Utrecht University offers MOOCs: Massive Online Open Courses. These are online self-study courses. As the name implies, these are free and open to everyone.
Frequently asked questions
How can I enroll in a MOOC?
You can enroll by clicking one of the MOOCs below. You will find more information about the MOOC and a link to the Coursera website where you can enroll.
How do I access my MOOC course?
When you have chosen a MOOC and completed the enrollment process, you will receive access to the online environment from which you can take the online course. From here you will receive all the information you need to complete the course.
Do I receive a certificate when I have successfully completed a MOOC?
No, in most cases you will not receive a certificate upon completion of a MOOC via Coursera. In some cases, the educational institution will grant participants a certificate when they have completed a MOOC. If that is the case, this will be mentioned explicitly on the Coursera website
What kind of topics can I study through MOOCs?
You can take an online course in almost any research topic. MOOCs can teach you about a new language, mathematics, economics, arts, you name it.
The MOOCs of Utrecht University can be found at Coursera; an international platform for MOOCs. The available MOOCs are listed below.