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Swayam: Indian MOOC Juggernaut With Thousands of Online Courses

Swayam is India's latest weapon to combat the country's educational emergency. We have taken a closer look at the Indian MOOC juggernaut.

If you are using digital learning you are likely to know American MOOC giants like Coursera, edX and Udacity. Lesser known are the Indian alternatives. The latest newcomer is Swayam, which boasts the largest catalogue of online courses in India. But What Exactly is the... More

Your First MOOC: Key Tips for Starting to Learn

Are you considering learning with a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course)? Here are 5 tips.

You probably already know what a MOOC is. (Read a brief overview here.)The digital video courses are a modern form of e-learning where interactivity is encouraged. Within a few weeks, you can learn everything about your area of interest.Countless Topics and ProvidersMOOCs are now available on... More

Free Online Courses: How to Find the Best Course

There are thousands of modern video courses. Which of these are actually free? And what's the best way to find them?

Millions of people around the world know how to use video courses to learn about many topics. Our directory already shows courses from 22 subject areas.But what about free courses? (Jump directly to all of the free courses in our directory.) Which Online Courses Are Actually... More

How Does a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) Work?

With MOOCs, you can learn online about many topics, often free of charge. We’ll give you a quick overview of how a MOOC works.

Today, all it takes to learn with high-quality online courses is an internet connection . And in many cases it´s even free!Whether it’s a course on programming, a foreign language, soft skills or various other subjects, there are already thousands of online courses from 22 subject areas... More

Coursera, edX, FutureLearn, Udacity: Are the Certificates and Nanodegrees Worth It?

Are you interested in receiving a certificate from Coursera, edX, or FutureLearn? Or a Nanodegree from Udacity? We will show you what they are and what companies think of them.

Many providers of online learning courses in our course directory already offer certificates and degrees. (View 6,000+ online courses with certificates here.)What exactly are these "certificates"? And what value does such a degree have in the real world?We will give you an overview – and tell you... More

Artificial Intelligence: Learn Everything About AI in These Online Courses (Including AI Programming)

In this overview, we will show you what AI is and how to learn more about it. Train yourself and become an AI programmer!

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is not only relevant for science fiction writers. Robots, automated translations and self-driving cars impressively show what possibilities arise with AI.But what is AI exactly? And how can you learn more about it – and become an AI software developer... More

Learn Java Online: What are the Best Online Courses, YouTube Tutorials and MOOCs?

Java courses for beginners are available in various formats. Find below selected beginner courses to learn the Java programming language online.

It drives applications like Twitter, Amazon or Minecraft: The significance of Java as a programming language strongly increases. This is also because of the huge number of Android apps (estimated at more than 3 million) which are based on Java.Reason enough to deal with Java and to learn the... More

Coursera: Biggest Global MOOC Platform with Millions of Learners Worldwide

Coursera is the biggest provider of MOOCs (massive open online courses) with 40+ million learners worldwide and more than 150 partner universities. Read our overview of the MOOC giant.

If you have ever heard about MOOCs (massive open online courses), chances are that you’re familiar with the name Coursera. The U.S. MOOC provider is the biggest platform in the world for this type of interactive online course when looking at learner numbers (more than 40 million at Coursera).In... More

EdX: Masters of MOOCs, Managing Harvard and MIT Courses

EdX is one of the most important platforms for MOOCs. More than 14 million students are learning from more than 100 top universities. Read more about the MOOC masters.

MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) are a modern form of online learning. And edX is one of the most important course platforms in the world. EdX was founded by MIT and Harvard. Today, more than 14 million participants from all over the world are learning with these courses, which are mostly... More

MOOC (Massive Open Online Course): The Key Facts

MOOCs are online courses with video content. They enable large numbers of participants to learn from top universities around the world. This is what you need to know about MOOCs.

The acronym MOOC stands for Massive Open Online Course.MOOCs are modern online courses for many participants at the same time ("massive"), without access restrictions ("open"), and in a course format (with video lectures and integrated tests).The learning content of a MOOC is created by an... More

Learn Web Development With These Online Courses!

For beginners and experts: We have compiled a list of 15 selected online courses about web design and programming. Become a web developer fast!

In no other area are there so many online courses, MOOCs (massive open online courses) and online lectures as in computer science. You can find more than 2,000 CS courses from various providers in our course directory. Courses on web design and development are growing particularly fast.... More

Learning HTML: It’s Easy Online

Countless HTML courses are available on the internet. Let's explore 3 different ways to learn the most important web design language online.

The web language HTML is used to design websites. Basic HTML knowledge can usually be acquired quickly. Many participants are already successful after a few days (or even hours). HTML is an abbreviation of Hypertext Markup Language. It is needed, for example, to structure content such as... More

Are Coursera and edX Really Free?

One question that arises frequently is whether you can learn for free with MOOC online courses. What is the situation regarding the two biggest MOOC platforms?

First the short answer: Yes, in many cases you can learn for free with the Coursera and edX MOOCs. However, if you wish to receive a course certificate, you have to buy it.We’ll explain to you what this means in more detail.(Jump directly to the list of MOOCs from all providers in our... More

Learn Excel Online: Which Online Courses Are Available for Beginners and Advanced Learners?

