As an education marketplace, HailATutor offers learners the ability to buy course materials (video or pdf formats) in many tertiary institutions (university, polytechnics, colleges of education etc). Hence, your materials should be designed with students in mind.It should contain -
This guide allows an instructor on HailATutor to know the requirements, including requirements for material title/description, material format, presentation & quality of video courses or notes, images in videos & notes and acceptable size of materials which must be met for your material to be visible to users. They include:
Your video course should give prospective students/learners a good sense of what it entails and the major points of that course as required by the lecturer of the course. If examples/representations are available to better give the student a better grasp of the course, then it would be very helpful that you state and explain the examples.
It must be in mp4, mpeg or Avi video formats, HD video quality (720p or 1080p) clear and audible with colorful visuals for users to understand better.File size should be between 5mb and 500mb.Instructors who add graphics and visuals to their video tutorial courses receive 10x as many requests as those without, so we highly recommend doing this to boost your sale from the get-go
You will need -
This material must be in pdf format with images and visuals as readers understand better with images and colors. File size should be between 5mb and 500mb.
Make it more comprehensive and easier to understand for it to reach a wider audience.P.S: While we recommend that you type your notes; you can also take pictures of your note if your handwriting is legible, and use a pdf creating tool to combine the images and convert them to a pdf document.
You're expected to set your base price for each course material. This price has to be reasonable, affordable and most especially competitive compared to other instructors. Before setting your price, you could search HailATutor for the average price set by instructors for a similar course material you wish to put up.
You can always go back to change your base price in the course material. Please note that courses that you charge for on HailATutor cannot be offered for free on other platforms (e.g. YouTube, your social media, your own site, other sites).
At HailATutor, our mission is to help students in tertiary institutions understand their courses better. Hence in order to ensure that students have great learning experience, we have a Quality Review Process in place that every material course submitted goes through.
After you submit your material course (video or course note) for review, HailATutor's Quality Review Team will evaluate your submission and provide feedback on all the items in the Course Material Guidelines (put this as a link that takes them back to the top where you have the contents for this). Once your course material passes, it will be published for users to interact with in the HailATutor marketplace. Until then, your course won't be discoverable on the platform. The course review time will not take more than 3 business days.
Approved Course Material - When your course has been approved, you will get an email notification stating so. Please note that it may take up to 24 hours for your course material to be discoverable in search results. Once your course goes live, students will discover and purchase your course.
Disapproved Course Material - If your course material has been disapproved, you will get an email notification on the feedback and the necessary fixes you need to make before submitting it back for approval. Please note that disapproved course material are not live on the HailATutor marketplace
This section outlines HailATutor's revenue sharing plan for instructors. Instructors are rewarded for creating amazing and knowledgeable content that brings students to the marketplace. HailATutor is rewarded for driving sales for our expert instructors.
HailATutor doesn't charge a fee to create and host a course material on the marketplace and an instructor can publish as many free and paid courses as they want.
This revenue share is based on the Net Amount, which is the amount a student paid less any applicable taxes or fees such as the 30% fee imposed by Google or Apple for sales on Android & iOS.
Instructors receive 40% of the revenue for any HailATutor sales where no instructor coupon or course referral link was used. These sales might occur after a user clicks on a HailATutor ads or browses the HailATutor platform for course materials.
We understand that no one is above mistakes and sometimes you just don't know what the rules are.
If an instructor violates any of our policies, legal terms and conditions, they will first receive a simple warning as well as guide them on how not to violate any of our policies again.
Below is a process flow of our escalation policy: