Free Online Arts and Humanities Courses

Arts and humanities courses offer a broad understanding of human culture and expression. From philosophy to music, these courses delve deep into various subjects that form the core of human understanding. An arts and humanities course provides a strong foundation for careers in teaching, journalism, or even law.

145 Arts and Humanities Courses

Classics of Chinese Humanities: Guided Readings

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

An introductory exploration of key Chinese classic texts covering literature, history, philosophy, and fine arts, providing a foundational understanding of Chinese...

Coexistence in Medieval Spain: Jews, Christians, and Muslims

University of Colorado System

Coexistence in Medieval Spain: Jews, Christians, and Muslims - Explore the complex intercultural relations in Iberia, delving into conflicts, collaborations, and...

Copyright for Multimedia

Duke University

Copyright for Multimedia provides comprehensive insight into copyright issues for data, images, music, and video, addressing fair use, permissions, and unique considerations...

Creating Sounds for Electronic Music


Creating Sounds for Electronic Music is a project-centered course that will help you gain skills in music production and confidently use software synthesizers to...

Creative Writing

Wesleyan University

Craft Your Story Like the Great Writers.

Creative Writing: The Craft of Style

Wesleyan University

Unleash your creative potential with the Craft of Style, a course that hones your writing skills, enhancing clarity, inventiveness, and revision techniques essential...

Curanderismo: Traditional Healing Using Plants

University of New Mexico

Curanderismo: Traditional Healing Using Plants is a comprehensive exploration of Hispanic/Latino traditional medicine. Learners will gain insight into the history,...

Developing Your Musicianship


Developing Your Musicianship specialization nurtures your love for music and deepens your understanding of music theory. From basic concepts to advanced skills,...

Developing Your Musicianship


Developing Your Musicianship is an engaging introduction to understanding, creating, and performing contemporary music. It covers scales, intervals, chords, and...

Discover Acting

University of London

Are you ready to unlock your acting potential? Join our 'Discover Acting' course to delve into the basics of actor training, practical exercises, and the art of...

East Asian Religions & Ecology

Yale University

East Asian Religions & Ecology explores the interconnectedness of religion and ecology, focusing on East Asian traditions. This course offers insights into the...

El águila, el nopal y ¿la serpiente?

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

El águila, el nopal y ¿la serpiente? is a captivating course that delves into the critical examination of symbols associated with the foundation of Tenochtitlan....

El Músico Moderno

Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo & Berklee

El Músico Moderno te prepara para triunfar en la industria musical contemporánea con sólidos conocimientos en teoría, producción y composición musical.

Electronic Music Production


Learn the art of Electronic Music Production, from sound synthesis to professional mixing and editing. Develop your skills in creating custom sounds and recording...

Exploring Beethoven's Piano Sonatas Part 5

Curtis Institute of Music

Exploring Beethoven's Piano Sonatas Part 5 is an in-depth exploration of Beethoven's iconic piano sonatas, offering a deep dive into the musical and historical context...

Exploring Piano Literature: The Piano Sonata

University of Michigan

Explore the evolution of the piano sonata, from its origins to modern-day compositions, in this comprehensive 3-course specialization offered by the University of...

Fashion as Design

The Museum of Modern Art

Explore the universal and intimate world of fashion design in "Fashion as Design." From everyday clothing to couture garments, understand the history,...

Fondamentaux de l’infographie

California Institute of the Arts

Fondamentaux de l’infographie vous initie à la création visuelle, la typographie, la couleur et la composition pour maîtriser l'infographie.