MOOCs Coming Up in the Month of January (2015)

As we get closer to the next year, there are more and more courses being added to the great MOOC platforms.

Class Central has tracked these courses from a lot of different sources and presented this list for us to benefit. Here's a List of Over 150 Free Online Courses/MOOCs Starting in January 2015.

Education & Teaching (28)

Learning How to Learn: Powerful mental tools to help you master tough subjects

Jan 2nd | Coursera

Foundations of Teaching for Learning 3: Learners and Learning

Jan 5th | Coursera

1368.3x: Saving Schools: History, Politics, and Policy in U.S. Education, Mini-Course III: Accountability and National Standards

Jan 5th | edX

Shaping the Way We Teach English, 1: The Landscape of English Language Teaching

Jan 5th | Coursera

Becoming a Confident Trainer

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Early Childhood Education

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Education in a Changing World

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Teaching Adult Learners

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Foundations of Virtual Instruction

Jan 12th | Coursera

Administration of adult and higher education

Jan 12th | Janux

Introduction to Learning Technologies

Jan 12th | Canvas.net

30 Days of TED

Jan 12th | Canvas.net

Helping History Teachers Become Writing Teachers

Jan 12th | Canvas.net

COL101x: The Road to Selective College Admissions

Jan 13th | edX

K-12 Blended & Online Learning

Jan 13th | Coursera

What is Character? Virtue Ethics in Education

Jan 19th | FutureLearn

A beginners’ guide to writing in English for university study

Jan 19th | FutureLearn

e-Learning Ecologies

Jan 19th | Coursera

Digital Literacies II

Jan 26th | Canvas.net

Minecraft for Educators

Jan 26th | Canvas.net

Teaching Library Research Strategies

Jan 26th | Canvas.net

Foundations of Teaching for Learning 6: Introduction to Student Assessment

Jan 26th | Coursera

Reading for Understanding: Literacy for Learning in the 21st Century

Jan 26th | Canvas.net

Supporting eLearners

Jan 26th | Canvas.net

American Education Reform: History, Policy, Practice

Jan 26th | Coursera

IndEdu200x: Reconciliation Through Indigenous Education

Jan 27th | edX

How to Succeed in College

Jan 27th | Coursera

GE001x: The Art of Teaching

Jan 30th | edX

 Science (47)

Introduction to Genetics and Evolution

Jan 2nd | Coursera

Dino 101: Dinosaur Paleobiology

Jan 3rd | Coursera

In the Night Sky: Orion

Jan 5th | FutureLearn

Introduction to forensic science

Jan 5th | FutureLearn

PY1x: Preparing for the AP* Physics 1 Exam

Jan 5th | edX

Tackling the Global Food Crisis: Sustainable Agri-food Systems

Jan 5th | FutureLearn

Network Analysis in Systems Biology

Jan 5th | Coursera

Agriculture and the World We Live In

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Astronomy: Discovering the Universe

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Basic Physics

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Chemistry – Building Blocks of the World

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Climate Change

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Contemporary Issues in Ocean Governance

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Marine and Antarctic Science

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Microbiology and Forensic Science

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Water in a Thirsty World

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Forest222x: Forests and Livelihoods in Developing Countries

Jan 6th | edX

Galaxies and Cosmology

Jan 6th | Coursera

Visual Perception and the Brain

Jan 7th | Coursera

8.MechCx: Advanced Introductory Classical Mechanics

Jan 8th | edX

AdvENVSCI.2x: Preparing for the AP* Environmental Science Exam - Part 2: Populations

Jan 12th | edX

SNU034.005.1x: Introductory Physics — Part 1: Mechanics and Waves | edX

Elements of Renewable Energy

Jan 12th | FutureLearn

Climate Change: Challenges and Solutions

Jan 12th | FutureLearn

Introduction to Water

Jan 12th | Janux

Hydraulic fracturing and water resources

Jan 12th | Janux

Practical Importance of Human Evolution

Jan 12th | Janux

Astrobiology and the Search for Extraterrestrial Life

Jan 12th | Coursera

Beauty, Form & Function: An Exploration of Symmetry

Jan 12th | Coursera

AdvPHY2.2x: Preparing for the AP* Physics 2 Exam – Part 2: Electricity and Magnetism

