CERTIFICATE IN ADVERTISING
CAREERS IN ADVERTISING:
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The Advertising for Creatives certificate program is unique in providing industry-specific education for future advertising writers, account executives and art directors. Our faculty are advertising and marketing industry professionals. They teach the creative aspects of advertising through hands-on studio work combined with theoretical, strategic, and historical perspectives. Courses additionally draw on the constructs and paradigms of marketing, research, sociology, psychology, visual art and design to enrich and extend the understanding of advertising concepts and applications. Please be advised that the advertising courses are consecutive and that enrollment is therefore limited.
Our Certificate in Advertising will:
According to the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on the Creative Economy, the creative economy is a vital and growing contributor to growth and employment in many countries, particularly in advanced industrial nations. It spans sectors such as advertising, broadcasting, architecture, arts/culture, craft, design, fashion, music, publishing, and technology. In Britain, the creative industries contributed £84.1 billion to the economy in 2014, and grew almost twice as fast as the rest of publicly traded companies in the UK. It also revealed that the number of jobs in the creative industries grew by almost nine per cent between 2013 and 2014 - almost double the rest of the economy as a whole (4.6 per cent).