What is a Social Media Manager
Getting in and Qualifications
There are a number of ways to start you off on the path to becoming a Social Media Manager. You can study for a relevant apprenticeship or learn marketing skills through a university degree.
- Creative and digital media
- Social media
- Digital marketing
Entry requirements for courses can change. Always contact the college, university or training provider to check you have the right information.
Social Media Managers usually have some level of creative knowledge.
A Foundation Apprenticeship or Modern Apprenticeship in Creative and Digital Media can provide you with a range of creative skills such as content creation.
Having experience in a digital marketing environment can also be helpful.
A Digital Marketing Modern Apprenticeship would provide you with relevant experience and a qualification. Or you could study for a digital marketing degree at university.
Find out more about apprenticeships in Scotland.