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.


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Art of the Islamic world


Art History
7th - College | Online class

Early Period (c. 640-900 C.E.) From the rightfully guided caliphs who succeeded Muhammad, through the Umayyads’ Dome of the Rock and Great Mosque of Damascus, to the decline of Abbasids rule.

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Arts and Culture Strategy


The Arts
College | Online class

Arts and culture leaders have a tough but rewarding task: creating and leading sustainable organizations that deliver real social value. There is a lot of competition out there. Being an effective...

$15 monthly

Art School Boot Camp


Visual Arts
6th - College | Online video/YouTube

Welcome the first session of Art School Boot Camp! I’m Christine Fleming, illustrator at Might Could Studios. Attending art school easily costs more than $50,000 in tuition alone. Most people can’t...

$10

A Short History of Nearly Everything

History
7th - College | Audio CD/MP3, Book, ebook/Kindle

In A Walk in the Woods, Bill Bryson trekked the Appalachian Trail—well, most of it. In A Sunburned Country, he confronted some of the most lethal wildlife Australia has to offer. Now, in his...

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Paid add-ons

‎ASL Coach


American Sign Language (ASL)
4th - College | iPhone/iPad App

‎Learning Sign Language is now a lot easier with 'ASL - American Sign Language'. 

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$4

‎ASL: Fingerspelling


American Sign Language (ASL)
4th - College | iPhone/iPad App

‎This app is an ASL (American Sign Language) fingerspelling practice tool to help you improve your ability to read fingerspelling! Created by Dr. Bill Vicars of Lifeprint.com.

Free

ASL Words


Sign Language Vocabulary
Kindergarten - College | Online/YouTube video

Hundreds of free videos explaining ASL vocabulary.

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Assembling Genomes and Finding Disease-Causing Mutations


Genomic Data Science
College | Online class

Carsonella ruddii is a bacterium that lives symbiotically inside some insects. Its sheltered life has allowed it to reduce its genome to only about 160,000 base pairs. With only about 200 genes, it...

Free

Astrobiology and the Search for Extraterrestrial Life


Astrobiology
College | Online class

Learn about the origin and evolution of life and the search for life beyond the Earth.

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Astronomy


Astronomy
6th - College | Website

From our solar system neighbors to the edge of the galaxy....space and its endless possibilities have always captured the interests of children of all ages. From hunting water on Mars to living in...

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Astronomy


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

Astronomy is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of one- or two-semester introductory astronomy courses. The book begins with relevant scientific fundamentals and progresses...

$15

Astronomy: A Self-Teaching Guide, Eighth Edition


Astronomy
9th - College | Book, ebook/Kindle

For a generation, Astronomy: A Self-Teaching Guide has introduced hundreds of thousands of readers worldwide to the night sky. Now this classic beginner’s guide has been completely revised to bring...

$5

Astronomy Course Assistant


Astronomy
7th - College | Android, iPhone/iPad

Astronomy app great for any college-level introductory computational course. Includes planets, moons, stars, solar objects, more. Customize your location. Get an overview of constellations,...

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Astronomy Crash Course


Astronomy
9th - College | Online class, Online video/YouTube

Welcome to the first episode of Crash Course Astronomy. Your host for this intergalactic adventure is the Bad Astronomer himself, Phil Plait. We begin with answering a question: “What is astronomy?”

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Paid add-ons

Astronomy: Exploring Time and Space


Astronomy
7th - College | Online class

This course is designed for anyone who is interested in learning more about modern astronomy. We will help you get up to date on the most recent astronomical discoveries while also providing...

Free

Atlas of Africa


African Geography
2nd - College | Website

Free political, physical and outline maps of Africa and individual country maps. Detailed geography information for teachers, students and travelers. Also includes full geographic data, a summary...

Free

Atlas of Asia


Asian Geography
2nd - College | Website

A guide to Asia including maps facts and information about Asia, free printable map of Asia.  Page includes detailed geographical facts about the continent and its countries, a summary of Asian...

$15

Atlas of the Prehistoric World


History of Earth
High School - College | Book

From it’s beginnings as an accumulation of molten space debris over 4.6 billion years ago, the Earth has undergone astounding transformations, both geological and biological, to arrive at its...

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Atmosphere, Ocean and Environmental Change with Ron Smith


Environmental Science
High School - College | Online video/YouTube

This course explores the physical processes that control Earth's atmosphere, ocean, and climate. Quantitative methods for constructing mass and energy budgets. Topics include clouds, rain, severe...

$12

A Universe Of Consciousness: How Matter Becomes Imagination


Neuroscience
College | ebook/Kindle, Book

In A Universe of Consciousness, Gerald Edelman builds on the radical ideas he introduced in his monumental trilogy-Neural Darwinism, Topobiology, and The Remembered Present-to present for the first...

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Aussie Vocal Coach


Singing
7th - College | Online video/YouTube

Aussie Vocal Coach is for people who want to discover how to sing and improve their voice. Inside this site you will find: - A collection of free singing lessons that will teach you how to develop...

Free

Autism Spectrum Disorder


Mental Health
College | Online class

About this Course Understanding the characteristics of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and their implications for behavior, learning and the ability to process information is critical for anyone...

$29 monthly

AutoCAD: Core Skills Learning Path


CAD
College | Online class

This learning path will help drafters and CAD operators confidently get up and running in AutoCAD. It will also help more advanced CAD operators improve their skillset. Through these tutorials,...

$16

Auto Repair For Dummies

Car Repair & Maintenance
7th - College | Book, ebook/Kindle

The top-selling auto repair guide—400,000 copies sold—now extensively reorganized and updated. For new or would-be do-it-yourself mechanics, this illustrated how-to guide has long been a must and...

$20 monthly

A Visual Guide to the Universe with the Smithsonian


Astronomy
9th - College | Online/YouTube video

Produced in partnership with the Smithsonian, these 18 lavishly illustrated lectures take you from our solar system to the farthest reaches of space and time.

Free

Awesome Integrals Review (Ch 4) - Calculus


Integral Calculus
High School - College | Online video/YouTube

Overview of Integration (Chapter 4) PowerPoint Presentation. This will hopefully help you on an Integrals Test.

$13 monthly

Babbel


Languages
7th - College | Online resource, Android, iPhone/iPad

Babbel is the new way to learn a foreign language. The comprehensive learning system combines effective education methods with state-of-the-art technology. Interactive online courses will improve...

Free

Bacteria and archaea


Microbiology
7th - College | Online class

They’re everywhere. They number in the millions of trillions of trillions. They live on every surface, in every environment, and even in your gut. That’s right…I’m talking about prokaryotes! Learn...

$38

Baking and Pastry: Mastering the Art and Craft


Pastries
6th - College | Book, ebook/Kindle

The leading learning tool for all levels of baking and pastry ability, newly illustrated and updated Praised by top pastry chefs and bakers as “an indispensable guide” and “the ultimate baking and...

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Baroque, Rococo, and Neoclassical art in Europe


Art History
College | Online class

Get a head start on the historical developments that shape Baroque art in the Catholic Italy, Spain, Flanders, France and in the Protestant north.

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