The Great Courses

Audio and video lectures from the top award-winning professors

Achieve the education that you've always aspired to without ever having to visit a lecture hall, with engaging and immersive audio and video courses available only from The Great Courses catalog.

What's Inside:
  • Courses - You want to learn but cannot afford or commit to exploring your education in a university setting. You'll never be late for class, fail a test or get behind on homework again with The Great Courses. Enjoy your education your way by choosing the format that fits your life, including convenient video, audio, discs or digital options that you can download at your leisure. Watch on your laptop, tablet or television while taking notes in the free companion guidebook. Listen on your mobile device while running errands or working out at the gym. It's all about you and what suits your lifestyle. Explore all of your favorite subjects conveniently sorted by topic, featuring courses that cover History, Science & Mathematics, Literature, Business & Economics, Fine Arts & Music, Religion & Theology, Philosophy, and more. Look for your exclusive Great Courses coupon code to enjoy valuable savings on every purchase.


  • Professors - What exactly makes the Great Courses so great? Most likely, the top 1% of college professors in the US that are hand-picked and chosen from over 500,000 instructors in the country, to teach and serve as your guides on your personal academic journey. Enjoy learning from the best with an esteemed lineup of award-winning faculty members compiled from the most respected academic institutions in the world. These educators are selected by satisfied Great Course customers who are involved in every step of the screening process. Learn from a faculty consisting of over 100 professors chosen by customers based on their amazing insights into their respective fields, as well as their ability to inform, engage and excite with every lesson.


  • Recommendations - Not sure which Great Course is right for you? Explore a gallery of their most popular courses, featuring descriptions that span a series of captivating subjects. From Physics and Forensic Science to Physiology, Fitness and Nutrition, you'll find categories that appeal to your specific interests so you can enjoy lifelong learning with comprehensive courses that have an emphasis on quality.
The Great Courses catalog brings you a variety of uniquely crafted, fully engaging and completely immersive learning experiences, featuring an academic journey that you can't get in any other collegiate and/or academic setting.