Free Online Software and Computer Media Applications Courses from Top Universities

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Software and computer media applications courses are available from Open University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Course topics include modeling object-oriented software and analyzing video game theory.
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Free Software and Computer Media Applications Courses

Free software and computer media applications courses are offered from Open University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Students can access these courses with an internet connection and a laptop, smartphone, tablet or home computer.

Open University

Open University offers free online courses in software and computer media applications. Students can choose from course topics like user interfaces and software development for enterprise systems.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

MIT offers an intro to video game theory course. The course encourages students to analyze, read and write about video games. Readings will come from the textbooks such as The Game Design Reader: A Rules of Play Anthology by K. Salen and E. Zimmerman and Simulation Versus Narrative: Introduction to Ludology, Video Game Reader.

Free Online Software and Computer Media Applications Courses At a Glance

Course & School Program Level Format Assignments Quizzes & Exams Downloadable
Modeling Object-Oriented Software - An Introduction course from Open University Intermediate Text Yes No Yes
Software Development for Enterprise Systems course from Open University Advanced Text Yes No Yes
An Introduction to e-Commerce and Distributed Applications course from Open University Advanced Text Yes No Yes
Designing the User Interface: Text, Color, Images, Moving Images and Sound course from Open University Advanced Text Yes No Yes
Video Game Theory and Analysis course from MIT Undergraduate/graduate Textbooks Yes No Yes

Popular Schools

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    1. Kaplan University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MSM in Information Technology
      • Master: Information Technology
      • Master: Information Technology - Project Management
      • Master: IT/Information Security and Assurance
      • MS in Cybersecurity Management
    Bachelor's
      • BBA: New Media and Internet Marketing
      • BSIT - Information Management
      • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
      • BS in Cybersecurity
      • BS in Information Technology/Information Security and Assurance
    Associate's
      • Associate: Information Technology
      • AASIT: Network Admin
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Colorado Technical University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Doctor of Management - Technology Management (Executive Format)
      • Doctorate: Computer Science
      • Doctorate - Computer Science: Information Assurance (Executive Format)
    Master's
      • M.S. - Information Technology
      • Master of Science in Computer Science
      • MS - Management - Information Systems Security
      • M.S. - Management: IT and Project Management
      • M.S. - Information Technology - Project Management
      • Master of Science in Cybersecurity Policy
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. - Information Technology: Software Application Programming
      • BS - IT - Web Development
      • Bachelor: Information Technology
      • BS - Business Administration - IT
      • BS - IT - Security
      • BS - Management - Cybersecurity Management
  • Online Programs Available
    3. Colorado State University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master - Information Technology Management
      • Graduate Specialization - Information Technology
    Certificate
      • Graduate Certificate - Cyber Security
  • Online Programs Available
    4. Grand Canyon University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Bridge to the M.S. in Information Technology Management
      • M.S. in Information Technology Management
      • M.S. in Instructional Technology
      • Master of Science in Cyber Security
      • Master of Science in Cyber Security (Bridge)
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. in Information Technology
      • B.S. in Computer Programming
      • B.S. in Information Technology with an Emphasis in Cybersecurity
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Purdue University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science in Education in Learning Design and Technology
  • Online Programs Available
    6. American InterContinental University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of IT: Project Management
      • Master of Information Technology - Information Assurance and Security
      • Master of Science in Information Technology
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Technology: Software Analysis and Development
      • Bachelor of Technology: Information Assurance and Security
      • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
  • Online Programs Available
    7. Georgetown University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Masters of Professional Studies in Technology Management
  • Online Programs Available
    8. Regent University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
      • Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies - Information Technology
      • Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Technology
      • Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Technology - General
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  • Online Programs Available
    9. University of Delaware

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science in Cybersecurity
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Penn Foster Career School

    Program Options

    Certificate
      • Career Diploma: Web Page Designer
      • Career Diploma: Computer Graphic Artist

Featured Schools

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Kaplan University

  • MSM in Information Technology
  • BBA: New Media and Internet Marketing
  • Associate: Information Technology

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Colorado Technical University

  • Doctor of Management - Technology Management (Executive Format)
  • M.S. - Information Technology
  • B.S. - Information Technology: Software Application Programming

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Colorado State University Global

  • Master - Information Technology Management
  • Graduate Specialization - Information Technology
  • Graduate Certificate - Cyber Security

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Grand Canyon University

  • Bridge to the M.S. in Information Technology Management
  • M.S. in Information Technology Management
  • B.S. in Information Technology
  • B.S. in Computer Programming

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Purdue University

  • Master of Science in Education in Learning Design and Technology

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American InterContinental University

  • Master of IT: Project Management
  • Master of Information Technology - Information Assurance and Security
  • Bachelor of Technology: Software Analysis and Development
  • Bachelor of Technology: Information Assurance and Security

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Georgetown University

  • Masters of Professional Studies in Technology Management

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Regent University

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies - Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Technology

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