Get Onboard for a MOOC about Bitumen


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Ever wondered what roads were made of, how cars were waterproofed, whether algae-based bitumen really existed, or if connected roads were likely to feature in your future?

Now you can get answers to all these questions and more with the new Bitumen MOOC, run jointly by Total, prestigious French engineering school École des Ponts et Chaussées and the Coursera online training platform.

As the name suggests (MOOC stands for Massive Open Online Course), this free program is available online and open to anyone wanting to find out more about bitumen's uses, properties and production chain, from crude oil to end-applications.

So whether you're a student, a professional or just plain curious, this video-based course by leading experts is for you.

Sign up for the Bitumen MOOC today at the Coursera website.