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Poll: Have you used MIT OpenCourseWare?

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Have you used any MIT OpenCourseWare? If so, what resources have you found most valuable?

244 votes tallied
Architecture and planning
0 votes
Engineering
56 votes
Health sciences and technology
10 votes
Humanities, arts, and social sciences
13 votes
Science and math
57 votes
Management
10 votes
I haven't used any of them
49 votes
I haven't used the resources, but I will
49 votes

The decision by the MIT faculty in 2001 to allow anyone to use their course content was a groundbreaking move, one that has opened education profoundly. Since then, an estimated 100 million individuals have accessed MIT's resources.

Have you used any MIT OpenCourseWare? If so, what resources have you found most valuable?

4 Comments

Todd H.

Nice intro to programming (Python) available in 'Electrical Engineering and Computer Science'.

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chrisod

My son, who is homeschooled, is doing a biology course from there is fall, and an Econ course from Utah State Opencourseware.,

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dragonbite

Its an interesting concept. Just learned about it and haven't had the chance to try it yet.

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vgold

I was very excited to try mit's open courseware. I wanted to take a course on aspergers and computers, but to my great disappointment found most of the information closed to the public. I think this is unusual. I hope they reconsider and open up some of the course links and information.
Thanks
Vicki Gold

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