DataCamp – a short review

DataCamp - main site

DataCamp is an online service which offers R, Python, and SQL courses for data analysis. Courses are self-paced and usually one can take between 4 to 6 hours to complete (source). What type of content is offered? Lessons are divided…

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Codecademy – a short review

Codecademy - interface

Codecademy is an interactive platform that offers free coding classes. On Codecademy you can take course in a few different programming languages: HTML and CSS, Python, JavaScript, Java, SQL, Bash/Shell, Ruby.

Khanacademy – a short review

Khan Academy is the online, distance learning service provided by non-profit organisation of the same name. Company’s mission is to provide a free, world‑class education for anyone, anywhere(source). Firstly, the content was aimed at school pupils, and to say more…

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Coursera – a short review is an educational service that offers online courses specializaticons, and degrees in a variety of subjects. Content is made by universities and other (mainly educational-focused) organizations. In October 2017 Coursera offered more than 2000 courses. It is possible to obstain access…

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Udacity – a short review

Udacity is the commercial provider of online courses. Udacity orginally was offering university-style-made courses but now focuses more on vocational courses for professionals (mainly connected to digital technology). What type of content is offered? Udacity offfers single courses and nanodegrees…

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Udemy – a short review is an online learning platform aimed at profesional adults. Udemy works like an online courses marketplace – anyone who creates courses can offer it there, either for a charge or pro bono. As for 2017 there are approx. 55 thousands…

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edX – a short review

edX is a provider of online courses. Service is provided by the nonprofit organization and runs on the free open-source platform. As for now (January 2018) edX offers over 1800 courses and 110 programs. All of them are available for free….

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