12 months
715 USD/year
715 USD/year
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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Marketing in a Digital World MicroMasters Program in collaboration with Curtin University - CurtinX.

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Over the next decade, marketing jobs are projected to grow faster than the average for all occupations. In this era of digital disruption, companies are increasingly focused on digital marketing, creating heightened demand for a specialised skill set.

The Marketing in a Digital World MicroMasters Program from Curtin University - CurtinX equips learners with the key concepts and practical skills to build a career in marketing in the digital age. 

Throughout the program, learners will engage in problem solving and analytical thinking, gaining expertise in:

  • Creating and sustaining a brand;
  • Marketing through digital channels, such as social media;
  • Consumption behaviour across buying contexts;
  • Marketing metrics;
  • Digital brand engagement;
  • Digital brand reputation management.

What you will learn

  • To manage an online brand and to optimise paid, earned and owned digital media assets for maximum impact
  • To develop hands-on skills in proactive and reactive corporate reputation management based on global public relations best practice
  • To examine brand management decisions including the strategies and tactics to build and manage brand equity
  • To understand and apply the fundamentals of consumer and buyer psychology essential to the development of any effective marketing campaign
  • To apply marketing strategies of segmentation, targeting, positioning and differentiation within an online context

Job Outlook

  • Participants in this MicroMasters program are equipping themselves for a rapidly evolving field. There is sustained demand for marketing specialists as mid-career employees seek to enhance their competitiveness in the job market.
  • According to a 2016 CMO Survey, digital marketing is the leading skills gap in organisational marketing capabilities.
  • This program is designed to accelerate the careers of Marketers, Digital Marketers and Communication Professionals.
  • Specialised marketing skills are in demand among software publishers, and professionals in business support services such as Accountants, Web Designers and IT professionals.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Digital Branding and Engagement
  • Reputation Management in a Digital World
  • Buyer Behaviour and Analysis
  • Strategic Brand Management
  • Online Marketing Strategies

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months
    • 7 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.





Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    715 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 715 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    715 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 715 USD for the full programme during 12 months.


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