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OpenYale courses.

Looking for free, open source learning materials about any subject, from top experts in the world? I used to think that MIT’s OpenCourseWare and Yale’s OpenYale courses were a “one stop shopping” source for this, until I came across this stunning, worldwide, multi-lingual collection of course materials.

I invite you to explore this collection of free learning materials, including course syllabi, exams and study guides in a wide array of subjects, from the US, the UK, Europe, Japan, South Korea, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, China…you get the idea.

Many thanks to Junqiang Zhou from Zhejiang Normal University for bringing this to my attention! {Source.}

United States (USA)

1 Massachusetts Institute of Technology OpenCourseWare (Free Online Course Materials / MIT OpenCourseWare) http://ocw.mit.edu/index.htm

2 Yale University Open Course (Online Video Lectures and Course Materials) http://oyc.yale.edu/

3 Johns Hopkins University OCW (OpenCourseWare at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health) http://ocw.jhsph.edu/

4 University of California, Berkeley online courses (Webcast.berkeley) http://webcast.berkeley.edu/

5 Tufts University Open Courseware (Tufts OpenCourseWare, Tufts University) http://ocw.tufts.edu/

6 Farm St. Open University Course (Notre Dame OpenCourseWare) http://ocw.nd.edu/

7 Open Source University of Michigan (UM Open Educational Resources) http://open.umich.edu/education

8 Carnegie Mellon University Open Learning Initiative (Open Learning Initiative, CMU) http://oli.web.cmu.edu/openlearning/

9 University of California, Irvine OCW (Open Course Ware, University of California, Irvine) http://ocw.uci.edu/

10 open engineering courses at Stanford (Stanford Engineering) http://see.stanford.edu/default.aspx

11 Utah State University OpenCourseWare (Utah State OpenCourseWare) http://ocw.usu.edu/

12 open courses Massachusetts Boston Campus (UMass Boston OpenCourseWare) http://ocw.umb.edu/

13 Kaplan University Open Courseware (Kaplan University Open Course Ware) http://ocw.kaplan.edu/

14 New Jersey University of Technology OpenCourseWare (OpenCourseWare, New Jersey’s Science & Technology University) http://ocw.njit.edu/

15 U.S. Open courses League (Open Coureware Consortium), http://www.ocwconsortium.org/

Kingdom (UK)

1 Oxford University Networking Academy: Online Course (Oxford Internet Institute: Webcast Univerisity of Oxford) http://webcast.oii.ox.ac.uk/?view=Default

Canada (Canada)

1 University of Kapil Leno open courses (OpenCourseWare, Capilano University) http://ocw.capilanou.ca/

Australia (Australia)

1 University of Southern Queensland OpenCourseWare (USQ Australia, OpenCourseWare) http://ocw.usq.edu.au/

France (France)

1 Paris and Technology Association Open Course (ParisTech, Libres Savoirs) http://graduateschool.paristech.fr/

Holland (Netherland)

1 Delft University of Technology OpenCourseWare (TU Delft OpenCourseWare) http://ocw.tudelft.nl/

Japan (Japan)

1 University of Tokyo Open Course (UT OpenCourseWare) http://ocw.u-tokyo.ac.jp/

2 Kyoto University OpenCourseWare (KYOTO-U OpenCourseWare) http://ocw.kyoto-u.ac.jp/

3 Nagoya University OpenCourseWare (Nagoya University Open Course Ware) http://ocw.nagoya-u.jp/index.php

4 Osaka University OCW (OpenCourseWare, Osaka-U) http://ocw.osaka-u.ac.jp/

5 Waseda University OCW (OpenCourseWare, Waseda University) http://www.waseda.jp/ocw/index_e.html

6 Hokkaido University OpenCourseWare (Hokkaido University OpenCourseWare) http://ocw.hokudai.ac.jp/

7 Tokyo Institute of Technology OpenCourseWare (Tokyo Tech OCW) http://www.ocw.titech.ac.jp/index.php?lang=JA

8 Japan Open class alliance (Japan OpenCourseWare Consortium) http://www.jocw.jp/index.htm

South Korea (Korea)

1 Korea University OCW (OpenCourseWare, Korea University) http://ocw.korea.edu/ocw

2 Seoul National University Open Course (Seoul National University Open Courseware) http://ocw.snu.ac.kr/

Spain (Spain, Espana)

1 International University of Andalusia Open Course (OpenCourseWare-Unia) http://ocw.unia.es/

2 Carlos III University of Madrid Open courses (OpenCourseWare, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid) http://ocw.uc3m.es/ocwuniversia

3 University of Madrid Open courses (OpenCourseWare, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid) http://ocw.upm.es/

