UCT Marketing online course

Duration: 10 weeks (excluding orientation) In an increasingly competitive business environment, companies need to make use of the latest brand management and promotional tactics to differentiate their offerings and attract target customers. Professionals with strong marketing skills can, therefore, play an important part in boosting an organisation’s bottom line. The University of Cape Town (UCT) Marketing … Read more

UCT Strategic Business Management online course

Duration: 10 weeks (excluding orientation) South Africa’s current economic climate is characterised by change and competition. This environment has created the need for managers with solid theoretical knowledge and practical skills in business management. In order to succeed, organisations need to remain competitive, adaptable, and resilient through accurate planning, implementation and forward-thinking strategies. The Strategic … Read more

UCT IT Management online course

Duration: 8 weeks (excluding orientation) Information technology (IT) plays a vital role in improving efficiencies in business environments. Its impact lies in its ability to facilitate new business models and provide richer ways of communicating with suppliers and customers. However, considering the rapid rate at which the IT industry evolves, professionals need to regularly update their … Read more

UCT Social Media Marketing online course

Duration: 8 weeks (excluding orientation) Social media has transformed the way in which businesses communicate with their customers. Once used predominantly for personal networking purposes, social channels are now recognised as key marketing tools, and organisations need a sound strategy in place in order to properly leverage these platforms for promotional success. The University of … Read more

UCT Accounting online courses

Duration: 9 weeks (excluding orientation) The success of any organisation relies, in part, on sound financial management. As a result, personnel with the skills to manage and control the monthly accounting cycle are an indispensable part of a business. The University of Cape Town (UCT) Accounting online short course provides an overview of core accounting … Read more

UCT Payroll and Tax Administration online course

Duration: 6 weeks (excluding orientation) Poor management of payroll and tax matters can cost a business significantly in both time and money, and is likely to frustrate and demotivate employees. Effective payroll administrators that are familiar with current legislation and best practices are, therefore, a valuable asset to any organisation. The University of Cape Town … Read more

UCT Blockchain and Digital Currency: The Future of Money online course

Duration: 6 weeks (excluding orientation) It’s no longer enough to simply know about cryptocurrencies. With crypto assets and blockchain technologies growing at unprecedented rates, professionals need the ability to analyse and understand how the latest developments in the finance industry will fundamentally change the way the financial system functions in the present and near-future. Organisations … Read more

UCT Data Science with Python online course

Duration: 8 weeks (excluding orientation) In a world that’s increasingly data-driven, organisations need professionals who can extract meaningful insights from data to make better business decisions. On the Data Science with Python online short course from the University of Cape Town (UCT), you’ll have the opportunity to develop practical data science and analysis skills for … Read more

UCT Graphic Design online course

Duration: 10 weeks (excluding orientation) Most organisations will, at some point, require the skills of a graphic designer. Professionals in this field play an integral role in enhancing a brand’s visual presence, and are highly valued for their ability to convey meaning through visual elements. This Graphic Design online short course from the University of Cape … Read more

UCT Occupational Health and Safety online course

Duration: 10 weeks (excluding orientation) The South African Occupational Health and Safety Act stipulates that all local companies with more than 20 employees must have health and safety measures in place. However, many businesses don’t fully understand their legal responsibilities or know where to start when it comes to championing health and safety practices in the … Read more