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Creating Modern China: The Republican Period to the Present

What does it mean to be modern? What constitutes modern politics, modern institutions, a modern military, and modern infrastructure? In this period of great excitement and experimentation, the...

edX | Harvard University, HarvardX

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May
31

Invasions, Rebellions, and the Fall of Imperial China

In the 18th century, the Qing Dynasty is at its height; it is the wealthiest, most powerful, most civilized state on earth. And yet the 19th century brought enormous challenges for the Qing and...

edX | Harvard University, HarvardX

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May
28

The Business of Mining

Mining underpins much of our technology and industries as well as modern society in general. A successful mine should be run efficiently and responsibly from exploration through to closure, with...

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May
31

Modern China’s Foundations: The Manchus and the Qing

This course, part of a comprehensive series on China, looks at the Qing state in the early 1600s and the challenges that the Manchus faced as minority rulers. While living in Chinese cities and...

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Jun
3

From Climate Science to Action

Each part of the world faces specific vulnerabilities to climate change and has different opportunities to mitigate the effects and build resilience in the 21st century. With the ratification of the...

Coursera | The World Bank Group

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May
27

Powerful Tools for Teaching and Learning: Web 2.0 Tools

In this course you will learn about a wide variety of Web 2.0 tools to use in your teaching and learning. Web 2.0 tools provide innovative ways to communicate, present content, and collaborate with...

Coursera | University of Houston System

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Jun
3

Resilience in Children Exposed to Trauma, Disaster and War: Global Perspectives

How do children overcome hazardous experiences to succeed in life? What can be done to protect young people at risk from trauma, war, disasters, and other adversities? Learn about the importance of...

Coursera | University of Minnesota

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Jun
3

Les Partenariats Public-Privé (PPP): Comment offrir de meilleures infrastructures pour les services publics

Ce cours vous permettra de comprendre les principes clés des PPP et le rôle qu’ils peuvent jouer dans la mise en place de services d’infrastructures, en particulier dans les économies émergentes. Les...

Coursera | The World Bank Group

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May
27

Rethinking Ageing: Are we prepared to live longer?

Population ageing is occurring in nearly every country around the world. This MOOC takes a multidisciplinary approach to explore the impact of living longer and takes into account the technological...

Coursera | The University of Melbourne

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May
27

Financial Markets and Investment Strategy Capstone

In the Capstone project, you have to design an investment plan for an individual at three different stages of his life. Depending on the stage of his life the individuals biases, risk preferences and...

Coursera | Indian School of Business

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May
27

The Place of Music in 21st Century Education

What do children need from education now, and in the future? How is technology best used in teaching and learning? How can innovative approaches to education be reconciled with established,...

Coursera | The University of Sydney

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May
27

Intercultural Management

This MOOC explores different aspects of intercultural management, including teams, leadership, Human Resource Management, marketing and negotiations. When you complete this MOOC, you will have a...

Coursera | ESCP Europe

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May
27

Global Health and Humanitarianism

Welcome to the Global Health and Humanitarianism MOOC. We are delighted to have you with us, and hope that the next six weeks will provide an interesting and thoughtful experience for you. We hope...

Coursera | University of Manchester

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May
27

The City and You: Find Your Best Place

Welcome to The City and You: Find Your Best Place. I'm excited to have you in the class and look forward to your contributions to the other learners in our community. This free course will provide...

Coursera | University of Toronto

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May
23

La realidad del desarrollo social latinoamericano

¿Cuáles son los avances y desafíos que América Latina y el Caribe tiene por delante en relación a la pobreza y desigualdad, desarrollo infantil temprano,...

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Jun
3

Genomics for Law

Genomics for Law provides a unique framework to review the history and basics of genomics research as well as explore how genomics has, and will continue to, interact with the law. Throughout this...

Coursera | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Jun
3

Make Change Happen

Week 1 - What kind of change are we talking about, understanding change, changemakers and their stories, and different forms of change. Week 2 - Understanding the context of change, looking at what...

FutureLearn | Oxfam, The Open University

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May
27

Digital Security and Human Rights

Malware. Phishing. Data retention. Mass surveillance. We know there are real risks in the digital world, but we don’t always know what to do about them. How do these threats work? How important...

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Jun
3

Unlocking Investment and Finance in Emerging Markets and Developing Economies (EMDEs)

Back by popular demand, join the 49,000 participants from 198 countries and territories who signed up for the first two editions of this course delivered by the World Bank Group. This course...

edX | WBGx

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May
27

Caring for Children Moving Alone: Protecting Unaccompanied and Separated Children

This course has been made possible due to the members of the Caring for Children Moving Alone MOOC Taskforce comprised of international agencies that work together on initiatives to promote the...

