FAQ

STUDENTS

  • Q. How can I sign-up for a course on EDUcasters?
  • A. Click on sign in as a Student to create your account, once you are logged in you are free to purchase any course that you like.
  • Q. Can I preview a course before taking it?
  • A. Yes, when there is a preview available.
  • Q. Can I receive a course as a gift?
  • A. Yes, once you add a course to your wishlist another person can defray it.
  • Q. Is there any technical assistance available for EDUcasters courses?
  • A. EDUcasters is available to assist you with any technical issues via email at support@EDUcasters.net or by calling 888-338-6115.
  • Q. Can I interact with Instructors who teach on EDUcasters?
  • A. Yes, you can write on their wall and or follow them if you want to be updated with additional courses offered by the Instructor.
  • Q. Can I request a refund on a course?
  • A. Generally all sales are final, however we may provide a refund on one class during the lifetime of your membership.
  • Q. Is there a limit to the number of courses that I can take?
  • A. No, you can take as many courses as you like.
  • Q. How long will I have access to a course?
  • A. You will always have access to any course that you have purchased should you need to refer to it.
  • Q. How will I get a copy of my Certificate?
  • A. Once you have met the requirements of the course you will be able to print a copy of your Cerfiticate.
  • Q. I like your platform as a Student, am I allow to be an Instructor as well?
  • A. Yes, as long as you are not teaching on a class or course that you took from EDUcasters.
  • Q. What are the system requirements to attend a Live Class?
  • A. Shown below:

    CPU

    A modern Computer/Laptop/Tablet manufactured within last 5 years

    RAM

    512 MB required, 1Gb or more recommended

    Operating System

    Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7
    Mac OS X 10.4.x or later

    Internet

    Cable Modem, DSL, LAN (Min of 512Kbps, we recommend 1Mbps or greater)

    Sound Card

    Sound card and speakers, headset with microphone (optional)

    Monitor and Video Card

    1024 x 768 or higher screen resolution.

    Web Browsers

    Google Chrome - Preferred
    Internet Explorer 7 or higher
    Mozilla Firefox 3.x 

INSTRUCTORS

  • Q. How much can you earn?
  • A. The average instructor earns $5,000.00 per recorded courses, $1,000.00 for live courses and $800.00 for online notes and books.
  • Q. How do I get started?
  • A. The steps to get started are as follows:
       1. Setup your free Gmail account, click here or to watch a video click here
       2. Sign in as an Instructor with your Gmail address and password
       3. Complete the initial EDUcasters sign up
       4. Start creating your Online and Live Courses
  • Q. Can I create my own classroom for my students only?
  • A. EDUcasters.net allows you to create your own personal online classroom and invite your students. This allow you to earn more revenue for youself, staying connected with your students on your own network.
  • Q. What does a typical EDUcasters.net course look like?
  • A. You can start by uploading content which is mainly description and video contents. You can upload the YouTube video/ Vimeo ( www.vimeo.com). You have full control of your content for live courses, You are using integrated voice and video to create one to one and one many session that allows you to communicate, share the documents, YouTube videos, screen sharing and much more.
  • Q. Are there any costs associated with creating a course on EDUcasters.net?
  • A. No! Creating a course, uploading books and broadcasting live is entirely free for Instructors who are okay with DIY (Doing It Yourself) model. You can always subscribe to different plans to generate more revenue. Click Here to learn more.
  • Q. How should I price my course?
  • A. Some Instructors use a metric of around $10.00 - $50.00 per hour of course content. Most courses on are priced between $29.00 - $99.00. As a Tutor you can charge for your time by the minute. Be sure to check our Terms of Use Click Here .
  • Q. How long are students able to access my course?
  • A. Students can access the courses and notes forever once they have purchased . Instant help and live courses will be based on hourly charges that you have to schedule. You can also set up on demand invitation where student can pay and set up live course any time.
  • Q. What does EDUcasters.net do to promote my course?
  • A. We promote EDUcasters.net through SEO (Search Engine Optimization), Advertisements and Expos to make this site more popular nationwide as well as internationally . You can also invite friends, share on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. Students can also share courses they like on their perferred Social Media platform.
  • Q. Are there any standards or requirements I should know about while creating my course?
  • A. EDUcasters will not have control on courses. The best quality course content gets best reviews and that course will be sold in market place successfully. The Instructors has to maintain teaching standards and quality content to get maximum sales. EDUcasters retains the rights to remove a course if someone has reported copyright infringements or bad quality of content.
  • Q. What type of equipment (camera, microphone, software) do I need to create an online course?
  • A. Easiest way to create course is use the YouTube upload link. You can record video, voice and create slide presentations, you can also record sessions in Google Hangout and publish it in online courses. Your laptop camera is sufficient to create videos, however for maximum quality we recommend an HD camera with 1080 DPI (should you need assistance finding one feel free to contact us at info@EDUcasters.net).
  • Q. What are the system requirements to perform a Live Class?
  • A. Shown below:

    CPU

    A modern Computer/Laptop/Tablet manufactured within last 5 years

    RAM

    512 MB required, 1Gb or more recommended

    Operating System

    Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7
    Mac OS X 10.4.x or later

    Internet

    Cable Modem, DSL, LAN (Min of 512Kbps, we recommend 1Mbps or greater)

    Sound Card

    Sound card and speakers, headset with microphone (optional)

    Monitor and Video Card

    1024 x 768 or higher screen resolution.

    Web Browsers

    Google Chrome - Preferred
    Internet Explorer 7 or higher
    Mozilla Firefox 3.x