Swayam’s Robotics: Basics and Selected Advanced Concepts certification course is a 12-week, elective learning programme, built to familiarise students with robotics’ introductory and advanced areas. The curriculum’s initial stages cover robotics’ introduction, its technology, offering a unified treatment for analysis and modeling of hybrid, parallel, and serial manipulators, using Denavit-Hartenberg’s parameters. Learners also study inverse and direct kinematics of parallel and serial robots, and their associated mobility and workspace concepts.
IISc Bangalore has curated the Robotics: Basics and Selected Advanced Concepts programme. It also uses hardware and experiments developed by the institute’s research students themselves. For a real-time hands-on experience, the course facilitates students to work on their hardware experiments and software simulations.
The Robotics: Basics and Selected Advanced Concepts certification syllabus continue with explaining velocity, Jacobian matrix, singularities’ concepts, linear control, model-based control, deriving motion equations via the Lagrangian matrix, and numerous other vital topics. Aspirants also learn about advanced areas like wheeled mobile robots’ analysis and modelling, cable-driven micro-robots, deployable structures, etc. Through all these, candidates become fluent in fully controlling robots and this subject’s higher-level concepts. Post-completion, they can also register to earn Swayam’s e-verified certificates.
The Certificate Course in Information & Communication Technology (ICT) in Rehabilitation training is curated to help students understand the ICT needs of people with special needs and disabilities. It explains how ICT can be used to enable and accelerate educational and socio-economic inclusion of people with disabilities.
The Certificate Course in Information & Communication Technology (ICT) in Rehabilitation programme will help learners understand how assistive technologies can help people with disabilities live independently by allowing them to access transportation, employment, and education, and perform routine tasks like shopping, using an ATM, or watching movies. Also, it highlights the needs of the unreached communities in rural areas, tribal areas, and in developing countries.
The duration of the Certificate Course in Information & Communication Technology (ICT) in Rehabilitation is six Months. Candidates will be provided with digital content for self-learning, including e-texts, presentations, podcasts, and activities. If candidates have any doubts or queries, they can post it in the discussion forums or ask for clarification via email.
The Introduction to Peace and Conflict Management Certification course is one of the major courses included in the Certificate Programme in Peace Studies and Conflict Management. The course deals with the methods and concepts of peace building and conflict management inspired by Gandhian ideologies that have the utmost potential to change the life of people.
The Introduction to Peace and Conflict Management course offered by Swayam is a humanities and social science course coordinated by Dr. Purnendu Tripathi of the Indira Gandhi National Open University. The course discusses vital topics such as the role of peace in ultimate human survival, contemporary concepts of conflict resolution and the practical ways of proceeding with them.
The Introduction to Peace and Conflict Management is a 4 credit course taught in English medium by experts in the field. The course aims at discussing the fundamental aspects of peace and conflict resolution from a Gandhian perspective. The self-learning method of the course is supported by audio and video texts and assessed through online assignments and a term-end exam.
Swayam’s MSD-011 Sustainability Science course is focused on the principles and genesis of Sustainability Science and its structure, central elements, goals, and growth. This course has been developed by Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), and it is carefully designed to emphasize the importance of sustainable development.
MSD-011 Sustainability Science course also discusses the concepts of Natural Resource Management at the landscape level and Evergreen Revolution as effective routes to achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. With the help of Indian examples, you will understand the concept and evolution of sustainable development and sustainability indicators.
Besides, the MSD-011 Sustainability Science course by Swayam has an extensive curriculum spread over 12 weeks, and it provides a certificate after successful completion of the programme. Learn about the powerful relationship between humans and the environment and how their interactions affect sustainability with the help of this post-graduate level course and display your knowledge with a completion certificate.
The study of the still-life or still-life painting is the depiction of inanimate objects, focusing on their qualities of form, texture, composition, and colour. If you want to learn and understand the art of still life painting, Swayam’s OVAL-005: Study from Still Life course will help you gain in-depth knowledge about the elements and principles of the subject.
The OVAL-005: Study of Still Life programme is a diploma course which is designed to teach the basic principles of still-life painting and the elements of the art-form to learners. The course can be completed in approximately 12 weeks and is taught by a top instructor from IGNOU. You will learn the subject using various audio-video multimedia and state-of-the-art technology to give you an enriching learning experience.
