The courses — covering topics ranging from mapping to energy policy to oceanography to astronomy to global warming — were developed by the  John A. Dutton e-Education Institute, the learning design unit for EMS. 

Launched in 2007, the EMS Open Educational Resources website contains the full content for more than 100 online courses.  

If you're a currently enrolled student, you can find out more about what you might learn about in an online EMS course. If you're not a student, you can browse our online courses to learn more about a range of science and engineering topics related to the Earth, energy, and materials.  

We have made our content available for non-commercial re-use as well under a Creative Commons license. 

Visit the Open Educational Resources website to learn more.