Free online courses you can finish in a day

These popular free courses all have top ratings and can be completed in 8 hours or less, and are among Coursera's most completed courses in 2019. Take the course for free and decide whether or not you'll choose to pay for a certificate.

Free online courses you can finish in a day

These popular free courses all have top ratings and can be completed in 8 hours or less, and are among Coursera's most completed courses in 2019. Take the course for free and decide whether or not you'll choose to pay for a certificate.

Top free courses under 8 hours, sorted by popularity

You can start and finish one of these popular courses in under a day - for free! Check out the list below.

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