Friday, Aug. 28, 2015

Online Courses Starting Soon - Spring 2015

Online course platforms Coursera and edX are between them offering 283 courses from 92 institutional partners in Spring 2015. 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
Evolution: A Course for Educators Aug 3
Australian National University
The Violent Universe Anytime, self-paced
Exoplanets Anytime, self-paced
Greatest Unsolved Mysteries of the Universe Anytime, self-paced
Berklee College of Music
offering "Modern Musician" Specialization on Coursera
Boston University
Linear Differential Equations Apr 1
Sabermetrics 101: Introduction to Baseball Analytics Jul 7
Chalmers University of Technology
Sustainability in Everyday Life May 25
Columbia University
Financial Engineering and Risk Management Part I self-paced
Financial Engineering and Risk Management Part II self-paced
Introduction to Sustainable Development self-paced
Commonwealth Education Trust
Foundations of Teaching for Learning 5: Planning for Teaching and Learning May 4
Foundations of Teaching for Learning 8: Developing Relationships May 11
Foundations of Teaching for Learning 6: Introduction to Student Assessment Jun 22
* offering "Foundations of Teaching for Learning" Specialization on Coursera
Copenhagen Business School
Social Entrepreneurship Apr 7
Cornell University
Reclaiming Broken Places: Introduction to Civic Ecology Apr 10
The Ethics of Eating Apr 15
Wiretaps to Big Data: Privacy and Surveillance in the Age of Interconnection Anytime, self-paced
Relativity and Astrophysics Anytime, self-paced
The Engineering of Structures Around Us May 5
Davidson College
Applications of Linear Algebra Part 2 Apr 6
Delft University of Technology
Data analysis to the MAX() Apr 7
An Introduction to Credit Risk Management Apr 14
Framing: Learn How to Debate and Create Powerful Messages Apr 21
Pre-University Calculus Jul 14
Duke University
Introductory Human Physiology Anytime, self-paced
The Challenges of Global Health Anytime, self-paced
* also offering "Reasoning, Data Analysis and Writing" Specialization on Coursera
Two Speed IT: How Companies Can Surf the Digital Wave, a BCG Perspective Anytime, self-paced
On Strategy : What Managers Can Learn from Philosophy - PART 1 Anytime, self-paced
École normale supérieure
Droit international et droit comparè: regards croisès Apr 1
École Polytechnique
Crèer et dèvelopper une startup technologique Apr 1
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Principles of Reactive Programming Apr 13
Comprendre les Microcontrôleurs Apr 13
Eindhoven University of Technology
Process Mining: Data science in Action Apr 1
ETH Zurich
Future Cities Apr 1
Tinkering Fundamentals: A Constructionist Approach to STEM Learning Jul 22
GEMS Education
The Art of Teaching Apr 13
Georgetown University
Introduction to Bioethics Apr 15
The Divine Comedy: Dante's Journey to Freedom, Part 3 (Paradiso) Jun 10
Georgia Institute of Technology
Software Defined Networking May 25
Introduction to Engineering Mechanics Anytime, self-paced
Applications in Engineering Mechanics Anytime, self-paced
Engineering Systems in Motion: Dynamics of Particles and Bodies in 2D Motion Anytime, self-paced
Advanced Engineering Systems in Motion: Dynamics of Three Dimensional (3D) Motion Anytime, self-paced
Harvard University
Case study: RNA-seq data analysis Apr 27
Case study: Variant Discovery and Genotyping Apr 27
Case study: ChIP-seq data analysis Apr 27
Case study: DNA methylation data analysis Apr 27
Science & Cooking: From Haute Cuisine to Soft Matter Science Jun 1
CS50: Introduction to Computer Science self-paced
Harvey Mudd College
How Stuff Moves, Part 3: Wave Motion Apr 22
HEC Paris
Crèer et dèvelopper une startup technologique Apr 1
Higher School of Economics
Labor Economics May 25
IE Business School
Critical Perspectives on Management Apr 20
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Integrated Analysis in Systems Biology Apr 20
* offering "Systems Biology" Specialization on Coursera
IESE Business School
Claves para Gestionar Personas Apr 27
IIT Bombay
Signals and Systems, Part 2 Apr 2
Johns Hopkins University
Community Change in Public Health Apr 13
Psychological First Aid May 18
Mathematical Biostatistics Boot Camp 2 May 18