Excel online classes are available from many different providers. We'll show you the most important training courses and YouTube tutorials for the Microsoft software!

Excel is legendary as spreadsheet software for everyone. The program is part of the Microsoft Office suite (along with Word, PowerPoint, and other applications). Office is used by more than 1 billion users worldwide.Since its possible field of applications is extremely diverse, Excel skills... More

Learn About Blockchain Technology with These Online Courses

Check out our list of 15 video courses and become a Blockchain expert. For business learners and programmers!

Blockchain is one of the most exciting new technologies. Only Artificial Intelligence has a similar potential to disrupt existing industries.Some experts even think that Blockchain may revolutionize the entire Internet.What is it about? And how can you learn more about Blockchain yourself?(Jump... More

Harvard MOOCs: Free Online Courses, And More

Harvard University offers online education in many subject areas. The leading U.S. institution lets learners from around the world study with free courses.

Harvard is the world's most famous university and is part of the prestigious Ivy League group.Several U.S. presidents and CEOs of companies like Facebook and Goldman Sachs are Harvard alumni.There are only about 20,000 students enrolled on campus at any time.However, with the help of online... More

E-Learning for Companies: The Top Providers

Many online course providers have special offers for businesses. But who are the key providers of ready-made corporate e-learning courses?

More and more companies are using external online courses to train their employees.This does not necessarily require their staff to click through dull presentation slides any more.Today, various learning platforms offer high-quality courses based on modern video content and in-course... More

Review of Coursera, edX, and Udacity: What's Good and What's Bad

What experiences do students have with leading online course providers? What are the advantages and disadvantages of the individual platforms?

Educational startups Coursera, edX, and Udacity are among the largest providers of college-level MOOCs (massive open online courses) and other high-quality video courses.More than 50 million online learners worldwide (and counting) are using these platforms to train themselves in subjects ranging... More

Where Can You Get A Real Online MBA? (Market Overview)

How can you get a full online MBA with Internet courses? Read our overview for business students.

To get an MBA (Master of Business Administration) usually requires prior work experience.MBA candidates often want to know whether they can complete a postgraduate management program while working.Ideally this should be completely online, with digital teaching and online interaction. And without... More

How to Get Into University With MOOCs

Wondering how to get into university? Good grades are not enough. MOOCs can help you write a strong personal statement.

If you are in your final year of school, you are probably wondering how to get into a good university. Maybe, you are also thinking about applying for college scholarships. To be considered a strong candidate, you need to write a winning personal statement. Showing some deep reflection and long... More

EdX vs. Coursera: Which MOOC Platform is Better?

More than 50 million learners worldwide are using video lectures for digital learning. We have taken a close look at the two biggest MOOC-providers.

MOOCs (massive open online courses) promise free and flexible access to education. With more than 50 million users, Coursera and edX are the giants among the MOOC platforms. Who exactly are these providers? And which one is better?(Jump directly to our directory... More

3 Emerging Digitization Jobs

Digitization results in the emergence of new and lucrative job options. This is a list of selected online courses for qualifying.

In the Emerging Jobs Report LinkedIn published a list of jobs of the future that come into existence due to digitization. The report is based on the analysis of 560 million members and 20 million companies. We discuss three select digitization jobs and show you where to find the... More

Online Courses for Kids

Today, all it takes to get a good education is an internet connection. We show you which online courses for kids are there and how you can get the most out of them.

Millions of people around the world are using online courses for lifelong learning and professional training. Coursera and edX, the two biggest providers of online courses, jointly have more than 39 million learners. Online courses can also support children's learning.How Can Online Courses Help... More

Instructors’ experiences with MOOCs: Interview with Prof. Christos Tsinopoulos

Christos Tsinopoulos developed and taught Durham University’s first MOOC (massive open online course). In this interview he reflects on his experience, and current problems and opportunities associated with MOOCs.

Durham University has made its foray into the exciting realm of MOOCs (massive open online courses). The free Open Innovation for Competitive Advantage course teaches how businesses can use external and internal ideas (for example from suppliers, customers, and competitors) to... More

The Best Youtube Channels for Children

Youtube can be a wonderful source of knowledge for your child. Surprisingly, we found that Youtube channels for children are often better than fee-based online courses available elsewhere on the internet.

Online learning is much talked about. Youtube offers amazing learning videos for children of all age groups. If used prudently, Youtube can be a wonderful source of knowledge for kids. Surprisingly, we found that Youtube channels for children are often better than fee-based online courses... More

Our 10 Favorite Online Courses from Stanford University

Stanford University is one of the leading universities in the world. With the help of MOOCs and online courses everyone can participate in its high-class education.

Stanford University is an undergraduate and graduate private research university located in Stanford, California. It was originally founded in 1891, and is consistently one of the most highly ranked universities in the world, both for quality of education and for student life. While not... More

35 Online Courses in Data Science

Data science is an emerging profession with high salaries. We show you 35 online courses in data science that help you stay on the cutting edge of this rapidly evolving discipline.

Data Science uses a combination of computing and data analysis skills to extract insights from large data sets. Being able to recognize previously undiscovered patterns in massive data collections has changed the way how many sciences are done. This makes data science an indispensable... More