Understand your social location in a globally interconnected cultural and economic landscape.
The study of the EU as an international actor has become a key element in European and International Law, European Studies and International Relations. The EU represents the world's largest trade power and aid donor, has a diplomatic service larger than that of most states, and has launched more than 20 civil-military operations. It has presented itself as a normative, global actor, and its emergence as a legal entity that is neither a state nor a classic international organization has both puzzled and fascinated legal scholars and political scientists alike.
Rubies, sugar, snowflakes: crystals are beauty, arranged in grid structures. This MOOC explains the basic building blocks of crystals, their symmetrical structure and introduces free software for crystal structure exploring.
Eine der zentralen Grundlage für ökonomisch richtige Entscheidungen ist die Beherrschung von Teil- und Vollkostenrechnungen in Theorie und Anwendung. Durch veraltete Bildungssysteme in Osteuropa und Zentralasien auf der einen Seite und Zugang zum Internet auf der anderen Seite ergeben sich Bedarf und Möglichkeiten Studierende weltweit in ihrer Ausbildung zu unterstützen.
Interaktiver MOOC mit Operationsvideos der Universität Tübingen. Chirurgen aller Fachrichtungen und Anatomen erklären das zentrale Fach der Medizin im chirurgisch-operativen Kontext.
A project-based course that guides students through creating a novel mobile application - from generative research to design, usability, implementation and field evaluation.
In this course, students learn to recognize and to apply the basic concepts that govern integrated body function (as an intact organism) in the body's nine organ systems.
In this course you will simulate prices of financial assets, use the Black-Scholes model to price European or Asian options, compute the Value-at-Risk of a bank and model financial time series with GARCH processes. The approach is hands-on with a strong emphasis on practical simulations that you will program, run and explore in your own computer.
"Monte Carlo methods in finance" will be offered on Iversity, starting 20 January 2014..
Reasoning is important. This course will teach you how to do it well. You will learn how to understand and assess arguments by other people and how to construct good arguments of your own about whatever matters to you.
Learn about how psychology has developed a body of knowledge about behavior and mind through the use of scientific methods. All areas of psychology will be covered.
Introductory virology course that covers the interplay between viruses and their host organisms, with with the goal of understanding viral diseases and their prevention.
Dino 101: Dinosaur Paleobiology is a 12-lesson course teaching a comprehensive overview of non-avian dinosaurs. Topics covered: anatomy, eating, locomotion, growth, environmental and behavioral adaptations, origins and extinction. Lessons are delivered from museums, fossil-preparation labs and dig sites.
A whirlwind introduction to evolution and genetics, from basic principles to current applications, including how disease genes are mapped and how we leverage evolutionary concepts to aid humanity.
An introduction to the main themes of the American Constitution—popular sovereignty, separation of powers, federalism, and rights—and to basic techniques of constitutional interpretation.
The Internet is a computer network that millions of people use every day. Understand the design strategies used to solve computer networking problems while you learn how the Internet works.
An introduction to astronomy through a broad survey of what we know about the universe and how we know it.
El MOOC titulado “Curso Fundamental de Microeconomía” se imparte en su totalidad en el medio online, con un carácter abierto y masivo, y de forma gratuita, con una duración de 12 semanas.
El curso Inglés Profesional / Professional English obedece a una demanda formativa sin precedentes del inglés real que se usa en situaciones comunicativas del entorno laboral y social en el mundo moderno actual.
The course will give you the tools with which to understand and predict market phenomena. A large dose of real-world applications will be provided along the way. These applications illustrate the power and relevance of underlying microeconomic theory while providing you a valuable opportunity to put the theory into practice.
This course will examine four critical areas where military service, civilian law, and the Uniform Code of Military Justice intersect: family law; employment and re-employment rights; debtor and creditor issues; and the Uniform Code of Military Justice itself.