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Anthropology of Current World Issues

This course will allow you to better understand the world around you through utilising the anthropological lens. You will learn about the way in which anthropology as a discipline can shed new...

edX | The University of Queensland, UQx

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Oct
28

The Rooseveltian Century

This course uses the lives, ideals and achievements of Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor Roosevelt to create the idea of a Rooseveltian century. It is about doing research, analyzing primary sources,...

Coursera | Universiteit Leiden

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Oct
28

Project: Writing a Research Paper

Welcome to the capstone project for the Academic English: Writing Specialization! This project lets you apply everything you’ve learned and gives you the practice you need for college classes by...

Coursera | University of California, Irvine

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Nov
11

Intermediate Grammar Project

If you have taken the three courses in this specialization, you have learned a lot of grammar in the last few months. This will be a big help to your studies or your career. This capstone project...

Coursera | University of California, Irvine

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Oct
28

Business English: Capstone Project

The capstone project will give you opportunities to demonstrate your competence in the learning objectives for this Specialization. For the project, you’ll use formal, written methods and more casual...

Coursera | University of Washington

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Oct
21

Inglés Empresarial: Proyecto Final

A common necessity among business professionals who are new to an international work environment is the ability to create a plan of action to launch a new product. In this task, one has to...

Coursera | Arizona State University

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Nov
4

Fundamentals of Music Theory

This course will introduce students to the theory of music, providing them with the skills needed to read and write Western music notation, as well as to understand, analyse, and listen informedly....

Coursera | The University of Edinburgh

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Oct
28

Capstone: Your Story

Everything comes together in the Capstone. You will draft a complete story, narrative essay, or memoir of 8–15 pages. With the advice of your peer readers, you will revise, rewrite, and complete...

Coursera | Wesleyan University

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Oct
28

Teaching Intermediate Grammar Project

This is the final project for the Teach English: Intermediate Grammar specialization. You should have basic knowledge of intermediate grammar and teaching methodology in order to complete this...

Coursera | University of California, Irvine

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Oct
21

Representaciones culturales de las sexualidades

¿Queer? ¿Género? ¿transgénero? Desde los estudios de género, los estudios queer y los estudios culturales, este curso quiere familiarizaros con las representaciones culturales de las sexualidades no...

Coursera | Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

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Oct
21

Online Games: Literature, New Media, and Narrative

Intended for both newcomers who are curious about video games and experienced gamers who want to reflect on their passion, this course will explore what happens to stories, paintings, and films when...

Coursera | Vanderbilt University

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Oct
21

El Valle de los Reyes

Este curso va dirigido a todos los amantes de la historia y arqueología, en general, y de manera particular a todos los interesados en egiptología, independientemente de su nivel de conocimiento...

Coursera | Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

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Nov
4

Japanese Culture Through Rare Books

Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it starts. Find out more This is an introductory course and is...

FutureLearn | Keio University

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Nov
4

English for the Workplace

Finding a job Interviews Starting a job Working together Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it...

FutureLearn | British Council

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Oct
28

Humphry Davy: Laughing Gas, Literature, and the Lamp

Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it starts. Find out more This course is open to anyone with an...

FutureLearn | Lancaster University, Royal Institution

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Oct
21

Cultural Diversity and the City

Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it starts. Find out more This course is for anyone interested in...

FutureLearn | European University Institute (EUI)

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Oct
28

Mind of the Universe: Science in Progress

From William Harvey discovering the circulation of blood to Albert Einstein developing the theory of relativity: almost all scientific research starts from something odd and unexpected that hasn't...

Coursera | Erasmus University Rotterdam

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Oct
28

Dangerous Questions: Why Academic Freedom Matters

Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it starts. Find out more This course is designed for students and...

FutureLearn | Scholars at Risk, University of Oslo

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Oct
28

English Pronunciation in a Global World

Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it starts. Find out more This course is for anyone who needs to...

FutureLearn | Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

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Oct
28

Working Lives in the Coal Mines: Mining History and Heritage

The course will consist of 4 modules, each focused on a different kind of worker associated with the mining industry and the particular challenges they faced:1. The collier2. The child miner3. The...

FutureLearn | University of Strathclyde

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Sep
16

Web Design: Strategy and Information Architecture

This course is focused on the early user experience (UX) challenges of research, planning, setting goals, understanding the user, structuring content, and developing interactive sequences. While the...

Coursera | California Institute of the Arts

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Sep
23

Writing Stories About Ourselves

In this course, creative nonfiction writers will explore traditional storytelling methods, especially those which overlap between fiction and memoir. By looking at examples from a wide range of...

Coursera | Wesleyan University

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Sep
24

Designing the Future of Work

The workplace of tomorrow is an uncertain place. We live in a rapidly changing world, and design innovations such as artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, and big data are rapidly changing the...

