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Apr
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Reason and Persuasion: Thinking Through Three Dialogues By Plato

In this course we study the ancient, Socratic art of blowing up your beliefs as you go, to make sure they're built to last. We spend six weeks studying three Platonic dialogues - "Euthyphro", "Meno",...

Coursera | National University of Singapore

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Apr
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Le Bien, le Juste, l'Utile. Introduction aux éthiques philosophiques

Course in French with English and Chinese subtitles Ce cours présente les principaux courants qui marquent aujourd'hui la réflexion éthique et touchent tout un chacun dans sa vie personnelle,...

Coursera | University of Geneva

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Apr
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Think Again I: How to Understand Arguments

How to Understand Arguments Think Again: How to Reason and Argue Reasoning is important. This series of four short courses will teach you how to do it well. You will learn simple but vital rules to...

Coursera | Duke University

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Apr
6

Søren Kierkegaard - Subjectivity, Irony and the Crisis of Modernity

It is often claimed that relativism, subjectivism and nihilism are typically modern philosophical problems that emerge with the breakdown of traditional values, customs and ways of life. The result...

Coursera | University of Copenhagen

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Apr
6

Archaeoastronomy

Archaeoastronomy is the “science of stars and stones”. It is an interdisciplinary science in between architecture, archaeology, and astronomy. It studies the relationships between the ancient...

Coursera | Politecnico di Milano

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Apr
6

История и теория медиа (History and theory of media)

Еще в конце 19 века исследователи обратили внимание на значимость роли медиа в социальных, политических, экономических, культурных процессах, а в 20 веке масс-медиа стали целой индустрией,...

Coursera | Higher School of Economics, National Research University Higher School of Economics

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Apr
6

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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Apr
6

ART of the MOOC: Public Art and Pedagogy

Students of this course may try their hand at their own public art interventions, or simply focus on learning from the theory of public practice and its recent history. Designed by artist and Duke...

Coursera | Duke University, Creative Time

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Apr
6

ART of the MOOC: Activism and Social Movements

This course is for activists, artists, and thinkers who wish to better understand and participate in social change. We will focus on the prolific and exciting overlap between socially engaged art and...

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Apr
6

Think Again III: How to Reason Inductively

How to Reason Inductively Think Again: How to Reason and Argue Reasoning is important. This series of four short courses will teach you how to do it well. You will learn simple but vital rules to...

Coursera | Duke University

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Apr
6

Intellectual Humility: Science

It’s clear that the world needs more intellectual humility. But how do we develop this virtue? And why do so many people still end up so arrogant? Do our own biases hold us back from becoming as...

Coursera | The University of Edinburgh

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Apr
6

Magic in the Middle Ages

Magical thought has always attracted human imagination. In this course we will introduce you to the Middle Ages through a wide conception of magic. Students will have an approach to medieval culture,...

Coursera | Universitat de Barcelona

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Apr
6

Ancient Philosophy: Plato & His Predecessors

What is philosophy? How does it differ from science, religion, and other modes of human discourse? This course traces the origins of philosophy in the Western tradition in the thinkers of Ancient...

Coursera | University of Pennsylvania

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Apr
6

Religions and Society in China

This course provides an introduction to the study of the history, major teachings, and practices of the major Chinese religions and spiritual practices and is deigned to give conceptual tools to...

Coursera | Higher School of Economics, National Research University Higher School of Economics

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Apr
6

Emotions: a Philosophical Introduction

Philosophy is like sex: sure you can get some interesting results, but that's not why we do it. Going one step beyond…why do you FEEL pain or pleasure? Do plants have emotions? How is possible that...

Coursera | Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

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Apr
6

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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Apr
6

Tricky American English Pronunciation

In this course, you’ll practice the sounds of American English that might sometimes be confusing. You'll practice both consonant and vowel sounds. You’ll also learn about the things that give English...

Coursera | University of California, Irvine

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Apr
6

The Changing Landscape of Ancient Rome. Archaeology and History of the Palatine Hill

Studying ancient - as well as medieval or modern - cities basically means telling local urban stories based on the reconstruction of changing landscapes through the centuries. Given the fragmentary...

