Open CourseWare

OpenCourseWare (OCW)

OpenCourseWare is the name given to open educational resources that are presented in course format, often including course planning materials, such as syllabus and course calendars, along with thematic content, such as textbooks, lectures, presentations, notes and simulations. (cc by OCW)

In Open Courseware Consortium (OCWC), there are free and open digital publication of high quality educational materials, organized as courses. A collaboration of more than 200 higher education institutions and associated organizations from around the world creating a board and deep body of open educational content using a shared model. 

Some Asian countries' open courseware are listed below.

China Open Courseware 




Netease 网易公开课 – This website is linked to the following universities, click at the each university to view the open course offered.



Hong Kong Open Courseware 

Open University of Hong Kong 香港公开大学



Taiwan Open Courseware 

Chung Hua University 中華大學

Fu Jen University 輔仁大學

Hung Kuang University 弘光科技大學

KaoHsiung Medical University 高雄醫學大學

National Central University 國立中央大學

National Cheng Kung University 國立成功大學

National Chiao Tung University 國立交通大學

National Chiao Tung University 國立交通大學

National Chung Hsing University 國立中興大學

National Dong Hwa University 國立東華大學

National Hsinchu University of Education 國立新竹教育大學

National Ilan University 國立宜蘭大學

National Open University 國立空中大學

National Sun Yat-sen University 國立中山大學

National Taiwan Normal University 國立臺灣師範大學

National Taiwan University of Science and Technology 國立臺灣科技大學

National Taiwan University 國立臺灣大學

National Tsing Hua University 國立清華大學

Providence University 靜宜大學

Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology 南台科技大學

Taipei Medical University 臺北醫學大學


Taiwan Open Courseware Consortium 台灣開放式課程聯盟




Japan Open Courseware 

University of Sumatera Utara (USU)



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