High praise for UCT’s open online courses

3 Sep 2019 - 08:30

The University of Cape Town (UCT) has been recognised with five massive open online courses (MOOCs) on the Class Central list of the Top Free Online Courses of All Time, which is based on tens of thousands of user reviews.

This puts UCT in first place alongside the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (US) and the University of Sheffield (UK), which also have five courses in the Top 100 each. This achievement is even more remarkable when considering that there are more than 13 000 MOOCs, from around 1 000 universities worldwide, and the Top 100 list features courses from 53 universities in 18 countries. Read more...