June 27, 2013
Open Yale Courses (OYC) provides lectures and other materials
from selected Yale College courses to the public free of charge via
the Internet. The courses span the full range of liberal arts
disciplines, including humanities, social sciences, and physical
and biological sciences.
Registration is not required.
No course credit, degree, or certificate is available through
the Open Yale Courses website.
The online courses are designed for a wide range of people
around the world, among them self-directed and life-long learners,
educators, and high school and college students. The integrated,
highly flexible web interface allows users, in effect, to audit
Yale undergraduate courses if they wish to. It also gives the user
a wide variety of other options for structuring the learning
process, for example downloading, redistributing, and remixing
Each course includes a full set of class lectures produced in
high-quality video accompanied by such other course materials as ...