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Introduction to Advertising

Discover why advertising works and how to make it work for you. Put pen to paper as a copywriter, analyse consumer behaviour, and unpack the industry's ethical and legal questions.

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University of South Australia



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University of Southern Queensland

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Swinburne University of Technology

Use your creativity to engage and influence today’s crowded marketplace

With a focus on digital advertising, this degree prepares you for roles in today’s dynamic advertising industry. Learn how to create content and plan campaigns. Access industry leaders to model their professional conduct and learn how agencies work.

100% online

3 years full time or part time equivalent

Edith Cowan University

A blended skillset of communication and creativity

Become highly employable and look forward to a career of diversity with this business and communications degree. Study the importance of customers and brands—and learn how to strategically influence them. Build skills in traditional and digital media.

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3 years full time or part time equivalent

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