Below are the various career paths that we believe will inspire you to work towards an exciting future and learn new and exciting skills along the way. Each programme is priced from R200 but watch out for our introductory specials that are being offered and promoted around the country. After completing each of the short learning programmes you can take the Microsoft exams and get the necessary recognition for it too.

Microsoft Imagine Academy provides students and educators with industry-aligned curricula and certifications to build competencies and validate skills for high-demand technologies. The Academy offers courses and certifications in four paths: Computer Science, IT Infrastructure, Data Science, and Productivity.

Microsoft Imagine Academy gives students and educators the curricula and certifications they need to succeed in a technology-driven economy.

Imagine Academy is a complete technology education solution connecting staff, teachers, students, employers and local communities through leading-edge technology skills development that leads to certification. E-Squared Education Enterprises is registered Certiport Centre for the completion of certification.

LEARNING PATHS

Productivity. Help students learn to be productive using Microsoft Office and other software tools for a wide range of jobs and other life pursuits.

Computer science. Prepare students for college and career roles in software and app development.

IT infrastructure. Provide the core technical skills required to build a sustainable technology career managing infrastructure for cloud, clients, devices databases, and Office 365.

Data Science (Coming in 2017). Builds on core Excel and database fundamental skills by providing students with advanced skills for querying, analyzing and visualizing data.

CERTIFICATION

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) exams prepare your students to be more productive in school and business careers.

Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) exams provide an entry-level opportunity to explore various technical careers.

Microsoft Certifications Solutions Associate/Expert (MCSA/MCSE) exams provide steps to validation of a student’s ability to design and build innovative solutions across multiple technologies, both on-premise and in the cloud.

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Curricula

All the reasons why you will benefit from us being a Microsoft Imagine Academy:

  • We have the latest Microsoft technologies available
  • Our learners use cutting-edge technology to prepare them for the 21st Century skills they need
  • Our Microsoft training is available for our own learners and to those from other schools, colleges, community and companies
  • There are hundreds of courses to choose from
  • Training can be done off site at schools or companies
  • Write exams when it suits you – throughout the year
  • Exams can be arranged on your site – school or company
  • Our teachers learn the latest software and keep their skills updated
  • Learners have the unique opportunity to be tested in the Microsoft applications on site and getting Microsoft certified
  • We have specialist Microsoft training that will develop skills teachers need and all teachers are welcome to join
  • Take as many courses as you wish
  • Online course content is available
  • The exams are administered through Certiport
  • Internationally recognized – Microsoft Certification

PRODUCTIVITY PATH

Microsoft Office training builds skills that help students improve their productivity in the classroom and career. All courses prepare for MOS certification.

COMPUTER SCIENCE PATH

Microsoft is invested in improving computer science awareness and skills. We offer curriculum to expose students to Learn to Code in an hour, or as part of an after-school club or coding camp. We also provide robust semester long offers such as Creative Coding Through Games and Apps, and partner with Harvard University for CS50 for AP Computer Science Principles, yearlong course

Learn to code

Minecraft: Education Edition

Creating Coding

Technopreneurship: From Pitch to Prototype

Introduction to Python

HTML5 Application Development FUndamentals

Software Development Fundamentals

Harvard CS50

DATA SCIENCE PATH

Microsoft is invested in improving data science awareness and skills. We offer curriculum to expose students to the field of data science, beginning with building basic skills in data analysis using Excel and database fundamentals, then moving on to more intermediate and advanced concepts and applied skills such as working with non-relational data, data visualization, and finally exploring data science and machine learning.  Imagine Academy’s Data Science learning path is a great runway for students wishing to go on to pursue more advanced levels of study and professional certification.

Microsoft Excel

Database Fundamentals

Introduction to Data Science

Working with Non-Relational Data

Using Data in Software Applications

Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Excel

Data Science and Machine Learning Essentials

IT INFRASTRUCTURE PATH

Microsoft is invested in improving IT Infrastructure awareness and skills. In this learning path, we offer curriculum to expose students to basic skills in fundamentals related to managing infrastructure for the Cloud, clients and mobile devices, and Office 365.  Fundamental curriculum includes Windows Operating Systems, Servers, Networking, Security, Cloud Platform and Mobility and Devices.  The IT

Infrastructure learning path will continue to evolve as we expand the portfolio to include intermediate and more advanced curriculum.

Windows OS Fundamentals

Windows Server

Networking Fundamentals

Security Fundamentals

Cloud Platform

Mobility and Devices Fundamentals

MICROSOFT IMAGINE ACADEMY CAREER PATH


Microsoft Imagine Academy provides students and educators with industry-aligned curricula and certifications to build competencies and validate skills for high-demand technologies. The Academy offers courses and certifications in four paths: Computer Science, IT Infrastructure, Data Science, and Productivity.

Microsoft Imagine Academy gives students and educators the curricula and certifications they need to succeed in a technology-driven economy.

Imagine Academy is a complete technology education solution connecting staff, teachers, students, employers and local communities through leading-edge technology skills development that leads to certification. E-Squared Education Enterprises is registered Certiport Centre for the completion of certification.