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Music and Social Action

What is a musician’s response to the condition of the world? Do musicians have an obligation and an opportunity to serve the needs of the world with their musicianship? At a time of crisis for...

Coursera | Yale University

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Aug
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Introduction to Philosophy

This course will introduce you to some of the main areas of research in contemporary philosophy. Each module a different philosopher will talk you through some of the most important questions and...

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Aug
19

Claves para Gestionar Personas

¿Te has preguntado alguna vez qué criterios utilizan las empresas para contratar o retribuir a las personas? ¿Por qué no siempre entendemos los planes de promoción?. El objetivo de este curso es...

Coursera | IESE Business School, Sciences Po

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Aug
19

Osteoarchaeology: The Truth in Our Bones

This course is about what we can learn from examining the human skeleton, and how we can use this knowledge to reconstruct the lives of people who lived in the past. In archaeology and anthropology,...

Coursera | Universiteit Leiden

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Aug
19

Reasoning Across the Disciplines

Critical reasoning skills are a key success factor for students entering their first year of college. They must be able to think logically and form arguments. This course, designed with incoming...

Coursera | The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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Aug
19

Sports and Society

Sports play a giant role in contemporary society worldwide. But few of us pause to think about the larger questions of money, politics, race, sex, culture, and commercialization that surround sports...

Coursera | Duke University

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Aug
19

Global Diplomacy – Diplomacy in the Modern World

The Global Diplomacy course is a unique offering to the MOOC environment. Bringing together cutting edge research in the broad fields of Diplomatic and International Studies, award winning distance...

Coursera | University of London, SOAS University of London

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Aug
19

Exploring Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 of Exploring Beethoven's Piano Sonatas! I'm delighted to launch another set of new lectures of this course as Part 2. As before, this class is meant for people of all levels of...

Coursera | Curtis Institute of Music

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Aug
18

生命科学发展史

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Coursera | Shanghai Jiao Tong University

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Aug
19

The Modern and the Postmodern (Part 1)

This course examines how the idea of "the modern" develops at the end of the 18th century in European philosophy and literature, and how being modern (or progressive, or hip) became one of the...

Coursera | Wesleyan University

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Aug
19

Theatre and Globalization

Learn how theatre and globalization have affected each other over the past century, and how to conduct your own research on global theatre histories.

Coursera | Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)

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Aug
19

The Modern and the Postmodern (Part 2)

This course examines how the idea of "the modern" develops at the end of the 18th century in European philosophy and literature, and how being modern (or progressive, or hip) became one of the...

Coursera | Wesleyan University

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Aug
19

Moral Foundations of Politics

When do governments deserve our allegiance, and when should they be denied it? This course explores the main answers that have been given to this question in the modern West. We start with a survey...

Coursera | Yale University

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Aug
19

Healing with the Arts

Through art projects—including visual arts, dance, writing, and music—along with spiritual practices and guided imagery, Healing With the Arts gives you the tools to heal what you need to heal in...

Coursera | University of Florida

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Aug
19

Philosophy, Science and Religion: Science and Philosophy

Philosophy, Science and Religion mark three of the most fundamental modes of thinking about the world and our place in it. Are these modes incompatible? Put another way: is the intellectually...

Coursera | The University of Edinburgh

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Aug
19

Transmedia Writing

Do you have a desire to write a novel, write a screenplay, design a video game? In this project-centered course you will develop your own, original, intellectual property (IP) into a transmedia...

Coursera | Michigan State University

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Aug
19

Alle origini della civiltà mediterranea: archeologia della città dal Levante all’Occidente - III-I millennio a.C.

Quali sono le radici più profonde di quel mix di culture che chiamiamo ‘civiltà mediterranea’? Quali commistioni e quali scambi hanno prodotto il suo frutto più completo, ossia la città, come luogo...

Coursera | Sapienza University of Rome, Wesleyan University

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Aug
19

Gabriel García Márquez entre el poder, la historia y el amor

En este curso usted podrá identificar los aportes narrativos del escritor colombiano Gabriel García Márquez a la literatura universal a través del estudio de tres de las grandes obsesiones del autor:...

Coursera | Universidad de los Andes

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Aug
19

Organising an Empire: The Assyrian Way

Discover the mighty kingdom of Assyria, which came to be the world’s first great empire three thousand years ago. From the 9th to the 7th centuries BC, during the imperial phase of Assyria’s long...

Coursera | Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)

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Aug
19

Internet of Things V2: Setting up and Using Cloud Services

Have you wondered what exactly AWS is and why is it important? Do you want to make informed design decisions about which services to use? Do you want to gain expertise to leverage the cloud for your...