The OVAL-005: Study from Still Life course by Swayam is an online course. The programme offers video lectures and specially prepared reading material that can be downloaded or printed by the candidate. The course is currently ongoing, and you can enrol in the course to begin learning with the other students.
The Aircraft Stability and Control programme by Swayam is designed to help the candidates understand what features to include in the aircraft so that it remains statically stable. The online course will cover aircraft manoeuvres extensively and go into the finer details about aircraft flying.
The programme aims to create a solid background for designing an aeroplane from the aspects of stability and control. Swayam’s Aircraft Stability and Control course is a core course intended for undergraduate students, under the category of Aerospace Engineering and Flight Mechanics. Furthermore, this programme will teach them how to introduce specific features in the aircraft so that the pilot can fly the plane at free will.
The Aircraft Stability and Control course by Swayam is an online undergraduate-level course and takes around 12 weeks for completion. This course also provides video lectures and course material, along with weekly assignments and quizzes for self-assessment. Candidates will be able to download or print the reading material for convenient learning.
The Analog Electronic Circuit programme offers in-depth knowledge of the most important objective for electronic circuits, that is, building an amplifier. The curriculum will also cover other circuit building blocks like power amplifiers and voltage regulators. Most devices will be exclusively used throughout the course.
The curriculum of the Analog Electronic Circuit course by Swayam includes topics such as MOSFET, differential amplifiers, voltage regulators, power amplifiers, and more. Moreover, the course will be taught by Prof. Shouribrata Chatterjee. He has completed his B.Tech degree in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology and his M.S. and PhD in Electrical Engineering from Columbia University, New York.
Candidates should have a working knowledge of basic circuit analysis. To attain the Analog Electronic Circuit certification, you will have to pass the certification exam with a minimum of 30 marks out of 75 and have an average assignment score of more than 10 out of 25. The final score will be the sum of your certification exam score and average assignment score.
In the Analog Communication course by Swayam, candidates will learn about the two building blocks of communication - Signals and Systems. They will understand how information is generated, how it can be transmitted to a distant user, and how the user interprets it. The information that needs to be transmitted and delivered to the user is known as a Signal.
Candidates will learn about different channels or media for transmission of signals. They will learn about the inherent imperfections of these media and how to combat and overcome them to facilitate effective communication. Also, they will learn about Noise, which is an unwanted, random signal that hinders communication.
Candidates participating in the Analog Communication programme will learn how to design systems that can filter out the noise and deliver effective communication. This is an undergraduate level programme created by IIT Kharagpur, and focuses on the engineering aspects of analog communication.
Applied Electromagnetics for Engineers is an application-oriented course. It covers all the theoretical concepts of modern electromagnetics. There is a review of the necessary mathematics, including coordinate systems, vector fields, and vector analysis. It also covers an in-depth study of transmission lines. These lines play a crucial role in high-speed digital design and the signal integrity of PCBs.
The Applied Electromagnetics for Engineers training course explains the numerical and analytical solutions to the Poisson equation and Laplace equation. Candidates will learn about inductance calculations, quasi-static analysis of capacitors and the skin effect, and Maxwell equations.
The curriculum also covers wave propagation in free-space, periodic media, and ferrites. The course also contains several case studies.
Applied Electromagnetics for Engineers programme allows interested candidates to apply and learn for free. But if candidates wish to get certified, they need to pay an examination fee of Rs. 1,000 and write a 100-mark proctored exam. Students will land exciting jobs with companies like Sterlite, GE, Analog Devices, Comsol India, Texas Instruments, Defense labs, and more.
Applied and Economic Zoology is a specialised branch of zoology which is associated with the economy, healthcare, and the welfare of human beings. It deals with the culturing of animals for human use and mass production. It also covers control or eradication of animals that are directly or indirectly injurious to man. In the Applied and Economic Zoology online course, all these topics are dealt with in a scientific way.
Other topics covered under the Applied and Economic Zoology online programme include poultry, animal husbandry, aquaculture, parasitology, the relationship between insects and man (productive insects and vectors of human diseases). Also, students will learn about fish culture, lac culture, apiculture, sericulture, and dairy science.
