Tag Archives: MIT

Guide to MIT Open Courseware

Massachusetts Institute of Technology has been in the free online course business longer than just about everyone else. Its website is chock full of exciting riches, but navigating the site can be a challenge. While MIT groups the courses by … Continue reading

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Free MITx course offers grade and certificate

You can get a piece of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) brand for free if you sign up for Circuits and Electronics (website) a prototype online course which will run from March 5 to June 8. The course is … Continue reading

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Enhanced math and science courses from MIT

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology was among the pioneers of the open courseware (OCW) movement 10 years ago, when it created its OCW website, which offers study materials including syllabi, reading lists and recorded lectures for anyone with a web … Continue reading

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The easiest ways to find classes

First, do you want to listen to your lectures on your MP3 player or iPod? If so, the easiest way to find and download academic lectures or full courses is at the Apple iTunes music store. If you don’t already … Continue reading

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What is open courseware?

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is the pioneer of the open courseware movement, and to date has posted materials for 1800 of its courses on the MIT open courseware site. Other open courseware sites include: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public … Continue reading

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