We are excited to announce that Lucy Potter has been nominated as a finalist in the 2018 edX prize for the Shakespeare Matters MOOC.

The edX prize celebrates contributions and innovations of MOOC teachers in the edX community. There are 10 finalists for the edX Prize and the winner will be announced at the edX Global Forum, held in Boston this November. (more…)

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Interested in learning something new?

Maybe you want to expand your knowledge in the big data space?

Or learn how to read and appreciate Shakespeare and his plays?

Or understand addiction and appropriate treatments for recovery?

Check out AdelaideX’s trending courses for August/September:



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How does sex change over the different phases of adulthood?

Can sex be good or bad for you?

Talking about sex can be an uncomfortable topic at the best of times, so talking about sex AND ageing can be even more challenging. This could explain why it is not something that is widely spoken about. Despite the squirming that may occur when thinking about this, it is a topic that needs to be addressed and understood.

As part of our Sex and Human Reproduction MOOC, we chatted to Dr Tonia Mezzini; an expert physician who specialises in hormonal, reproductive and sexual health.  She answered all of our questions about sex at each stage of adulthood and sexual health issues that accompany each stage. (more…)

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Meet University of Adelaide student, Rhaneela Punitham. She is in her final year of university, studying a Bachelor of Health Sciences/Bachelor of Mathematical and Computer Sciences, with majors in microbiology/immunology, pharmacology and statistics. She is also a student co-creator in the upcoming Sex and Human Reproduction MOOC, working collaboratively with AdelaideX, Professor Mario Ricci and other […]

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Data science careers are pegged as the hottest jobs of this century. Whether in education, fintech or business, a career working with big data could see you working for big names like Airbnb or Coca Cola. Data science also has massive implications for global challenges such as the spread of disease, feeding the world and […]

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Risk management is not just a tick box compliance exercise. While compliance is an important element of risk management, an effective risk management process can also be used to inform and support quality decision making, resulting in a successful project. Here are three reasons why an effective risk management process is a must:

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Interested in producing or recording your own music? Or maybe learning how to analyse large sets of data? Or learning some vital business skills to become a successful entrepreneur? We have courses for you! Here are some of our most popular courses for April/May 2018:

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Meet Alex Mader, a graduate of the University of Adelaide. Since graduating, he has spent the last 2 years working at Disk Edits as an Audio Engineer. We met with Alex in his office at Disk Edits to chat about what he does, how he got to be where he is, and who his biggest […]

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Christian Haines, a sonic arts lecturer at the University of Adelaide, has once again taken part in the Adelaide Fringe Festival. Working with The Electric Canvas, Haines, and fellow AdelaideX colleague Stephen Whittington, have been responsible for creating the soundtrack that accompanies the Parade of Light show on the Mitchell Building, called ‘Roll Up, Roll […]

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Happy International Women’s Day! Here’s to strong women, May we know them. May we be them. May we raise them. Today, we salute some of the brilliant minds we have been lucky enough to work with on our MOOCs. We are proud to have such a strong representation of women. The theme for this year’s […]

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