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Jan
28

Major Depression in the Population: A Public Health Approach

Public Mental Health is the application of the principles of medicine and social science to prevent the occurrence of mental and behavioral disorders and to promote mental health of the population....

Coursera | Johns Hopkins University

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For $49

Jan
28

Basics of Extracellular Vesicles

This course aims to provide the basic knowledge about extracellular vesicles (EV) a generic term including exosomes, microvesicles, microparticles, ectosomes, oncosomes, prostasomes, and many others....

Coursera | University of California, Irvine

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Jan
28

Mechanics of Materials III: Beam Bending

This course explores the analysis and design of beam bending problems. Prerequisite Knowledge: You will need to have successfully completed my earlier course “Mechanics of Materials I: Fundamentals...

Coursera | Georgia Institute of Technology, Technical University of Denmark (DTU)

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Jan
28

Network Analysis in Systems Biology

An introduction to data integration and statistical methods used in contemporary Systems Biology, Bioinformatics and Systems Pharmacology research. The course covers methods to process raw data from...

Coursera | Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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For $49

Jan
28

Doping : Sports, Organizations and Sciences

The objective of this course is to encourage a critical understanding of doping. To achieve this goal, this course will rely on a multidisciplinary approach that allow you to see how different...

Coursera | University of Lausanne

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For $49

Jan
28

Design and Interpretation of Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are experiments designed to evaluate new interventions to prevent or treat disease in humans. The interventions evaluated can be drugs, devices (e.g., hearing aid), surgeries,...

Coursera | Johns Hopkins University

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For $49

Jan
28

Origens da Vida no Contexto Cósmico

Origens da vida no contexto cósmico é um curso desenvolvido no Instituto de Astronomia, Geofísica e Ciências Atmosféricas da Universidade de São Paulo, com o objetivo de apresentar os mais recentes...

Coursera | Universidade de São Paulo

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For $29

Jan
28

Understanding Cancer Metastasis

Over 500,000 people in the United States and over 8 million people worldwide are dying from cancer every year. As people live longer, the incidence of cancer is rising worldwide, and the disease is...

Coursera | Johns Hopkins University

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For $49

Jan
28

Introduction to Genetics and Evolution

Introduction to Genetics and Evolution is a college-level class being offered simultaneously to new students at Duke University. The course gives interested people a very basic overview of some...

Coursera | Duke University

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For $49

Jan
28

Epigenetic Control of Gene Expression

While the human genome sequence has transformed our understanding of human biology, it isn’t just the sequence of your DNA that matters, but also how you use it! How are some genes activated and...

Coursera | The University of Melbourne

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For $49

Jan
28

Moralities of Everyday Life

How can we explain kindness and cruelty? Where does our sense of right and wrong come from? Why do people so often disagree about moral issues? This course explores the psychological foundations of...

Coursera | Yale University

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For $49

Jan
28

Teaching Science at University

This course will prepare you for teaching science in higher education. In this MOOC you will learn to make your knowledge as an excellent researcher accessible to your students. We will show you how...

Coursera | University of Zurich

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For $49

Jan
28

Supply Chain Principles

This course will provide a solid understanding of what a supply chain is all about. The course: - Provides an introduction to Supply Chain - Leverages graphics to promote the Integrated Supply Chain...

Coursera | Georgia Institute of Technology, Rice University

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For $49

Jan
28

Genomics: Decoding the Universal Language of Life

What is a genome? A genome contains all of the information that a cell needs to develop, function, and reproduce itself, and all the information needed for those cells to come together to form a...

Coursera | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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For $49

Jan
28

Easing the burden of obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease

This course is multidisciplinary in nature, and aims to equip the global audience of interested lay people, people with chronic disease, public health researchers, health clinicians, students,...

Coursera | The University of Sydney

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For $49

Jan
28

Health Concepts in Chinese Medicine

Course Overview: https://youtu.be/L0-cZt1Hw7c Chinese Medicine and Modern Medicine are two distinct medical systems, yet they both aim at the prevention and treatment of human diseases. With this in...

Coursera | The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

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For $49

Jan
28

Foundations of International Psychiatry

What are some of the skills required when interviewing patients? What information is required when taking a patient history or completing a mental state examination? These are just some of the...

Coursera | The University of Melbourne

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For $49

Jan
28

Voice Disorders: What Patients and Professionals Need to Know

Welcome to Voice Disorders: What Patients and Professionals Need to Know Knowledge regarding vocal production physiology and management options for voice disorders have experienced rapid growth over...

Coursera | Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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For $49

Jan
27

Sports and Building Aerodynamics

COURSE ABSTRACT: Have we reached the boundaries of what can be achieved in sports and building design? The answer is definitely “NO”. This course explains basic aspects of bluff body aerodynamics,...

