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Online training tailored to Africa

Take a part-time, accredited, online course and advance your career in the African market. Gain access to your own African based expert trainer - available 24/7 to help you learn how to code.

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Our trainers are experienced software developers, and mark all your submitted work by hand.

Interact with your trainer when you choose to, with 24/7 chat and video-call support included in every course.

Access all course materials while on the go and even when you have limited internet connectivity.

We'll help place you in a job in Africa following completion of your course.

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MicroDegree Programs

Part-time 3-6 month online qualifications

Introduction to Computer Science

Learn the basics

Learn the core concepts of computer science and jump straight into software development by learning computational thinking with Delphi programming language.

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Certified Data Scientist

Become a data Guru

Become a master data analyst, learn how to gather, analyse and visualise large datasets. This course will teach you all that you need to master data, covering from basics to advanced concepts you will go from being an absolute rookie to a fully fledged data guru at the end of your course.

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Certified Mobile Developer

Build world class mobile applications

Earn the Associate Android Developer Certification from Google, and learn how to build interactive mobile applications.

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Certified Software Developer

Learn intermediate-level coding

Covering both the basics and more advanced concepts, this MicroDegree will allow you learn the industry's most popular languages: Python, Java and C++.

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Introduction to Programming

Learn the basics

Programming is becoming an indispensable skill in the 21st century. This MicroDegree will provide a distilled, comprehensive introduction to programming in Python - an industry favourite - and is perfect if you’ve never done any programming before.

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Full Stack Web Developer

Craft complex web applications

Build dynamic, database-driven sites using the technology that powers site such as Instagram and the New York Times. This course will teach you both front and backend web development with the powerful Django framework.

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Student success stories

Over 8000 people have already chosen to advance their careers with our courses

Hyperion helped give me the confidence to pursue programming as a career, the lessons they offered provided me with a solid foundation to develop skills in not only Python but programming principles in general.

Emile Esterhuizen, Python student
Cape Town, Western Cape

I took the C++ beginner course because I wanted to broaden my scope and to get certified. It has given me hope of ending up in big fish companies like Google. It keeps the idea behind a career change alive.

Simon Shilo, C++ student
Durban, Kwazulu Natal

Definitely an overall enriching experience! The use of example programs within tasks made grasping concepts unimaginably easier than I have seen before. Great communication system with tutors also helps speed up the process. I always felt comfortable with what I was learning and I always felt well received by those that I approached for advice.

Jared Ping, Python student
Johannesburg, Gauteng
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