Free online computing and information technology courses

The Good Universities Guide has selected some free online computing and IT courses so that you can get a taste for some of the MOOC content available. If any of the courses interest you, click on the enrol button to learn more about how you can start studying.

The University of Adelaide

Programming for Data Science

by Katrina FalknerNick Falkner and Claudia Szabo

This course will test your knowledge and skills in solving small-scale data science problems working with real-world datasets and develop your understanding of big data in the world around you.

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Computational Thinking and Big Data

by Ian KnightGavin MeredithMarkus WagnerSimon Tuke and Lewis Mitchell

Learn the core concepts of computational thinking and how to collect, clean and consolidate large-scale datasets.

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Big Data Analytics

by David SuterSimon Tuke and Lewis Mitchell

Learn key technologies and techniques, including R and Apache Spark, to analyse large-scale data sets to uncover valuable business information. 

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