FutureLearn | CELCIS, University of Strathclyde

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May
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Research for Impact

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May
6

Introduction to Self-Determination Theory: An approach to motivation, development and wellness

Self-determination theory (SDT) is an empirically based theory of motivation and psychological development that is especially focused on the basic psychological needs that promote high quality...

Coursera | University of Rochester

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May
6

التحضير لإدارة الموارد البشرية

يُدار جميع الموظفين بطريقة أو بأخرى. ولكن تختلف المناهج المٌتَّبعة لإدارة الموظفين من موظف لآخر، ومن وظيفة لأخرى، ومن مدير لآخر، ومن مؤسسة لأخرى، وحتى من بلد لبلد آخر. تقدم هذه الدورة التدريبية...

Coursera | University of Minnesota

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May
6

علم النجاح: ما يجب أن تعرفه من الباحثين

تم تصميم هذه الدورة التدريبية التفاعلية حتى تساعدك على تحقيق النجاح الذي تريده. وبناءً على عقود من الأبحاث العلمية، ستتعلم ما يقوم به معظم الناجحين بطريقة مختلفة عن الآخرين ولماذا لا يعد معدل الذكاء...

Coursera | University of Michigan

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Mar
4

Contemporary Japanese Society: What Has Been Happening Behind Demographic Change?

The main aim of this course is to give an overview of how contemporary Japanese society has been stratified, from the perspective of changing demographic, familial, and socio-economic structure....

edX | UTokyoX

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May
20

The Unbundled University, the Market and Digital Technology

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 research presented in this course...

FutureLearn | University of Cape Town, University of Leeds

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Apr
29

Migration and Cities

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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Creating Modern China: The Republican Period to the Present

What does it mean to be modern? What constitutes modern politics, modern institutions, a modern military, and modern infrastructure? In this period of great excitement and experimentation, the...

edX | Harvard University, HarvardX

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May
31

Invasions, Rebellions, and the Fall of Imperial China

In the 18th century, the Qing Dynasty is at its height; it is the wealthiest, most powerful, most civilized state on earth. And yet the 19th century brought enormous challenges for the Qing and...

edX | Harvard University, HarvardX

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May
28

The Business of Mining

Mining underpins much of our technology and industries as well as modern society in general. A successful mine should be run efficiently and responsibly from exploration through to closure, with...

edX | Curtin University, CurtinX

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For $99
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May
31

Modern China’s Foundations: The Manchus and the Qing

This course, part of a comprehensive series on China, looks at the Qing state in the early 1600s and the challenges that the Manchus faced as minority rulers. While living in Chinese cities and...

edX | Harvard University, HarvardX

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For $90
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Jun
3

From Climate Science to Action

Each part of the world faces specific vulnerabilities to climate change and has different opportunities to mitigate the effects and build resilience in the 21st century. With the ratification of the...

Coursera | The World Bank Group

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May
27

Powerful Tools for Teaching and Learning: Web 2.0 Tools

In this course you will learn about a wide variety of Web 2.0 tools to use in your teaching and learning. Web 2.0 tools provide innovative ways to communicate, present content, and collaborate with...

Coursera | University of Houston System

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Jun
3

Resilience in Children Exposed to Trauma, Disaster and War: Global Perspectives

How do children overcome hazardous experiences to succeed in life? What can be done to protect young people at risk from trauma, war, disasters, and other adversities? Learn about the importance of...

Coursera | University of Minnesota

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Jun
3

Les Partenariats Public-Privé (PPP): Comment offrir de meilleures infrastructures pour les services publics

Ce cours vous permettra de comprendre les principes clés des PPP et le rôle qu’ils peuvent jouer dans la mise en place de services d’infrastructures, en particulier dans les économies émergentes. Les...

Coursera | The World Bank Group

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May
27

Rethinking Ageing: Are we prepared to live longer?

Population ageing is occurring in nearly every country around the world. This MOOC takes a multidisciplinary approach to explore the impact of living longer and takes into account the technological...

Coursera | The University of Melbourne

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May
27

Financial Markets and Investment Strategy Capstone

In the Capstone project, you have to design an investment plan for an individual at three different stages of his life. Depending on the stage of his life the individuals biases, risk preferences and...

Coursera | Indian School of Business

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May
27

The Place of Music in 21st Century Education

What do children need from education now, and in the future? How is technology best used in teaching and learning? How can innovative approaches to education be reconciled with established,...

Coursera | The University of Sydney

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May
27

Intercultural Management

This MOOC explores different aspects of intercultural management, including teams, leadership, Human Resource Management, marketing and negotiations. When you complete this MOOC, you will have a...

