Upcoming Short Courses at GetSmarter – March & April 2019


It’s never too late to study and better yourself! And with GetSmart online courses, broadening your horizons has never been easier. So, if you’re looking to become a student (for the first time or once again), be sure to check out their upcoming online courses for the months of March and April 2019. Happy studies!

Choose Your Faculty

Whether you’re fresh out of high school looking to pursue studies in a preferred field or simply want to improve your skill set and bulk up your CV, GetSmarter online courses are they way to go! And they over a variety of courses across 15 different subjects including Art & Design, Education, Business Management, Writing, Marketing, Health and Law, just to name a few. Once you have completed your course, you’ll be equipped with workplace-ready skills, recognised by top universities.

March 2019

Art & Design Online Courses

Graphic Design Online Short Course

  • Date: Course starts 18 March 2019. Registration closes: 12 March 2019.
  • University: University of Cape Town
  • Length: 10 weeks online

Looking to go online and build a career in digital? Whether you’re looking to freelance, work at an agency or climb the corporate ladder in a corporation, this online graphic design course give you the technical and creative skills you need to become a successful graphic designer. Click here for more information about this course.

Web Design Online Short Course

  • Date: Course starts 25 March 2019. Registration closes: 19 March 2019.
  • University: University of Cape Town
  • Length: 10 weeks online

Web design is one of the most significant components of a website. And to remain competitive in your job market, the skills required to create, design and implement a professional website is what sets you apart from the crowd. With this short Web Design online course, you’ll master web design fundamentals including styling with HTML5 and CSS, and create optimised content and graphics. Click here for more information about this course.

Education

Instructional Design Online Short Course

  • Date: Course starts 25 March 2019. Registration closes 19 March 2019.
  • University: University of Witwatersrand
  • Length: 8 weeks online

The e-learning industry is constantly growing, which means effective e-learning programmes need dedicated instructional designers. So, if you’re interested in expanding your teaching experience and want to move into the online education industry, this instructional design course will help develop the skills necessary for you to create educational material perfect online learning. Click here for more information on this course.

Finance

Basics of Financial Management Online Short Course

  • Date: Course starts 25 March 2019. Registration closes 19 March 2019.
  • University: University of Cape Town
  • Length: 9 weeks online

Financial management is a crucial aspect of any thriving business. And if you have an interest in pursuing this field as your chosen career path, then fundamental knowledge of the subject is an advantage in both the talent market and entrepreneurial game. With this online course, you’ll master the fundamentals of financial management which will empower you with the essential skills in a business context. Click here for more information about this course.

Accounting Online Short Course

  • Date: Course starts 28 March 2019. Registration closes 22 March 2019.
  • University: University of Witwatersrand
  • Length: 9 weeks online

Are you interested in finances, numbers and such? Then this is the course for you! It’ll cover all the fundamentals of accounting, teaching you everything you need to know to fulfill a supporting role in any accounts department. The course will focus on draft financial statements, budgets, and measuring and evaluating financial performance, and more. Click here for more information.

Marketing

Copywriting For Online Marketing Online Short Course

  • Date: Course starts 28 March 2019. Registration closes 22 March 2019.
  • University: University of Cape Town
  • Length: 6 weeks online

Sharpen your copywriting skills and take on the marketing world with this online course. As a copywriter, you limited time to catch the attention of the average internet user with your written word. This course provides you with the tools and skills you need to tackle when writing in an ever-changing digital landscape. Click here to find out more about this course.

Real Estate

Property Management: Marketing, Contracts and Administration Online Short Course

  • Date: Course starts 25 March 2019. Registration closes 19 March 2019.
  • University: University of Cape Town
  • Length: 8 weeks online

Property management is a core component of the property industry, and knowledge of its principles and techniques can be of value to those who help manage the property of others. This online course will give you the various essential skills needed for effective property management. These skills include marketing, leasing, relationship management, maintenance, budgeting, and administration, as well as awareness of the potential for technology. Click here for more information.

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April 2019

Art & Design Online Courses

Digital Photography Online Short Course

  • Date: Course starts 04 April 2019. Registration closes 29 March 2019.
  • University: University of Cape Town
  • Length: 10 weeks online

A picture is worth a thousand words. There’s nothing more rewarding than capturing those beautiful moments in life with a professionally taken picture. By building on your camera knowledge and learning the habits of a professional DSLR photographer, you’ll gain creative control of your photographs and see photography in a whole new light. Click here to find out more about this course.

Education

Training and Development Management Online Short Course

  • Date: Course starts 25 April 2019. Registration closes 19 April 2019.
  • University: University of Cape Town
  • Length: 10 weeks online

Become the individual that’s responsible for molding and shaping corporate teams by stepping into training and development management. With this course, you’ll learn how to master the challenges, ethics and benefits surrounding planning effective training management courses. Take your career beyond traditional HR by taking this course, click here to find out more.

Writing

Copy-editing Online Short Course

  • Date: Course starts 02 May 2019. Registration closes 26April 2019.
  • University: University of Cape Town
  • Length: 10 weeks online

Published writing can be enhanced by the editing and proofreading. Whether you’re in the writing industry and want to boost your writing skill set or want to move into a more freelance writing or editing position, this course will help turn your love for grammar and punctuation into a career. Click here for more information.

For More Information

For more information about GetSmarter and their courses, visit www.getsmarter.com. You can also contact them on info@getsmarter.com or 021 447 7565.

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