National Certificate in Advertising (NQF 5)MICT SETA Qualification Information Technology 132 Credits 1 Year Register
Purpose of Qualification
Advertising practice demands an attention to detail, adherence to deadlines, work ethic, positive regard for others (i.e. colleagues and clients), professionalism and a willingness to go beyond the obvious. The purpose of this qualification is to ensure that qualified learners understand advertising agency processes, systems and technical methods in general, and specialise in the processes, systems and technical methods that they are (to be) involved in by achieving specific competence. These processes, systems and technical methods refer tocopywriting, art direction and design, client service, media buying, television/radio production, and print production.
- Advertising Specialist
- Production Artist
- Advertising Campaign Manager
Department of Higher Education and Training.
MICT Seta (SAQA ID: 58820)
New National Senior Certificate (NSC) that allow entry to the Higher Education Certificate, Diploma or Bachelor’s Degree OR Equivalent Advertising NQF Level 4 qualification.
Vertical articulation is possible to the Diploma in Business Administration (NQF Level 6).
Assessment of Programme
Assessment is conducted as both Formative Assessment and Summative Assessments. The Formative Assessment is covered as Continuous Assessment Tests and compilation
of a Portfolio of Evidence by the student. The Summative Assessment takes place as a National Summative exam for First and Second Semesters. It is compulsory for all
students to complete WIL for completion of the programme.
- Evaluate Advertising Assignment Progress
- Evaluate Advertising Assignment Outputs
- Gather, Record and Interpret Business Related Information