Online Learning

Brown University offers free, non-credit, online courses open to learners from around the world. These courses, offered in partnership with Coursera, develop students’ knowledge and understanding of the liberal arts and sciences while providing a window into Brown's exceptional learning environment.

Open learning follows in the spirit of the Brown mission to “serve the community, the nation, and the world by discovering, communicating, and preserving knowledge and understanding in a spirit of free inquiry.”

Coursera courses:

Coding the Matrix: Linear Algebra through Computer Science Applications

February 2, 2015
Philip Klein
Professor of Computer Science

Archaeology’s Dirty Little Secrets

Date to be announced
Sue Alcock
Joukowsky Family Professor of Archaeology

The Fiction of Relationship

Date to be announced
Arnold Weinstein
Edna and Richard Salomon Distinguished Professor and Professor of Comparative Literature

Neural Data

Exploring Neural Data

Date to be announced
David Sheinberg, Professor of Neuroscience
Monica Linden, Lecturer in Neuroscience