Fall into HarvardX with New and Returning Courses

HarvardX is offering a host of new and returning courses this fall. Learn about anatomy, Japanese history, healthcare quality, and a wide-range of other topics.

Every course, run through edX, is open to all---and some come with the option of fee-based verified certificates. 

 Epic and Lyric

 Westernization, Protest, Modernity

  • Visualizing Japan (9/3)
    A first-time MITx/HarvardX collaboration, VJx opens windows on Japan’s transition into the modern world through the historical visual record.

 Neurons and Networks

 History of American Education

 The Poetry of Early New England Video

  • Poetry in America: Module 1: New England (9/10)
    This course, the first installment of the multi-part Poetry in America series, covers American poetry in cultural context through the year 1700. We begin with Puritan poets--some orthodox, some rebel spirits--who wrote and lived in early New England.

 Focusing on Quality and Safety

 A New Approach to Personal Improvement

  • Immunity to Change, Version 2 (9/16)
    Apply new psychological theory about personal change to an improvement-goal of your own throughout the entire course.

Musculoskeletal Anatomy

  • AnatomyX (Q3 2014)
    Learn the anatomy basic to understanding common musculoskeletal injuries. Follow hypothetical patients from injury to operating room.

 Nature and Nation, 1700-1850

  • Poetry in America: Module 2: Nature & Nation (10/22)
    This course, the second installment of the multi-part Poetry in America series, spans the poetry of America’s early years, directly before and after the creation of the Republic. We examine the creation of a national identity through the lens of an emerging national literature.

Entrepreneurship and Healthcare in Emerging Economies

CS50x - Introduction to Computer Science

  • CS50x (anytime and self-paced)
    An introduction to the intellectual enterprises of computer science and the art of programming.