|Faculty:||School of Media and Design|
|Field of Study:||Merchandising and Buying Operations
|Description:||Boost your career value exploring the dynamics of building excellence in brand performance.
The two-year Brand Management Ontario College Graduate Certificate program allows you to explore the many facets of brand strategy and management. Industry professionals share their insights and experience to teach you about the tools and strategies to be more business and brand savvy. Learn to navigate the global, digital and socially-conscious marketplace, enabling you to build and maintain a company`s most valuable asset-brand equity.
Analyze how a brand is perceived in the marketplace and discover meaningful insights that influence the development of brand strategies and plans. Identify the right combination of brand attributes to reflect and deliver the experience that the consumer expects from the brand. Learn how to develop commercial plans, in order to maximize sales. Develop the brand story to connect with consumers, selecting the appropriate brand channels while building brand equity through the management of strategic promotional campaigns. Measure success using brand equity tracking tools. Remain on the forefront of industry trends, by applying innovative and creative thinking skills in all areas of brand development and management.
|Prerequisites:*||These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
|Application Notes :||International applicants must provide proof of the subject specific requirements noted above along with proof of either: (IELTS / TOEFL) IELTS-International English Language Testing Service (Academic) Overall band of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each band; OR TOEFL-Internet-based (iBT)-overall 88, with a minimum of 22 in each component: Reading 22; Listening 22; Speaking 22; Writing 22.|