Coursera | UNSW Sydney (The University of New South Wales)

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Sep
23

Memoir and Personal Essay: Managing Your Relationship with the Reader

The blank page can be the most daunting obstacle in writing. In this course, aspiring writers will assemble a “starter kit” for approaching the blank page by developing constructive ways to think...

Coursera | Wesleyan University

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Sep
16

Creating Cutscenes in Unity

Welcome to Creating Cutscenes in Unity, the fifth course in the Unity Certified 3D Artist Specialization from Unity Technologies. The courses in this series will help you prepare for the Unity...

Coursera | Unity

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Oct
7

A Voice of Their Own. Women's Spirituality in the Middle Ages.

Have you ever heard about medieval mysticism or medieval heresies? Have you ever wondered about the particular role women played in medieval spirituality? Do Hildegard of Bingen, Clare of Assisi,...

Coursera | Universitat de Barcelona

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Sep
30

Know Thyself - The Value and Limits of Self-Knowledge: The Examined Life

According to legend, inscribed on walls of the temple on the sacred site of Delphi in Ancient Greece were two premier injunctions: NOTHING IN EXCESS, and KNOW THYSELF. This course will be an...

Coursera | The University of Edinburgh

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Sep
23

Copyright Law in the Music Business

In this course taught by E. Michael Harrington, students will learn the basis for copyright including what is and is not covered by copyright law. This course will help clarify what rights artists...

Coursera | Berklee College of Music

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Sep
23

Writing in First Person Point of View

If you have always wanted to tell your own story—in a memoir, first-person essay, or any other form of autobiographical non-fiction—but felt you lacked the tools or the framework, this is the class...

Coursera | Wesleyan University

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Sep
16

Curanderismo: Traditional Healing Using Plants

COURSE DESCRIPTION As one of four courses on Curanderismo, the art of Hispanic/Latino traditional medicine, this course focuses specifically on the use of plants in traditional healing. As an...

Coursera | University of New Mexico

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Anthropology of Current World Issues

This course will allow you to better understand the world around you through utilising the anthropological lens. You will learn about the way in which anthropology as a discipline can shed new...

edX | The University of Queensland, UQx

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For $99
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Oct
28

The Rooseveltian Century

This course uses the lives, ideals and achievements of Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor Roosevelt to create the idea of a Rooseveltian century. It is about doing research, analyzing primary sources,...

Coursera | Universiteit Leiden

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Oct
28

Project: Writing a Research Paper

Welcome to the capstone project for the Academic English: Writing Specialization! This project lets you apply everything you’ve learned and gives you the practice you need for college classes by...

Coursera | University of California, Irvine

Enroll Now
For $69
Save

Nov
11

Intermediate Grammar Project

If you have taken the three courses in this specialization, you have learned a lot of grammar in the last few months. This will be a big help to your studies or your career. This capstone project...

Coursera | University of California, Irvine

Enroll Now
For $79
Save

Oct
28

Business English: Capstone Project

The capstone project will give you opportunities to demonstrate your competence in the learning objectives for this Specialization. For the project, you’ll use formal, written methods and more casual...

Coursera | University of Washington

Enroll Now
For $79
Save

Oct
21

Inglés Empresarial: Proyecto Final

A common necessity among business professionals who are new to an international work environment is the ability to create a plan of action to launch a new product. In this task, one has to...

Coursera | Arizona State University

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For $49
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Nov
4

Fundamentals of Music Theory

This course will introduce students to the theory of music, providing them with the skills needed to read and write Western music notation, as well as to understand, analyse, and listen informedly....

Coursera | The University of Edinburgh

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Oct
28

Capstone: Your Story

Everything comes together in the Capstone. You will draft a complete story, narrative essay, or memoir of 8–15 pages. With the advice of your peer readers, you will revise, rewrite, and complete...

Coursera | Wesleyan University

Enroll Now
For $79
Save

Oct
28

Teaching Intermediate Grammar Project

This is the final project for the Teach English: Intermediate Grammar specialization. You should have basic knowledge of intermediate grammar and teaching methodology in order to complete this...

Coursera | University of California, Irvine

Enroll Now
For $79
Save

Oct
21

Representaciones culturales de las sexualidades

¿Queer? ¿Género? ¿transgénero? Desde los estudios de género, los estudios queer y los estudios culturales, este curso quiere familiarizaros con las representaciones culturales de las sexualidades no...

Coursera | Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Enroll Now
For $29
Save

Oct
21

Online Games: Literature, New Media, and Narrative

Intended for both newcomers who are curious about video games and experienced gamers who want to reflect on their passion, this course will explore what happens to stories, paintings, and films when...

