Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

Online Courses Starting Soon - Summer 2014

Online course platforms Coursera and edX are between them offering more than 100 courses from 41 university partners in Summer 2014. Browse the list below for a complete list of classes starting soon. Note that dates highlighted in red indicate that a course has already started. Also, check out this list of the 10 most popular courses on Coursera.

University/Institution Start Date
American Museum of Natural History
Genetics and Society: A Course for Educators July 7
Australian National University
Exoplanets June 24
Berklee College of Music
Developing Your Musicianship July 19
* also offering "Modern Musician" Specialization on Coursera
Commonwealth Education Trust
* offering "Foundations of Teaching for Learning" Specialization on Coursera
Delft University of Technology
Introduction to Water and Climate Aug 26
Duke University
Copyright for Educators & Librarians July 21
Emory University
The Addicted Brain June 23
Introduction to Digital Sound Design July 21
Understanding Violence Aug 18
Tinkering Fundamentals: A Constructionist Approach to STEM Learning June 19
Georgetown University
Genomic Medicine Gets Personal June 4
Harvard University
Tangible Things: Discovering History Through Artworks, Artifacts, Scientific Specimens, and the Stuff Around You June 2
Leaders of Learning July 8
Introduction to Computer Science Anytime - Self-paced
Higher School of Economics
Introduction to Neuroeconomics: how the brain makes decisions June 23
Fundamentals of Corporate Finance June 30
Labor Economics July 1
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
* offering "Systems Biology" Specialization on Coursera
Johns Hopkins University
Bioinformatics: Life Sciences on Your Computer June 9
Mathematical Biostatistics Boot Camp 1 June 16
Statistical Analysis of fMRI Data July 21
* offering "Data Science" Specialization on Coursera
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Advanced Competitive Strategy June 20
Programmed Cell Death June 23
Volcanic Eruptions: a material science July 23
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Quantitative Biology Workshop June 10
Introduction to Computer Science and Programming Using Python June 11
Introduction to Biology - The Secret of Life June 17
Nanyang Technological University
Beauty, Form & Function: An Exploration of Symmetry Aug 11
Princeton University
Paradoxes of War June 1
Algorithms, Part I June 13
Networks Illustrated: Principles without Calculus June 16
Rice University
Principles of Computing Jun 9
Algorithmic Thinking Aug 25
* offering "Fundamentals of Computing" Specialization on Coursera
Rutgers University
Preparation for General Chemistry July 7
Stanford University
Machine Learning June 16
Organizational Analysis June 30
Algorithms: Design and Analysis, Part 2 June 30
The Ohio State University
Human Trafficking Aug 20
Penn State University
Presumed Innocent? The Social Science of Wrongful Conviction June 25
Creativity, Innovation, and Change July 14
Geodesign: Change Your World Aug 1
The University of Edinburgh
Animal Behavior and Welfare July 14
Fundamentals of Music Theory July 1
The Clinical Psychology of Children and Young People July 28
The University of Melbourne
Animal Behavior June 2
Assessment and Teaching of 21st Century Skills June 30
The French Revolution July 7
Exercise Physiology: Understanding the Athlete Within July 21
Climate Change Aug 11
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
The Olympic Games and the Media June 2
Representaciones Culturales de las Sexualidades June 30
Universiteit Leiden
* offering "Challenges in Global Affairs" Specialization on Coursera
University of California, Berkeley
Engineering Software as a Service, Part 2 June 10
University of California, Irvine
Pre-Calculus June 23
Foundations of Virtual Instruction June 30
Managing Your Time, Money, and Career: MBA Insights for Undergraduates Aug 4
Emerging Trends & Technologies in the Virtual K-12 Classroom Aug 18
* offering "Virtual Teacher Program" Specialization on Coursera
University of California, San Diego
Our Energy Future June 9
Human-Computer Interaction June 30
University of California, San Francisco
Understanding Research: An Overview for Health Professionals Aug 18
University of Florida
The Meat We Eat June 23
The American Disease: Drugs and Drug Control in the USA July 14
Structure Standing Still: The Statics of Everyday Objects July 1
Personal & Family Financial Planning Aug 20
University of London
Creative Programming for Digital Media & Mobile Apps June 1
Understanding Research Methods June 2
Creative Programming for Digital Media & Mobile Apps June 23
English Common Law: Structure and Principles June 23
The Camera Never Lies Aug 4
University of Manchester
Introduction to Physical Chemistry June 2
Global Health and Humanitarianism June 16
University of Maryland, College Park
Developing Innovative Ideas for New Companies: The First Step in Entrepreneurship June 9
Genes and the Human Condition (From Behavior to Biotechnology) June 23
Usable Security Aug 18
Making Better Group Decisions: Voting, Judgement Aggregation and Fair Division Aug 25
* offering "Mobile Cloud Computing with Android" and "Cybersecurity" Specializations on Coursera
University of Pennsylvania
Greek and Roman Mythology June 8
Revolutionary Ideas: An Introduction to Legal and Political Philosophy July 27
University of Rochester
The Music of the Beatles July 6
History of Rock, Part Two Aug 31
University of Virginia
Foundations of Business Strategy June 16
University of Washington
Globalization and You June 24
Introduction to Data Science June 30
The Hardware/Software Interface June 30
Building an Information Risk Management Toolkit Aug 26
Designing and Executing Information Security Strategies Aug 26
Scientific Computing Aug 26
Information Security and Risk Management in Context Aug 26
Introduction to Computational Finance and Financial Econometrics Aug 26
UNSW Australia (The University of New South Wales)
Learning to Teach Online July 28
Mechanics: Motion, Forces, Energy and Gravity, from Particles to Planets Aug 1
Vanderbilt University
Data Management for Clinical Research June 2
Leading Strategic Innovation in Organizations July 1
Online Games: Literature, New Media, and Narrative July 14
Programming Cloud Services for Android Handheld Systems July 21
* offering "Mobile Cloud Computing with Android" Specialization on Coursera
Wesleyan University
How to Change the World June 21
Social Psychology July 14

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