Coursera | University of California San Diego, Pohang University of Science and Technology

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Biblical Archaeology: The archaeology of ancient Israel and Judah

Join me for an introductory course on biblical archaeology of ancient Israel and Judah during the Iron Age (ca. 1200-586 BCE). In this course, we will use cutting-edge, inter-disciplinary...

edX | IsraelX

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Dec
10

Reading Religious Conversion

Conversion is a multidimensional phenomenon with religious, social, political and legal implications. By examining these implications, one can learn how religious communities function, how they deal...

edX | IsraelX

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Sep
17

Gender and Sexuality: Applications in Society

Navigating through the complexities of Gender & Sexuality is a necessity in our world, now more than ever. Engage with globally renowned scholars from top Canadian universities to learn concepts...

edX | UBCx

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Sep
2

Human Rights, Human Wrongs: Challenging Poverty, Vulnerability and Social Exclusion

From women to children to indigenous peoples, the rights of marginalized groups the world over are violated daily. These injustices affect not just these groups, but also the stability of our world...

edX | SDGAcademyX

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Apr
30

Women Making History: Ten Objects, Many Stories

As we approach the centennial of the passage of women’s suffrage in 1920, there has been a recent burst of activism among American women. Women are running for political office in record...

edX | HarvardX

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Nov
14

Find Your Calling: Career Transition Principles for Returning Veterans

This course is a collaboration between FourBlock and Columbia University, powered by T-Mobile. The course will focus on the development of interpersonal, intrapersonal, and intellectual character...

edX | ColumbiaX

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Aug
26

Xi Jinping's Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New era|习近平新时代中国特色社会主义思想

From the history of people-centered new development concepts, this course systematically narrates five people-centered development concepts. The course includes six parts: people-centered new...

edX | TsinghuaX

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Feb
14

HOPE: Human Odyssey to Political Existentialism

In this course, we look for answers to seemingly unsolvable queries: Why breathe? Why breed? Why bleed? What justifies continuing, creating, and killing lives? Seeking answers to these thorny...

edX | PrincetonX

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Sep
13

Civil Liberties

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life,...

edX | PrincetonX

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Sep
4

Beyond Medical Histories: Gaining Insight from Patient Stories

Physicians and healthcare providers are - fundamentally - professional story-listeners, story-shapers, and story-responders. This shouldn’t come as a surprise; people have always related...

edX | BrownX

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Music and Social Action

What is a musician’s response to the condition of the world? Do musicians have an obligation and an opportunity to serve the needs of the world with their musicianship? At a time of crisis for...

Coursera | Yale University

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Aug
19

Introduction to Philosophy

This course will introduce you to some of the main areas of research in contemporary philosophy. Each module a different philosopher will talk you through some of the most important questions and...

Coursera | The University of Edinburgh

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Aug
19

Claves para Gestionar Personas

¿Te has preguntado alguna vez qué criterios utilizan las empresas para contratar o retribuir a las personas? ¿Por qué no siempre entendemos los planes de promoción?. El objetivo de este curso es...

Coursera | IESE Business School, Sciences Po

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Aug
19

Osteoarchaeology: The Truth in Our Bones

This course is about what we can learn from examining the human skeleton, and how we can use this knowledge to reconstruct the lives of people who lived in the past. In archaeology and anthropology,...

Coursera | Universiteit Leiden

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For $49
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Aug
19

Reasoning Across the Disciplines

Critical reasoning skills are a key success factor for students entering their first year of college. They must be able to think logically and form arguments. This course, designed with incoming...

Coursera | The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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Aug
19

Sports and Society

Sports play a giant role in contemporary society worldwide. But few of us pause to think about the larger questions of money, politics, race, sex, culture, and commercialization that surround sports...

Coursera | Duke University

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Aug
19

Global Diplomacy – Diplomacy in the Modern World

The Global Diplomacy course is a unique offering to the MOOC environment. Bringing together cutting edge research in the broad fields of Diplomatic and International Studies, award winning distance...

Coursera | University of London, SOAS University of London

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For $49
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Aug
19

Exploring Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 of Exploring Beethoven's Piano Sonatas! I'm delighted to launch another set of new lectures of this course as Part 2. As before, this class is meant for people of all levels of...

Coursera | Curtis Institute of Music

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Aug
18

生命科学发展史

【课程介绍】------------------------------------------------------------------- ...

Coursera | Shanghai Jiao Tong University

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Aug
19

The Modern and the Postmodern (Part 1)

This course examines how the idea of "the modern" develops at the end of the 18th century in European philosophy and literature, and how being modern (or progressive, or hip) became one of the...

Coursera | Wesleyan University

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For $49
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Aug
19

Theatre and Globalization

Learn how theatre and globalization have affected each other over the past century, and how to conduct your own research on global theatre histories.

Coursera | Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)

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For $0
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Aug
19

The Modern and the Postmodern (Part 2)

This course examines how the idea of "the modern" develops at the end of the 18th century in European philosophy and literature, and how being modern (or progressive, or hip) became one of the...

