Diploma in Digital Marketing - Level 3

Quick facts about the Diploma in

Digital Marketing

  • The qualification - Level 3 Diploma accredited by Gateway Qualifications

  • Funding - Via the Advanced Learner Loan - find out more here

  • Who it's for - Anyone wanting to develop their career or go on to further education

  • Location - Skills Growth Academy - Tower Bridge Centre

  • Duration - 6 months

  • Classes - Blended learning (classroom and online)

About Diploma in Digital Marketing


Skills Growth Academy offers the Diploma in Digital Marketing at its East London centre, located just a stone's throw from Tower Bridge. The Diploma in Digital Marketing course aims to provide learners with the skills and knowledge needed for a career in digital marketing and enable learners to begin a career in digital marketing or to go onto further study in digital marketing or a similar field.

During this Digital Marketing course learners will:

  • Gain an understanding of key digital marketing concepts

  • Learn how digital marketing fits into a business and its wider goals

  • Gain knowledge of key digital marketing tools

  • Understand key metrics and how to use them to measure success

Units Covered

During this course you will complete a total of 75 credits.


Modules will include:

  • Principles of Marketing and Evaluation

  • Digital Marketing Metrics and Analytics

  • Content Marketing

  • E-mail Marketing

  • Principles of Social Media within a Business

  • Content Management System Website Creation

Entry Requirements

We will assess all applicants suitability on a case-by-case basis. Successful applicants will likely possess one of the following or the equivalent of:


  • Five GCSEs A* - C

  • BTEC qualification(s)​

  • GCSE or Functional Skills qualifications in English and mathematics

  • Relevant work experience


This course aims to provide career development to those already working in the marketing or digital marketing profession, to equip learners not in work or working in a different sector to find work in a digital marketing related role or to enable progression onto further education in digital marketing or similar or related fields of study.



Learners will be required to maintain a portfolio of work which evidences what they have covered and learnt during this course. This portfolio will be internally assessed. 




Attendance is required two days a week 10:00 - 16:00 at our Tower Bridge Centre. Learners can choose to enrol in Group A, classes for which take place on Mondays and Tuesdays, or Group B, classes for which take place on Wednesdays and Thursdays . A support session will be available every Friday where learners can get extra help with what has been covered in that week's classes or support with their assignments. This session will be delivered online over Zoom or learners may attend in-person.

Our expert course tutor will guide you through the course and our centre is equipped with everything you need to be able to complete assignments and undertake independent study, including computers and laptops. 

Career Support

One of the core aims of this qualification is to increase learners' employability. During this course learners will complete important modules such as the Develop Own Professionalism module. Additionally we will provide learners with a CV writing workshop and actively help learners find work in a digital marketing or related role.


The fee for this course is £4,170. The full course fee can be funded via the Advanced Learner Loan. You can find more information about the Advanced Learner Loan here

We are able to provide a bursary of up to £50 a month for the reimbursement of travel costs to the centre.

Upcoming Courses

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Wednesdays & Thursdays