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Free online courses round-up: Sept 2014

Want to improve your skills with learning and don’t have training budget? There are lots of free options for International Development professionals, including courses from platforms such as Coursera, EdX, Udacity and NovoEd. These courses are often called MOOCs (short for Massive Online Open Course) and are run over the Internet, often for thousands or tens of thousands of people around the world.

Here are some online courses / programs that are available in September 2014:

Generating the Wealth of Nations

By: The University of Melbourne  |  Coursera
Starting: 01 Sep 2014

Diabetes – a Global Challenge

By: University of Copenhagen  |  Coursera
Starting: 02 Sep 2014

Social Entrepreneurship

By: Copenhagen Business School  |  Coursera
Starting: 03 Sep 2014

Social Entrepreneurship

By: University of Pennsylvania  |  Coursera
Starting: 08 Sep 2014

The Age of Sustainable Development

By: Columbia University  |  On: Coursera
Starting: 09 Sep 2014

Sustainability in Practice

By: University of Pennsylvania  |  On: Coursera
Starting: 15 Sep 2014

Resilience in Children Exposed to Trauma, Disaster and War: Global Perspectives

By: University of Minnesota  |  On: Coursera
Starting: 15 Sep 2014

Improving Global Health: Focusing on Quality and Safety

By: HarvardX  |  On: EdX
Starting: 16 Sep 2014

English Grammar and Style

By: Uqx  |  On: EdX
Starting: 22 Sep 2014

Unethical Decision Making in Organizations

By: University of Lausanne  |  On: Coursera
Starting: 22 Sep 2014

Supply Chain and Logistics Fundamentals

By: MITx  |  On: EdX
Starting: 30 Sep 2014

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