You can create private courses on Stepik.
Private courses can be accessed only by personal invitation, and can not be found or accessed by regular users on the platform.
Who needs private courses?
- Companies engaged in corporate education, aiming for constant improvement of their employees' skills;
- People who teach offline and would want to share their knowledge with more people, while still restricting the access to their content;
- University teachers who want to make their homework assignment digital;
- Private instructors of programming, who want to make their teaching process easier by employing auto grading of coding problems.
Advantages of private courses
- Only instructors (or those who are authorized by an instructor to edit a course) are able to control access to the course and invite learners. More on access settings in Inviting learners to course;
- The instructor can change settings of certificate generation and issue. Certificate layout can be customized;
- You can use your website for access payment to the course.
Please note that only PRO and Enterprise users may create private courses.