Coursera | Sapienza University of Rome

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Apr
6

Philosophy, Science and Religion: Philosophy and Religion

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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Apr
6

Речевой этикет: вежливость и коммуникативные стратегии

Цель курса – знакомство с устройством речевого этикета, вежливостью и коммуникативными стратегиями, которые используются в общении. Слушатели узнают особенности русского речевого этикета и увидят его...

Coursera | Higher School of Economics, National Research University Higher School of Economics

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Great South Land: Introducing Australian history

This course is for anyone looking to improve their knowledge of Australian history or their historical skills.Topics Covered

FutureLearn | The University of Newcastle Australia

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Feb
12

Irish 108: An Introduction to Irish Language and Culture

This course is for learners all over the world, including the Irish diaspora and non-natives with an enthusiasm for Irish culture. It would be valuable to indigenous learners who wish to recap their...

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Dec
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English Pronunciation in a Global World

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Feb
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Introduction to American History: From Reconstruction to World War, 1865-1919

This course is for anyone interested in American history. You don’t need any previous experience.Topics Covered

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Nov
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Next Generation Biosecurity: Responding to 21st Century Biorisks

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FutureLearn | Biosecure, University of Bath

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Jan
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Educating Girls: Teaching Approaches to Helping Girls Thrive

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FutureLearn | Girls' Day School Trust

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Mar
23

Introduction to Intercultural Studies: The Branding of Culture

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 The course is for anyone with an...

FutureLearn | University of Leeds

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May
13

Spanish for Beginners 1: Meeting and Greeting

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 aimed at people with no...

FutureLearn | The Open University

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Apr
24

An ABC for Enjoying Argentine Literature

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 | Universidad Nacional de Córdoba

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Civil liberties and civil rights

How does the Constitution protect civil liberties and rights? How have different Supreme Court interpretations of different amendments impacted and defined civil rights in the U.S.?This course...

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Apr
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Reason and Persuasion: Thinking Through Three Dialogues By Plato

In this course we study the ancient, Socratic art of blowing up your beliefs as you go, to make sure they're built to last. We spend six weeks studying three Platonic dialogues - "Euthyphro", "Meno",...

Coursera | National University of Singapore

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Apr
6

Le Bien, le Juste, l'Utile. Introduction aux éthiques philosophiques

Course in French with English and Chinese subtitles Ce cours présente les principaux courants qui marquent aujourd'hui la réflexion éthique et touchent tout un chacun dans sa vie personnelle,...

Coursera | University of Geneva

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Apr
6

Think Again I: How to Understand Arguments

How to Understand Arguments Think Again: How to Reason and Argue Reasoning is important. This series of four short courses will teach you how to do it well. You will learn simple but vital rules to...

Coursera | Duke University

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For $30
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Apr
6

Søren Kierkegaard - Subjectivity, Irony and the Crisis of Modernity

It is often claimed that relativism, subjectivism and nihilism are typically modern philosophical problems that emerge with the breakdown of traditional values, customs and ways of life. The result...

Coursera | University of Copenhagen

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Apr
6

Archaeoastronomy

Archaeoastronomy is the “science of stars and stones”. It is an interdisciplinary science in between architecture, archaeology, and astronomy. It studies the relationships between the ancient...

Coursera | Politecnico di Milano

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Apr
6

История и теория медиа (History and theory of media)

Еще в конце 19 века исследователи обратили внимание на значимость роли медиа в социальных, политических, экономических, культурных процессах, а в 20 веке масс-медиа стали целой индустрией,...

Coursera | Higher School of Economics, National Research University Higher School of Economics

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Apr
6

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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Apr
6

ART of the MOOC: Public Art and Pedagogy

Students of this course may try their hand at their own public art interventions, or simply focus on learning from the theory of public practice and its recent history. Designed by artist and Duke...

Coursera | Duke University, Creative Time

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Apr
6

ART of the MOOC: Activism and Social Movements

This course is for activists, artists, and thinkers who wish to better understand and participate in social change. We will focus on the prolific and exciting overlap between socially engaged art and...

