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Enroll in the APCON Professional Examinations Programme and acquire the relevant knowledge and professional qualification to excel in advertising practice. Examinations in the revised 3 part syllabus commenced in November 2010. Only candidates who possess a Degree or Higher National Diploma in any discipline are eligible to enroll in the programme. All candidates are to enroll initially in the part one and progress to parts two and three subsequently.

Candidates whose Degree/HND is in Advertising, Mass Communications, Marketing or Graphics Arts will be exempted from courses they have passed in their Degree/HND programmes on presentation of valid academic transcripts.

Successful completion of the 3 Parts of the examinations qualifies a candidate for the APCON Professional Diploma in Advertising, for registration as Associate Member of the Advertising Profession and to lawfully practice advertising in Nigeria.

Examinations are conducted twice a year – May/June and Nov/Dec

STRUCTURE OF THE PROGRAMME

Part I
PDA 101     Introduction to Mass Communication
PDA 102     Principles of Marketing
PDA 103     Principles of Advertising
PDA 104     Principles of Public Relations
PDA 105     Advertising Law and Ethics

Part II
PDA 201     Consumer Behaviour
PDA 202     Advertising Copy, Layout, and Production Techniques
PDA 203     ICT
PDA 204     Research Methodology
PDA 205     Quantitative Analysis

Part III
PDA 301     Advertising Agency Management & Organisation
PDA 302     Campaign Planning & Execution
PDA 303     Media Management
PDA 304     Integrated Marketing Communication
PDA 305     Project

Interested and eligible candidates are hereby invited to enroll for the examinations at any APCON office listed below. Examination preparatory lectures are offered at APCON approved Study Centres in Abuja, Lagos, Kano, Ibadan, Benin, Enugu, Owerri, Port Harcourt and Uyo. Arrangements are also being made to provide candidates study packs to facilitate their preparation to write the examinations.
Registration/Enrollment Fee      N15, 000

New Students:
1.     Examination Application Form     N6,500.00
2.     Student Identity Card     N500.00 (expires after 1 year)
3.     Examination Fee per Course     N6,000.00
4.     Exemption Fee per Course     N6,000.00
5.     Late Registration Fee for Exams     N5,000.00 (2 weeks to Exams)
6.     Academic Transcript     N5,000.00

Returning Students
1.     Continuous Examination Registration Form     N500.00
2.     Examination Fee per Course     N6,000.00
3.     Exemption Fee per Course     N6,000.00
4.     Late Registration Fee for Exams     N5,000.00 (2 weeks to Exams)

For more information, please call:
Reception     01-773 3308
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