Taught course

Professional Marketing

Nottingham Trent University · Division of Marketing, Retail and Operations
CIM Cert

Entry requirements

One or more of: CIM Level 3 Introductory Certificate in Marketing qualification Any relevant Level 3 qualification Any UK Degree or International equivalent International Baccalaureate (equivalent to NQF Level 3 and above) Professional practice (suggested one year in a marketing role) and diagnostic assessment onto Level 4.

Months of entry


Course content

The aim of the CIM Level 4 Certificate in Professional Marketing is to provide the practising marketer with relevant, contemporary marketing content to equip them for the current global landscape.

Learning is brought to life through meaningful and active assessment methods which embrace the modern marketing industry.

Successful completion of the CIM Level 4 Certificate in Professional Marketing will establish the knowledge, skills and understanding to be able to perform at an operational level and to carry out an essential and successful professional marketing role within the workplace.

The course incorporates the following core and elective modules and are broken down as follows:


Integrated communications


Customer Experience
Digital Marketing

Each module can be registered for separately and studied as a distinct, stand alone award in that subject. However, to achieve the CIM Level 4 Certificate in Professional Marketing, a pass in both mandatory modules plus one elective module is required.

Qualification and course duration

CIM Cert

part time
12 months

Course contact details

Nottingham Business School
+44 (0) 115 848 4460