Marketing Communications (Fast Track)

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


This course will give you an understanding of fundamental marketing theory. You will explore aspects of social media marketing, advertising, public relations and branding.

This course will develop your knowledge and understanding of the creative campaign process and you will have the opportunity to create and design communications campaigns for industry clients.

At the end of the course, you'll have a strong portfolio of examples to demonstrate your competence to employers and academic institutes.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 5 including English; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Entry is subject to interview.

Progression Routes

HNC Marketing Communications, HND Marketing or HND Advertising and Public Relations or other SQA Awards.

Start Date

August, January



Study Method

Full time

Course Length

6 months


Marketing and Retail

SCQF Level


Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR


Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing