Last updated: February 3, 2016 4:44 pm

Mooc Tracker

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A round-up of free online business and management courses currently offered on Mooc platforms

Massive open online courses – or Moocs – are web-based classes that offer students self-paced learning in their subject of choice. Recently-listed free courses, on aspects of business, in our interactive directory include:

- Algorithms, Part I - Algorithmic Toolbox
- App Marketing - App Monetization
- Career Edge: Business and Data Analysis - Career Edge: Communication and Teamwork
- Basic Statistics - Becoming Part of the Globalised Workplace
- Big Data, Cloud Computing, & CDN Emerging Technologies - Big Data: Data Visualisation
- Big Data: from Data to Decisions - Big Data: Mathematical Modelling
- Big Data: Statistical Inference and Machine Learning - Career Brand Development and Self-Coaching
- Conflict Resolution Skills - Creative Problem Solving
- Data Structures - Design Kit: Facilitator’s Guide
- Developing An Entrepreneurial Mindset ... - Discovering Ideas
- Effective Problem-Solving and Decision-Making - Engaging in Persuasive and Credible Communication
- Essentials for English Speeches and Presentations - Establishing a Professional ‘Self’ ...
- Exploratory Data Analysis - Financial Markets
- Fundamentals of Graphic Design - Getting and Cleaning Data
- Giving Helpful Feedback - Grammar and Punctuation
- Influencing People - Innovation Career Lessons from a Master
- Introduction to Process Mining with ProM - Introduction to Public Speaking
- Leadership in 21st Century Organizations - Machine Learning
- Make an Impact: Sustainability for Professionals - Mobile Application Experiences: From a Domain to an App Idea
- Personal Branding - Product Design
- R Programming - Rapid Prototyping
- Regression Models - Strategic Career Self-Management
- Strategic Self-Marketing and Personal Branding - Strengthening Your Widening Network
- The Importance of Money in Business - Types of Conflict
- Understanding Financial Markets - Writing Professional Email and Memos (Project-Centered Course)

Although Moocs are non-degree programmes, the content of many of these courses is often similar to that of a university-level programme. Some Mooc platforms, including Coursera and edX, partner with top universities to offer courses.

Read instructions on how to use this directory. Please email forthcoming free business-related Moocs to ft.bized@ft.com

Instructions on how to use this directory. Search for courses by adding keywords into the “Filter” field, for example, marketing.

You can sort the table by clicking on the column headings such as “Subject”, “Course name”, “School/ Organisation”, “Start date”, “Duration in weeks”, “Platform” and “Certificate”.

To view a course description, click on the “i” button on the right. To go to the course website, click on the name of the Mooc.

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