Public, free and online classes from Stanford University School of Engineering offered worldwide this fall. Students that complete it will also get a statement of accomplishments.
Three courses to be offered:
Introduction to Artificial Intelligence by Sebastian Thrun and Peter Norvig
http://www.ai-class.com/

Machine Learning by Andrew Ng
http://ml-class.org/

Introduction to Databases by Jennifer Widom
http://www.db-class.org/

If you are interested in those topics, sign up to the classes. It's free.
Thanks to +Andrew Ng for the information.

More information from NYT from +Greg Linden about the instructor and rough number of people want the Introduction to AI
https://plus.google.com/102076128417589427747/posts/ipNeGmjWzfu
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