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Online Courses

I love the idea of sharing knowledge. Off lately, I have seen much action in the MOOCs (Massive Open Online Course). With the proliferation of the Internet amongst the masses, this knowledge sharing helps many students to get access to one of the finest courses and teachers from best universities in the world. Be it Harvard, Michigan, Stanford or our very own IITs - all these universities have started sharing their courses in an online format over the Internet.


The best thing about these online courses is that the student gets an open forum to discuss the things that they have learned in the courses. Also with the use of various tools, students can submit their assignments online and the teacher can grade the students.

Some of the websites that provide great learning resources are :
One of the best things about these sites is that you can also avail a certificate from some of the top-most universities of the world.

For a more detailed list of courses and websites, see this link.

Today I enrolled myself for the following two courses from Coursera.

  1. Internet History, Technology and Security by University of Michigan
  2. Programming for Everybody by University of Michigan

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