A Master List of 1,000 Free Courses From Top Universities: 30,000 Hours of Audio/Video Lectures

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We reached a lit­tle mile­stone this week. Our big list of Free Online Cours­es now fea­tures 1,000 cours­es from top uni­ver­si­ties. Let’s quick­ly break things down for you: The list lets you down­load audio & video lec­tures from schools like Stan­ford, Yale, MIT, Oxford and Har­vard. Gen­er­al­ly, the cours­es can be accessed via YouTube, iTunes or uni­ver­si­ty web sites, and you can lis­ten to the lec­tures any­time, any­where. We did­n’t do a pre­cise cal­cu­la­tion, but there’s prob­a­bly about 30,000 hours of free audio & video lec­tures here. Enough to keep you busy for a long, long time.

Right now you’ll find 113 free phi­los­o­phy cours­es, 78 free his­to­ry cours­es, 100 free com­put­er sci­ence cours­es, and 54 free physics cours­es in the col­lec­tion, and that’s just begin­ning to scratch the sur­face. You can peruse sec­tions cov­er­ing Astron­o­my, Biol­o­gy, Busi­nessChem­istry, Eco­nom­ics, Engi­neer­ing, Lit­er­a­ture, Math, Polit­i­cal Sci­ence, Psy­chol­o­gy and Reli­gion.

Here are some high­lights from the com­plete list of Free Online Cours­es. We’ve thrown a few unconventional/vintage cours­es in the mix just to keep things inter­est­ing.

The com­plete list of cours­es can be accessed here: 1,000 Free Online Cours­es from Top Uni­ver­si­ties

Relat­ed Con­tent:

1,000 Free Audio Books: Down­load Great Books for Free 800 Free eBooks for iPad, Kin­dle & Oth­er Devices 4,000+ Free Movies Online: Great Clas­sics, Indies, Noir, West­erns, Doc­u­men­taries & More Learn 48 Lan­guages Online for Free: Span­ish, Chi­nese, Eng­lish & More

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  • Tom says:

    Thank you for the very com­pre­hen­sive list. How­ev­er, would it also be pos­si­ble to add music cours­es?

  • Selina Pewitt says:

    I plan to send this great list out to our teach­ers for them to use over the sum­mer for pro­fes­sion­al devel­op­ment. When some­one com­pletes one of these cours­es do they receive a cer­tifi­cate or some sort of doc­u­ment to evi­dence com­ple­tion of the course?

    Thank you!

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