The Applied and Economic Zoology training course is approved by the University Grant Commission (UGC), as part of the curriculum for undergraduate students in Zoology. But undergraduate students from other biological science courses can also opt for this course. It is a 12-week course with a comprehensive curriculum.
The Business Research Methods certification programme is perfect for students in the field of commerce or business management or students wanting to pursue the field of research management.
The online course provides fundamental insights into different areas of research such as types and criteria of good research, scientific approach to research, the process of research, ethical problems in business research, and preparation of research proposals. Additionally, the programme also covers primary topics like research design, data collection methods, report writing and data analysis.
The Business Research Methods online programme by Swayam is taught by Dr G Parameshwari, with 18 years of experience and who has presented research papers in national and international seminars.
The course is equipped with various assignments and assessments to learn in an application-oriented way. Furthermore, it helps the candidates to understand the current intricacies of research and allows them to strengthen the competencies of a research analyst in the industry.
Swayam's Business Statistics course is hugely relevant in this era as statistics play a vital role in the business world, and helps in the quick and accurate decision-making process. To that end, this online course covers descriptive statistics, statistical study, probability, linear regression, and correlation in depth.
Business Statistics online course is a 12-week online course available at the undergraduate level. By the end of the course, you can become familiar with the concepts of statistics, data collection, and data analysis tools. Additionally, the online course will make you adept at data analysis and interpretation, as well as the concepts of statistics.
Furthermore, the Business Statistics certification course provides numerous employment opportunities in lucrative roles like data analysts and consultants. This comprehensive programme allows you to hone your decision-making skills in the corporate sector and gives you essential tools essential for data analysis. Take this course to earn a certificate and further your career with a strong professional portfolio.
The Basic Econometrics programme by Swayam is a 12-week programme for candidates who want to gain an overview of the subject. The course is an undergraduate-level programme that falls under the humanities and social science domain. It is a popular course in the sampling and thesis sector.
During the 12 weeks of the course, the candidates will learn about the current methods, models, techniques and practices followed under econometrics. The candidate will be taught about the necessities for statistical requisites. The Basic Econometrics online training course will also cover various topics like sample collection, sampling methods, testing of hypothesis, and estimation theory.
Get your Swayam Basic Econometrics course certificate by Swayam and get hands-on experience about foundational topics of the subject. It will help you kick-start your career in the field of econometrics and data sampling. Dr Pradip Prajapati leads the basic econometrics course. He is a Professor of Economics at the Department of Economics, Gujarat University.
The Certificate Course in Basic Electrical Circuits by Swayam is a 12-week online course. This certificate course covers the fundamental concepts of electrical circuits at a beginner’s level. The integrated course covers essential topics and subjects under its curriculum plotted around the basics of electrical circuits to form a concrete ground for the candidate.
The course will help you understand the circuits that are installed in mobile phones and speakers to bigger and more complex devices. The training will also help you gain knowledge about current-relevant and electrical quantities-voltage in the circuits along with its application to arbitrary circuits. Lastly, the Basic Electrical Circuits course will educate the candidates about various circuit theorems, principles of the negative feedback circuit.
Avail the Certified Programme in Basic Electrical Circuits by Swayam to establish strong knowledge about the physics behind everyday circuits and its application. Nagendra Krishnapura, an associate professor from the division of Electrical Engineering of the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras will be your instructor for the course.
The BAL-001: Basics of Arabic course is a 12-week programme, brought to you by the New Delhi-based Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU). The course instructor is Dr Mohammed Saleem, the assistant professor of Arabic at the school of foreign languages, IGNOU. Together with several young Arabic experts, he has designed a simple, innovative, and learner-friendly study material for learners at IGNOU.
The BAL-001: Basics of Arabic programme aims to acquaint the participants with the essential fundamentals of the Arabic language. Gradually and systematically, this course will instil in the beginner an ability to speak, read, and write in the Arabic language with a certain level of confidence and accuracy.