Coursera | ESCP Europe

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May
27

Global Health and Humanitarianism

Welcome to the Global Health and Humanitarianism MOOC. We are delighted to have you with us, and hope that the next six weeks will provide an interesting and thoughtful experience for you. We hope...

Coursera | University of Manchester

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May
27

The City and You: Find Your Best Place

Welcome to The City and You: Find Your Best Place. I'm excited to have you in the class and look forward to your contributions to the other learners in our community. This free course will provide...

Coursera | University of Toronto

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May
23

La realidad del desarrollo social latinoamericano

¿Cuáles son los avances y desafíos que América Latina y el Caribe tiene por delante en relación a la pobreza y desigualdad, desarrollo infantil temprano,...

edX | Inter-American Development Bank, IDBx

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Jun
3

Genomics for Law

Genomics for Law provides a unique framework to review the history and basics of genomics research as well as explore how genomics has, and will continue to, interact with the law. Throughout this...

Coursera | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Jun
3

Make Change Happen

Week 1 - What kind of change are we talking about, understanding change, changemakers and their stories, and different forms of change. Week 2 - Understanding the context of change, looking at what...

FutureLearn | Oxfam, The Open University

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May
27

Digital Security and Human Rights

Malware. Phishing. Data retention. Mass surveillance. We know there are real risks in the digital world, but we don’t always know what to do about them. How do these threats work? How important...

edX | Amnesty InternationalX, AmnestyInternationalX

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Jun
3

Unlocking Investment and Finance in Emerging Markets and Developing Economies (EMDEs)

Back by popular demand, join the 49,000 participants from 198 countries and territories who signed up for the first two editions of this course delivered by the World Bank Group. This course...

edX | WBGx

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For $5
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May
27

Caring for Children Moving Alone: Protecting Unaccompanied and Separated Children

This course has been made possible due to the members of the Caring for Children Moving Alone MOOC Taskforce comprised of international agencies that work together on initiatives to promote the...

FutureLearn | CELCIS, University of Strathclyde

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On Demand

Basic economics concepts

This course contains 6 segments:Introduction to macroeconomicsOpportunity cost and the Production Possibilities CurveComparative advantage and the gains from tradeDemandSupplyMarkets

Khan Academy

Enroll Now
For $0
Save

On Demand

Economic indicators and the business cycle

This course contains 7 segments:Gross Domestic ProductLimitations of GDPUnemploymentInflationCosts of InflationReal vs. nominal GDPBusiness cycles

Khan Academy

Enroll Now
For $0
Save

On Demand

Long-run consequences of stabilization policies

This course contains 6 segments:Fiscal and Monetary Policy Actions in the Short RunThe Phillips curveMoney growth and inflationCrowding outDeficits and debtsEconomic growth

Khan Academy

Enroll Now
For $0
Save

May
13

Research for Impact

In this course, you will learn more about the Research for Impact approach - a set of principles and practices that will help you to make your research more impactful. Traditionally, the goals and...

Coursera | University of Cape Town, Oxfam

Enroll Now
For $49
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May
6

Introduction to Self-Determination Theory: An approach to motivation, development and wellness

Self-determination theory (SDT) is an empirically based theory of motivation and psychological development that is especially focused on the basic psychological needs that promote high quality...

Coursera | University of Rochester

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May
6

التحضير لإدارة الموارد البشرية

يُدار جميع الموظفين بطريقة أو بأخرى. ولكن تختلف المناهج المٌتَّبعة لإدارة الموظفين من موظف لآخر، ومن وظيفة لأخرى، ومن مدير لآخر، ومن مؤسسة لأخرى، وحتى من بلد لبلد آخر. تقدم هذه الدورة التدريبية...

Coursera | University of Minnesota

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May
6

علم النجاح: ما يجب أن تعرفه من الباحثين

تم تصميم هذه الدورة التدريبية التفاعلية حتى تساعدك على تحقيق النجاح الذي تريده. وبناءً على عقود من الأبحاث العلمية، ستتعلم ما يقوم به معظم الناجحين بطريقة مختلفة عن الآخرين ولماذا لا يعد معدل الذكاء...

Coursera | University of Michigan

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Mar
4

Contemporary Japanese Society: What Has Been Happening Behind Demographic Change?

The main aim of this course is to give an overview of how contemporary Japanese society has been stratified, from the perspective of changing demographic, familial, and socio-economic structure....

edX | UTokyoX

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May
20

The Unbundled University, the Market and Digital Technology

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 research presented in this course...

FutureLearn | University of Cape Town, University of Leeds

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For $89
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Apr
29

Migration and Cities

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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