Micro-Courses, Digital Badges and Certificates
Learn in bursts to expand your knowledge and opportunities.
Your career growth hinges on the knowledge you gain on the job and outside office hours. Brandeis GPS micro-courses help you expand your prospects by quickly building your understanding in a new subject area or mastering familiar concepts.
Think of micro-courses as building blocks—stackable credentials that, when combined, deliver a comprehensive education on relevant subject areas. By completing multiple micro-courses for a single subject, you can earn digital badges and certificates that demonstrate your proficiency.
As with all GPS programs, leaders from their respective fields teach micro-courses, so you benefit from their real-world insights and connections.
Available Micro-Courses, Digital Badges and Certificates
Around the globe, organizations increasingly use open source software (OSS) as a pathway to foster innovation and increase efficiency. The movement is creating a strong demand for talent who understands open source policies, programs and values and can ensure an organization's OSS investments produce the desired benefits.
Brandeis' OSTM micro-courses equip you with the knowledge to skill up in these unique methods. You can complete each micro-course in approximately five to seven hours per week:
- Attending a virtual lecture.
- Learning through action by working with teams on a course-long project.
Complete all six micro-courses to earn a certificate in Open Source Technology Management.*