*NEW* ​Digital Marketing in Practice

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Applications are open 

APPLY NOW

To apply download and complete the two forms below AND include certified copies of your ID and matric certificate AND highest qualification. 

UJ Application form 2021 

UJ Student Agreement form 2021

Once completed please email all documents to Wangari Mwaniki wmwaniki@uj.ac.za    

About Digital Marketing in Practice  

The University of Johannesburg brings you SA's only Digital Marketing in Practice certificate. This practical course introduces students to both the theory and practice of digital marketing techniques, tools, and processes.

Not only will you gain the digital marketing fundamentals and knowledge of the platforms, channels and "digital mix" elements, at the university of choice, our students – more importantly – get a hands-on application of the theory learned through four full-day practical classes.

The Digital Marketing in practice course brings you content on the latest, up to date Digital Marketing expertise by industry leaders as well as specialist academics in the field of Digital Marketing.

All lectures are conveniently on a Saturday (no need to put in leave) and are presented by some of the best in the industry.


Details on the duration of the course

This course takes place over 6 weeks (including 4 weeks of online classes to review in your own time and 4 practical day classes from 9 am to 16 pm on a Saturday on the UJ Kingsway Campus with your instructor. At the end of week 5, you will have 1 test day and at the end of week 6, you will have 1 project date hand-in.

What are the costs for the Digital Marketing in Practice certificate?

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The Digital Marketing in practice course costs R16 230.00 which includes your:

  • Registration fee
  • UJ Student card
  • E-book with all the course content
  • Online lecture slides and classes
  • Four practical contact session days with your assigned lecturers
  • Latest up to date Digital Marketing content developed by industry leaders and specialist academics in the field of Digital Marketing
  • Lectures presented by some of the best in the digital industry
  • Convenient practical classes offered on a Saturday (no need to put in leave for those working full-time)

Download the UJ Digital Marketing in Practice 2021 brochure.

Ready to apply?* 

To apply download and complete the two forms below AND include certified copies of your ID and matric certificate and highest qualification. 

UJ Application form 2021

UJ Student Agreement form 2021


Once completed please email all documents to Wangari Mwaniki once completed please email all documents to Wangari Mwaniki wmwaniki@uj.ac.za

*Step by step guide to complete the application is available in the course brochure that you can download above 

Need help?

Feel free to email Wangari Mwaniki with any application-related queries. 

Course dates 2021* 

February course offering
Application closing dateClass datesTest and assignment due date
29 January 2021 Saturday 6, 13, 20, 27 February 2020

Test: Saturday 6 March 2021 (online) 

Assignment: 14 March 09:00 (online submission)

Final marks released: 28 March 2020

March & April course offering
26 February 2021Saturday 6,13, 27 March AND 10 April 2020

Test: Saturday 17 April 2021 (online) 

Assignment: 24 April 2021 (online submission)

Final marks released: 10 May 2020

August & September course offering
30 July 2021 14 (online), 21 (online), 28 August (practical at UJ) AND 4 September 2021 (practical at UJ)

Test: Saturday 11 September 2021 (online) 

Assignment: 18 September 09:00 (online submission)

Final marks released: 4 October 2021

*Please note that the Department reserves the right to not run the course on the dates as indicated above if the desired number of applicants is not reached. 

Be sure to contact us to confirm that the programme will run on the dates you are interested in.

Contact Us

For further questions kindly email Dr. Beate Stiehler-Mulder @ bstiehler@uj.ac.za or the programme assistant Wangari Mwakik @ wmwaniki@uj.ac.za  

011 559 3200 


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