Platform Economy – A New Way to Make Money
This online course is a journey into the diverse world of the platform economy. This course introduces dozens of different platforms you can choose from and learn how to earn extra income.
This online MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) is built on an online platform so that you can complete it according to your own schedule. The course includes assignments that you must do to complete the course.
- Application period: 14.4.2021-11.12.2021
- Date: 14.4.2021-31.12.2021
- Scope: 1 ECTS
- Location: Online course
- Price: 15€
This course 1 credit online course is a journey into the diverse world of the platform economy. All in all, this course introduces dozens of different platforms from which you can easily choose the platforms that you are most interested in and start practicing platform work and learn how to earn extra income and start a journey towards entrepreneurial working life.
During this course, you will get a comprehensive understanding of the different forms of platform economics and their possibilities from the perspective of earning additional income. After the course, you are able to choose the most suitable platforms for your own competence.
The course is built on the Canvas platform so that you can complete it according to your own schedule. The course includes assignments that you must do to complete the course. The Canvas workspace will close on December 30, 2021.
Wallenstein J, de Chalendar A, Revees M, Bailey A (2019) The New Freelancers – Tapping Talent in the Gig Economy, Boston Consulting Group tutkimusraportti.
Numerical evaluation: rejected/1-5
The student must receive at least 8 points to complete the course. Otherwise, the evaluation scale of the course is following:
- 9-10 points = grade 1
- 11-12 points = grade 2
- 13-14 points = grade 3
- 15-16 points = grade 4
- 17-18 points = grade 5