HarvardX requires individuals who enroll in its courses on edX to abide by the terms of the edX honor code. Moreover, HarvardX will take appropriate corrective action in response to violations of the edX honor code, which may include dismissal from the HarvardX course; revocation of any certificates received for the HarvardX course; or other remedies as circumstances warrant. Furthermore, no refunds will be issued in the case of corrective action for such violations. Enrollees who are taking HarvardX courses as part of another program will also be governed by the academic policies of those programs.
HarvardX pursues the science of learning. So, by registering as an online learner in an HX course, applicants will also participate in research about learning. Read their research statement to learn more.
Harvard University and HarvardX are committed to maintaining a safe and healthy educational and work environment in which no member of the community is excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or subjected to discrimination or harassment in their program. In addition, all members of the HarvardX community are expected to abide by Harvard policies on nondiscrimination, including sexual harassment, as well as the edX Terms of Service.
Applicants will be able to learn: