Courses

Educating students, providing care for patients, conducting groundbreaking research, and serving the needs of Texans and the nation for more than 130 years, The University of Texas System is one of the largest public university systems in the United States, with nine academic universities and six health science centers. Student enrollment exceeded 215,000 in the 2013 academic year. The U. T. System confers more than one-third of the state’s undergraduate degrees and educates nearly three-fourths of the state’s health care professionals annually. The U. T. System has an annual operating budget of $13.9 billion (FY 2013) including $2.5 billion in sponsored programs funded by federal, state, local and private sources. With 89,000 employees, the U. T. System is one of the largest employers in the state.

As the flagship campus of the U. T. System, The University of Texas at Austin is offering a number of showcase courses from some of our most accomplished faculty. Visit the UTAustinX course schedule for what's available now.

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UT.9.01x: Effective Thinking Through Mathematics

Learn tools of effective thinking through puzzles and the world of mathematics around you in this fun and fascinating course.
  • Starts: 18 Feb 2014
  • Instructors: Michael Starbird
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UT.5.01x: Linear Algebra - Foundations to Frontiers

Learn the theory of linear algebra hand-in-hand with the practice of software library development.
  • Starts: 29 Jan 2014
  • Instructors: Myers, van de Geijn
  • UTAustinX
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UT.6.01x: Embedded Systems - Shape The World

Build real-world embedded solutions using a bottom-up approach from simple to complex in this hands-on, lab-based course.
  • Starts: 22 Jan 2014
  • Instructors: J. Valvano, R. Yerra...
  • UTAustinX
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UT.8.01x: Jazz Appreciation

Listen and learn about the artists, eras, and musical methods that make jazz a great original art form.
  • Starts: 21 Jan 2014
  • Instructors: Jeffrey Hellmer
  • UTAustinX
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UT.4.01x: Take Your Medicine - The Impact of Drug Development

Discover the impact of drug development and become an informed consumer or scientist.
  • Starts: 16 Sep 2013
  • Instructors: J. Walkow, A. Watts,...
  • UTAustinX
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UT.1.01x: Energy 101

By being fluent in energy you will be able to think critically about energy issues.
  • Starts: 15 Sep 2013
  • Instructors: Dr. Michael E. Webber
  • UTAustinX
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UT.2.01x: Ideas of the Twentieth Century

Learn how philosophy, art, literature, and history shaped the last century and the world today.
  • Starts: 15 Sept 2013
  • Instructors: Daniel Bonevac
  • UTAustinX
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UT.3.01x: Age of Globalization

Identify the historical and cultural systems driving globalization and changing societies around the world.
  • Starts: 1 Sep 2013
  • Instructors: John Hoberman
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