We have hand-picked some of the best online education websites and added their short description.
EdX – trusted by Obama, should we say more? We will. This massive online open course provider was created by Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology back in 2012. It’s available in more than one language and offers a big variety of college and university-level courses. On the completion of a course you will receive a certificate of achievement. You can check when choosing a course, which certificate you will receive upon completion: honor code certificate, verified certificate, or XSeries certificate. Find more information here.
Coursera – this platform appeared around three years ago. During this time due its quality and availability, hundreds of thousands people gave this platform thumbs up. Here you will be able to learn almost anything, from physics courses to business management course. Find out more about the available courses here. All of the courses are offered for free; however check prior to starting a course, whether you will need to pay for the certificate.
Coursebuffet – simply put, this is the one of the best courses online! One of our co-workers completed “Introduction to Psychology” course and was very happy with the quality of information. You can view the available courses here.
ClassCentral – besides its quality and variety of materials, we also would like to point out the high social activity that surrounds their informative posts. You can join this great educational community here.
MyOpenCourses – this is an interesting platform by professionals and experts from India. Here you can learn about Aerospace Engineering, Ocean Engineering and everything in between. All of the available courses can be found here.
SkillShare – a good platform both for students and teachers. Right now they have a promotion on their website and you can sign up for a new premium account for only $0.99. You can get more details here.
Open2Study – Another great platform. Learn more about their free courses here.
CreativeLive – an excellent platform, best for both beginning and advanced photographers. You can view the available courses here. BTW we love their blog!
What can you get when starting online courses
It became much easier to get an education or learn useful skills thanks to the rapid development of modern technologies and internet. With the rise of online education courses it became easier to change or advance your career. Online education gives opportunity to everyone. Here is some benefits…