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Coursera has some classes, like these.

Their section on humanities   https://www.coursera.org/category/humanities   has these classes

The Modern World: Global History since 1760   https://www.coursera.org/course/modernworld   by Philip Zelikow, White Burkett Miller Professor of History at the University of Virginia.

A History of the World since 1300   https://www.coursera.org/course/wh1300   by Jeremy Adelman, Walter Samuel Carpenter III Professor of Spanish Civilization and Culture at Princeton University.

The economics section   https://www.coursera.org/category/economics   also has classes on macroeconomics 

EdX   https://www.edx.org/courses   also has classes

Age of Globalization   https://www.edx.org/courses/UTAustinX/UT.3.01x/2013_Sept/about  

The Challenges of Global Poverty   https://www.edx.org/courses/MITx/14.73x/2013_Spring/about   

Globalization's Winners and Losers: Challenges for Developed and Developing Countries   https://www.edx.org/course/georgetown-university/infx523-01/globalizations-winners-and/797  


The Big History Project   https://www.bighistoryproject.com/bhplive   videos and stuff, but you can take a class covering all of human history and get certificate. I think this is their youtube channel   http://www.youtube.com/user/bighistoryproject  

The Faculty Project   http://facultyproject.org/   has a couple of classes, although I think it's mainly videos and chatting

Asia for Educators Online  http://afe.easia.columbia.edu/    features classroom materials and teaching guides on Asia for use by faculty and students in world history, culture, geography, art, and literature at the undergraduate and pre-college levels. Search for content by subject area, document type, or time period. AFE Online also features several multimedia and image-based units on various Asia-related topics, as well as maps, timelines, primary source readings, and a searchable database of recommended teaching materials from  other publishers. AFE Online is an initiative of the East Asian Curriculum Project and the Project on Asia in the Core Curriculum at Columbia University.

Classes on population, global economy and nationalism   http://globalgeography.aag.org/   websites and blackboards.

Academic Earth   http://www.academicearth.org/   has various classes of interest, such as economics and international relations.

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