FLA & edX Present:

Founded by Harvard University and MIT in 2012, edX is an online learning destination and MOOC provider, offering high-quality courses from the world’s best universities and institutions to learners everywhere. With more than 85 global partners, they count the world’s leading universities, nonprofits, and institutions as their members. EdX university members top the QS World University Rankings® with their founders receiving the top honors, and edX partner institutions ranking highly on the full list.

Their Mission is to:

  • Increase access to high-quality education for everyone, everywhere
  • Enhance teaching and learning on campus and online
  • Advance teaching and learning through research

The FLA Chairperson met with the Dean of the Digital Center to dialogue on ways to bring edX closer to the freight forwarding and logistics community. We are happy to share with you the edX courses. Below you will find links to the edX courses recommended by the FLA due to the relevance to our industry.

You can also check all courses on the edX websiteHere are some suggestions of edX courses that we feel could be of interest to you:

FLA Chaiperson, Issa Baluch, with Mr Lee Rubenstein, Vice President of Edx met at the Edx HQ in Cambridge, Boston on Nov 1st 2015


  1. Academic and Business Writing
  2. Accountant in Business
  3. Advanced Credit Risk Management
  4. Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Excel
  5. Analyzing Global Trends for Business and Society
  6. Blended Learning with edX
  7. Career Edge: Analytical Problem Solving and Design Thinking
  8. Career Edge: Business and Data Analysis
  9. Career Edge: Communication and Teamwork
  10. Career Edge: Design Your Career
  11. Career Edge: Resume, Networking and Interview Skills
  12. Contract Law: From Trust to Promise to Contract
  13. Creating Video for the edX Platform
  14. Creative Problem Solving and Decision Making
  15. Creativity & Entrepreneurship
  16. Culture of Services: New Perspective on Customer Relations
  17. English Composition
  18. English Grammar and Essay Writing
  19. Enhancing Teacher Education Through OER
  20. Ethical Leadership: Character, Civility, and Community
  21. Finance for Everyone: Smart Tools for Decision-Making
  22. Financial Accounting
  23. Financial Analysis and Decision Making | 财务分析与决策
  24. Inclusive Leadership Training
  25. Inclusive Leadership Training: Becoming a Successful Leader
  26. Inclusive Leadership Training: Leading with Effective Communication
  27. Innovation and IT Management
  28. Intellectual Property Law and Policy - Part 1: IP and Patent Laws
  29. Intellectual Property Law and Policy - Part 2: Copyright and Trademark Laws
  30. International Human Rights
  31. Introduction to Accounting - Part 1: Basics of Financial Statements
  32. Introduction to Data Wise: A Collaborative Process to Improve Learning & Teaching
  33. Introduction to Financial and Management Accounting
  34. Introduction to Global Hospitality Management
  35. Introduction to Management Information Systems (MIS): A Survival Guide
  36. Introduction to Project Management
  37. Introduction to Venture Capital: How to Get Money for your Startup
  38. Knowledge Management and Big Data in Business
  39. Leaders of Learning
  40. Management Accounting
  41. Open Government
  42. Personal Finance Planning
  43. Preparing for the AP* English Language and Composition Exam
  44. Principles of Economics with Calculus
  45. Psychology of Political Activism: Women Changing the World
  46. Reinvent Yourself: Unleash Your Creativity
  47. Responsible Innovation
  48. SC1x Supply Chain Fundamentals: MITx MicroMaster's Credential in Supply Chain Management
  49. Solving Public Policy Problems: UC Berkeley’s Eightfold Path
  50. Startup Success: How to Launch a Technology Company in 6 Steps
  51. Strategy and the Sustainable Enterprise
  52. Supply Chain Design
  53. Supply Chain Dynamics
  54. Supply Chain Management
  55. Test
  56. The Science of Happiness
  57. Tsunamis and Storm Surges: Introduction to Coastal Disasters
  58. Welcome to Global Freshman Academy
  59. Will China Rise as a Disruptive Force? The Insiders’ Perspective