Jan 12th | edX

7.QBWx: Quantitative Biology Workshop

Jan 13th | edX

PHYS102.1x: Electricity & Magnetism, Part 1

Jan 13th | edX

Chemistry

Jan 13th | Coursera

ATOC185x: Natural Disasters

Jan 14th | edX

PS280x: Modeling Climate Change

Jan 19th | edX

Greening the Economy: Lessons from Scandinavia

Jan 19th | Coursera

Introduction to Sustainability

Jan 19th | Coursera

Our Earth: Its Climate, History, and Processes

Jan 19th | Coursera

Statistical Molecular Thermodynamics

Jan 19th | Coursera

RA201x: Retos de la agricultura y la alimentación en el siglo XXI

Jan 20th | edX

Pathways to climate change adaptation: the case of Small Island Developing States

Jan 26th | Coursera

GFFCx: Growing our Future Food: Crops

Jan 26th | edX

Sustainable Food Production Through Livestock Health Management

Jan 26th | Coursera

The discovery of the Higgs boson

Jan 26th | FutureLearn

AdvBIO.3x: Preparing for the AP* Biology Exam – Part 3: Evolution and Diversity

Jan 26th | edX

CTB3365STx: Introduction to the Treatment of Urban Sewage

Jan 27th | edX

Agent-Based Modeling in Netlogo | Complexity Explorer


Engineering (12)

Linear Circuits

Jan 4th | Coursera

Information Theory

Jan 5th | Coursera

Mining Engineering

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Mobile Robotics

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Aerodynamics / Hydrodynamics

Jan 12th | Others

QMSE-02: Quantum Mechanics for Scientists and Engineers 2

Jan 13th | Stanford OpenEdx

Geospatial Intelligence & the Geospatial Revolution

Jan 14th | Coursera

EE210.1x: Signals and Systems, Part 1

Jan 15th | edX

Digital Signal Processing

Jan 19th | Coursera

Einführung in Computer Vision

Jan 19th | Coursera

EE40LX: Electronic Interfaces: Bridging the Physical and Digital Worlds

Jan 20th | edX

UT.6.02x: Embedded Systems - Shape The World

Jan 21st | edX

Computer Science (35)

Regression Models

Jan 5th | Coursera

Practical Machine Learning

Jan 5th | Coursera

Developing Data Products

Jan 5th | Coursera

Computational Methods for Data Analysis

Jan 5th | Coursera

Image and video processing: From Mars to Hollywood with a stop at the hospital

Jan 5th | Coursera

Getting and Cleaning Data

Jan 5th | Coursera

Exploratory Data Analysis

Jan 5th | Coursera

LFS101x.2: Introduction to Linux

Jan 5th | edX

Cryptography I

Jan 5th | Coursera

Virtual Teacher Final Project

Jan 5th | Coursera

Hardware Security

Jan 5th | Coursera

Concepts in Game Development

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

The Data Scientist’s Toolbox

Jan 5th | Coursera

R Programming

Jan 5th | Coursera

Getting and Cleaning Data

Jan 5th | Coursera

Exploratory Data Analysis

Jan 5th | Coursera

Reproducible Research

Jan 5th | Coursera

Statistical Inference

Jan 5th | Coursera

CS169.2x: Software as a Service

Jan 6th | edX

M101J: MongoDB for Java Developers

Jan 6th | MongoDB University

M102: MongoDB for DBAs

Jan 6th | MongoDB University

M202: MongoDB Advanced Deployment and Operations

Jan 6th | MongoDB University

6.00.1x: Introduction to Computer Science and Programming Using Python

Jan 7th | edX

Introduction to Computer Programming

Jan 12th | Janux

Power and elegance of computational thinking

Jan 12th | Janux

Artificial Intelligence Planning

Jan 12th | Coursera

Heterogeneous Parallel Programming

Jan 12th | Coursera

Information Visualization

Jan 13th | Others

Algorithms: Design and Analysis, Part 1

Jan 19th | Coursera

PH525.1x: Statistics and R for the Life Sciences

Jan 19th | edX

Usable Security

Jan 19th | Coursera

EconSec101x: Economics of Cybersecurity

Jan 20th | edX

Algorithms, Part I

Jan 23rd | Coursera

Analysis of Algorithms

Jan 23rd | Coursera

Introduction to Cyber Security

Jan 26th | FutureLearn

Business & Management (44)

Desarrollo rápido de productos innovadores para mercados emergentes

Jan 5th | Coursera

Technology Entrepreneurship

Jan 5th | NovoED

Innovation for Entrepreneurs: From Idea to Marketplace

Jan 5th | Coursera

New Venture Finance: Startup Funding for Entrepreneurs

Jan 5th | Coursera

Big Data for Better Performance

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Diagnosing the Financial Health of a Business

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Emergency Management

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Entrepreneurship and Family Business

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Financial Literacy

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Financial Planning

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Human Resources

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Innovation for Powerful Outcomes

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Introduction to Business in Asia

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Introduction to Enterprise Architecture

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Leadership: Identity, Influence and Power

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Negotiation and Conflict Resolutio

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Online Advertising

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Principles of Project Management

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Sports and Recreation Management

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Strategic Management

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

15.390.2x: Entrepreneurship 102: What can you do for your customer?

