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VEGA - School of Brand Leadership

Training at Vega is highly interactive, making for a great learning environment and real-world experience. All courses and degrees are taught within a brand building context.

We believe that successful and innovative brands require a combination of strategic intent and creativity, which is why we aim to incorporate wisdomwithmagic into everything we do.

For More information on these courses: http://www.vegaschool.com/programmes/all

*Higher Certificate in Brand Building Practice (Full Time)
This programme is primarily aimed at students who want to create a pathway to further studies, or students who want to be equipped to take on junior or assistant positions in the creative branding and corporate communication sectors. more...

*Higher Certificate in Brand Building Practice (Part Time)
This programme is primarily aimed at students who want to create a pathway to further studies, or students who want to be equipped to take on junior or assistant positions in the creative branding and corporate communication sectors. more...

*Higher Certificate in Creative Development
This programme is primarily aimed at students who want to create a pathway to further studies, or students who want to be equipped to take on junior or assistant positions in the creative branding and corporate communication sectors. more...

A to Z of Brand Building
The A to Z of Brand Building workshop explores the core strategic components to building and sustaining a brand. more...

Adobe Photoshop for the Photographer
This course will teach you all you need to know about digital image management, editing and manipulation. more...

Advanced Adobe Photoshop for the Photographer
The Advanced Photoshop course focuses on lifting your skills to a new level. You will learn the ultimate in image control and correction techniques as used by professional photographers. more...

Advanced Certificate in Professional Photography
The programme is aimed at students who are well grounded in the fundamental principles of photography, allowing them to explore more in-depth and advanced content. more...

Advanced Diploma in Brand Innovation
The Advanced Diploma in Brand Innovation is focused on developing innovative thinking as the nucleus to all brand activity. This qualification therefore develops innovative thinking processes that will enable students to be thought leaders, and will contribute to their holistic brand-building orientation. more...

BA Degree (Communications Management) specialising in Creative Brand Communications
This qualification develops creative thinking, provides insight into business and brand building, and trains students to develop and execute creative concepts within a chosen specialisation (Visual Communications / Copywriting / Multimedia Design). more...

BA Degree in Brand Building and Management
This qualification combines business, finance and economics with brand strategy, creative idea development, entrepreneurship and critical thinking for a new breed of brand and business thinkers that provide creative and innovative approaches to building brands. more...

BA Honours (Communications Management) specialising in Creative Brand Communications (full-time)
This honours qualification develops and polishes the ability to generate and execute creative concepts that contribute to business performance. The student furthermore develops critical thinking skills and a brand-strategy orientation. more...

BA Honours (Communications Management) specialising in Creative Brand Communications (part-time)
This honours qualification develops and polishes the ability to generate and execute creative concepts that contribute to business performance. The student furthermore develops critical thinking skills and a brand-strategy orientation. more...

BA Honours in Brand Leadership (full-time)
The honours qualification develops a communicator who has the understanding and skill to launch, lead and manage brands that create successful businesses. more...

BA Honours in Brand Leadership (part-time)
The honours qualification develops a communicator who has the understanding and skill to launch, lead and manage brands that create successful businesses. more...

Black and White Photography
The artistic and expressive opportunities available in black and white photography are unparalleled. Students are introduced to the complete world of monochrome techniques from digital to the classic art of darkroom work. more...

Brand and Marketing Management
Develop both theoretical and practical competence in the broader field of brand building and marketing while being exposed to real-life case studies and brand-solution based problems. more...

Brand Building in Developing Markets
Explore the characteristics, challenges and opportunities of brand building in developing markets. This course uncovers truths, myths and galvanizes strategic initiatives for penetrating this lucrative market and consequently conducting business in an ethical and culturally sensitive way. more...

Brand Practice and Entrepreneurship
This course aims to provide students with vivid guidelines in creating one’s own business in context of sound brand building practice. more...

Compact Digital Photography
The Compact Digital Photography short learning programme explores the core principles of digital imaging. The course covers basic camera specifications, camera functions and basic principles of composition. more...

Copywriting for Brands
The main purpose of this course is to apply the skills of writing and conceptualising for brands, by building on what the student has already acquired through previous learning. more...

Dynamic Photography
In this four-week programme you will be introduced to principles that will help you to recognise and explore the visual world around you. more...

Expressive Photography
The three Expressive lessons are specifically tailored to help you understand the techniques of creating masterful photographs using movement and light. more...

Final Cut Pro
Techniques needed to edit documentaries, drama, actuality and news programmes within allocated deadlines and deliver output in multiple formats. more...

Fine Art Photography
This course will enhance your understanding of photography with techniques that will elevate you to a higher artistic level. Fine art is an extremely subjective medium, which allows space for creative licence. Here we will encourage experimentation that is exciting, satisfying and uplifting. more...

Higher Certificate in Photography
This accredited Higher Certificate in Photography is aimed at individuals seeking a vocational career in photography. The course is designed to balance practical, theoretical and creative components. more...

Intermediate Photography
This six-week short learning programme will help you to understand the basics of photography and some of the techniques practiced by professionals. more...

Introduction to Copywriting for Brands
The main purpose of this introductory course is to understand and apply the basic skills of writing and conceptualising for brands. more...

Introduction to Desktop Publishing and Design Basics
The Introduction to Desktop Publishing and Design Basics programme equips students with software skills in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign CS5. more...

Introduction to Web Design
The Introduction to Web Design short learning programme equips you with software skills in Adobe Dreamweaver CS6, Javascript, PHP, HTML & CSS. more...

Landscape, Travel and Wildlife Photography
On the course you are taught professional techniques. You will also be shown how to work with light and be introduced to inexpensive accessories and tricks of the trade that will help you to elevate your photography to a higher level. more...

Master of Arts in Creative Brand Leadership
Creative Brand Leadership is an imperative for 21st century business and organisations. The challenge is to build authentically healthy brands with social significance driven by innovative business models and organisational cultures. more...

Portrait Photography
Few photographers truly understand the techniques and lighting skills required in order to photograph people successfully. In this workshop we demonstrate how to create exceptional portraits using poses and lighting that help emphasise the character and features of your subject. more...

Short Learning Programme: Professional Diploma in Digital Marketing
This hands-on digital marketing course, taught by leading digital marketing practitioners, will enable you to engage with your customers online. more...

Strategic Brand Leadership
Develop theoretical and applied competence within the field of innovation and leadership with specific application to brand building and marketing. more...

Strategic Marketing for Thinkers
This corporate workshop investigates the purpose of strategic thinking in building and managing brands and business. more...

The Principles of Strategic Thinking
The Principles of Strategic Thinking aims to improve the quality of the student’s thinking and the ability to innovate and strategise in a brand-building context. more...

Wedding Photography
This course is designed to help take some of the stress out of photographing a very important, "once-off" occasion. You will learn about the correct equipment and accessories to cater for most eventualities. more...

Word-of-Mouth in Brand Building
Gain insight into the particular nature of word of mouth brand building strategies. This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge of channel developments, communication efficiency and accountability in order to form a valuable part of the working environment. more...