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

  • Campus and Online Programs
    1. Full Sail University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science - Mobile Gaming
      • 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
      • BS - Cloud Technologies
      • B.S. - Mobile Development
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Colorado State University Global

    Program Options

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

    Program Options

    Master's
      • M.S. in Information Technology Management
      • M.S. in Instructional Technology
      • Master of Science in Cyber Security
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. in Computer Programming
  • Online Programs Available
    4. Trident University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • Computer Sciences (BSCS)
      • Information Technology Management (BSITM)
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Purdue University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master: Information Technology
      • Master: Information Technology - Project Management
      • Master: IT/Information Security and Assurance
    Bachelor's
      • BBA: New Media and Internet Marketing
      • BS in IT - IT Management
      • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
      • BS in Cybersecurity
      • BS in Cloud Computing and Solutions
      • BS in Information Technology/Information Security and Assurance
    Associate's
      • AASIT: Network Admin
  • Online Programs Available
    6. Florida Tech

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • BS in Computer Information Systems
    Associate's
      • AS in Computer Information Systems
  • Online Programs Available
    7. 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 Philosophy in Computer Science
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Computer and Information Security
      • PhD in Business Admin - Computer and Information Security
    Master's
      • Master of Science in Computer Science
      • Master of Science in Information Technology
      • Master of Science in Cybersecurity
  • Online Programs Available
    8. 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
  • Online Programs Available
    9. Tulane University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Professional Studies in Cybersecurity Management
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Davenport University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science in Computer Science, MS
      • Technology Management, MS
    Bachelor's
      • Computer Science, BS
      • Cyber Defense, BS
    Associate's
      • Computer Information Systems, AAS

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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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Colorado State University Global

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

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Grand Canyon University

  • M.S. in Information Technology Management
  • M.S. in Instructional Technology
  • B.S. in Computer Programming

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Trident University

  • Computer Sciences (BSCS)
  • Information Technology Management (BSITM)

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Purdue University Global

  • Master: Information Technology
  • BBA: New Media and Internet Marketing
  • AASIT: Network Admin

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Florida Tech

  • BS in Computer Information Systems
  • AS in Computer Information Systems

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Northcentral University

  • Doctor of Business Admin - Applied Computer Science
  • PhD in Business Admin - Applied Computer Science
  • Master of Science in Computer Science
  • Master of Science in Information Technology

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Regent University

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

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