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Learning incentives

The Entrepreneurship 101 Online eLearning Portal incorporates an achievements programme consisting of points that are awarded for completing various tasks or getting full marks on a quiz, badges that are awarded on completion of certain course or having attained specific milestones and a ranking system based on courses completed and engagement on the platform. As new courses are added, so additional badges will become available which you can earn by completing the various courses.

Ranking

The Entrepreneurship 101 Online eLearning Portal incorporates a student ranking system. The ranking system consists of 6 levels which are awarded to students based on having achieved specific goals as defined below. On signup, you will automatically be awarded the NEWBIE badge and rank.

LEVEL 1LEVEL 2LEVEL 3LEVEL 4LEVEL 5LEVEL 6
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Awarded when a user registers an account on the platform.Awarded when a user completes 5 achievements.Awarded when a user completes 15 achievements.Awarded when a user completes 30 achievements.Awarded when a user completes 50 achievements.Awarded when a user completes 100 achievements.

Badges

Badges are awarded for the following:

  • Levels in terms of the ranking system above
  • Completing a online short course
  • Completing a specified list of tasks which form part of a quest
  • Accumulating a specified number of points for a badge
  • Ad-hoc and special badge awards

The course award is an example of the course badge awarded for completing the Entrepreneurship 101 Course. Course badges are visible on the respective course pages.

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Points

Points are accumulated for the following:

  • Registering as a user on the Entrepreneurship 101 Online eLearning Portal
  • Updating your user profile images and profile details
  • Interacting on the course forums through posts
  • Providing meaningful contributions or questions
  • Registering for a new course
  • Getting a perfect score on a lesson quiz
  • Completing a lesson

Accumulated points are used towards achieving badges and completing quests, and any other ad hoc opportunities on offer.

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