Free Online Physics and Astronomy Courses

Uncover the mysteries of the universe with physics and astronomy courses. From quantum mechanics to galaxy formation, a physics and astronomy course will expand your understanding of the cosmos.

48 Physics and Astronomy Courses

Spacecraft Dynamics and Control

University of Colorado Boulder

Spacecraft Dynamics and Control covers three core topic areas: the description of the motion and rates of motion of rigid bodies (Kinematics), developing the equations...

Strategies for winning. Meteorology in a round the world regatta

Universitat de Barcelona

In this course you can learn about the mechanics of global weather, the foundations of ocean meteorology, predictive modeling and how sailors receive data via satellite...

Tesoros de la Física y sus Descubridores I

Universidad de los Andes

¿Sabes que viajamos por el espacio sobre el planeta Tierra que se traslada y gira muy rápido y no lo percibimos? ¿O acaso, notas efectos de su movimiento? ¿Cuál...

The Diversity of Exoplanets

University of Geneva

In this MOOC, you will have the opportunity to practice several methods of detection and characterisation of exoplanets. You will discover their statistical properties...

The Science of the Solar System


Learn about the science behind the current exploration of the solar system in this free class. Use principles from physics, chemistry, biology, and geology to understand...

Transmission electron microscopy for materials science

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

Learn about the fundamentals of transmission electron microscopy in materials sciences: you will be able to understand papers where TEM has been used and have the...

Understanding Modern Physics II: Quantum Mechanics and Atoms

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Course Overview: The 20th century was known as the century of physics. In the past 120 years, concepts such as space, time, energy,...

Understanding Modern Physics III: Simplicity and Complexity

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

The 20th century was known as the century of physics. In the past 120 years, concepts such as space, time, energy, entropy and particles were understood to much...

Voyages de l'infiniment grand à l'infiniment petit

École Polytechnique

Partez à la découverte de l'infiniment petit et de l'infiniment grand, en compagnie de physiciens et de physiciennes qui vont vous faire découvrir les liens entre...

基礎光學一 (Introduction to Optics (1))

National Taiwan University


普通物理學-電磁學、光學及近代物理 (General Physics (1))

National Taiwan University



Peking University