Coursera | Eindhoven University of Technology

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For $49

Jan
24

Human Reproduction

Have you ever wondered: What happens during an orgasm? Why are millions of sperm released for just one egg? What is IVF? How the pill prevents pregnancy? What causes hot flashes during...

edX | AdelaideX

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For $50

Recently added courses

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Nov
27

BioStatistics

This course is credit eligible through Doane University's Open Learning Academy. The Open Learning Academy's 3-4 credit hour courses are designed to provide learners with foundational...

edX | DoaneX

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For $79

Dec
5

Fundamentals of Neuroscience, Part 3: The Brain

The human brain is a fantastically complex system, capable of transforming a torrent of incoming information into thought and action. In this course, we will look at how the various subsystems of the...

edX | HarvardX

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For $99

Jan
3

The Health Effects of Climate Change

Our world’s climate is changing. Of the top twenty hottest years ever recorded, sixteen have occurred in the last two decades. This warming has already had a profound effect. Many feel...

edX | HarvardX

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For $99

Feb
5

From Fossil Resources to Biomass: A Chemistry Perspective

The upcoming years are all about creating a sustainable future where it is necessary to move away from fossil resources and explore and implement the opportunities that biomass as a renewable energy...

edX | WageningenX

Enroll Now
For $149

Feb
12

Landscape Finance: Investing in Innovation for Sustainable Landscapes

Landscape approaches call for innovative interventions that cut across sectors and scales. Public and private funders are ready to invest but there are gaps to bridge. Integrated landscape...

edX | WageningenX

Enroll Now
For $99

Oct
2

Nutrition and Cancer

Is cancer partly preventable through a healthy diet? Cancer has overtaken cardiovascular disease (CVD) as the leading cause of death in many parts of the world. It causes one in eight deaths...

edX | WageningenX

Enroll Now
For $99

Feb
5

Catalytic Conversions for Biobased Chemicals and Products

Biomass is the only renewable feedstock which contains the carbon atoms needed to make the molecules to create chemicals, materials and fuels. However, the majority of our current scientific and...

edX | WageningenX

Enroll Now
For $149

Apr
2

Economics and Policies in a Biobased Economy

“On 1 August 2018, the world hit Earth Overshoot Day, the point in our calendars when we tip into consuming more natural resources than the planet can regenerate in a year. It is time to focus...

edX | WageningenX

Enroll Now
For $149

Jun
18

Capstone Business and Economics for a Circular Economy

Please note: The capstone project is only accessible for ID-verified MicroMasters learners who successfully obtained verified certificate in all MicroMasters program courses.In this capstone project,...

edX | WageningenX

Enroll Now
For $299

May
7

Business Strategy and Operations in a Biobased Economy

“Sustainable growth business models are the beginning of a solution — they aim to optimize the use of resources and fossil energy, and to reduce waste flows and emissions (eco-...

edX | WageningenX

Enroll Now
For $149

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Jan
28

Major Depression in the Population: A Public Health Approach

Public Mental Health is the application of the principles of medicine and social science to prevent the occurrence of mental and behavioral disorders and to promote mental health of the population....

Coursera | Johns Hopkins University

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
28

Basics of Extracellular Vesicles

This course aims to provide the basic knowledge about extracellular vesicles (EV) a generic term including exosomes, microvesicles, microparticles, ectosomes, oncosomes, prostasomes, and many others....

Coursera | University of California, Irvine

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
28

Mechanics of Materials III: Beam Bending

This course explores the analysis and design of beam bending problems. Prerequisite Knowledge: You will need to have successfully completed my earlier course “Mechanics of Materials I: Fundamentals...

Coursera | Georgia Institute of Technology, Technical University of Denmark (DTU)

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
28

Network Analysis in Systems Biology

An introduction to data integration and statistical methods used in contemporary Systems Biology, Bioinformatics and Systems Pharmacology research. The course covers methods to process raw data from...

Coursera | Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
28

Doping : Sports, Organizations and Sciences

The objective of this course is to encourage a critical understanding of doping. To achieve this goal, this course will rely on a multidisciplinary approach that allow you to see how different...

Coursera | University of Lausanne

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
28

Design and Interpretation of Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are experiments designed to evaluate new interventions to prevent or treat disease in humans. The interventions evaluated can be drugs, devices (e.g., hearing aid), surgeries,...

Coursera | Johns Hopkins University

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
28

Origens da Vida no Contexto Cósmico

Origens da vida no contexto cósmico é um curso desenvolvido no Instituto de Astronomia, Geofísica e Ciências Atmosféricas da Universidade de São Paulo, com o objetivo de apresentar os mais recentes...

Coursera | Universidade de São Paulo

Enroll Now
For $29

Jan
28

Understanding Cancer Metastasis

Over 500,000 people in the United States and over 8 million people worldwide are dying from cancer every year. As people live longer, the incidence of cancer is rising worldwide, and the disease is...

Coursera | Johns Hopkins University

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
28

Introduction to Genetics and Evolution

Introduction to Genetics and Evolution is a college-level class being offered simultaneously to new students at Duke University. The course gives interested people a very basic overview of some...

Coursera | Duke University

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
28

Epigenetic Control of Gene Expression

While the human genome sequence has transformed our understanding of human biology, it isn’t just the sequence of your DNA that matters, but also how you use it! How are some genes activated and...

