What do the world's greatest brands such as IBM, Sony and Toyota have in common?
Strong market position. This is essential for any successful organisation and it is certainly what makes TAFE NSW - Western Sydney Institute's Blacktown College stand out from the rest!
Teacher, Karen Webb (pictured here holding her successful text book, Consumer Behaviour), explained that "What also makes us unique is the genuine interest and concern we have for our students. This is certainly something that our International Students particularly love about the College."
According to Karen, one of the courses popular among International Students is the Advanced Diploma of Marketing, TAFE NSW Course number 17857, CRICOS code: 064208K. This is an 18 month full-time course. The academic entry requirements for students from Sri Lanka are 3 passes at the GCE A/L or 2 passes at the London A/L. A recent academic IELTS score of 5.5 is an essential English entry requirement.
The Advanced Diploma of Marketing is recognised as a high quality course that offers successful graduates a pathway to a range of University studies. The curriculum is rigorous yet practical, to suit industry needs. The programe also allows students time for tutorial support, career advice and consultation in relation to job opportunities.
"Students with the Advanced Diploma of Marketing will receive 100 credit points toward the Bachelor of Business and Commerce - Marketing (Degree 2739) at University of Western Sydney (UWS)," explained Karen.
"The teachers at Blacktown College are highly qualified and very experienced. Many of our staff are published authors and have developed course curriculum. We also have a PhD level tutor on staff, adding to the high calibre of our courses. Our team has strong links to the marketing and advertising industries, as well as a number of Universities," added Karen.
The Advanced Diploma of Marketing is offered at Blacktown College which is conveniently located 15 minutes from the Norwest Business Park. The College offers a broad range of courses and services to meet the needs of about 7,500 students. International students also have the opportunity to study at the Certificate, Diploma and Advanced Diploma levels in Business, Office Studies, Information Technology and Tourism at Blacktown College.
Blacktown College is part of TAFE NSW - the largest education and training provider in Australia. TAFE offers over 1,200 practical, work-oriented training courses in over 130 campus locations in Sydney and New South Wales. TAFE NSW Institutes are government owned and operated by the New South Wales Department of Education and Training (DET). Western Sydney Institute (WSI) is one of the 10 TAFE NSW Institutes and it has seven campus locations in Sydney where international students from more than 30 countries study.