Candidates will first be taught the Arabic words for everyday objects like a book, chair, pen, school, home, teacher, etc. They will master the Arabic alphabet, and they will write simple words and know how to pronounce them correctly through the BAL-001: Basics of Arabic online programme. The curriculum will also allow them to learn how to introduce themselves in Arabic along with using common expressions and simple interrogative sentences.
This Communication Skills expert programme by Swayam is a training course for speaking the Arabic language. It is the Ministry of Human Resource Development’s initiative, in association with Swayam, to create better speakers of this vernacular. Thus, you will be adept at expressing yourself in Arabic, writing it, and maintaining a conversation with its native speakers.
This Communication Skills training course is a 12 weeks diploma programme that focuses on core skills. It will introduce you to a plethora of Arabic terms and expressions which will assist you in ordinary life situations. Completing this training will help you learn how to use such expressions, correctly, effectively, and confidently.
The experiential training model will supplement your coaching for this Communication Skills programme curriculum. The instructor will provide you with multiple real-life situations where you must intelligently carry the communication. This will help you practice how to speak the language in various circumstances.
Additionally, an academic expert will oversee your education in the Communication Skills training programme. He is an individual with in-depth knowledge and immense experience in teaching the Arabic language effectively. Thus, this course will become an exciting journey for you in learning how to communicate in Arabic.
This 12-week diploma course in Information Sources and Library Services by Swayam will educate you about different information sources and their uses. The expert training programme will polish your ability to extract requisite information and employ it to derive the optimal results.
Moreover, the Information Sources and Library Services training course will teach you about the uses of these information sources in the library. You will learn about providing library services based on these sources. Also, the online course will allow you to know about the relevance of circulation services, reference services, and awareness services.
Incidentally, the Information Sources and Library Services curriculum is robust and features six units replete with videos and reading material. This will help accentuate the learning experience and contribute to your specialisation.
Moreover, Dr Archana Shukla will instruct the Information Sources and Library Services training programme, who is an expert in her profession with years of industry experience.
The BMS001: Introduction to NGO Management online training is a diploma-level course, part of the management studies category. It consists of a thorough 12 weeks programme instructed by highly qualified professionals in the field of NGO management, Dr Neeti Agrawal and Dr Nayantara Padhi. The course involves detailed information about NGO management as well as other aspects related to it.
NGOs play a vital role in socio-developmental problems, especially in India. The Introduction to NGO Management certification emphasizes on the awareness and participation in public sector undertakings as a volunteer to propagate a positive social cause. Hence, the course offers an elevated platform to enhance the understanding of management and its importance at different stages.
Provided by the Government of India initiative, Swayam, the BMS001: Introduction to NGO Management core course is also valuable for community workers and volunteers in the field of social activism and community service. It will give them dynamic knowledge that is required to efficiently run, manage, develop, and strategize in the NGO environment.
Swayam’s BSW-41: Understanding Tribals online programme is a core diploma-level course and falls under the humanities and social sciences category. It is a four-credit, 12 weeks long curriculum, designed and organised by experts in the field, and will be instructed by Dr N. Ramya.
The BSW-41: Understanding Tribals course structure comprises 12 units which are divided into three blocks. It involves in-depth information about the evolution of tribal studies concerning India, including the study of Indian as well as international tribal communities.
The programme will help you attain fluency in the numerous areas related to tribals such as evolution, perception, tribal territories, constitutional provisions for tribals, international conventions, tribal education, healthcare, nutrition, and much more.
Swayam uses renowned national coordinators such as AICTE, NCERT, UGC, IIMB, IGNOU, etc. to cross check their course material and revise it to the standards of any university course across India. As a result of this, the BSW-41: Understanding Tribals diploma programme’s credits are transferable and have the advantage of being verified by a Government-initiated body.
The BSW-43: Tribals of South and Central India online programme is a four-credit diploma-level course in the humanities and social sciences category. It is instructed by a public health professional and social worker, Dr G. Mahesh. The course is designed by experts and divided into three blocks, comprising a total of 14 units which will take 12 weeks to complete.
Moreover, the BSW-43: Tribals of South and Central India diploma course is structured to teach every aspect of the tribal population native to the south and central parts of India. Candidates will have robust knowledge about the distinctive characteristics and features involved in the practices, culture, beliefs, livelihood, social organisation, etc. of these tribals.
