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

  • Online Programs Available
    1. 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
      • Bachelor of Science in Cyber Security - Information Assurance
  • Campus and Online Programs
    2. Full Sail University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science - Mobile Gaming
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. - Computer Animation
      • B.S. - Web Design and Development
      • B.S. - Game Design
      • B.S. - Game Art
      • B.S. - Mobile Development
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    3. Ashford University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • BA/Sports and Recreation Management - Information Systems
  • Online Programs Available
    4. Northcentral University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Applied Computer Science
      • PhD in Business Admin - Applied Computer Science
      • PhD-TIM - Computer Science
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Computer and Information Security
      • PhD in Business Admin - Computer and Information Security
      • PhD-TIM - Cybersecurity
    Master's
      • MBA - Applied Computer Science
      • MSTIM - Computer Science
      • MBA - Computer and Information Security
      • MSTIM - Information Systems
      • MSTIM - Cybersecurity
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Colorado State University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master - Information Technology Management
      • Graduate Specialization - Information Technology
    Certificate
      • Graduate Certificate - Cyber Security
  • 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. Herzing University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Human Resources and Technology Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Healthcare Management and Technology Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Accounting and Technology Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Public Safety Leadership and Technology Management
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. - Information Technology: Security Technology Concentration
      • B.S. - Information Technology: Network Management Concentration
      • B.S. - Information Technology Admin and Management With No Declared Minor or Concentration
    Associate's
      • Associate of Science - Technology Studies
      • Associate of Science - Information Technology Admin and Management
  • Online Programs Available
    8. 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 Cyber Security
  • Online Programs Available
    9. ECPI University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • IT Management - Bachelor's
      • Bachelor's - Cloud Computing
    Associate's
      • Associate's - Network Security
    Certificate
      • Web Design & Dev
      • Mobile Development
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Regent University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
      • Bachelor of Applied Science in Information Systems Technology
      • Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies - Information Technology
      • Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Technology
      • Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Technology - General
      • Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Technology - Information Security

Featured Schools

The schools and programs listed below are popular educational options, and tuition varies based on program and location

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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Full Sail University

  • Master of Science - Mobile Gaming
  • B.S. - Computer Animation
  • B.S. - Web Design and Development

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Ashford University

  • BA/Sports and Recreation Management - Information Systems

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Northcentral University

  • Doctor of Business Admin - Applied Computer Science
  • PhD in Business Admin - Applied Computer Science
  • MBA - Applied Computer Science
  • MSTIM - Computer Science

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Colorado State University Global

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

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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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Herzing University

  • MBA Dual Concentration: Human Resources and Technology Management
  • B.S. - Information Technology: Security Technology Concentration
  • Associate of Science - Technology Studies

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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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