Coursera | Duke University, Creative Time

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For $49
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Apr
6

Think Again III: How to Reason Inductively

How to Reason Inductively Think Again: How to Reason and Argue Reasoning is important. This series of four short courses will teach you how to do it well. You will learn simple but vital rules to...

Coursera | Duke University

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Apr
6

Intellectual Humility: Science

It’s clear that the world needs more intellectual humility. But how do we develop this virtue? And why do so many people still end up so arrogant? Do our own biases hold us back from becoming as...

Coursera | The University of Edinburgh

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Apr
6

Magic in the Middle Ages

Magical thought has always attracted human imagination. In this course we will introduce you to the Middle Ages through a wide conception of magic. Students will have an approach to medieval culture,...

Coursera | Universitat de Barcelona

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Apr
6

Ancient Philosophy: Plato & His Predecessors

What is philosophy? How does it differ from science, religion, and other modes of human discourse? This course traces the origins of philosophy in the Western tradition in the thinkers of Ancient...

Coursera | University of Pennsylvania

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Apr
6

Religions and Society in China

This course provides an introduction to the study of the history, major teachings, and practices of the major Chinese religions and spiritual practices and is deigned to give conceptual tools to...

Coursera | Higher School of Economics, National Research University Higher School of Economics

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Apr
6

Emotions: a Philosophical Introduction

Philosophy is like sex: sure you can get some interesting results, but that's not why we do it. Going one step beyond…why do you FEEL pain or pleasure? Do plants have emotions? How is possible that...

Coursera | Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

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Apr
6

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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Apr
6

Tricky American English Pronunciation

In this course, you’ll practice the sounds of American English that might sometimes be confusing. You'll practice both consonant and vowel sounds. You’ll also learn about the things that give English...

Coursera | University of California, Irvine

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Apr
6

The Changing Landscape of Ancient Rome. Archaeology and History of the Palatine Hill

Studying ancient - as well as medieval or modern - cities basically means telling local urban stories based on the reconstruction of changing landscapes through the centuries. Given the fragmentary...

Coursera | Sapienza University of Rome

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Apr
6

Philosophy, Science and Religion: Philosophy and Religion

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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Apr
6

Речевой этикет: вежливость и коммуникативные стратегии

Цель курса – знакомство с устройством речевого этикета, вежливостью и коммуникативными стратегиями, которые используются в общении. Слушатели узнают особенности русского речевого этикета и увидят его...

Coursera | Higher School of Economics, National Research University Higher School of Economics

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Feb
25

Great South Land: Introducing Australian history

This course is for anyone looking to improve their knowledge of Australian history or their historical skills.Topics Covered

FutureLearn | The University of Newcastle Australia

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Feb
12

Irish 108: An Introduction to Irish Language and Culture

This course is for learners all over the world, including the Irish diaspora and non-natives with an enthusiasm for Irish culture. It would be valuable to indigenous learners who wish to recap their...

FutureLearn | Dublin City University

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Dec
13

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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For $59
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Feb
25

Introduction to American History: From Reconstruction to World War, 1865-1919

This course is for anyone interested in American history. You don’t need any previous experience.Topics Covered

FutureLearn | The University of Newcastle Australia

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For $59
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Nov
13

Next Generation Biosecurity: Responding to 21st Century Biorisks

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 professionals working...

FutureLearn | Biosecure, University of Bath

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Jan
20

Educating Girls: Teaching Approaches to Helping Girls Thrive

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 anyone with...

FutureLearn | Girls' Day School Trust

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Mar
23

Introduction to Intercultural Studies: The Branding of Culture

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 The course is for anyone with an...

FutureLearn | University of Leeds

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May
13

Spanish for Beginners 1: Meeting and Greeting

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 aimed at people with no...

FutureLearn | The Open University

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Apr
24

An ABC for Enjoying Argentine Literature

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 | Universidad Nacional de Córdoba

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Civil liberties and civil rights

How does the Constitution protect civil liberties and rights? How have different Supreme Court interpretations of different amendments impacted and defined civil rights in the U.S.?This course...

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