Swayam has ensured extraordinary study material by appointing national coordinators to verify the syllabus. With this assurance, the credits obtained in BSW-43:Tribals of South and Central India online training are entirely transferrable. They also have the same significance as any other four-credit university or college courses.
Swayam offers the BSW-44: Tribals in North and Northeast Region of India online course to expand the current knowledge of candidates about tribes native to the north and north-eastern section of India. This is a diploma-level theory course in the humanities and social sciences category and carries four credits. There are a total of 12 units devised by experts in the field.
The units of the BSW-44: Tribals in North and Northeast Region of India diploma training are segmented into three blocks which provide an in-depth understanding of the culture, existence, historical roots, and the impact of globalisation on these tribal communities.
Candidates will be educated on an array of topics related to the north and north-eastern tribes, such as religious beliefs, language, displacement, migration, among others.
The BSW-44: Tribals in North and Northeast Region of India programme is instructed by Prof Rose Nembiakkim, while IGNOU has approved the syllabus. Besides, since Swayam is a government-led initiative, the course is available for free.
CIT-001: Fundamentals of Computer Systems course covers the basic working of a personal computer and introduces a wide range of software tools. You will gain fluency in the implementation of numerous devices such as I/O and storage devices. These technologies and ICT tools are quite helpful as they can be used in everyday life, and mastering them will allow you to become an enhanced professional.
You will study the concepts of problem-solving with SWAYAM’S CIT-001: Fundamentals of Computer Systems programme and use the element of logic to solve various problems. Moreover, the curriculum will also introduce you to elementary programming concepts using the C language. In this manner, the course takers learn several problem-solving techniques.
Additionally, the CIT-001: Fundamentals of Computer Systems training course awards a certificate after you have completed it. This can be used to build a strong professional portfolio. Take this course to familiarize yourself with networking devices and the working of Computer Systems to use these tools confidently and establish a firm career path by achieving expertise.
This course on Enzymology will enable you to analyse scientific phenomena that enzymes form a part of. This knowledge will, in turn, help you to function effectively at both the academic and professional levels. This branch of biochemistry deals with the function of enzymes and their formation into their state of origin.
As a multidisciplinary research field, Enzymology combines the fields of microbiology, biochemistry, molecular genetics, biology, and molecular biology. Hence, this subject is suitable for candidates belonging to various disciplines. The development in this subject is reflected in the advancement of the tools used by enzymologists.
And this has created an increased demand for this subject. Tasks like genomic sequencing can be conducted with gene synthesis that is available at cheap prices. And this allows enzymologists to study any enzyme and produce pure proteins without much effort.
Thorough knowledge of Enzymology can help you in building a career in biology as well as the other domains such as medical and environmental sciences. The course instructor has decades of experience in teaching this subject to the students belonging to the science department. This course will, therefore, help you in building a strong knowledge base on this subject.
The event industry has multiplied over the past few decades. The sector has flourished into a million-dollar industry in recent years. The course in BHC-011: Basics of Event Management will take you through the current trends in the event industry. The curriculum will help you understand the operations and functions that fall under the sector.
This BHC-011: Basics of Event Management training programme provides an excellent opportunity for individuals who want to kick-start their careers in the field of event management. Interested candidates can enrol in the course to get a direction into the scope, requirements and functions of an event manager.
Get your certification in BHC-011: Basics of Event Management and acquire expertise in events and activation. The booming industry is full of tremendous opportunities, excelling in getting the most out of this growing sector. The course will familiarise you with the importance of an event manager. You will learn about topics like characteristics and types of an event and the future of the industry.
The CIT-002: Introduction to Information Technology course is being provided by Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) and spread out over 12 weeks or three months. This course will give you the basics of information technology and touch upon various aspects of Information Systems.
The CIT-002: Introduction to Information Technology programme covers the meaning of ICT and the emergence of the digital divide and cyberspace issues. This comprehensive course also explains the application of Information Technology. These applications include e-commerce, e-governance and education, which are thoroughly explained in this programme.
Besides, the CIT-002: Introduction to Information Technology online course also has an extensive curriculum spread over 12 weeks, and the candidates will also receive a certification upon successful completion of the programme. Through this programme, you can learn about the uses and process of development of information systems. You will also understand the need for Management Information Systems (MIS) in the duration of this course.
