Today marks the availability for anyone worldwide to enroll for free in the MITx pilot course — 6.002x (Circuits and Electronics). 6.002x is an experimental on-line adaptation of MIT’s first undergraduate analog design course: 6.002. This course will run, free of charge, for students worldwide from March 5, 2012 through June 8, 2012. Enroll now at http://mitx.mit.edu/. See the 6.002x website.
As announced in December, 2011, MITx will offer a portfolio of MIT courses for free to a virtual community of learners around the world. It will also enhance the educational experience of its on-campus students, offering them online tools that supplement and enrich their classroom and laboratory experiences.
Circuits and Electronics6.002x
Taught by Anant Agarwal, with Gerald Sussman and Piotr Mitros, 6.002x (Circuits and Electronics) is an on-line adaption of 6.002, MIT’s first undergraduate analog design course. This prototype course will run, free of charge, for students worldwide from March 5, 2012 through June 8, 2012. Students will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their mastery of the material and earn a certificate from MITx. Enroll now at http://mitx.mit.edu/
Read more: MIT News Office Feb. 13, 2011 article: "MITx prototype course opens for enrollment. Online-learning initiative’s first offering, ‘6.002x: Circuits and Electronics,’ accepting registrants now."