Linked by Howard Fosdick on Wed 21st Dec 2011 00:39 UTC
Editorial M.I.T. has just announced it is expanding its list of free online courses anyone can take. Attendees earn completion certificates. M.I.T.'s OpenCourseWare project already offers 2,100 courses used by 100 million people. OpenCulture, Free Ed, E-learning Center, and Alison offer competing free online courses, including many on computing and IT certification.
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by transputer_guy on Wed 21st Dec 2011 15:02 UTC
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I've already tired of the computing scene, I would like to get some deeper education in nuclear physics just for the sake of learning.

Anyone know what the price of the credential is going to be?

Richard DeMillo says he'd take a certificate as a qualification for a job in industry, that's nice, I wonder how many other would.

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