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Science Courses

Science is one of the most popular subjects on edX and online courses range from beginner to advanced levels. Areas of study include neuroscience, genotyping, DNA methylation, innovations in environmental science, modern astrophysics and more from top universities and institutions worldwide.

Learn Science on edX

Take science courses online from the top universities and institutions in the world including Harvard and MIT. Find introductory and advanced courses in popular science subjects including chemistry, physics, the life sciences, the social sciences and environmental science. Explore outer space and the possibility of alien life forms with Harvard’s Super-Earths and Life, a self-paced course that showcases the latest advancements in our knowledge of planets outside of our solar system. Discover the mysteries of biochemistry, genetics and molecular biology with MIT’s 12-week online course, Introduction to Biology: The Secret of Life. Gain a full understanding of the science of climate change and understand the evidence that proves the existence of global warming in Climate Change: The Science from the University of British Columbia. These are just a few of the hundreds of science courses available online on edX. Many courses are self-paced so you can enroll and start learning today.