* offering "Data Science" Specialization on Coursera
Karolinska Institutet
eHealth – Opportunities and Challenges Apr 22
Kyoto University
The Chemistry of Life Apr 9
Linux Foundation
Introduction to Linux Anytime, self-paced
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Competitive Strategy self-paced
Advanced Competitive Strategy self-paced
Lund University
Global Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) Apr 27
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Evaluating Social Programs Apr 1
Design and Development of Games for Learning Apr 1
Electrical, Optical, and Magnetic Materials and Devices Apr 8
Engaging with Innovation Ecosystems: The Corporate Perspective Jul 1
National Geographic Society
FLOW Education: Facilitating Learning through Outdoor Watershed Education Jun 17
National Taiwan University
Introduction to Optics I Apr 29
Food Safety & Toxicology May 1
CAD 2D Jun 1
BIM Fundamentals Jun 1
CAD 3D Jun 1
Ci Poetry of Su Dong Po Aug 18
* offering "CAD/BIM" Specialization on Coursera
Northwestern University
Career 911: Your Future Job in Medicine and Healthcare Apr 13
Content Strategy for Professionals 2: Expanding Your Content's Impact and Reach Jun 1
The Ohio State University
Calculus One self-paced
Calculus Two: Sequences and Series self-paced
Open Education Consortium
Introducción a la Ingeniería del Helicóptero Apr 13
Business and its Environment: An Overview of Business and the Role of Finance in Business May 18
Responsabilidad Social Corporativa y su impacto sobre la Gestión de la Tecnología de la Información May 25
Enhancing teacher education through OER May 27
Peking University
Java Apr 13
Advanced Data Structures and Algorithms Jul 1
Basic Data Structures and Algorithms Jul 1
Chinese for Beginners self-paced
* offering "Fundamentals of Programming and Algorithms" Specialization on Coursera
Princeton University
Networks Illustrated: Principles without Calculus May 1
Penn State University
Geodesign: Change Your World Jul 8
Relay Graduate School of Education
Get Organized: How to be a Together Teacher Self-paced
Rice University
Preparing for the AP Environmental Science Exam - Part 4: Exam Review Apr 21
Preparing for the AP Physics 2 Exam – Part 4: Exam Review Apr 21
Preparing for the AP Biology Exam – Part 5: Review and Exam Preparation Apr 28
Medicine in the Digital Age May 5
* offering "Fundamentals of Computing" Specialization on Coursera
Rutgers University
Soul Beliefs: Causes and Consequences - Unit 1: Historical Foundations self-paced
Stanford University
Cryptography I Apr 20
Technical University of Denmark (DTU)
Organic Solar Cells - Theory and Practice self-paced
Tel Aviv University
The Emergence of the Modern Middle East - Part 2 Apr 12
Tsinghua University
Chinese History From Warring States to the Tang Dynasty Apr 6
Water and Wastewater Treatment Engineering Apr 6
Financial Analysis and Decision Making Apr 6
Western and Chinese Art: Masters and Classics Apr 6
Conversational English Skills Apr 15
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M)
Organic Chemistry - a world at your fingertips Apr 28
Università Bocconi
Managing Fashion and Luxury Companies self-paced
Universitat Politècnica de Valencia (UPV)
Bases Matem#225;ticas: Derivadas Apr 14
Dynamics and Control Apr 14
Excel Apr 21
Buscar en Internet Apr 21
Tecnologías para la educación Apr 28
Fundamentos de comunicaciones ópticas May 5
Bases Matemáticas: Integrales May 19
Fundamentos de mecánica para ingeniería Jun 2
Introducción a la estructura de la materia Jun 9
El enlace químico y las interacciones moleculares Jul 7
Université catholique de Louvain (UCL)
Essentials of Marketing Apr 7
International Law Apr 30
University of Adelaide
World of Wine: From Grape to Glass Apr 2
Think. Create. Code Apr 30
Cyberwar, Surveillance and Security May 1
Language Revival: Securing the Future of Endangered Languages Jul 2
University of Amsterdam
Solid Science: Research Methods Aug 31
Introduction to Communication Science self-paced
The University of British Columbia
Urban Water - Innovations for Environmental Sustainability May 5
Marketing for Non-Marketers Jun 16
Policy Analysis Using Interrupted Time Series Jul 7
The University of Edinburgh
