NTU has signed a partnership agreement with Coursera to offer MOOCs with the aim of showcasing to an international audience the high quality of education enjoyed by its students. Coursera is a leading MOOC platform which has tie-ups with more than 60 universities around the world to offer free and signature track online courses.
The University believes that its modern e-learning infrastructure and online tools as well as state-of-the-art digital media facilities will complement the good teaching of its faculty. With top-notch faculty and e-learning experts teaming up to design and develop its interactive online courses, offering selected courses on Coursera will enable more people to experience the University’s courses taught by world-class NTU professors.
Our matriculated undergraduate student can sign up for the University’s MOOC free of charge.
The following courses are currently in the run.
Introduction to Forensic Science
By Associate Professor Roderick Bates, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
The following courses were roll out on Coursera.
- Beauty, Form, and Function: An Exploration of Symmetry by Professor Tim White, Associate Chair - School of Materials Science and Engineering
- E-commerce and Technology by Professor Vijay Sethi, star professor at the Nanyang Business School who was named the Business Professor of the Year by the Economist Intelligence Unit in 2013.