3 YEARS PART-TIME | NQF LEVEL 7 | 360 CREDITS | SAQA ID: 91723
Acquire the kind of complex problem solving and strategic skills required to forge the paths that unlock the true potential of a brand. The IIE BA in Strategic Brand Communication equips students with the kind of strategic thinking and inspired planning skills that are in high demand across a broad range of the brand communications industry. The programme develops the crucial strategic skills required to identify, explore, analyse, and solve pressing brand communication challenges through the development and implementation of innovative, original, and accountable strategies.
So, you are about to enter higher education, or you are pursuing a career and want to accelerate to the next level, or you may be at a time in your life where you can finally follow the path you’ve desired for so long.
This is exactly why online learning with The IIE’s Vega School is the perfect fit for ambitious individuals who lead full lives and want to pursue a rewarding career as an innovative strategic brand builder. Whether you are entering higher education for the first time or returning to studies to make a career move, you will benefit from the flexibility that online learning offers. More importantly, you gain access to hands-on specialist training unique to The IIE’s Vega.
Vega is distinctively a brand-centric school enjoying high respect in industry. Our tutors possess the requisite expert knowledge and experience to encourage and develop strategic thinking, creativity and innovation.
By joining us you can pursue your purpose, advance your career and become part of an influential network of industry partners and alumni.
The online delivery includes:
Note: While you can generally structure your study time as you need, there are scheduled online sessions through which you get mediated support. Scheduled assessments in the form of online activities, assignments and exams are paced to ensure your studies progress to achieve your qualification within the recommended timeframe.
Structure of the degree for online learning:
The IIE BA in Strategic Brand Communication consists of 24 modules and has been set up to support a three-year journey with a maximum completion time of seven years. Students are required to register per academic year; and each academic year consists of two semesters.
Brand Activation in Year 2 and Brand Challenge in Year 3 are hallmark Vega projects and provide exciting opportunities to engage with real-life briefs and apply what it means to be creatively strategic and strategically creative. Students are required to participate in a four-week online collaborative discussion forum followed by a two-day on-campus block preparation and presentation session.
Students are encouraged to complete 120 hours (in one or several periods) of industry immersion and receive an IIE Vega Industry Immersion certificate of completion before they graduate. These immersions create unique opportunities for students to explore their professional interests and potentially secure an internship programme or full-time position in a company, agency or consultancy.
What you need in terms of technology, time and materials:
R45 000 Full Settlement Total Fee
R47 800 Instalment Total Fee (10 Monthly Instalments)
R10 000 *Deposit (Applicable to both fee options)
*Deposit Included in Total Fee
You will be required to complete a new contract annually which will include fees for that year. Returning students to contact their Relationship Navigator for 2021 fees.
Applications received from 1 December 2020 to 28 February 2021 are subject to a non-refundable late application fee of R850.
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