Chicken Behaviour and Welfare Apr 3
Understanding the UK's 2015 General Election Apr 27
The Clinical Psychology of Children and Young People May 18
AstroTech: The Science and Technology behind Astronomical Discovery May 18
Learning for Sustainability: Developing a personal ethic Jun 22
Fundamentals of Music Theory Aug 1
Introduction to Philosophy self-paced
Astrobiology and the Search for Extraterrestrial Life self-paced
The University of Melbourne
Logic: Language and Information 2 Apr 14
Assessment and Teaching of 21st Century Skills Apr 20
The Language and Tools of Financial Analysis May 25
Animal Behaviour Jun 1
Epigenetic Control of Gene Expression Jun 29
The Role of Global Capital Markets Jun 29
The French Revolution Jul 6
Corporate Financial Decision-Making for Value Creation Aug 3
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Corrección y Estilo en Español Apr 13
Primeros Auxilios Psicológicos (PAP) May 4
Detección de objetos May 4
Emotions: a Philosophical Introduction May 18
Universiteit Leiden
Rethinking International Tax Law Apr 27
Terrorism and Counterterrorism: Comparing Theory and Practice self-paced
* offering "Challenges in Global Affairs" Specialization on Coursera
University of California, Berkeley
Academic and Business Writing Apr 1
Introduction to Big Data with Apache Spark Apr 1
"Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" by Twain: BerkeleyX Book Club May 1
"The Picture of Dorian Gray" by Wilde: BerkeleyX Book Club Jun 1
"Dubliners" by Joyce: BerkeleyX Book Club Jul 1
"Dracula" by Stoker: BerkeleyX Book Club Aug 3
University of California, Irvine
High-Impact Business Writing Apr 6
Communication in the 21st Century Workplace Apr 6
Fundamentals of Management Apr 6
Effective Problem-Solving and Decision-Making Apr 6
The Art of Negotiation Apr 6
Essentials of Entrepreneurship: Thinking & Action Apr 6
Advanced Instructional Strategies in the Virtual Classroom Apr 13
Performance Assessment in the Virtual Classroom May 18
Initiating and Planning Projects May 18
Managing Project Risks and Changes May 18
Budgeting and Scheduling Projects May 18
Virtual Teacher Final Project Jun 29
Foundations of Virtual Instruction Jul 6
Emerging Trends & Technologies in the Virtual K-12 Classroom Aug 17
Managing Your Money: MBA Insights for Undergraduates self-paced
The Power of Macroeconomics: Economic Principles in the Real World self-paced
The Power of Microeconomics: Economic Principles in the Real World self-paced
* offering "Virtual Teacher Program" Specialization on Coursera
University of California, San Diego
Finding Hidden Messages in DNA (Bioinformatics I) Apr 13
Algorithms, Biology, and Programming for Beginners May 18
Assembling Genomes and Sequencing Antibiotics (Bioinformatics II) May 25
Human-Computer Interaction Design Jun 16
Visual Design Jun 16
Designing, Running, and Analyzing Experiments Jun 16
Design Research: Needfinding & Feedback Jun 16
Interaction Techniques Jun 16
From Point of View to Prototype Jun 16
Comparing Genes, Proteins, and Genomes (Bioinformatics III) Jul 7
Learning How to Learn: Powerful mental tools to help you master tough subjects self-paced
University of California, San Francisco
Caries Management by Risk Assessment (CAMBRA) Apr 6
Ethical and Social Challenges of Genomic and Precision Medicine Apr 27
Collaboration and Communication in Healthcare: Interprofessional Practice) May 11
University of Colorado
Foundations for Global Health Responders May 4
University of Copenhagen
An Introduction to Global Health Apr 13
Diabetes - a Global Challenge Apr 13
Origins - Formation of the Universe, Solar System, Earth and Life Apr 28
Bacteria and Chronic Infections May 13
University of Florida
Personal & Family Financial Planning Apr 6
The Meat We Eat Apr 20
University of Geneva
Ebola : Vaincre ensemble! self-paced
* also offering "Challenges in Global Affairs" Specialization on Coursera
University of Hong Kong (HKU)
The Search for Vernacular Architecture of Asia, Part 1 Apr 14
Making Sense of News May 19
Humanity and Nature in Chinese Thought Jun 23
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Marketing in a Digital World Apr 20
Cluster Analysis in Data Mining Apr 27
Digital Analytics for Marketing Professionals: Marketing Analytics in Theory May 20
