Improve Your ‘Employability’ With These Short Courses At Victoria University

Vicotira University promoter Rajiv Ruparelia is ensuring the university is relevant to Ugandans and Africa Vicotira University promoter Rajiv Ruparelia is ensuring the university is relevant to Ugandans and Africa

You probably have a degree from a reputable university in what many consider to be a strong degree but you are finding hard to find a job. This could be the case because you lack a particular complementing skill which your degree course didn’t provide.

This year, Victoria University Kampala is offering a chance to widen your skills knowledge. The University has announced a number of skills based short courses that both job seekers and employees seeking for new skill can undertake to boost their employability.

Digital Marketing

The Internet and Online Customers have moved forward at such a fast pace that if you don’t learn about the digital medium you risk foregoing potential sales, customers, business opportunities as well as have a gap in your future career in Marketing.

The courses offer a deep understanding of marketing and to understand why digital and social media elements of marketing are so critical in business. It also offers you new knowledge and skills in Internet Marketing, help you extend your marketing knowledge, learn how to create an Internet Marketing Plan & Presence and the latest e-marketing strategies about: SEO, PPC Advertising, Social Media, Web Analytics, Blogging, E-mail Marketing and more.

This course is for job seekers and entrepreneurs, marketing managers, communication specialists, webmasters and IT managers or those who would like to a pursue a career in online marketing. It’s a ten-week course and costs shs360,000.

SPSS Statistical Package For Social Science

SPSS is one of the most used statistics programs for collection, organization and analysis of data, and perhaps the most user-friendly program. It is favored by most scholars in the field of social sciences, humanities, health sciences and business among others.

This course module introduces participants to, data entry, management and analysis using the SPSS program. Common Univariate and Bivariate statistical analyses are introduced. The scientific reporting of SPSS results in relation to univariate and bivariate analyses is also introduced.

Each SPSS session is preceded by a theoretical orientation, before applications in SPSS. Scholars and practitioners in the field of social sciences, humanities, health sciences, business among others. The course for 10 weeks and costs shs360,000.

Basic Compute Applications

This course is conducted under the Holiday Makers’ Programme. It provides skills on how to use computer applications when taking on your basic computer use tasks. It provides a full blend on MS-office packages that have become vital in business operations.

The two weeks course at a cost of Shs200, 000 is for Professional, Entrepreneur and Job seekers. It is also for school levers, higher institution graduates and Small business owners. The course will introduce to Computer systems and operating systems, Internet and email applications, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Power point, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Access.

Entrepreneurial Development Studies

Entrepreneurship and Innovation is not just about startups: it is a topic that is rapidly growing in importance in government policy and in the behavior of established firms.

The course is for Professional, Entrepreneur and Job seekers. It is also for school levers, higher institution graduates and Small business owners. This is a ten-week course and costs shs360,000.

 

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