Here are the ten most popular new MOOCs starting in September, based on Class Central users’ activity.
Global Business Strategy
University System of Maryland via edX
Learn how to capitalize on opportunities, and manage the challenges of the global marketplace, and leverage this dynamic environment for long-term value.
Sta(r)tistics: Statistics for everyone – Applied statistics for new science students
University of Sunderland via Canvas Network
A long time ago, in a university far far away…Star tistics: Episode IV – A new Hope. As a struggling biology student I resigned myself to the fact: “I will never be able to understand statistics.” Was I proven wrong! All it took was data created in the laboratory or field, step-by-step exercises and explanations without maths! I am confident that you will achieve the same amazing learning experience that I had in this course and master even advanced statistical analysis.
New York University (NYU) via edX
Creative Coding will introduce you to the fundamental concepts of object oriented programming, using code as a method for self-expression in a variety of media, such as 2D graphics, animation, image, and video processing.
English@Work: Advanced Job Interview Skills
Hong Kong Polytechnic University via edX
Tell your story so well interviewers can’t ignore you!
Allergies: When the Immune System Backfires
University of Basel via FutureLearn
What do allergies reveal about our immune system’s capabilities? Learn more about allergy symptoms and treatments on this course.
Python in High Performance Computing
Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe via FutureLearn
Learn how to analyse the Python programming language and identify performance barriers to help you work more efficiently.
Storytelling and influencing: Communicate with impact
Macquarie University via Coursera
An ambitious vision for the future of your organisation isn’t enough – how do you communicate this vision to get your colleagues on board? The ability to effectively communicate and persuade others is a key leadership skill.
Unlock Your English
Institut Mines-Télécom via France Université Numerique
Un nombre significatif de diplômés éprouvent des difficultés pour dialoguer lors de situations professionnelles. Ce Mooc permettra à l’apprenant d’obtenir des clefs linguistiques, ainsi que de s’entrainer à l’oral pour se préparer. Il sera amené à écouter différents accent, natifs et non natifs.
Fundamentals of Reinforcement Learning
University of Alberta via Coursera
Reinforcement Learning is a subfield of Machine Learning, but is also a general purpose formalism for automated decision-making and AI. This course introduces you to statistical learning techniques where an agent explicitly takes actions and interacts with the world.
Principles of Secure Coding
University of California, Davis via Coursera
This course introduces you to the principles of secure programming. It begins by discussing the philosophy and principles of secure programming, and then presenting robust programming and the relationship between it and secure programming.
We compile this list based on how many Class Central users have added a particular course to MOOC Tracker, our +Add button (courses have been added more than seven million times to MOOC Tracker). Courses that have been offered before are not included in this list.