MITx

Massachusetts Institute of Technology — a coeducational, privately endowed research university founded in 1861 — is dedicated to advancing knowledge and educating students in science, technology, and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world in the 21st century. Learn more about MIT. Through MITx, the Institute furthers its commitment to improving education worldwide.

MITx Courses
MITx courses embody the inventiveness, openness, rigor and quality that are hallmarks of MIT, and many use materials developed for MIT residential courses in the Institute's five schools and 33 academic disciplines. Browse MITx courses below.

XSeries Programs

MITx is proud to offer XSeries programs, related sequences of MITx courses within a specific domain. Current XSeries programs include Aerodynamics, Foundations of Computer Science and Supply Chain Management. Courses for XSeries programs are offered using the edX ID verification system. Learn more about XSeries programs from MITx.

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7.00x: Introduction to Biology - The Secret of Life

Explore the secret of life through the basics of biochemistry, genetics, molecular biology, recombinant DNA, genomics and rational medicine.
  • Starts: 17 Jun 2014
  • Instructors: Eric S. Lander
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7.QBWx: Quantitative Biology Workshop

A workshop-style introduction to tools used in biological research. Discover how to analyze data using computational methods.
  • Starts: 10 Jun 2014
  • Instructors: Collaborative
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2.01x: Elements of Structure

A first course on statics and on the mechanical behavior of structural elements.
  • Starts: 3 Jun 2014
  • Instructors: Simona Socrate
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8.MReVx: Mechanics ReView

Mechanics ReView is an MIT-level introductory mechanics class emphasizing a strategic problem-solving approach.  It covers the same syllabus topics as the Advanced Placement Mechanics-C course.
  • Starts: 29 May 2014
  • Instructors: David E. Pritchard
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3.091x: Introduction to Solid State Chemistry

3.091x explains chemical principles by examination of the properties of materials.
  • Starts: 12 May 2014
  • Instructors: Michael Cima
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MAS.S69x: Big Data and Social Physics

Understanding big data, how to use it to improve companies, cities, and government, and best-practice for privacy
  • Starts: 12 May 2014
  • Instructors: Alex Pentland
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6.SFMx: Street-Fighting Math

Teaches, as the antidote to rigor mortis, the art of educated guessing and opportunistic problem solving.
  • Starts: 8 Apr 2014
  • Instructors: Sanjoy Mahajan
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JPAL101x: Evaluating Social Programs

JPAL101x will provide a thorough understanding of how randomized evaluations can be used to evaluate social and development programs.
  • Starts: 1 Apr 2014
  • Instructors: Rachel Glennerster
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15.390x: Entrepreneurship 101: Who is your customer?

You have an idea for a product, but do you know who will want to buy it?
  • Starts: 18 Mar 2014
  • Instructors: Bill Aulet
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16.110x: Flight Vehicle Aerodynamics

Discover the concepts, theories, models, and methods used in the aerodynamic analysis and design of modern aircraft.
  • Starts: 5 Mar 2014
  • Instructors: M. Drela, A. Uranga
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6.00.2x: Introduction to Computational Thinking and Data Science

An introduction to using computation to understand real-world phenomena.
  • Starts: 5 Mar 2014
  • Instructors: Eric Grimson
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15.071x: The Analytics Edge

Through inspiring examples and stories, discover the power of data and use analytics to provide an edge to your career and your life.
  • Starts: 4 Mar 2014
  • Instructors: D. Bertsimas, A. O...
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6.00.1x: Introduction to Computer Science and Programming Using Python

6.00.1x is an introduction to computer science as a tool to solve real-world analytical problems.
  • Starts: 19 Feb 2014
  • Instructors: Eric Grimson
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12.340x: Global Warming Science

An introduction to the physics of the climate system and the basic science underpinning discussions of anthropogenic climate change.
  • Starts: 19 Feb 2014
  • Instructors: Emanuel, Cziczo, McG...
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14.73x: The Challenges of Global Poverty

A course for those who are interested in the challenge posed by massive and persistent world poverty.
  • Starts: 5 Feb 2014
  • Instructors: Duflo, Banerjee
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