Jan 9th | edX

15.390.1x: Entrepreneurship 101: Who is your customer?

Jan 9th | edX

Success - Unleash yourself

Jan 11th | NovoED

Developing Innovative Ideas for New Companies: The First Step in Entrepreneurship

Jan 12th | Coursera

Managing People: Engaging your Workforce

Jan 12th | FutureLearn

Make an Impact: Sustainability for Professionals

Jan 12th | FutureLearn

Grow to Greatness: Smart Growth for Private Businesses, Part II

Jan 12th | Coursera

BP111x: Business and its Environment: An Overview of Business and the Role of Finance in Business

Jan 12th | edX

Thinking Outside The Box: Creative Entrepreneurship

Jan 12th | Canvas.net

Subsistence Marketplaces

Jan 12th | Coursera

3.086: Innovation and Commercialization

Jan 13th | edX

Public Speaking - Join the Talk & Spread the Word

Jan 13th | iversity

Time to Reorganize! Understand Organizations, Act, and Build a Meaningful World.

Jan 13th | Coursera

DQ 101: Introduction to Decision Quality

Jan 14th | NovoED

Business Analysis 101

Jan 15th | iversity

Storytelling for Change

Jan 17th | NovoED

Asset Pricing, Part 1

Jan 18th | Coursera

Decision Making in a Complex and Uncertain World

Jan 19th | FutureLearn

Idea Generation Methods

Jan 21st | iversity

The Governance of Nonprofit Organizations

Jan 26th | Coursera

Gamification

Jan 26th | Coursera

El ABC del emprendimiento esbelto

Jan 26th | Coursera

Project Management for Business Professionals

Jan 26th | Canvas.net

Contar Historias para el Cambio

Jan 27th | NovoED

Art & Design (12)

Architecture 101 - Part I: From Nothingness to Place

Jan 5th | iversity

The Art of Photography

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

World Music

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Arch402: Frank Lloyd Wright and the 20th Century

Jan 12th | EdCast

Arch403: Designing Resilient Schools

Jan 12th | EdCast

Introduction to Classical Music

Jan 12th | Coursera

Write Like Mozart: An Introduction to Classical Music Composition

Jan 13th | Coursera

Serious Game Design and Development

Jan 13th | iversity

The Music of the Rolling Stones, 1962-1974

Jan 17th | Coursera

Introduction to Graphic Design

Jan 19th | OpenLearning

UT.8.02x: Jazz Appreciation

Jan 20th | edX

Physical Theatre: Meyerhold and Biomechanics

Jan 26th | FutureLearn

Humanities (29)

ColWri3.2x: "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" by Twain: BerkeleyX Book Club

Jan 5th | edX

Introduction to European Business Law

Jan 5th | Coursera

Chinese Language and Culture

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Indigenous Studies: Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Midwifery

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Understanding the Origins of Crime

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Writing for the Web

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

UTokyo002x: Visualizing Postwar Tokyo, Part 2

edX

AmPoX.3: Poetry in America: Whitman

Jan 7th | edX

15.S23x: U.Lab: Transforming Business, Society, and Self

Jan 7th | edX

SW12.10x: China (Part 10): Greater China Today: The People's Republic, Taiwan, and Hong Kong

