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Foundation Degree in Science in Marketing (Ulster University)

Course Code: C5115
Campus: Titanic Quarter
Week Commencing: 10 Sep 18
18/19 Academic Year End Date:
08 Jun 19
Time: 09:00-18:00
Marketing is an integral part of any business and even within the current economic climate, is a sector which remains in growth. If you are interested in specialising and working in the marketing field then this two year full-time course is for you.

This programme has been running successfully since 2013 and scheduled for revalidation by Ulster University in April 2018.  A key feature of the programme is the emphasis on improving employability skills and in the first year you will complete a module on Personal and Professional Development to support career planning.  In second year there is a compulsory period of work placement when you will complete a marketing project.

The units you will be studying include (subject to revalidation):  Essentials of Marketing, Services Marketing, Marketing Research, Integrated Marketing Communications, Business Management, Marketing Planning, Consumer Behaviour and Digital Marketing.

This programme of study is likely to include enrichment units, which are an additional component to enhance your employability.  There is no extra charge for these units.

Early application is recommended.

This course session is currently closed for enrolment/applications – it may be offered at a later date – please continue to check our website for updates.

Career Opportunities / Progression

Successful graduates have a choice of progression opportunities subject to meeting entry requirements and can apply to complete a top-up degree at university e.g. BSC Hons Marketing at Ulster University or a professional programme of study e.g. Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) which is currently being offered on a part-time study basis at Belfast Met.

Entry Requirements

Requirements are pre-defined by the College’s admissions criteria which are outlined at

However the specific admissions criteria for this foundation degree requires:
• A minimum of 80 tariff points at Level 3 (UCAS New tariff points for entry to Higher Education) (200 tariff points using the old UCAS tariff points system) to include a minimum of either one Grade C at GCE A2 level or one Merit grade BTEC.
• You must also have a minimum of a Grade C in GCSE English and Maths (or equivalent).
All applicants must attend a pre-entry guidance session.


Tuition Fee


Fees relate to year 1 of a 2 year course.

All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.

Contact Information

Heather Gibson, Tel: 028 9026 5022 or email: [email protected]