Managerial Accounting: Cost Behaviors, Systems, and Analysis May 1
Digital Analytics for Marketing Professionals: Marketing Analytics in Practice Jun 1
Managerial Accounting: Planning, Standard Costing, and Performance Measurement Jun 1
Text Mining and Analytics Jun 8
Data Visualization Jul 20
Financial Evaluation and Strategy: Investments Aug 1
Digital Marketing Channels: The Landscape Aug 1
Cloud Computing Applications Aug 24
University of London
Malicious Software and its Underground Economy: Two Sides to Every Story Apr 27
University of Manchester
An Introduction to Population Health Apr 13
Our Earth: Its Climate, History, and Processes Jun 8
University of Maryland, College Park
Hardware Security Apr 6
Entrepreneurship Capstone May 11
* offering "Mobile Cloud Computing with Android" and "Cybersecurity" Specializations on Coursera
University of Michigan
Sleep: Neurobiology, Medicine, and Society Apr 6
Programming for Everybody (Python) Jun 1
Introduction to Finance Jun 1
Model Thinking Jun 1
AIDS: Fear and Hope Jun 1
Instructional Methods in Health Professions Education Jun 1
Introduction to Thermodynamics: Transferring Energy from Here to There Jun 1
Fantasy and Science Fiction: The Human Mind, Our Modern World Jun 1
Teaching and Assessing Clinical Skills Jun 6
Successful Negotiation: Essential Strategies and Skills self-paced
Internet History, Technology, and Security self-paced
University of Minnesota
Introduction to Recommender Systems self-paced
Interprofessional Healthcare Informatics self-paced
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The American South: Its Stories, Music, and Art self-paced
Epidemiology: The Basic Science of Public Health self-paced
University of Pennsylvania
Introduction to Marketing Apr 6
Introduction to Operations Management Apr 6
Vaccines Apr 13
Design: Creation of Artifacts in Society Apr 20
Greek and Roman Mythology Apr 27
Introduction to Financial Accounting May 4
Analyzing Global Trends for Business and Society May 4
Calculus: Single Variable May 22
Introduction to Dental Medicine Jun 1
The Global Business of Sports Jul 1
Introduction to Corporate Finance Jul 6
Applying to U.S. Universities self-paced
University of Tokyo
Quantum Mechanics of Molecular Structures Apr 14
University of Queensland
Making Sense of Climate Science Denial Apr 1
Hypersonics – from Shock Waves to Scramjets self-paced
University of Rochester
The Music of the Rolling Stones, 1962-1974 Jun 5
University of Virginia
Fundamentals of Project Planning and Management Apr 20
Buddhist Meditation and the Modern World Jun 15
Plagues, Witches, and War: The Worlds of Historical Fiction self-paced
The Kennedy Half-Century self-paced
Age of Jefferson self-paced
New Models of Business in Society self-paced
Foundations of Business Strategy self-paced
Public Policy Challenges of the 21st Century self-paced
How Things Work self-paced
Grow to Greatness: Smart Growth for Private Businesses, Part I self-paced
Grow to Greatness: Smart Growth for Private Businesses, Part II self-paced
University of Texas
Introduction to Engineering and Engineering Mathematics May 14
University of Washington
Computational Neuroscience May 1
Globalization and You Jul 7
Introduction to Public Speaking self-paced
University of Wisconsin–Madison
Shakespeare in Community Apr 26
Energy and the Earth Jun 21
UNSW Australia (The University of New South Wales)
Myths and Realities of Personalised Medicine: The Genetic Revolution May 11
Vanderbilt University
Introduction to Programming with MATLAB Apr 14
Online Games: Literature, New Media, and Narrative Apr 27
Programming Mobile Services for Android Handheld Systems: Communication May 6
Programming Cloud Services for Android Handheld Systems: Spring Jun 17
Programming Cloud Services for Android Handheld Systems: Security Jul 22
Wesleyan University
Marriage and the Movies: A History May 18
Social Psychology Jul 14
Property and Liability: An Introduction to Law and Economics self-paced
The World Bank
Turn Down the Heat: Why a 4°C Warmer World Must be Avoided Apr 20
Public-Private Partnerships (PPP): How can PPPs help deliver better services? Jun 1

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