Coursera | Vanderbilt University

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Oct
21

El Valle de los Reyes

Este curso va dirigido a todos los amantes de la historia y arqueología, en general, y de manera particular a todos los interesados en egiptología, independientemente de su nivel de conocimiento...

Coursera | Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Nov
4

Japanese Culture Through Rare Books

Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it starts. Find out more This is an introductory course and is...

FutureLearn | Keio University

Enroll Now
For $69
Save

Nov
4

English for the Workplace

Finding a job Interviews Starting a job Working together Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it...

FutureLearn | British Council

Enroll Now
For $54
Save

Oct
28

Humphry Davy: Laughing Gas, Literature, and the Lamp

Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it starts. Find out more This course is open to anyone with an...

FutureLearn | Lancaster University, Royal Institution

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For $54
Save

Oct
21

Cultural Diversity and the City

Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it starts. Find out more This course is for anyone interested in...

FutureLearn | European University Institute (EUI)

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For $54
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Oct
28

Mind of the Universe: Science in Progress

From William Harvey discovering the circulation of blood to Albert Einstein developing the theory of relativity: almost all scientific research starts from something odd and unexpected that hasn't...

Coursera | Erasmus University Rotterdam

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Oct
28

Dangerous Questions: Why Academic Freedom Matters

Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it starts. Find out more This course is designed for students and...

FutureLearn | Scholars at Risk, University of Oslo

Enroll Now
For $44
Save

Oct
28

English Pronunciation in a Global World

Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it starts. Find out more This course is for anyone who needs to...

FutureLearn | Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Enroll Now
For $54
Save

Oct
28

Working Lives in the Coal Mines: Mining History and Heritage

The course will consist of 4 modules, each focused on a different kind of worker associated with the mining industry and the particular challenges they faced:1. The collier2. The child miner3. The...

FutureLearn | University of Strathclyde

Enroll Now
For $54
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Recently added courses

Date Course Information

Sep
16

Web Design: Strategy and Information Architecture

This course is focused on the early user experience (UX) challenges of research, planning, setting goals, understanding the user, structuring content, and developing interactive sequences. While the...

Coursera | California Institute of the Arts

Enroll Now
For $79
Save

Sep
23

Writing Stories About Ourselves

In this course, creative nonfiction writers will explore traditional storytelling methods, especially those which overlap between fiction and memoir. By looking at examples from a wide range of...

Coursera | Wesleyan University

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Sep
24

Designing the Future of Work

The workplace of tomorrow is an uncertain place. We live in a rapidly changing world, and design innovations such as artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, and big data are rapidly changing the...

Coursera | UNSW Sydney (The University of New South Wales)

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Sep
23

Memoir and Personal Essay: Managing Your Relationship with the Reader

The blank page can be the most daunting obstacle in writing. In this course, aspiring writers will assemble a “starter kit” for approaching the blank page by developing constructive ways to think...

Coursera | Wesleyan University

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Sep
16

Creating Cutscenes in Unity

Welcome to Creating Cutscenes in Unity, the fifth course in the Unity Certified 3D Artist Specialization from Unity Technologies. The courses in this series will help you prepare for the Unity...

Coursera | Unity

Enroll Now
For $99
Save

Oct
7

A Voice of Their Own. Women's Spirituality in the Middle Ages.

Have you ever heard about medieval mysticism or medieval heresies? Have you ever wondered about the particular role women played in medieval spirituality? Do Hildegard of Bingen, Clare of Assisi,...

Coursera | Universitat de Barcelona

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Sep
30

Know Thyself - The Value and Limits of Self-Knowledge: The Examined Life

According to legend, inscribed on walls of the temple on the sacred site of Delphi in Ancient Greece were two premier injunctions: NOTHING IN EXCESS, and KNOW THYSELF. This course will be an...

Coursera | The University of Edinburgh

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Sep
23

Copyright Law in the Music Business

In this course taught by E. Michael Harrington, students will learn the basis for copyright including what is and is not covered by copyright law. This course will help clarify what rights artists...

Coursera | Berklee College of Music

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Sep
23

Writing in First Person Point of View

If you have always wanted to tell your own story—in a memoir, first-person essay, or any other form of autobiographical non-fiction—but felt you lacked the tools or the framework, this is the class...

Coursera | Wesleyan University

Enroll Now
For $50
Save

Sep
16

Curanderismo: Traditional Healing Using Plants

COURSE DESCRIPTION As one of four courses on Curanderismo, the art of Hispanic/Latino traditional medicine, this course focuses specifically on the use of plants in traditional healing. As an...

Coursera | University of New Mexico

Enroll Now
For $49
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