N6 Marketing Management: National Certificate

The field of Marketing has a place for all sorts of people with different talents and interests. It doesn’t matter if you are an extrovert and like speaking to people face to face; or whether you’re an introvert and would prefer to work behind the scenes on the next best advertising campaign. You can be creative with writing, you can lead as a manager or you can be technical as a researcher. Marketing has a place for everyone.

The National Certificate: N6 Marketing Management is the final certificate in our Marketing Programme. This certificate combined with 18 months of practical experience will give you a National Diploma.

Course Information:

Course:National Certificate: N6 Marketing Management
Accredited by:The Quality Council of Trades and Occupations (QCTO)
Examinations:There are three open book assignments that can be completed at home. As well as a final exam set by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET).

Exam opportunities:
There are two exam opportunities.
May/June and October/November

Registration Period:
February – May/June exam
August – October/November exam

NOTE: The final exam is an external exam. External exam fees are not covered in your course fees. This means that you will have to pay an additional amount to write your exam.

Award type:National N Certificate
Award issued by:DHET and the QCTO
SAQA ID:66996
NQF level:National Qualifications Framework (NQF) level 06
Length of course:12 months
Entrance requirement:National Certificate: N5 Marketing Management


Marketing Management N4 

  • Entrepreneurship and Business Management N4
  • Marketing Management N4
  • Management Communication N4
  • Computer Practice N4

Marketing Management N5

  • Entrepreneurship and Business Management N5
  • Marketing Management N5
  • Sales Management N5
  • Computer Practice N5

Marketing Management N6

  • Marketing Management N6
  • Sales Management N6
  • Marketing Communication N6
  • Marketing Research N6


Your awesome qualification is the National Certificate: N6 Marketing Management, awarded to you by the DHET.

Career Paths In Marketing Management

  •   Public Relations
  •   Product Planning
  •   Advertising Management
  •   Digital Marketing
  •   Marketing Research
  •   Sales
  •   Branding
  •   Copywriting

Gaining Your Practical Work Experience

Gaining your practical work experience has never been easier with the DHET’s free placement service. They take your information as a graduate and match it with employers who offer Work Integrated Learning (WIL).

How can I get Started?

Get a head start in your career and start your qualification today.

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Last updated: November 16, 2018