The BLI-011: Libraries: An Introduction online course will help you to learn the concepts of libraries through the lens of society. It provides a deep dive into the types of libraries and the functions of libraries amongst us.
The online course gives a holistic perspective by giving us insights into how libraries can impact and benefit society. Though libraries have existed for long, it has evolved and changed to be more modern for the youth of today. Hence, the course also discusses the current landscape in detail.
The BLI-011: Libraries: An Introduction programme is tutored by Dr Archna Shukla, who has immense experience in libraries through research and professional experience. This will invoke new perspectives and ideas on enhancing the role of libraries efficiently.
The BLI-011: Libraries: An Introduction course is also beneficial for anyone who wants to understand what it entails to be a librarian. The course is also equipped with weekly quizzes to learn the course thoroughly and evaluate the improvement.
The Fundamentals of Conduction and Radiation course can be accessed from the Swayam website. Swayam was created by the government of India to increase access to education among even the most disadvantaged sections of society. This course will be beneficial for students to analyse, solve, and model a broad range of engineering applications that involve conduction and radiation.
The Swayam courses are free. The courses are designed by experts in their respective areas. But candidates who want to get certified from Swayam have to submit the course assessments and sit for an end-term, in-person exam. There is an exam fee that has to be paid for the end-term exam. Course instructors Professor Amaresh Dalal and Professor Dipankar N. Basu, are faculty members of the Mechanical Engineering Department of IIT Guwahati.
The Fundamentals of Conduction and Radiation course by Swayam enables candidates to analyse, model, and solve a wide variety of engineering applications that are based on the theories of conduction and radiation. The course is focused on teaching candidates problem-solving skills.
The World Wide Web or WWW is a significant development, and it facilitates several technologies and services available through the internet. The aim of the CIT-003: Web-Based Technologies and Multimedia Applications programme by Swayam is to discuss the various technologies that form the basis of the internet on which services like WWW, Messenger, or Email are developed.
Computers are becoming smarter every day. After the internet was introduced, one of the major uses of computers has been, to aid the communication of secure information over the internet. The CIT-003: Web-Based Technologies and Multimedia Applications course discuss the methods of developing web pages and websites. It also focuses on the applications of multimedia.
Furthermore, the CIT-003: Web-Based Technologies and Multimedia Application training programme is an online course. The course is rife with video lectures, self-assessment tests, and quizzes which are taken on a weekly basis. It will take you 12 weeks to complete this course. And this is a core course intended for undergraduate-level students.
The Cell Biology online programme aims to give the candidates a basic idea about biochemistry, genetics, and molecular cell biology. Cell Biology is an interdisciplinary subject which provides detailed knowledge about the structure & functions of cells and cellular components.
The Cell Biology certification course by Swayam, which is an undergraduate-level course, is divided into different modules. Each module will focus on a different area of cellular biology. Topics include the structure and function of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells, cell organelles, cellular communication, membrane and organelle structure, and function, among others.
Moreover, the Cell Biology certification programme takes around 12 weeks to complete. Dr. K. Sanatombi, assistant professor in the Department of Biology at Manipal University, will instruct the course. It is an online course replete with video lectures, assignments, quizzes, and study material. You will also receive a certificate once you take the end term examination and secure the qualifying marks.
The Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics programme by Swayam covers the basics of classical thermodynamics. The first part of the course will emphasise building a strong foundation in the subject, and the second part will focus mainly on the applications of thermodynamics in chemical engineering problems related to phase equilibria.
Moreover, Swayam’s Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics course is an undergraduate-level course, intended for students and faculty of engineering thermodynamics. It is a core course that takes around 12 weeks to be completed and instructed by Prof. Jayant K. Singh, a top instructor from IIT Kanpur.
The online course also has industry support from all chemical engineering-based industries, namely Indian Oil, ONGC, Unilever, UOP, Bechtel, and EIL. The Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics programme is a 100% online course, with plenty of video tutorials, online lectures, readings, and practice tests for comprehensive learning. Besides, all the course materials are accessible for free.