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Learn the most commonly spoken language, build your own app, discover how your body fights off disease, or learn how to solve real computational problems. EdX’s upcoming courses offer a wide array of interesting subjects and real-world skills. Find the course for you and enroll today! 

Mobile Computing with App Inventor – CS Principles – TrinityX – October 19, 2015

We are constantly connected to the internet and our devices, and this connectivity has opened up a whole new realm of computer science. In this course, explore the basic principles of computer science as you build new apps weekly.


Basic Mandarin Chinese – Level 1 – MandarinX – October 19, 2015

Master Mandarin Chinese, the most commonly spoken language in the world. In this language course you will learn how to introduce yourself and handle situations you might encounter when you first arrive in Mandarin-speaking countries.


Introduction to Computational Thinking and Data Science – MITx – October 20, 2015

Computers and computational devices are everywhere from our phones to our cars and beyond. Often, we don’t even realize how much we use them. Learn how to use computation to solve real problems. In this computer science course, you will simultaneously learn python and how to become a good programer.


Making Government Work in Hard Places – PrincetonX – October 21, 2015

Are you interested in building better government performance in difficult circumstances? Learn about challenges leaders face, conceptual vocabulary for identifying and analyzing such problems, and explore ways to find solutions. You will learn from experts and public servants from around the globe!


Introduction to Actuarial Science – ANUx – October 16, 2015

Do you know what an actuary is? And that it is one of the best rated jobs? This economics and finance course will introduce you to actuarial science and the craft of applying mathematical and statistical methods to assess risk in insurance, finance and other industries and professions.


Fundamentals of Immunology, Part 1 RiceX – October 20, 2015

Learn how your body constantly and unconsciously fights off disease in this engaging biology course. The first part of this two-part course will focus on innate immunities, B cells, and antibodies. 


Circular Economy: An Introduction – DelftX – October 20, 2015

The take, make, waste way of doing things is coming to an end. In a circular economy you reuse, remanufacture, and recycle products. In this design course, you will be able to rethink and explore the entire economic system.


Introduction to Computer Programming, Part 2 – IITBombayX – October 20, 2015

In the second part of this two-part course, you’ll be introduced to object oriented programming and work your way from the basics to an advanced level. Other topics include standard library of C++, polymorphism, inheritance, and classes and methods.



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