Learn online with GetSmarter


At GetSmarter, we understand that there is more to online education than simply making content available to you on a website. Our online education philosophy brings pedagogy (the art and science of learning ), technology, and people together to provide you with a meaningful and interactive learning experience. Watch the video below to find out more about our approach to learning and receive a sneak peak into our unique Virtual Learning Environment.

GetSmarter's unique learning model

Receive personal proactive support

Supporting you right through to the end of your course, and ensuring that you remain motivated throughout your online learning journey, is our first priority. Enjoy a unique high-touch support model that provides you with personalised support from a dedicated Course Coach and ongoing access to your Head Tutor, an industry expert in their respective field. Because we know that learning is enhanced when done in collaboration, you will also benefit from a range of social learning activities with your virtual classmates. Participate in rich, online discussion forum conversation, and engage with other interactive tasks that foster an online learning community of like-minded students.

Gain relevant industry-ready skills and recognition

Over the duration of your course, you can expect to receive a rich and engaging learning experience that benefits from the latest advances in online learning technologies. We ensure that you receive a meaningful learning experience by taking a proactive approach to designing learning activities around real-world situations that foster relevant, concrete skills development. Feel rewarded at the end when you receive a certificate from one of our reputable Universities upon successful completion of your course.

Maintain a work-life balance

We understand that you might have family, work and personal commitments, and finding a way to advance your career without having to make strenuous time commitments is a priority for you. Our learning model allows you to achieve this; most of our courses are presented over a period of 8 or 10 weeks. You will complete one module per week, which is released every Monday. Our modular, goal-orientated course structure creates a disciplined approach to learning that helps keep you on track to meet important course milestones on time, in a structured and supported way that demands on average no more than 7 hours of your time per week.

Study anywhere, anytime

Our short courses are presented entirely online. This means that you can access all course material via the internet, from wherever you are, on whatever device, without having to attend any lectures. Our courses are designed for working professionals like yourself, allowing you the flexibility to complete the course at a time that is most convenient to you.