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Ten Most Popular MOOCs Starting in Feb 2015

Ten most popular free online courses starting in Feb 2015

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 140,000 times to MOOC Tracker). Learn more about MOOC Tracker. Courses that have been offered multiple times before are not included in this list.

ColWri.2.2x: English Grammar and Essay Writing
University of California, Berkeley via edX
Improve your English grammar, essay and persuasive writing with this introductory college writing course. In partnership with the U.S. Department of State
Go To Class | Next Session : 4th Feb, 2015 

6.041x: Introduction to Probability – The Science of Uncertainty
Massachusetts Institute of Technology via edX
An introduction to probabilistic models, including random processes and the basic elements of statistical inference.
Go To Class | Next Session : 3rd Feb, 2015

Exploring English: Language and Culture
British Council via FutureLearn
This course for learners of English looks at British culture and examines English in use to help you improve your language skills.
Go To Class | Next Session : 2nd Feb, 2015

Design Thinking for Business Innovation
University of Virginia via Coursera
This course will provide an overview of the process and tools used for design thinking, and examine their application in organizational situations.
Go To Class | Next Session : 16th Feb, 2015 

Understanding the Brain: The Neurobiology of Everyday Life
The University of Chicago via Coursera
Learn how the nervous system produces behavior, how we use our brain every day, and how neuroscience can explain the common problems afflicting people today.
Go To Class | Next Session : 23rd Feb, 2015

Software Security
University of Maryland, College Park via Coursera
This course we will explore the foundations of software security. We will consider important software vulnerabilities and attacks that exploit them — such as buffer overflows, SQL injection, and session hijacking — and we will consider defenses that prevent or mitigate these attacks, including advanced testing and program analysis techniques.
Go To Class | Next Session : 23rd Feb, 2015

Beginning Game Programming with C#
University of Colorado System via Coursera
Start learning how to program video games using the C# programming language. Plenty of practice opportunities are included!
Go To Class | Next Session : 23rd Feb, 2015 

Introduction to Clinical Neurology
University of California, San Francisco via Coursera
An overview of the relevant aspects of the epidemiology, clinical presentation, basic disease mechanisms, diagnostic approaches and treatment options of the most common neurological diseases.
Go To Class | Next Session : 9th Feb, 2015

21W.789x: Building Mobile Experiences
Massachusetts Institute of Technology via edX
Learn to create a novel mobile application in this MIT course – from research to design, usability, implementation and field evaluation.
Go To Class | Next Session : 2nd Feb, 2015

Coding the Matrix: Linear Algebra through Computer Science Applications
Brown University via Coursera
Learn the concepts and methods of linear algebra, and how to use them to think about computational problems arising in computer science. Coursework includes building on the concepts to write small programs and run them on real data.
Go To Class | Next Session : 2nd Feb, 2015 

Ten Most Popular MOOCs in Feb 2015

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Dhawal Shah

Dhawal is the CEO of Class Central, the most popular search engine and review site for online courses and MOOCs. He has completed over a dozen MOOCs and has written over 200 articles about the MOOC space, including contributions to TechCrunch, EdSurge, Quartz, and VentureBeat.

Comments 3

  1. Srikant Mahapatra

    @Class Central, just to let you know, you have posted the wrong synopsis for the course 21W.789x: Building Mobile Experiences. Currently it’s the same as that for Introduction to Clinical Neurology.

    • classcentral

      Thanks! Fixed it.

  2. mir shaukat ali



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