Coursera | Wesleyan University

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For $49
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Aug
19

Moral Foundations of Politics

When do governments deserve our allegiance, and when should they be denied it? This course explores the main answers that have been given to this question in the modern West. We start with a survey...

Coursera | Yale University

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For $49
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Aug
19

Healing with the Arts

Through art projects—including visual arts, dance, writing, and music—along with spiritual practices and guided imagery, Healing With the Arts gives you the tools to heal what you need to heal in...

Coursera | University of Florida

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For $49
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Aug
19

Philosophy, Science and Religion: Science and Philosophy

Philosophy, Science and Religion mark three of the most fundamental modes of thinking about the world and our place in it. Are these modes incompatible? Put another way: is the intellectually...

Coursera | The University of Edinburgh

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For $49
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Aug
19

Transmedia Writing

Do you have a desire to write a novel, write a screenplay, design a video game? In this project-centered course you will develop your own, original, intellectual property (IP) into a transmedia...

Coursera | Michigan State University

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For $49
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Aug
19

Alle origini della civiltà mediterranea: archeologia della città dal Levante all’Occidente - III-I millennio a.C.

Quali sono le radici più profonde di quel mix di culture che chiamiamo ‘civiltà mediterranea’? Quali commistioni e quali scambi hanno prodotto il suo frutto più completo, ossia la città, come luogo...

Coursera | Sapienza University of Rome, Wesleyan University

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For $49
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Aug
19

Gabriel García Márquez entre el poder, la historia y el amor

En este curso usted podrá identificar los aportes narrativos del escritor colombiano Gabriel García Márquez a la literatura universal a través del estudio de tres de las grandes obsesiones del autor:...

Coursera | Universidad de los Andes

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For $29
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Aug
19

Organising an Empire: The Assyrian Way

Discover the mighty kingdom of Assyria, which came to be the world’s first great empire three thousand years ago. From the 9th to the 7th centuries BC, during the imperial phase of Assyria’s long...

Coursera | Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)

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For $49
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Aug
19

Internet of Things V2: Setting up and Using Cloud Services

Have you wondered what exactly AWS is and why is it important? Do you want to make informed design decisions about which services to use? Do you want to gain expertise to leverage the cloud for your...

Coursera | University of California San Diego, Pohang University of Science and Technology

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Recently added courses

Date Course Information

Jul
1

Biblical Archaeology: The archaeology of ancient Israel and Judah

Join me for an introductory course on biblical archaeology of ancient Israel and Judah during the Iron Age (ca. 1200-586 BCE). In this course, we will use cutting-edge, inter-disciplinary...

edX | IsraelX

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Dec
10

Reading Religious Conversion

Conversion is a multidimensional phenomenon with religious, social, political and legal implications. By examining these implications, one can learn how religious communities function, how they deal...

edX | IsraelX

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Sep
17

Gender and Sexuality: Applications in Society

Navigating through the complexities of Gender & Sexuality is a necessity in our world, now more than ever. Engage with globally renowned scholars from top Canadian universities to learn concepts...

edX | UBCx

Enroll Now
For $50
Save

Sep
2

Human Rights, Human Wrongs: Challenging Poverty, Vulnerability and Social Exclusion

From women to children to indigenous peoples, the rights of marginalized groups the world over are violated daily. These injustices affect not just these groups, but also the stability of our world...

edX | SDGAcademyX

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Apr
30

Women Making History: Ten Objects, Many Stories

As we approach the centennial of the passage of women’s suffrage in 1920, there has been a recent burst of activism among American women. Women are running for political office in record...

edX | HarvardX

Enroll Now
For $99
Save

Nov
14

Find Your Calling: Career Transition Principles for Returning Veterans

This course is a collaboration between FourBlock and Columbia University, powered by T-Mobile. The course will focus on the development of interpersonal, intrapersonal, and intellectual character...

edX | ColumbiaX

Enroll Now
For $0
Save

Aug
26

Xi Jinping's Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New era|习近平新时代中国特色社会主义思想

From the history of people-centered new development concepts, this course systematically narrates five people-centered development concepts. The course includes six parts: people-centered new...

edX | TsinghuaX

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Feb
14

HOPE: Human Odyssey to Political Existentialism

In this course, we look for answers to seemingly unsolvable queries: Why breathe? Why breed? Why bleed? What justifies continuing, creating, and killing lives? Seeking answers to these thorny...

edX | PrincetonX

Enroll Now
For $0
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Sep
13

Civil Liberties

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life,...

edX | PrincetonX

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Sep
4

Beyond Medical Histories: Gaining Insight from Patient Stories

Physicians and healthcare providers are - fundamentally - professional story-listeners, story-shapers, and story-responders. This shouldn’t come as a surprise; people have always related...

edX | BrownX

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