Sport and Event Marketing Grad Cert GBC
George Brown College, Canada
About This Program
This Sport and Event Marketing Graduate Certificate program of George Brown College will teach you how to leverage sport and events as a marketing communication medium. You will be developing skills to provide innovative solutions in sports, entertainment and cause-related marketing within 12 months.
This learning experience will enable you to:
Participation in extracurricular activities will afford you an opportunity to build on your knowledge and skills while networking. These activities may include:
This Sport and Event Marketing Graduate Certificate program is offered at the St. James Campus of George Brown College.
You will find, as a student of this program, that learning is hands-on and project-based, incorporating case studies and projects that can involve industry partners.
As the program features a co-op (paid) or internship (unpaid) work term, you may work with employers and George Brown's industry partners to identify potential work experience opportunities. You will then apply for these opportunities and go through a competitive interview process.
You may also pursue self-directed industry work experience opportunities that may provide the learning experiences that can in turn be added to your resume.
In your final semester, you will be working with classmates in teams, organizing and executing a charitable event.
Though this Sport and Event Marketing Graduate Certificate program of George Brown College focuses on sport as the learning catalyst, you can also apply concepts to deliver innovative, integrated promotions to other sectors through utilizing event marketing based planning and execution.
Like many graduates of this program, you may find employment in the sports and entertainment industry, promotional/advertising agencies, a variety of corporations and not-for-profit organizations in areas such as:
By the time you graduate, you will gain skills and have demonstrated the ability to:
WORK EXPERIENCE TERM
Course Code : B400
College : School of Marketing
Duration : 12 months (2 semesters in-class, 1 semester work experience)
Qualifications Level : Ontario College Graduate Certificate
All fees listed below are quoted in Canadian Dollar (CAD).
Take note of the following:
Accommodation for International Students at George Brown College
Toronto has a large housing and rental market that offers numerous accommodation options for students. George Brown College however, does not arrange non-homestay accommodation for students. Estimated costs for privately arranged accommodation may range from $500-$1200 per month, depending on individual living situation and location.
George Brown College's free Housing Services offer support in helping students find off-campus housing. This will be an advantage for you as it generally takes about 2-3 weeks to find an apartment in Toronto. Apartment listings usually go up 1-2 months previous to their availability so if you’re looking to move beginning of September it is usually good to start looking in July.
Housing Cost (your choice):
If you would rather live in the residence of the college, you should sign up early. The George, as the building is known, has the flexibility of 8 month- (Fall/Winter) and 4 Month- (Summer) agreements. Units are 2-bedroom suites that include a kitchenette and 3-piece bathroom with Wi-Fi, phone, and cable television.
As costs are subject to change, the above figures may be changed at any time without notice by the administration of George Brown College. Please check with your IVC-assigned Visa Counselor or Documentation Officer periodically for any changes.
When estimating your cost of living for an academic year, include rent, weekly supermarket shopping, some meals on campus, electricity bills, heating bills, refuse bills, parking fees, mobile phone expenses, travel, clothing, snacks on campus, socializing, and health.
Intake Dates :
There are three intake dates every year:
IVC has a 3-month preparation period that includes, among others:
It is important to apply early as this course may have many applicants. Moreover, beginning an application well in advance of the intake date will allow you a lot of time to prepare for the IELTS and consolidate your academic and professional credentials for your visa application. So make sure you apply early!
Admission and entry requirements for this qualification are in accordance with the academic regulations of George Brown College as listed:
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