Sunday, May. 28, 2017

High School MOOCs

In September, online course platform edX announced more than 40 courses specifically catered to high school students. Taught by staff at Rice University, Boston University, MIT, and others, the offerings include Advanced Placement (AP) courses and high school-level courses in biology, physics, calculus, English and more. Browse the list below for a complete list of classes.

*Unless otherwise noted, all courses start in 2015.

University/Institution Start Date
Boston University
Preparing for the AP Physics 1 Exam Jan 5
Cooper Union
Preparing for the AP Computer Science A Exam — Part 1 Jan 1
Preparing for the AP Chemistry Exam - Part 1 Jan 1
Preparing for the AP Computer Science A Exam — Part 2 Mar 1
Preparing for the AP Chemistry Exam - Part 2 Mar 1
Delft University of Technology
Pre-University Calculus Jul 13
Georgetown University
Preparing for the AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism Exam Feb 2
MIT
Advanced Introductory Classical Mechanics Jan 8
Calculus 1A: Differentiation Q3 2015
Calculus 1B: Integration Q4 2015
Calculus 1C: Coordinate Systems & Infinite Series Q1 2016
Rice University
Preparing for the AP Biology Exam – Part 1: The Cell Oct 20 2014
Preparing for the AP Physics 2 Exam – Part 1: Fluids and Thermodynamics Nov 4 2014
Preparing for the AP Environmental Science Exam - Part 1: The Living World Nov 4 2014
Preparing for the AP Biology Exam – Part 2: Genetics Dec 1 2014
Preparing for the AP Biology Exam – Part 3: Evolution and Diversity Jan 26
Preparing for the AP Environmental Science Exam - Part 3: Pollution and Resources Mar 9
Preparing for the AP Physics 2 Exam – Part 3: Optics and Modern Physics Mar 9
Preparing for the AP Biology Exam – Part 4: Ecology Mar 16
Preparing for the AP Physics 2 Exam – Part 4: Exam Review Apr 20
Preparing for the AP Biology Exam – Part 5: Review and Exam Preparation Apr 27
Preparing for the AP Environmental Science Exam - Part 4: Exam Review Apr 20
Preparing for the AP Environmental Science Exam - Part 2: Populations Jan 12
SchoolYourself
Introduction to Algebra Q1 2015
Introduction to Geometry Q1 2015
St. Margaret's Episcopal School
The Road to Selective College Admissions Jan 13
Introduction to Psychology Feb 23
Advanced Spanish Language and Culture Q1 2015
Tennessee Board of Regents
Preparing for the AP English Language and Composition Exam Apr 1
Preparing for the AP Statistics Exam Apr 1
University of California - Berkeley
The Beauty and Joy of Computing (CS Principles), Part 1 Sep 8
The Beauty and Joy of Computing (CS Principles), Part 2 Oct 26
The Beauty and Joy of Computing (CS Principles), Part 3 Jan 4
The Beauty and Joy of Computing (CS Principles), Part 4 Feb 29
Preparing for the AP* Computer Science A Exam — Level Up! Part 1 Q3 2015
Preparing for the AP Computer Science A Exam — Level Up! Part 2 Q3 2015
Preparing for the AP Computer Science A Exam — Level Up! Part 3 Q1 2016
Preparing for the AP Computer Science A Exam — Level Up! Part Q1 2016
University of Texas at Arlington
Introduction to Engineering and Engineering Mathematics May 14
University of Texas at Austin
Discovery Precalculus: A Creative and Connected Approach Sep 1
Weston High School
On-Ramp to AP Physics C: Mechanics Jul 1
On-Ramp to AP French Language and Culture Aug 10

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