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The Various Working Options Within a Digital Marketing Career

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Did you know?
If you have a career within Digital Marketing and or if you have attained a couple of years of marketing experience, you don’t necessarily have to live the corporate “9am - 5pm” work life.

With Digital Marketing, no matter what you specialise in, there are plenty of various working options. For instance, you could become Head of the Marketing Department at a spontaneous brand. Or you could be a part of an agency, or join a start-up company. Or if working remotely and making up your own work hours is more of your thing, then you could potentially get into doing Freelancing/Contracting work.

Additionally, if you’re more entrepreneurial, you could even drift off and become a Marketing Consultant for various businesses. Or even start your own Digital Marketing agency just like Anastasia, an NZIE Graduate did! 

“I have successfully graduated from the NZIE and now I have opened my own Digital Marketing Agency“.

Overall, marketing is an asset that’s in every company’s tool belt. For that reason, the digital marketing career path isn’t going away anytime soon. 

However, it is becoming a more competitive and complex industry. With ever-changing trends and ever-changing consumers, demand for digital marketers is growing, and marketing professionals who can offer digital expertise are becoming highly sought after.

So, if you’re interested in pursuing an exciting career in Digital Marketing, why don’t you start by studying a Diploma in Digital Marketing with the New Zealand Institute of Education (NZIE). 

It’s a Level 7 NZQA accredited course which is also continuously adapted to meet the needs of the ever-changing digital landscape. 

With this Diploma, students not only learn about industry tools and tactics but also get to gain beneficial work experience. 

Students also acquire an excellent opportunities: 

  • to network
  • build connections
  • learn from talented industry-experienced tutors
  • skilled guest speakers from existing agencies and businesses
  • and highly sought-after social media influencers like How to DAD!

The NZIE Diploma is an excellent stepping-stone for your Digital Marketing Career and ticket into this exciting, fast-paced industry! Spots are filling out quickly, so don’t miss out and apply today!

Author Neevashni Ram

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To be admitted into NZ Certificate in English Language Level 4 General, all applicants must meet the following requirements:

a) Be a speaker of English as an additional language; and

b) Hold a NZCEL Applied Level 3 [3667] qualification; or

c) Pass an NZIE entry test that meets the requirements for the CEFR B2 requirements or equivalent; and

d) Be of a minimum age of 16 years or older; and.

e) Be a New Zealand citizenship or permanent residency OR Certificate of Refugee Status and evidence of eligibility to study for the duration of enrolment; OR Have a student visa.

Entry Criteria:

To be admitted into NZ Certificate in English Language Level 3 General, all applicants must meet the following requirements:

a) Be a speaker of English as an additional language; and

b) Hold a NZCEL Level 2 qualification; or

c) Pass an NZIE entry test that meets the requirements for the CEFR mid B1 requirements or equivalent; and

d) Be of a minimum age of 16 years or older; and.

e) Be a New Zealand citizen or resident; or have Certificate of Refugee Status and evidence of eligibility to study for the duration of enrolment; or have a student visa.

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You are only eligible for Fees-Free if you haven’t previously undertaken more than 60 credits (half a year of equivalent full-time tertiary education, 0.5 EFTS) at Level 3 or above on the NZQF – New Zealand Qualifications Framework.

To check if you meet the requirements, visit the New Zealand Government’s Fees-Free website and enter your National Student Number (NSN)

If you do not have an NSN, contact your Student Support Advisor.

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