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Kenyan E-Learning perspectives

E-Learning is acceptably defined as the study and ethical practice of facilitating learning and improving performance by creating, using and managing appropriate technological processes and resources. Typical online learning terms are Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) and mobile learning (m-learning).

East Africa has continually adopted the distance education model. As of now most educational institutions have refined their curricula and content to have one that can be accessed digitally. Leading institutions in East Africa such as the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development have continued to digitize content and avail it in online and digital platforms. Institutions of higher education such as Kenyatta University, The University of Nairobi, Makerere University, Kampala international university have already adopted and implemented the ICT policies.

Companies such as Manyam Franchise have independently ventured into the edtech business and have successfully set up businesses dealing solely on providing online learning and related services. The continued uptake of distance education progressed to create a loyal …

Complete-English-Course (Udemy; 195 $)

Complete English Course – English Speaking – English Grammar
Complete English Course – English Speaking – English Grammar

 

Online course Requirements:

You should be able to use a PC at a beginner level.
No previous English knowledge is required.
Videos are in English with captions.
Native Teacher
Free Demo Lessons

 

Online course Learning promise:

Learn English from Beginner. Course for Understanding and Speak English with Visual Support – Includes English Grammar

 

This course includes:

This English course includes: FULL HD Video Lessons presented on an Interactive Board
This English course includes: Downloadable .pdf Files for each Lesson
This English course includes: Video Captions in English, French, German, Italian and Romanian
Coming Soon: Video Captions in Spanish
This English course includes: Everyday situations presented in English
This English course includes: Listening and speaking practice
This English course includes: An easy way to understand the English grammar
This English course includes: Testing and improving your knowledge using quizzes after each lesson
This English course …

Medical-Education: What is the current state and direction in Sub-Sahara Africa?

Sub-Sahara Africa (SSA) has the highest number of adolescents and young adults in the world. Unfortunately, SSA is also the home of the worst adolescent/youth health portraits. However, embracing medical education could improve things. It is the work of medical educators and public health stake holders to improve healthcare in this developing region.

However, it is important to note that it is in the 21st century that there have been major developments including increment in the number of medical schools, better curriculum, learning equipment and facilities, improved working conditions for health workers and teaching methods. Despite the wide range of languages, corruption, inaccessibility to m-health, lack of resources and famine and civil unrest in some of the countries, medical education remains promising in the region.

Although people in SSA (mainly young) rarely use mhealth programmes, they use mobile phones to access medical care by calling for help and searching for answers on the …

Language learning apps

Learn English online? Learn French online? Learn German online? Arabic, Hindu or Chinese?
This language learning apps article offers some useful advice if you have decided to study English, Russian, German or French or would like to improve your skills in any second or other language.

Improved prospects with a learning app
In Africa, recent improvements in wireless communication infrastructure and the widespread use of mobile phones have helped the growing population to gain access to the Internet and smartphone applications. These improvements have enabled students, business men, employees and companies to participate in the global online community.

Against this background, mobile phones are used for many everyday situations including educational applications for personal development. The devices are perfectly adapted to the needs of students in emerging markets and countries.

For students of English or French who wish to improve their vocabulary and grammar, smart phones represent a very cost-effective solution. The popularity of …

Entrepreneur Success Series (Udemy; 20 $)

The Secrets & Stories Of Famous Entrepreneurs or how to become a successful entrepreneur

Requirements: A Desire to Achieve MASSIVE Success!

Learning promise:

Discover The Strategies, Tips & Advice That Will Make Your Business Great
Focus on the 5 Pillars of Business: Mindset, Sales, Marketing, Business Development, & Strategy
Learn From Successful Entrepreneurs
Advice Worth Tens of Thousands of Dollars!
Surround Yourself with Successful Business Owners & Founders
Access To Top Entrepreneurs
NEW Lectures Added Frequently!

Content:

6,5 Hours On-Demand-Video
7 additional materials
Unlimited lifelong access
Watch on mobile devices and TV
completion certificate

This “Famous Entrepreneurs Stories: Become a Successful Entrepreneur”course consists of a series of interviews & lectures with top entrepreneurs from around the world who share their stories about how they did it and works for them. Each interview and lecture are jam-packed with advice, tips, motivation and ideas that you can put to work for you and your business right …

WordPress Beginners – Build Flexible Websites (Udemy; 25 $)

WordPress for Blogging, Affiliate Marketing & Promoting your Products & Services

Requirements: The course uses the full version of WordPress, which needs to be hosted with a hosting service provider.

Learning promise:

Build a modern, responsive website for personal or business use
Learn to Install the full version of WordPress on a free hosting service
Make use of the BONUS Templates to build multiple websites
Personalize your website with branding and cool images
Understand the basics of market research for your website

Content:

1,5 Hours On-Demand-Video
3 articles
Unlimited lifelong access
Watch on mobile devices and TV
completion certificate

This practical course introduces you to the full version of WordPress (not the blogging edition), shows you how to set up a live “test” website for nothing, and then gives you a complete website template to work with.
Lecturer
Craig Pennell
Entrepreneur, Author & Creative

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Leadership Beginner to Advance (Udemy; 20 $)

A skill that is required by many employers.

Requirements: No Prerequisites

Learning promise:

Develop ability to apply different leadership styles
Preparation in answering basic leadership questions at job interviews
Develop confidence in own leadership style

Content:

1 Hours On-Demand-Video
1 article
1 additional materials
Unlimited lifelong access
Watch on mobile devices and TV
completion certificate

This course is ideal for anyone who wishes to develop an understanding in leadership theory and is held by Entrepreneur School.
Our mission is to teach the next generation of entrepreneurs around the world and help the current generation get the most from their entrepreneurship experience. We understand the daunting decisions and challenges that are ahead of you as we have all experienced what we teach!
Lecturer of
Entrepreneur School
Why not join the community of learners that has now grown to in excess of 500 Students!

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The Ultimate Swift 3 (iOS 10) Programming Course (Udemy; 25 $)

From Beginner To Pro – Swift 3

Requirements: No pre-knowledge required! The course will start all the way from scratch.

Learning promise:

Basics of the Swift programming language
Building the ability to turn an idea for an app into a working iOS application
Aim: Publishing own apps and start making money trough app sales

Content:

7 Hours On-Demand-Video
24 additional materials
Unlimited lifelong access
Watch on mobile devices and TV
completion certificate

This course was built with one goal in mind, and that was to create the best course for any beginner who wants to learn the Swift programming language. Just like learning a new language, learning a new programming language can be hard and challenging – if you have to do it on your own.

This course is going to take the challenge out of the learning process, by providing you with all of the knowledge and practice that you need in order …

Medical School Survival Guide (included in subscription bundle)

Let Lecturio get you ready for Medical School! 4,8 of 5 stars

Content:

29 videos
7 chapter
5,13 h duration

This course will focus on the high yield information you need for a successful Medical School application. It will also help get you ready for Medical School and provide guidance up until fourth year. Avoid hesitance and don’t worry! Lecturio has your back for what’s ahead.
Lecturer
Kevin Ahern, PhD,
Mohammad Hajighasemi-Ossareh, MD, MBA (Dr. Mo/DocOssareh)

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