Coursera | The University of Melbourne

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
28

Moralities of Everyday Life

How can we explain kindness and cruelty? Where does our sense of right and wrong come from? Why do people so often disagree about moral issues? This course explores the psychological foundations of...

Coursera | Yale University

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
28

Teaching Science at University

This course will prepare you for teaching science in higher education. In this MOOC you will learn to make your knowledge as an excellent researcher accessible to your students. We will show you how...

Coursera | University of Zurich

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
28

Supply Chain Principles

This course will provide a solid understanding of what a supply chain is all about. The course: - Provides an introduction to Supply Chain - Leverages graphics to promote the Integrated Supply Chain...

Coursera | Georgia Institute of Technology, Rice University

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
28

Genomics: Decoding the Universal Language of Life

What is a genome? A genome contains all of the information that a cell needs to develop, function, and reproduce itself, and all the information needed for those cells to come together to form a...

Coursera | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
28

Easing the burden of obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease

This course is multidisciplinary in nature, and aims to equip the global audience of interested lay people, people with chronic disease, public health researchers, health clinicians, students,...

Coursera | The University of Sydney

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
28

Health Concepts in Chinese Medicine

Course Overview: https://youtu.be/L0-cZt1Hw7c Chinese Medicine and Modern Medicine are two distinct medical systems, yet they both aim at the prevention and treatment of human diseases. With this in...

Coursera | The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
28

Foundations of International Psychiatry

What are some of the skills required when interviewing patients? What information is required when taking a patient history or completing a mental state examination? These are just some of the...

Coursera | The University of Melbourne

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
28

Voice Disorders: What Patients and Professionals Need to Know

Welcome to Voice Disorders: What Patients and Professionals Need to Know Knowledge regarding vocal production physiology and management options for voice disorders have experienced rapid growth over...

Coursera | Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
27

Sports and Building Aerodynamics

COURSE ABSTRACT: Have we reached the boundaries of what can be achieved in sports and building design? The answer is definitely “NO”. This course explains basic aspects of bluff body aerodynamics,...

Coursera | Eindhoven University of Technology

Enroll Now
For $49

Jan
24

Human Reproduction

Have you ever wondered: What happens during an orgasm? Why are millions of sperm released for just one egg? What is IVF? How the pill prevents pregnancy? What causes hot flashes during...

edX | AdelaideX

Enroll Now
For $50

Recently added courses

Date Course Information

Nov
27

BioStatistics

This course is credit eligible through Doane University's Open Learning Academy. The Open Learning Academy's 3-4 credit hour courses are designed to provide learners with foundational...

edX | DoaneX

Enroll Now
For $79

Dec
5

Fundamentals of Neuroscience, Part 3: The Brain

The human brain is a fantastically complex system, capable of transforming a torrent of incoming information into thought and action. In this course, we will look at how the various subsystems of the...

edX | HarvardX

Enroll Now
For $99

Jan
3

The Health Effects of Climate Change

Our world’s climate is changing. Of the top twenty hottest years ever recorded, sixteen have occurred in the last two decades. This warming has already had a profound effect. Many feel...

edX | HarvardX

Enroll Now
For $99

Feb
5

From Fossil Resources to Biomass: A Chemistry Perspective

The upcoming years are all about creating a sustainable future where it is necessary to move away from fossil resources and explore and implement the opportunities that biomass as a renewable energy...

edX | WageningenX

Enroll Now
For $149

Feb
12

Landscape Finance: Investing in Innovation for Sustainable Landscapes

Landscape approaches call for innovative interventions that cut across sectors and scales. Public and private funders are ready to invest but there are gaps to bridge. Integrated landscape...

edX | WageningenX

Enroll Now
For $99

Oct
2

Nutrition and Cancer

Is cancer partly preventable through a healthy diet? Cancer has overtaken cardiovascular disease (CVD) as the leading cause of death in many parts of the world. It causes one in eight deaths...

edX | WageningenX

Enroll Now
For $99

Feb
5

Catalytic Conversions for Biobased Chemicals and Products

Biomass is the only renewable feedstock which contains the carbon atoms needed to make the molecules to create chemicals, materials and fuels. However, the majority of our current scientific and...

edX | WageningenX

Enroll Now
For $149

Apr
2

Economics and Policies in a Biobased Economy

“On 1 August 2018, the world hit Earth Overshoot Day, the point in our calendars when we tip into consuming more natural resources than the planet can regenerate in a year. It is time to focus...

edX | WageningenX

Enroll Now
For $149

Jun
18

Capstone Business and Economics for a Circular Economy

Please note: The capstone project is only accessible for ID-verified MicroMasters learners who successfully obtained verified certificate in all MicroMasters program courses.In this capstone project,...

edX | WageningenX

Enroll Now
For $299

May
7

Business Strategy and Operations in a Biobased Economy

“Sustainable growth business models are the beginning of a solution — they aim to optimize the use of resources and fossil energy, and to reduce waste flows and emissions (eco-...

edX | WageningenX

Enroll Now
For $149

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