Learning Phase II

Learning Phase II Timelines ( 6 Weeks )

August 3, 2020 - September 14, 2020

Requirements to Advance to Project Phase

Associate Android Developer:

  • Score 200+ on Associate Android Developer Skill IQ OR engage with 20+ hrs of role-specific content

Mobile Web Specialist:

  • Score 180+ on Building Websites with HTML, CSS and JavaScript Skill IQ OR engage with 20+ hrs of role-specific content

Associate Cloud Engineer:

  • Score 180+ on Building Google Cloud Platform Infrastructures on Google Compute Engine Skill IQ OR engage with 20+ hrs of role-specific content

NOTE: Only 6,000 learners will be advancing to Project Phase, we therefore highly encourage you to attempt to take both the Skill IQ assessment and engaging with the content where possible. We will be prioritizing users who have met both criteria for advancement (Skill IQ and engagement) if we have more than 6,000 qualified users at the end of Learning Phase 2.

How do I access Learning Content?

Please find direct links to Phase II Pluralsight courses below;

Associate Android Developer :

Main Track - https://bit.ly/AAD2MainTrack

Deep Dive - https://bit.ly/AAD2DeepDive

Mobile Web Specialist :

Main Track - https://bit.ly/MWS2MainTrack

Deep Dive - https://bit.ly/MWS2DeepDive

Associate Cloud Engineer:

Main Track - https://bit.ly/GCP2MainTrack

Deep Dive - https://bit.ly/GCP2DeepDive

Please find direct links to Pluralsight Skill IQ Assessment below;

Associate Android Developer

Associate Android Developer Skill IQ: https://bit.ly/AADIQ

Mobile Web Specialist

Building Websites with HTML, CSS and JavaScript Skill IQ: https://bit.ly/MWSIQ

Associate Cloud Engineer

Google Cloud Platform Infrastructures on Google Compute Engine Skill IQ: https://bit.ly/GCloudIQ

How do I access Andela Learning Community Support?

We will be re-using Learning Phase 1 Slack workspace to support you -- Join the workspace here if you haven't joined - https://gads2020.herokuapp.com/. Emails and Slack will serve as the primary means of communication.

Guide on how to join your Peer Learning group - https://youtu.be/1KRL6OOZjKU

Having any issues or concerns?

Raise a ticket at http://community.andela.com/ - Use Submit a ticket link on the Navigation Bar

Peer Learning Group(s)

You will be in an assigned team with approximately 35 - 60 learners who are on the same track as you. The peer learning group is for you to share ideas, learning resources, collaborate and hold each other accountable in this course. This is also a great way to meet new people on the same track as you’re. Your group will be assigned more than 2 or more mentors who will be available to unblock you and guide you when facing challenges.

How will the Peer Learning Group(s) work?

  • Join the PLG slack group

  • Introduce yourself

    • Your name

    • Your country

    • Occupation

    • What you hope to learn from the team

  • Share with your team what you will be working on on a weekly basis, every Monday

  • Share blockers you are facing with your team from time to time

  • Hold each other accountable, ask questions & help unblock your teammates.

  • Select a team lead(s) who will be leading the team/hold them accountable in the weekly quizzes.

  • Engage in weekly quizzes [We will be sharing the quizzes on a weekly basis and shouting out teams that passed the quizzes].

  • Give Friday shout out to people who have supported you throughout the week.

  • Ensure you check in on your team on slack at least once a day.

  • We will be sharing projects for you to work on, the aim of these projects will be for you to put what you have been learning into practice, We expect you to leverage your team to execute this -- We will be sharing more details with you.

  • In case your mentor is unavailable, please let us know by filling this form ASAP -- The team lead can fill the form on behalf of the team - bit.ly/gads-lp2-plg-feedback