The 3 online courses you should follow in May @Eliademy

With the beginning of a new month come new promises of improving yourself and getting out of your comfort zone. In May, take up the challenge of learning brand new things on Eliademy!

At Eliademy, we’ve prepared you a selection of 3 free online courses which have already received awesome reviews to help you choose what to learn. Now it’s up to you to challenge yourself to improve your knowledge online!

 

1/ Road to the Free Digital Society – by Vitaly Repin, in collaboration with Richard M. Stallman

Road to the Free Digital Society is a course of Vitaly Repin and Richard Stallmman taught on EliademyRoad to the Free Digital Society just started this week and will last until June 7 2015.

It is an online course of Vitaly Repin, founder and CEO of the dynamic Finnish start-up Metida Print. Vitaly started his career at Nokia Open Source Operations in 2007 and truly believes in software freedom and collaboration. His personal credo “Dare to be wise” tells us much about his interest in e-learning, as well as the energy he put into making this outstanding online course.

He teaches it in collaboration with world-famous software freedom activist and computer programmer Richard M. Stallman. Richard M. Stallman is the president and founder of the Free Software Foundation and is at the head of the free software movement since 1983. Passionate expert, Richard M. Stallman has dedicated his life on liberating source code and making it available to all.

Through Road to the Free Digital Society, Vitaly Repin and Richard M. Stallman address such questions as how we define software freedom, what human rights in computing are, what software licenses are, how we contribute to the Free Digital Society, etc.

Open for everyone, this course will be of interest to you no matter your background!

 

2/ Digital Marketing for Developers – by Alan Mendelevich (AppCademy Online)

Digital Marketing for Developers is a free online course of AppCademy Online, taught on EliademyBuilding an app and monetize it is no easy business! While building the application is a hard task, the marketing part may be as hard for developers, who are not always used to deal with customers. The course Digital Marketing for Developers provides a brief yet rich introduction to Digital Marketing with examples familiar to developers. It will help you build useful applications, spread the word about them and get new users. By taking this 6 module-course, you will learn about how to find out which application to build, how to monetize it, how to publish it, how to maintain and increase your online presence and how to advertise your app.

Digital Marketing for Developers is taught by Alan Mendelevich, a seasoned software developer, who has delivered many talks on Windows Phone development, marketing and monetization at different events in Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Finland and the UK. The course is offered by AppCademy Online, the online version of the AppCademy Acceleration Camp, a 4-week training camp managed by Aalto University (Espoo, Finland). Developed in collaboration between AppCampus and Eliademy, AppCademy Online consists of a serie of short online courses of which many are available for free on our e-learning platform.

 

3/ Learn to Build Mobile Apps from Scratch – by Eduonix Learning Solutions

Learn to Build Mobile Apps from Scratch is a course of Eduonix Learning Solutions, taught on EliademyWho has never dreamt of building his own app which will solve his particular problem?

You don’t have much experience with programming? No problem, Eduonix teaches you how to build mobile apps from scratch!

Eduonix Learning Solutions is a well-known training organization, which strives to provide the best and most effective learning environment to everyone. Its vision is to “bring quality skill building content and world class learning experience to everyone using both online and offline mediums” and it wants to “add fun and joy back to learning”. In line with this vision, it uses our e-learning platform Eliademy to deliver some of its courses.

In the course Learn to Build Mobile Apps from Scratch, you have the chance to learn to use web technologies to create Mobile apps which runs on all popular platforms like Android, iOS and Windows Phone. All you need is a PC or a Mac with internet connection. No prior knowledge is assumed, which is truly an asset for this course targeted at beginners in programming. Thoroughly thought, this course contains 33 lectures and over 7.5 hours of content!

 

To review the courses we recommended you last month, click here.

If you want to enroll in an online course, you can also take a look at Eliademy’s Catalog of Courses, where you will find content on all topics. Good learning!

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A Learning Management System is a system for the administration, the tracking and the delivery of educational content and training programs within an organization. LMS are increasingly used in companies worldwide because they enable them to train efficiently their employees online.

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Bring your ideas to the crowds and monetize them

We all have something to share. A project, a passion, an idea, or the knowledge and expertise we’ve gathered with the years.

Nowadays, in the digital era, it is easier than ever to spread our ideas and share them with the world. No need to wait months and many refusals to finally see our book edited or to spend thousands of dollars in promotion. Nowadays, anyone can share and spread ideas on social networks, blogs, websites, forums, etc. But how to monetize them? The answer is very simple: create online courses.

The global e-learning market is expected to reach $ 107 billion in 2015 [1]. Millions of people are already regularly visiting e-learning platforms to learn new things. And the e-learning market is growing at a fast pace (five-year annual compound rate of 9.2% [1])… It is a golden opportunity for anyone who has ideas and knowledge to share. Don’t miss it, go digital!

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The Story of Eliademy

Eliademy is used by more and more people every day to teach and learn easily. If you are interested in knowing more about the story of our user-friendly e-learning platform, take a look at the cool infographic below!

The Story of Eliademy from its beginning in 2013.

Want to be part of this story? Join us now and participate in the democratization of education with technology!

For more information about Eliademy, please check other nice infographics about us, like the one on our Courses Overview or send us an e-mail at info@eliademy.com

 

Partnership with Cherie Enns Consulting

Cherie Enns Consulting is a consultancy organization which specializes on building lasting communities all over the world. Founded in 2011 by Cherie Enns, it is currently running different programs on child-friendly development, age-friendly design, affordable housing and education. Its projects are based on action research and innovative project management.

We are proud to announce the partnership between Eliademy and Cherie Enns Consulting.

Cherie Enns Consulting is a partner of Eliademy.

In collaboration with Eliademy, Cherie Enns Consulting has already been part of the creation of Eminus Academy which aims at creating “an entrepreneurial and sustainable development applied certification program that is interactive and dynamic (in essence a virtual global classroom), using state of the art digital media”. Eminus has been developed in collaboration between the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), BASF Foundation and the University of the Fraser Valley. Cherie Enns recently wrote an article on our blog on the progress of Eminus Academy.

Eminus Academy, partner of Eliademy

Cherie Enns Consulting shares our vision of democratizing education and building a more sustainable future.

If you want to know more about our measures for Corporate Social Responsibility, visit our page Eliademy Love. By the way, did you know that Eliademy is a member of the United Nations Global Compact?