Jan 8th | edX

HLS2X: ContractsX: From Trust to Promise to Contract

edX

HLS1.1x: Copyright

Jan 12th | edX

America's Unwritten Constitution

Jan 12th | Coursera

The Magna Carta and its Legacy

Jan 12th | Coursera

Civil Rights and Civil Liberties

Jan 12th | Janux

Understanding Terrorism and the Terrorist Threat

Jan 12th | Coursera

Disasters and Ecosystems: Resilience in a Changing Climate

Jan 12th | iversity

Reason and Persuasion: Thinking Through Three Dialogues By Plato

Jan 12th | Coursera

Introduction to Environmental Law and Policy

Jan 12th | Coursera

Adventures in Writing

Jan 16th | Stanford OpenEdx

Empire: The Controversies of British Imperialism

Jan 19th | FutureLearn

Shakespeare's Hamlet: text, performance, and culture

Jan 19th | FutureLearn

Evolution and Natural Selection

Jan 19th | Canvas.net

History of the Slave South

Jan 19th | Coursera

Digging Deeper: Making Manuscripts

Jan 20th | Stanford OpenEdx

Stonehenge

Jan 21st | iversity

Archaeology of Portus: exploring the lost harbour of ancient Rome

Jan 26th | FutureLearn

Human Rights: Global & Local ProtectionJan 30th | iversity


Social Sciences (13)

Managing my money

Jan 5th | FutureLearn

Becoming Human: Anthropology

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Ec1101x: Principles of Economics with Calculus

Jan 5th | edX

Foundations of Psychology

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Sociology

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Game Theory II: Advanced Applications

Jan 11th | Coursera

Introduction to Sociology

Jan 12th | Janux

Moral Foundations of Politics

Jan 12th | Coursera

История и теория медиа (History and theory of media)

Jan 19th | Coursera

Теория игр (Game Theory)

Jan 19th | Coursera

Foundations of E-Commerce

Jan 19th | Coursera

Сравнительная политика (Comparative Politics)

Jan 26th | Coursera

Экономика для неэкономистов (Economics for non-economists)

Jan 26th | Coursera

Health & Medicine (29)

Improving your image: dental photography in practice

Jan 5th | FutureLearn

Medical Neuroscience

Jan 5th | Coursera

Food, Nutrition & Your Health

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Introduction to Nursing in Healthcare

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

The Human Body as a Machine

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Understanding Common Diseases

Jan 5th | 4 weeks long | Open2Study

Introduction to Pharmacy

Jan 8th | Coursera

EDIVET: Do you have what it takes to be a veterinarian?

Jan 12th | Coursera

NUTR101x: Introduction to Nutrition – Food for Health

Jan 12th | edX

Introduction to Healthcare Career Exploration

Jan 12th | Canvas.net

What Matters: Understanding Mental Health

Jan 12th | Canvas.net

Deteriorating Patient: Assessment, Recognition and Management

Jan 12th | Canvas.net

Living with Dementia: Impact on Individuals, Caregivers, Communities and Societies

Jan 12th | Coursera

Circadian clocks: how rhythms structure life

Jan 15th | Coursera

Hippocrates Challenge

NovoED

WomensHealth: International Women's Health & Human Rights

Jan 15th | Stanford OpenEdx

Ebola in Context: Understanding Transmission, Response and Control

Jan 19th | FutureLearn

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges

Jan 19th | Coursera

Understanding Ecology and Populations

Jan 19th | Canvas.net

An Introduction to the U.S. Food System: Perspectives from Public Health

Jan 20th | Coursera

Behavior Analysis & Therapy and Autism Spectrum Disorders

Jan 20th | Desire2Learn

Preventing Chronic Pain: A Human Systems Approach

Jan 26th | Coursera

The Challenges of Global Health

Jan 26th | Coursera

Equine Nutrition

Jan 26th | Coursera

The Land Ethic Reclaimed: Perceptive Hunting, Aldo Leopold, and Conservation

Jan 26th | Coursera

Disaster Preparedness

Jan 26th | Coursera

The brain in a non-stop round the world regatta. Chronobiology and sleep management

Jan 26th | Canvas.net

Clinical Problem Solving

Jan 26th | Coursera

Health for All Through Primary Health Care

Jan 28th | Coursera

Mathematics and Stats (10)

Mathematical Methods for Quantitative Finance

Jan 5th | Coursera

Nonlinear Dynamics 1: Geometry of Chaos

Jan 6th | Coursera

Introduction to Dynamical Systems and Chaos

Jan 15th | Complexity Explorer

Initiation à la théorie des distributions

Jan 19th | Coursera

Mathematical Biostatistics Boot Camp 2

Jan 19th | Coursera

StatLearning: Statistical Learning

Jan 19th | Stanford OpenEdx

BMN101x: Bases Matemáticas: Números y terminología

Jan 20th | edX

Statistical Reasoning for Public Health 2: Regression Methods

Jan 26th | Coursera

UT.5.02x: Linear Algebra - Foundations to Frontiers

Jan 28th | edX

Math226.1x: Introduction to Differential Equations | edX

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