Standard Terms and Conditions of Swift Coding and App Development Certificate Courses

Ohio State offers Swift Coding and App Development Courses only under the following Terms and Conditions. If you are unable to agree to and accept any of these terms, you should not apply to take any of the Courses.
 

Technology Requirements

A Mac computer is required so that you can complete assignments in Xcode (the software used to build apps in Swift).
 

External Tools

In the Swift Coding and App Development certificate courses you will have the opportunity to utilize several freely available tools used in the industry (e.g. Github and Google Firebase). These tools are external to Ohio State's toolset and are not supported or endorsed by Ohio State. If you would prefer, you may choose to explore alternative comparable tool options for use during the course, though note that some alternatives require purchase.
 

Non-Credit Certificate

The Swift Coding and App Development certificates are classified as non-credit, continuing education opportunities. They are do not provide credit toward an academic program and cannot be transferred toward an academic program at Ohio State in the future. Additionally, support and services are limited to those directly related to the Swift Coding and App Development certificates and support provided by Digital Flagship staff.
 

Refund Policy

We understand that circumstances may change, impacting your ability to complete this certificate. That is why we've designed the courses to be self-paced and available to be done on your time. If you need to request an extension to your access to the course please email DFCoding@osu.edu.
 
If you are within three days (72 hours) of purchasing access to the certificate and wish to withdraw you can request a refund minus a $80 administrative fee (for costs associated with processing unenrollment and refund), allowing up to 60 days for the refund to be processed. To initiate this request email DFCoding@osu.edu and include your reason for withdrawing.
 

Privacy

Visit our web privacy statement to learn more about how personal information is collected, used and shared at the university.
 

European Residents

If you are residing in a European Union country subject to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), please review gdpr-statement
 

Accessibility

While our courses have been designed with accessibility in mind, in the event you find you are unable to move forward or access parts of the course due to a disability please contact us immediately via DFCoding@osu.edu and we will respond within 24 hours during business days.
 

Warranties

Courses are offered “As Is” and “As Available” and Ohio State makes no warrantiesof any kind, either express or implied, including without limitation any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.Ohio State further makes not warranties that the course will be offered error-free or without interruption.
 

Force Majeure

Ohio State shall not be liable for any delay, cancellation, or failure to perform or make timely services available if such delay, cancellation, or failure is due to any cause beyond the control of Ohio State, including without limitation restrictions of law or regulations, labor disputes, acts of God, acts of terrorism or war, plague, epidemic, pandemic, outbreaks of infectious disease or any other public health crisis, including quarantine or other employee restrictions; act of government authority whether lawful or unlawful, compliance with any law or governmental order, rule, regulation or direction, telecommunications, network or power failuresor interruptions, or mechanical or electronic breakdowns.
 

Indemnification

You shall indemnify, and save and hold harmless Ohio State, its Board of Trustees, officers, agents, and employees from and against any and all claims, demands, actions, or causes of actions and costs of any nature or character, including attorney fees, arising from youracts or omissions in connection with its performance of this Agreement, or the failure to comply with its terms, except where the claims, demands, actions, or causes of actions are solely the result of the gross negligence or wanton misconduct of The Ohio State University, its Board of Trustees, officers, agents, and employees.
 

Limit of Liability

TO THE FURTHEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL OHO STATE BE LIABLE OR RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIALLOSSES OR DAMAGES, IRRESPECTIVE OF WHETHER OR NOT OHIO STATE HAS BEEN ADVISED THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSS OR DAMAGE. IN ADDITION, AND TO THE FURTHEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, LIABILITY OF OHIO STATE TO YOU FOR ANY CLAIMS RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT, WHETHER FOR BREACH OR IN TORT, WILL NOT EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU TO OHIO STATE IN THE TWEVLE (12) MONTH PERIOD PROCEEDING THE DATE THE CLAIM AROSE.
 

Governing Law

This Agreement shall be governed by, construed, and enforced in accordance with, the laws of the State of Ohio.