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Description

The Great Courses App enables you to play courses you have purchased from us.

The Great Courses brings the world’s greatest professors to millions who want to go deeper on the subjects that interest them most. No exams. No homework. No schedule. Just a world of knowledge available anytime, anywhere, via video or audio. Use this app to:

• Stream any course you have purchased (Internet connection required)
• Download your lectures to enjoy later when not connected
• Access course guidebooks included with most courses

Your Digital Library includes digital editions purchased directly from The Great Courses, and does not include courses purchased from other retailers.

 Free in iOS App Store

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Apr 23, 2013 (about 6 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 4 months, on average.

Dec 26
2018
(Current)
Version 6.0

Welcome to The Great Courses app! The most recent update includes video and audio player settings, playback speed, skip forward/back time, design updates and bug fixes. Enjoy the app and please send any suggestions to us at custserv@thegreatcourses.com.

Jan 09
2018
Version 5.4

Welcome to The Great Courses app! The most recent update includes iPhone X support and bug fixes. Enjoy the app and please send any suggestions to us at custserv@thegreatcourses.com.

Nov 14
2017
Version 5.3

Welcome to The Great Courses app! The most recent update includes performance improvements and bug fixes. Look for more enhancements in 2018 and please keep the suggestions coming to us at custserv@thegreatcourses.com.

Mar 12
2017
Version 5.2

Fixed a defect that occurred during playback. Look for more enhancements in 2017, and please keep the suggestions coming to us at custserv@thegreatcourses.com

Jan 11
2017
Version 5.1

Performance Improvements and Bug Fixes
Look for more enhancements in 2017 and please keep the suggestions coming to us at custserv@thegreatcourses.com

Nov 03
2016
Version 5.0

Performance Improvements and Bug Fixes
Look for more enhancements in 2017 and please keep the suggestions coming to us at custserv@thegreatcourses.com

Dec 21
2015
Version 4.2

Improvements to video and audio playback, including the ability to skip forward or back 10 seconds at a time.
Support for AirPlay
Stream to Chromecast
Look for more enhancements throughout 2016 and please keep the suggestions coming to us at custserv@thegreatcourses.com

Sep 04
2015
Version 4.0

New improved player for video and audio playback. Look for more enhancements and please keep the suggestions coming to us at custserv@thegreatcourses.com

Jun 01
2015
Version 3.2

You asked for it! Now you can download audio or video lectures to your iPhone or iPad to enjoy later when you’re not connected. Note that video lectures may use a lot of your device storage, so we recommend downloading only what you want to watch or listen to when streaming is not convenient. Look for more enhancements throughout 2015, and please keep the suggestions coming to us at custserv@thegreatcourses.com.

Jan 27
2015
Version 3.0

We've redesigned our experience with enhancements based on your feedback, plus performance improvements and bug fixes for those of you with large libraries. Look for more enhancements throughout 2015, and please keep the suggestions coming to us at custserv@thegreatcourses.com.

May 23
2014
Version 2.03

Fixed a memory issue which could lead to the app crashing. Thank you to The Great Courses customers for your continued feedback as we work to improve the mobile experience! Please keep the suggestions coming to us at custserv@thegreatcourses.com

May 01
2014
Version 2.02

Bug fixes and enhancements.

Feb 25
2014
Version 2.01

Improved experience for very large libraries.

Feb 03
2014
Version 2.0

Version 2.0:
The app is experiencing a performance issue with large libraries only. Do not download this update if you have more than 200 courses in your digital library. A fix for this bug will be released shortly.

New in Version 2.0:
· Background listening for audio courses
· New customers can view free video and audio selections

Oct 20
2013
Version 1.04

Free Lectures are now available to be viewed.
Upgrades for iOS7 compatibility

Jul 30
2013
Version 1.03

Fixed crashing issue for customers with more than 200 courses.

Jun 07
2013
Version 1.02

This update fixes a bug in which audio courses were paused when an iPad went into idle mode. Now you can enjoy The Great Courses on audio without changing your iPad’s battery-saving idle settings.

May 08
2013
Version 1.01

Slight visual changes and optimizing the engagement.

Apr 23
2013
Version 1.0

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