Massive Open Online Courses have become quite popular worldwide and is gradually getting accepted in the well known universities. MOOCs are set of online courses that are open to everyone worldwide and the candidates can complete it within few weeks through university materials posted over the internet.
Importance of Online Courses
With concepts like MOOC, higher education has nowadays become more easy to get to and flexible for an increasing number of candidates. Applicants don’t have to dedicate time to attend lectures in person which becomes impossible amidst a busy working schedule. Online courses help to pursue higher studies or learning experience from a reputed university orplatform without being present. Now certified courses are also offered by various platforms. Platforms like edX, Coursera, Futurelearn etc are also now well known in departing online education to students globally. Online Courses are offered in diverse range of subjects. Below are mentioned some open online courses in Computer Science and Engineering.
Edx Is Offering A Free Online Course In Computer Science ‘System View Of Communications: From Signals To Packets (Part 1)’. Students Will Explore The Tradeoffs In Designing Communication Systems Like Mobile Phones, And The Engineering Tools To Handle Them. The Course Will Start From Starts August 25, 2015.
Coursera with Rice university is offering two-part course introduces the basic mathematical and programming principles that underlie much of Computer Science. Coursera session will be May 22, 2015 to June 27, 2015. Studemts can opt this course to get hands-on experience working with these concepts, we will use the Python programming language.
Iversity is offering an online course ‘Modelling and Simulation using MATLAB®’.This MOOC explains how to model and simulate innovative ideas using MATLAB/Simulink and provides to you a number of methods suitable for modelling technical and economic systems and processes in a wide range of applications.
Alisona is offering an online course to learn more about electrics and electrical wiring systems. To qualify for your official ALISON Diploma, Certificate or PDF you must study and complete all modules and score 80% or more in each of the course assessments.
Stanford University via Coursera is providing A MOOC ‘Computer Science 101’. CS101 teaches the essential ideas of Computer Science for a zero-prior-experience audience. It is a self study course which makes all the videos and assignments available to be done at your own pace, but without a certificate of completion at the end.
Udacity MOOc on Nanodegree will give you If enough to be an effective programmer. Next enrollment opens May 6. This is a 4–6 months course. This Nanodegree equips you with the foundational programming knowledge and skills that all programmers use whether they program mobile apps, create web pages, or analyze data.
This MOOC “Digital Skills for Managers” provides the basic elements for measuring the digital challenges for supervisory function.. This is a course of eight weeks designed to introduce you to what is expected in terms of culture and digital skills on the part of a framework based. Applicant will also see how to integrate digital literacy to your work and understand the issues of an information system.
The goal of this course is to provide high school students and college freshman a broad outline of engineering and help them decide on a career in engineering. This is a 12 week course to learn the role of Engineering in the development of technology. The course will start from Starts May 14, 2015.