Digital Marketing

Gain hands-on experience creating a digital marketing strategy. Whether you’re starting out or complementing an existing skill set, you'll begin with the basics, learning about personas, mapping out the customer journey, and defining campaign objectives. With the fundamentals of search engine optimization (SEO) and search engine marketing (SEM), you’ll get up to speed with the digital tools and platforms that can equip you for a successful career in digital marketing.

Start Date

Jan. 24, 2022

10 Weeks

Live + Self-Guided Learning


Course Details

Course Outline:

  • 10 weeks of online training
  • 1 hour per week of live technical training on a weekday
  • 1 hour per week of live office hours session with the instructor
  • Up to 2 hours per week of live success program session
  • 5-7 hours per week of self paced learning
  • Participant showcase on the last week of the program where participants will present the project they completed in the course to a panel of industry experts and potential hiring managers

What you'll learn:

  • Define key customer audiences, objectives, and common social media strategies
  • Design and optimize the digital marketing mix for business objectives
  • Analyze common search engine strategies (SEO, SEM)
  • Design and develop a digital marketing strategy aligned to business needs/organizational context
  • Critically reflect on and justify the approach taken to create a digital marketing strategy

Career Pathways

Digital Marketing Specialist

  • Currently 2,500+ related roles in Canada
  • Helps to drive sales for a company through digital platforms like e-commerce websites and social media. Analyzes data on how customers are engaging online to help inform marketing efforts.
  • Can work directly with a company, as a contractor or as a freelancer
Learning Partners
  • OntarioTech University
  • Talent

If you are:

  • 16 years of age or older
  • Belong to an underrepresented community (i.e. Black, Indigenous or Person of Colour, 2SLGBTQ+, newcomer, etc.)
  • Located in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area
  • Eligible to work in Canada
  • Looking for training to land full-time employment in a tech or innovation role
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