Learning Resources for

College and Adult


College-level classes and adult education resources are commonly available online more now than ever before, with many top-tier colleges sharing their lectures online as open educational resources or for a fee. At the same time, the variety of college-level learning apps for iOS and Android is also exploding. Find educational apps, online classes, books, educational videos, and online colleges for any budget here.

Tutorials/Beginner's guide

Minecraft Programming   1st - College | Website

For players who do not know how to begin their Minecraft journey, the Beginner's Guide is a tutorial made to provide a list full of good ways to start! Here, the player can learn how to survive the...

Free

Tuttle Learning Chinese Characters

Chinese Reading and Writing   7th - College | Book, ebook/Kindle

This user–friendly book is aimed at helping students of Mandarin Chinese learn and remember Chinese characters. At last—there is a truly effective and enjoyable way to learn Chinese characters!...

$20

Two-dimensional motion

Two-Dimensional Motion   9th - College | Online class

You understand velocity and acceleration well in one-dimension. Now we can explore scenarios that are even more fun. With a little bit of trigonometry (you might want to review your basic trig,...

TypeScript Tutorials

TypeScript   High School - College | Online video/YouTube

Hi! I create videos mostly related to programming, and sometimes simple hacks and tricks to survive on internet!

Free

Types of Conflict

Conflict Management   College | Online class

Conflict is everywhere and it is impossible to avoid conflicting viewpoints. However, not all conflict is bad, nor is it inherently negative. How conflict is handled makes all the difference. It is...

Free

U101: Understanding College and College Life

Preparing for College   High School - College | Online class

College can be confusing and intimidating, but U101 can help. If you were just admitted to college and are nervous about what the next step in life might look like, this course is for you. If you...

Free

Ultimate Guide: Plumbing, 3rd edition

Plumbing   High School - College | Book

Author Merle Henkenius prepares the do-it-yourselfer to handle any plumbing task in the home, from replacing a washer in a leaky faucet to cutting and joining cast-iron vent pipes. The book also...

$12

Understand Financial Forces - Make a Difference

Finance   College | Online class

Watch this intro video to learn more about the Specialization curriculum and Capstone Project! The Finance for Everyone Specialization will help you learn the language of finance and understand how...

Free

Understanding Cryptography: A Textbook for Students and Practitioners

Cryptography   High School - College | Book, ebook/Kindle

Cryptography is now ubiquitous – moving beyond the traditional environments, such as government communications and banking systems, we see cryptographic techniques realized in Web browsers, e-mail...

$42

Understanding economic policymaking

Macroeconomics   College | Online class

This course will employ a non-technical approach to analyze how governments use policy to influence a country’s economy. Upon completing the course you should be able to discuss national debts and...

Free

Understanding Europe: Why It Matters and What It Can Offer You

European Geography   College | Online class

Regardless of where you live, the European Union not only affects your life, but may also transform it. By learning how Europe works, a new world will open up to you and discover new jobs you never...

Free

Understanding Exposure, 3rd Edition: How to Shoot Great Photographs with Any Camera

Photography   4th - College | Book, ebook/Kindle

Author Bryan Peterson explains the relationship between aperture and shutter speed, including how to achieve successful exposures in seemingly difficult situations. You’ll learn: • Which aperture...

$19

Understanding Financial Statements: Company Performance

Accounting   High School - College | Online class

Understanding Financial Statements: Company Performance is course 2 of 5 in the Fundamentals of Accounting Specialization. Accounting is the “language of business.” Being able to understand this...

Free
Offers paid add-ons

Understanding Financial Statements: Company Position

Accounting   College | Online class

About this Course This course is designed to provide a basic understanding of financial statements with an emphasis on the balance sheet. However, to understand accounting driven financial...

Free

Understanding Research Methods

Research   College | Online class

This MOOC is about demystifying research and research methods. It will outline the fundamentals of doing research, aimed primarily, but not exclusively, at the postgraduate level. It places the...

Free

Understanding Russian Economy. Problems of Transition

Economics   College | Online class

The purpose of the course is to bring the basic knowledge on the specific aspects of Russian economy that had significant impact on the latest development trends in Russia. This course will provide...

Free

Understanding the Music Business: What is Music Worth?

Music Business   College | Online class

This course will examine the music industry in the United States, with the unique perspective gained by Vanderbilt University’s location in Nashville, TN. Nashville is a major center of music in...

Free

Understanding Violence

Sociology   College | Online class

We are so pleased to have you join us as we investigate this crucial topic. Violence is a leading cause of death, disability and health care use worldwide. Violence is a complex problem and can...

Free

United States of America

US Geography   2nd - College | Website

Detailed geographical data about the US including population, area, GDP, and much more, along with a summary of US history. Also features a set of maps, free political, physical and outline maps of...

Free

University Physics

Physics   High School - College | Android App

University Physics is designed for the two- or three-semester calculus-based physics course. The text has been developed to meet the scope and sequence of most university physics courses and...

Free
Offers paid add-ons

Unknown Quantity: A Real and Imaginary History of Algebra

Algebra   High School - College | ebook/Kindle, Book

For curious nonmathematicians and armchair algebra buffs, John Derbyshire discovers the story behind the formulae, roots, and radicals. As he did so masterfully in Prime Obsession, Derbyshire...

$11

Unlimited Memory: How to Use Advanced Learning Strategies to Learn Faster, Remember More and be More Productive

Everything   7th - College | ebook/Kindle, Book

In Unlimited Memory, you’ll learn how the world’s best memory masters get themselves to concentrate at will, anytime they want. When you can easily focus and concentrate on the task at hand, and...

$15

Usable Security

Information Security   College | Online class

This course focuses on how to design and build secure systems with a human-centric focus. We will look at basic principles of human-computer interaction, and apply these insights to the design of...

Free

User Experience: Research & Prototyping

User Experience Design (UX)   College | Online class

About this Course What makes for a great user experience? How can you consistently design experiences that work well, are easy to use and people want to use? This course will teach you the core...

Free

User Innovation: A Path to Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship & Small Business   College | Online class

We’ll let you in on a secret. Innovation isn’t confined inside the walls of research labs swarming with PhDs. More often than not, innovation is about ordinary people solving problems that matter...

Free
Offers paid add-ons

U.S. Government and Politics Crash Course

US Government   9th - College | Online class, Online video/YouTube

In which Craig Benzine introduces a brand new Crash Course about U.S. Government and Politics! This course will provide you with an overview of how the government of the United States is supposed...

Free

US History

US History   High School - College | Book, Kindle/ebook, Website, Worksheet/Printable

U.S. History is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of most introductory courses. The text provides a balanced approach to U.S. history, considering the people, events, and ideas...

Free

US history

US History   6th - College | Online class

From a mosquito-ridden backwater to the world’s last remaining superpower, the United States of America is a nation with a rich history and a noble goal: government of the people, by the people,...

Free

US History Crash Course

US History   9th - College | Online class, Online video/YouTube

In which John Green kicks off Crash Course US History! Why, you may ask, are we covering US History, and not more World History, or the history of some other country, or the very specific history...

Free

Using Databases with Python

Python   College | Online class

This course will introduce students to the basics of the Structured Query Language (SQL) as well as basic database design for storing data as part of a multi-step data gathering, analysis, and...

Free

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