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Digital Marketer Level 3 Apprenticeship

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

This programme has various start dates throughout the year and will take 18 months to complete.

Entry requirements
  • Individual employers will set the selection criteria, but this might include GCSEs, A levels, a level 2 apprenticeship or other relevant qualifications, relevant experience and/or an aptitude test with a focus on functional maths.
  • Level 2 English and maths will need to be achieved, if not already, prior to taking the end point assessment.
  • Employers are likely to be looking for a proven passion for digital and social media.
  • Please see our Apprenticeship vacancies: https://www.barnsley.ac.uk/our-departments/apprenticeships/apprenticeshipvacancies/
You will achieve

Level 3 Digital Marketer Apprenticeship Standard.

Last updated: 19th June 2019

Course overview

The primary role of a digital marketer is to define, design, build and implement digital campaigns across a variety of online and social media platforms to drive customer acquisition, customer engagement and customer retention. A digital marketer will typically be working as part of a team, in which they will have responsibility for some of the straightforward elements of the overall marketing plan or campaign. The marketer will work to marketing briefs and instructions. They will normally report to a digital marketing manager, a marketing manager or an IT Manager.

Click here for further information regarding the Standard Apprenticeship.

Course content

Technical knowledge and understanding is assessed on programme through a combination of Ofqual-regulated Knowledge Modules and specified vendor and professional qualifications. These must be passed before the end point assessment can take place.

Modules

  • Principles of Coding
  • Marketing Principles
  • Digital Marketing

How will I be assessed?

The End Point Assessment will take place in the last 8 weeks of the Apprenticeship and will comprise four components: a Portfolio, a Project, an Employer Reference and a Structured Interview. The End Point Assessment Organisation will provide guidance materials for the each of the Assessment Methods.

What equipment will I need?

You will need a folder, plastic wallets, dividers and a USB device.

Where will I study?

Old Mill Lane campus
Church Street
Barnsley
S70 2AX

What can I do next?

Digital Marketing Assistant, Digital Marketing Executive, Digital Marketing Co-ordinator, Campaign Executive, Social Media Executive, Content Co-ordinator, Email Marketing Assistant, SEO Executive, Analytics Executive, Digital Marketing Technologist.

How much does the course cost?

There is no cost to being an apprentice. All costs associated with your apprenticeship, including the cost of training and your salary, will be paid by your employer.

Extra information

Contact the Apprenticeship Team

For further information please contact the team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email: info@barnsley.ac.uk

 

 

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Additional Learning Support

Our Additional Learning Support team can provide you with the support you need. Please contact them on +44 (0)1226 216 769.

English and Maths

Having good English and maths qualifications are important for most careers and we want to give you the help you need to succeed.

If you are aged 16 – 19 and don’t already have a grade C/4 or above in GCSE English and maths they will automatically be included in your study programme. If you want to work towards higher grades in English and maths  we can help you do that too.

Need a higher level maths qualification? We offer a Level 3 Mathematical Studies (Core Maths).

This can be added to your study programme

If you need any further information, please contact the Info Team.

Disclaimer

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Digital Marketer Level 3 Apprenticeship