4 University of Murcia Open Course (Open Courseware, Universidad de Murcia) http://ocw.um.es/

5 University of Cantabria (Open Course Ware, Universidad de Cantabria) http://ocw.unican.es/

6 University of Seville (OpenCourseWare, Universidad de Sevilla) http://ocwus.us.es/ocwus

Saudi Arabia (Saudi Arabia)

1. KF University of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Open Course (KFUPM Open Courseware) http://opencourseware.kfupm.edu.sa/index.asp

Taiwan (Taiwan)

1 National Taiwan University Open Course (NTU OpenCourseWare) http://ocw.aca.ntu.edu.tw/ntu-ocw/

(2) Taiwan Normal University OCW (Open Course Wares of National Taiwan Normal University) http://ocw.lib.ntnu.edu.tw/

3 National Tsing Hua University OCW (OpenCourseWare, NTHU) http://ocw.nthu.edu.tw

4 National Sun Yat-sen open courses (Open Course Ware, National Sun Yat-SEN University) http://ocw.nsysu.edu.tw/bin/home.php

5 National Chengchi University, teaching practices open platform (Open Educational Practices, NCCU) http://ocw.nccu.edu.tw/

6 Taiwan Jiaotong University OCW (Open Course Ware, Taiwan National Chiao Tung University) http://ocw.nctu.edu.tw/

7 Fu Jen Catholic University Open Course (fue Jen Open courseware) http://ocw.fju.edu.tw/

8. Tainan University of Technology OCW (OpenCourseWare, STUT) http://ocw.stut.edu.tw/

9. Kunshan University of Technology OpenCourseWare (KSU Open Courseware) http://ocw.ksu.edu.tw/

10 Taiwan OpenCourseWare Alliance (Taiwan Open Courseware Consortium) http://www.tocwc.org.tw/

China (China)

1, China Open Resources for Education of the Commonwealth (China Open Resources for Educaiton, CORE) http://www.core.org.cn/

2 Sina open class (Open Course, Sina) http://edu.sina.com.cn/video/open/index.shtml

3 Peking University lectures Network (Peking University Lecture Hall) http://lecture.pku.edu.cn/

4 online People’s Congress (Renda Online) http://www.cmr.com.cn/

5 Open courses Zhejiang University (Zhejiang University Open courseware) http://ocw.zju.edu.cn/cn/default.jsp

6 public class network of Xi’an Jiaotong University (Xi’an jiaotong university, Open Courses) http://meeting.xjtu.edu.cn/front/index.do

7 courses open network of Shanghai Jiaotong University (SJTU Open courseware) http://ocw.onlinesjtu.com/

8 China’s Internet TV China open class http://opencla.cntv.cn/

Other (Others)

1 United Nations University OpenCourseWare (UNU OpenCourseWare) http://ocw.unu.edu/

2. Itunes U, by Apple to provide a comprehensive open courseware, which you can download course content-rich and

3 projects in Vietnam Fulbright Economic Teaching open courses (FETP OpenCourseWare) http://ocw.fetp.edu.vn/home.cfm

4 Novell’s U.S. Open courses (Novell. OpenCourseWare) http://ocw.novell.com/

5 Open University of Malaysia, Indonesia to take the ancient course (OpenCourseWare, Gunadarma University) http://ocw.gunadarma.ac.id/course

6 Columbia University EAFIT open courses (OpenCourseWare Universidad EAFIT) http://ocw.eafit.edu.co/

7 Virtual University of Pakistan Open Course (Open courseware, Virtual University of Pakistan) http://ocw.vu.edu.pk/

8 Turkey Middle East Technical University (METU OpenCourseWare) http://ocw.metu.edu.tr/

Comments

  1. #1 Mark Whitener
    January 29, 2012

    Great list, but I don’t see one of the biggest online universities, Open University in the UK.
    http://www.open.ac.uk/

  2. #2 RK
    January 29, 2012

    There is a Government of India initiative to put online courses from premier Engineering and Science institutes from India. The link is below.

    http://www.youtube.com/user/nptelhrd?blend=1&ob=4

    So far, I believe that this is the largest collection of Engineering courses online (videos).

    Your list need to be updated with this link.

  3. #3 Jeff
    January 29, 2012

    Very useful. Thank you very much!

  4. #4 Jeff
    January 29, 2012

    Thanks for your contribution, Mark.

  5. #5 Steve Carson
    January 29, 2012

    Most of these are members of the OCW Consortium, which has a search tool across many of these sites: http://ocwconsortium.org

  6. #6 Jeff
    January 29, 2012

    Thank you very much. I am a strong supporter of OCW.

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