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Ten Most Popular MOOCs Starting in December 2018

Dhawal Shah

Backyard Meteorology: The Science of Weather
Harvard University via edX
Learn to forecast the weather just by looking out your window.

Introduction to Business Analytics: Communicating with Data
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign via Coursera
This course introduces students to the science of business analytics while casting a keen eye toward the artful use of numbers found in the digital space.

Upper-Intermediate English: Technology Today
Universitat Politècnica de València via edX
The course covers interesting topics such as cultural differences, aviation and global warming, historical monuments or technological innovation.

Project Planning and Machine Learning
University of Colorado Boulder via Coursera

Computational Thinking for Problem Solving
University of Pennsylvania via Coursera
In this course, you will learn about the pillars of computational thinking, how computer scientists develop and analyze algorithms, and how solutions can be realized on a computer using the Python programming language.

Cyber-Physical Networks
KTH Royal Institute of Technology via edX
Become knowledgeable about the main challenges, principles, solutions, and applications of communication networks for cyber-physical systems.

Writing Stories About Ourselves
Wesleyan University via Coursera
In this course, creative nonfiction writers will explore traditional storytelling methods, especially those which overlap between fiction and memoir.

Gender and Sexuality: Applications in Society
The University of British Columbia via edX
Learn how to productively engage in issues surrounding Gender & Sexuality where you live, learn, and work, through key concepts and perspectives.

Special Topics in Risk Management of Banking and Financial Markets
Indian Institute of Management Bangalore via edX
Learn about structured financial products (ABS, CDS, CDO) as well as Value-at-Risk (VaR), stress testing and related risk management techniques.

Matter and Mind: A Philosophical Understanding
Hanyang University via FutureLearn
This course will look at past, present and future explorations of matter and mind and the philosophical implications.

We compile this list based on how many Class Central users have added a particular course to MOOC Tracker, our watchlist feature (courses have been added more than 5.0M times to MOOC Tracker). Learn more about MOOC Tracker. Courses that have been offered before are not included in this list.