Skill up in the unique methods and culture of open source software


Authentic open source projects are community oriented and founded in the principles of software freedom and collaborative development. The Open Source Technology Management program at Brandeis is dedicated to enhancing and expanding the open source community through micro-courses and digital badges developed with and endorsed by the Open Source Initiative.

OSI selected Brandeis as its higher education partner-of-choice to ensure quality online course delivery that is committed to building virtual communities of practice.

Micro-course benefits:

- Learn directly from high-profile OSS community leaders

- Gain experience trouble-shooting real-world OSS problems

- Build teams to design and propose solutions

- Engage with high-quality project work and case studies

- Build virtual relationships with teammates, peers and facilitators

- Receive a credential authorized and endorsed by the Open Source Initiative

Open Source Software Available micro-courses:

  • Open Source Business Practices
  • Establish an Open Source Program Office
  • Cultivate an Open Source Community
  • Integrate the Open Source Community
  • Open Source Workflow and Infrastructure
  • Production of Distributed Open Source Software

Each four-week micro-course is led by OSS community leaders

Online micro-courses, badges and certificates | 781-736-8725

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