Online Courses

Frequently Asked Questions

The online courses are offered to anyone who is over the age of 18.

Courses have different lengths. Please refer to individual course pages for more information about the length of the course you are interested in. For all self-directed courses, the entire programme is available to you for 12 weeks after enrolment to facilitate your learning.

Courses are offered in English. Some courses have Chinese subtitles or voiceover. Where this is available it is highlighted in the individual course page. Please refer to the individual course for more details. All courses also have closed-caption subtitles in English.

There are no formal language requirements however it will be expected of you to have a good comprehension of the language the course is delivered in.

There are no prerequisites for taking any of our online courses. Courses are structured by our expert educators to provide students with all they require to rigorously develop their understanding of the field of study.

All courses are pre-recorded. All self-directed courses make the entire programme available for 12 weeks after enrolment to facilitate your self-guided journey.

For more information on what courses are currently on offer please visit the Online Courses page.

All of the online courses have closed-caption subtitles in English. This can be accessed by selecting captions in the video window within the LearnWorlds platform.

Self-directed courses are not assessed.
Online courses are not accredited and do not carry credits that can be carried over to other programmes.
Students will receive a certificate of completion following their successful completion of all modules on their online course.
The time commitment varies depending on the course being studied, and each course includes expected study time in its description. The commitment to study can range between two and five hours. Students who wish to study more intensively will find they are able to spend many hours a week with the course.
Please refer to individual course pages for pricing information, including early-registration discounts.
You can sign up online through our website. The registration form can be found on each online course page.

Should any student who has enrolled in a course find that they need to withdraw, they can do so, and in the circumstances set out below they shall be entitled to a refund.  Further detail and information on  your rights to withdraw from the courses and receive a refund, and how to exercise them, are set out in the Terms and Conditions.  

Self-directed Courses

Within 14 days of purchase: Full refund, less pro rata deduction for any course content accessed prior to cancellation. 

 

 
Yes, our courses can be viewed on mobile devices via LearnWorlds.
You will be enrolled into the course immediately on registration. The course will be available to you for 12 weeks after enrolment to facilitate your self-directed learning.

The online course is facilitated through a learning management system. It is the responsibility of the student to ensure that they have the proper hardware and software requirements, along with access to Wi-Fi, to be able to participate in the course. The basic system requirements are as follows:

Screen Size

The online learning experience is best viewed at a minimum of 800x600, which is the average size of a notebook computer.

Operating Systems

Windows 7 and newer (users on Windows 10 need to download the Windows 10 Anniversary Update to submit assignments)
Mac OSX 10.6 and newer
Linux - chromeOS

Mobile Operating System Native App Support

iOS 7 and newer (versions vary by device)
Android 4.2 and newer 

Browser

Although the course should be available to all updated browsers, there have been reported issues experienced when browsing with Internet Explorer and we would recommend an alternative browser.

Computer Speed and Processor

Use a computer 5 years old or newer when possible
1GB of RAM
2GHz processor

Internet Speed

Along with compatibility and web standards, the portal has been carefully crafted to accommodate low bandwidth environments
Minimum of 512kbps 

Screen Readers

Macintosh: VoiceOver (latest version for Safari)
PC: JAWS (latest version for Internet Explorer)
PC: NVDA (latest version for Firefox)

All of the information concerning our terms and conditions can be found in Terms and Conditions.
Please email our dedicated online courses department
at: onlinecourses@christies.com
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