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Marketing courses

Discover the world of marketing with our diverse range of courses. Whether you are interested in learning about marketing decision making or even event management, we have a suite of progressive courses. Gain the skills to take your career further you can study at degree or postgraduate level.


Many of our graduates gain employment in the following industries:

  • marketing
  • event management
  • advertising
  • public relations
  • media planning
  • sales strategy.


Our marketing courses are provided by our College of Business and College of Arts.

Short courses 1 course

Duration: 1000 hours
EAP is a university and TAFE preparation course. It is designed for students with upper intermediate to advanced levels of English who want to gain admission to an Australian TAFE, undergraduate or postgraduate course.

Higher Education diplomas 1 course

Higher education diplomas

Study a one-year specialised diploma, with more focussed academic and English support to better prepare you for success in undergraduate study.

On completion, you will be guaranteed entry into the second year of a nominated bachelor degree.

Duration: 1 year
The Diploma of Business (Enterprise) provides students with the opportunity to prepare for transition into university studies and further studies in the Bachelor of Business (BBNS) and/or for transition to the workforce at entry level.

Bachelor degrees (undergraduate) 1 course

Duration: 3 years
After a common first year, you'll focus on accounting, banking & finance, event management, financial risk management, human resources, information systems, international hospitality, tourism or trade, management & innovation, marketing, music industry, or supply chain & logistics management.

Postgraduate 5 courses

Duration: 1 year
The Graduate Diploma of Business (Marketing) offers graduates a critical overview of marketing theory.
Duration: 2 years
Broaden your career prospects and prepare for a management or leadership role in the marketing industry.
Duration: 0.5 years
Develop ethical and sustainable marketing programs for a diverse set of stakeholders in a constantly changing digital and marketing environment.
Duration: 1.5 years
The Master of Marketing offers graduates a critical overview of marketing theory and science.
Duration: 0.5 years

Learn to promote the sport you love in community or elite settings, with a Graduate Certificate in Sport Marketing from VU. The sport-marketing qualification teaches you to build the brand and customer awareness of sport organisations.

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