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The world of open education has exploded so we have listed the best free online courses. These free online courses offered by reputable learning institutions show the very best offerings by subject area which promotes and advances the vibrant intellectual endeavor of teaching and learning.

Leiden University Free Online Course on Evolution Today

Apply Now Leiden University is offering free online course on Evolution Today. This course is aimed at anybody with a drive to obtain a deeper, broader, and pragmatic understanding of evolution, including high-school students, BSc (undergraduate) biology students, MSc (graduate) students from other disciplines, medical professionals, conservation officers and educators in museums, libraries, national parks, …

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American Government Online Course by Harvard University

Apply Now Harvard University is offering free online course on American Government. This course is ideal for citizens in the U.S. and abroad who want to understand the workings of the U.S. political system. This course is an introduction to the U.S. government that draws on political science and cases—such as the Iraq invasion and …

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Wageningen University Free Online Course on Advanced Biorefinery

Apply Now Wageningen University is offering free online course on Advanced Biorefinery. This course requires least BSc level knowledge on courses and topics such as chemistry, In this course, applicants will learn how to design an effective biorefinery to obtain valuable components from various biobased feedstocks (plants, organisms and waste streams). The course will start …

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Free Online Course on Introduction to Programming with Java

Apply Now This is an introductory course to learn programming with Java. This course is designed taking into account the subset and recommendations of the College Board in order to prepare learners for the Advanced Placement (AP) Computer Science A exam. It is comprised of three 5-week parts. In this five week course, applicants will …

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Free Online Course on Basic Science: Understanding Numbers

Apply Now Open University (OU) is free online course on Basic Science: Understanding Numbers. This course is intended for anyone with an interest in numbers and making scientific observations. This practical, hands-on course will help you to start thinking like a scientist, by using numbers to describe and understand the natural world. The course will …

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Free Online Course to Become a Student Assistant

Apply Now ‘Becoming a Student Assistant: Teaching and Mentoring’ is a free online course by the University of Groningen available on FutureLearn.com. This course is designed for anyone with a passion for higher education. The overall objective of this course is to learn how to be professionally involved in teaching, support and governing of higher …

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International Visiting Fellowships at Bielefeld University in Germany, 2018

Apply Now Bielefeld Graduate School of History and Sociology is inviting doctoral researchers to work at the Graduate School for four months to promote international scientific and cultural exchange. Visiting fellows have the opportunity to use their stay at the BGHS to work intensively on their dissertation, visit degree programme courses and build contacts to …

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Free Online Course on Computer System Design

Apply Now The Chalmers University of Technology is offering free online course on Computer System Design: Improving Energy Efficiency and Performance. This course addresses students/professionals with a general understanding of programming computers at low level (C/assembly programming) but with no prior knowledge of how a computer works. In this computer science course, applicants will learn …

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Tsinghua University Free Online Course on Combinatorial Mathematics

Apply Now Tsinghua University is offering free online course on Combinatorial Mathematics. In this course, applicants will discover how to apply counting principles and combinatorics to solve problems in computer science, financial analysis, and your daily life. Instead of relying on the traditional mathematical “theorem – proof” format, this course demonstrates various principles in an intuitive …

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University of Southampton Free Online Course on Digital Accessibility

Apply Now The University of Southampton is offering free online course on Digital Accessibility: Enabling Participation in the Information Society. Everyone is welcome to take this course, and no previous knowledge is required or assumed. This course will help you to understand how those with sensory, physical and cognitive impairments may be disabled by barriers …

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Open University Free Course on Understanding Nuclear Power

Apply Now Open University is offering open online course on Understanding Nuclear Power. This course is intended for those with a basic understanding of nuclear energy. This course introduces the engineering aspects of nuclear power and asks how developers can finance these large infrastructures. The course will start on October 9, 2017. Course At Glance Length: …

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Free Online Course on Introduction to Cloud Computing by Microsoft

Apply Now Microsoft is offering an open online course on Introduction to Cloud Computing. This self-paced course introduces cloud computing concepts where you’ll explore the basics of cloud services and cloud deployment models. This course will help prepare you for more advanced courses in Windows Server-based cloud and data centre administration. The course will start on …

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Free Online Course on Supply Chain Management and Logistics

Apply Now The Chalmers University of Technology is offering on Master Control in Supply Chain Management and Logistics.  A supply chain is a complex environment with a multitude of forces and variables with various degrees of dependence. In this business and management course, applicants will learn methods that are used to master control of supply …

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Free Online Course on Python Programming by Harvard University

Apply Now Harvard University is offering a free online course on Python Programming. This course bridges the gap between introductory and advanced courses in Python. In this four-week course, applicants will take introductory knowledge of Python programming to the next level and learn how to use Python 3 for research. Course At A Glance Length: …

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Lancaster University Free Online Course on Corpus Linguistics

Apply Now Lancaster University is offering free online course on Corpus Linguistics: Method, Analysis, Interpretation. The course aims to demonstrate that corpus approaches to social science can offer valuable insight into social reality by investigating the use and manipulation of language in society. University offers a practical introduction to the methodology of corpus linguistics for …

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