Business with Digital Marketing

Our Business with Digital Marketing programme sets you up for a career in the world of online business. You will learn about marketing, online retail and sales, and explore the use of digital and social media tools for positive business communications. Modern businesses need talented developers to help them manage their social media presence, and this programme will support you to progress to a wide range of exciting future career options. You will also have options for progression to Higher Education courses and to Level 6 Supervisory Management at Carlow Institute.

Whether it is designing a new business and retail website, managing content for social media, or creating an advert or campaign, our Business with Digital Marketing programme will prepare you with the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in this field. You will develop a broad range of practical web and social media technology skills and a detailed understanding of digital marketing, and business.

What Makes This Course Special

  • Get ‘hands-on’ experience
  • Learn with expert staff
  • Excellent progression routes to Higher Education
  • Explore the power of social media and digital marketing
  • Practical projects, problem solving and solutions with real businesses
  • Visits and trips

Course Content

  • Digital Marketing
  • E Business Studies
  • Marketing Practice
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Business Administration
  • Customer Service
  • Spreadsheet Methods
  • Work Experience

Progress to further study and careers including:

  • Business Digital Presence
  • Digital Marketing
  • eBusiness
  • eCommerce
  • Online Sales
  • Social Media Manager
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Website Development
  • Step-up to a wide range of Higher Edu cation courses


I studied Digital Marketing at Carlow Institute, I decided to do this course because I wanted to explore my options within Business and Marketing. I loved the “hands-on” experience of being the project leader and running a real digital marketing campaign for a client. Carlow Institute has given me the chance to start my own business and put me on the right path towards my future career.

Entry Requirements


  • QQI Level 5 Certificate in Business Studies 5M2102


  • All course fees, from registration to exams and awarding body fees as well as course materials and equipment are covered.
    (see costs, fees and finance)

Garda Vetting
See the Garda Vetting details on the Entry Requirements Page

PLSS Code: 415149

Coordinator: Miriam Monahan

Course is subject to minimum enrolment. The programme content shown is indicative and is subject to change according to Awarding Body requirements as well as enrolment and resources.