You can mark up your courses with structured data so prospective students can find through Google Search. You can provide following three details:

  1. Course name
  2. Provider (who is offering)
  3. Short description

A course is a series or unit of curriculum that contains lectures, lessons, or modules in a particular subject or topic. It must have an explicit educational outcome of knowledge or skill in a particular subject or topic.

Example in JSON-LD

<script type="application/ld+json">
{
"@context": "https://schema.org",
"@type": "Course",
"name": "Introduction to Computer Science and Programming",
"description": "Introductory CS course laying out the basics.",
"provider": {
"@type": "Organization",
"name": "University of Technology - Eureka",
"sameAs": "http://www.ut-eureka.edu"
}
}
</script>

Required Properties

  • description: A description of the course. Display limit of 60 characters.

  • name: Title of the course.

Recommended Properties

  • provider: The organization that publishes the source content of the course.