An introduction to Shakespeare that combines literary study with theatrical analysis to understand both Shakespeare’s continuing popularity and his greatness.
A report from the National Association of Colleges and Employers shows that employers want job candidates with strong communication skills. Similarly, educational success also requires the ability to articulate your thoughts clearly. In this class, we will study the principles of public speaking; critically examine our own and others’ speeches through interactive practice.
Enter the world of signal processing: analyze and extract meaning from the signals around us!
Today, more people have access to a mobile phone than to clean drinking water. At the same time, health systems around the world struggle to deliver cost-effective care. For example, where the United States confronts unsustainably soaring costs and millions of underserved citizens, Sub-Saharan Africa endeavours to provide medical care in the
context of infrastructural challenges, economic shortfalls, and the highest disease burden in the world.
Gamification is the application of game elements and digital game design techniques to non-game problems, such as business and social impact challenges. This course will teach you the mechanisms of gamification, why it has such tremendous potential, and how to use it effectively.
Listen and learn about the artists, eras, and musical methods that make jazz a great original art form.
Learn about novel sensing tools that make use of nanotechnology to screen, detect and monitor various events in personal or professional life. Together, we will lay the groundwork for infinite innovative applications, starting from diagnosis and treatments of diseases, continuing with quality control of goods and environmental aspects, and ending with monitoring security issues.
Quantitative and model-based introduction to basic ideas in economics, and applications to a wide range of real world problems.
This course views climate change from a variety of perspectives at the intersection of the natural sciences, technology, and the social sciences and humanities.
In this class, we will study the principles of public speaking, and critically examine our own and others’ speeches through interactive practice.
Get under the skin of brands as we reveal the secret powers behind the most potent commercial and cultural force on the planet.
Exploratory and objective data analysis methods applied to the physical, engineering, and biological sciences.
In this course, you will explore several structured, risk management approaches that guide information security decision-making.
This course provides you with opportunities to integrate and apply your information security knowledge.
Learn to defend and protect vital company information using the latest technology and defense strategies. Analyze internal and external threats to proactively prevent information attacks. Gain experience by solving real-world problems and leave the class equipped to establish and oversee information security.
Learn what motivates the restive Muslim youth from Tunis to Tehran, what political positions Islamists from Mali to Chechnya are fighting for, where the seeming obsession with Islamic law comes from, where the secularists have vanished to, and whether it makes sense to speak of an Islamic state.
Be the change you want to see!
Im Changemaker MOOC lernst du, wie du aus einer Idee ein Projekt zur Lösung eines gesellschaftlichen Problems machst. Wir zeigen dir, wie du unternehmerische AnsÃ¤tze nutzen kannst, um gesellschaftliche Herausforderungen zu lösen, egal ob du ein Projekt in den Bereichen Umwelt, Soziales, Bildung, Ernährung oder Menschenrechte realisieren willst. Wir erklären dir unternehmerische, konzeptionelle und kommunikative Grundlagen sozialen Handelns: Bedarfsplanung, Kostenkalkulation und Finanzierungsstrategien für Veränderungsprojekte.
Design your own world. Are you ready? This MOOC is a journey into contemporary design through 101 exercises. Learn by doing and transform your everyday life into 101 projects.
This course is designed for educators who wish to learn the fundamentals of being a quality online teacher using a pre-built online course.
Learn about the most effective machine learning techniques, and gain practice implementing them and getting them to work for yourself.