30th January 2001



The University of Lincolnshire & Humberside is to launch the widelyrecognised CIM Advanced Certificate in Marketing.


The qualification is run by the Chartered Institute of Marketing(CIM), the worldís leading professional marketing organisation, andis being launched at the Lincoln campus from 19th February.


The Advanced Certificate in Marketing is a practical hands-on qualification and is widely recognised by marketing professionals.Students can progress to the Postgraduate Diploma in Marketingand eventually to an MA in Marketing.


The course is designed for those who are degree-qualified or whohave marketing experience. The university already offers marketingdegrees at both Hull and Lincoln campuses.


"This is great news for the university," said Caroline Hardiman,university spokeswoman. "We have received so many enquiriesregarding the course itís excellent that we are now able to offer it."


The one-year course will run for two evenings per week, from6.00pm to 9.00pm (evenings are to be confirmed), and costs630pounds.


The university is holding an enrolment evening at the Lincolncampus in the Atrium on Monday 12th February.


For further information about this qualification contact SimonWeakley on 01522 882000 or e-mail sweakley@humber.ac.uk