This course will highlight the critical legal and business issues entrepreneurs face as they build and launch a new venture. We will explore real world scenarios, and address the legal and business issues that entrepreneurs face, from the moment they conceive of the "million dollar idea" to all of the important junctures along the path to success.
El presente curso está diseñado para los participantes desde cualquier parte del mundo puedan conocer la importancia de los Sistemas de Información en las empresas, la toma de decisiones gerenciales, y como realizar de una forma más efectiva las operaciones gerenciales y empresariales.
The Statics of Everyday Objects is a course about how structures react to forces exerted on them while remaining unmoved.
Get to grips with Assessment for Learning with one of three courses for teachers from the National STEM Learning Centre.
Immerse yourself in this virtual "Memory Palace" of 5 panoramic, interactive rooms representing 5 key memory techniques. You will learn and practice a range of strategies and skills through videos and digital interactives as you are guided from room to room by Two Time World Memory Champion, Jonas Von Essen. Hear from Professor Simon Moss as he shares research based tips for enhancing your memory. Whether you need to remember large amounts of information for your studies or job, or just want help remembering people's names, this visually stunning course is for you!
Capacita a profesionales de la salud para educar, identificar y tratar población con síndrome metabólico y riesgo cardiovascular incrementado.
This course will introduce you to the multidisciplinary field of consumer neuroscience and neuromarketing. It will go through to the basic concepts of the human brain, the elements of the consumer mind, how it is studied, and how its insights can be applied in commercial and societal understandings of consumer behaviour.
Learn the fundamentals of working in a Microsoft Azure environment to help improve your business. Learn the fundamentals of working in a Microsoft Azure environment to help improve your business. Begin learning what it takes to become a cloud administrator using Microsoft Azure, Microsoft’s open and flexible cloud computing platform.
Este curso apresentará os desafios setoriais, intersetoriais e experiências práticas para promover o desenvolvimento sustentável das cidades no Brasil e na América Latina.
Learn how technical standards are key to product innovation and business success. Products and technologies that influence and transform the way we live, work, and communicate rely on the development of technical standards. Standards also fuel compatibility and interoperability, reduce costs and risk, simplify product development, enable innovation, hasten time-to-market for new products – and can help determine a company’s global competitiveness. Standards play a vital role in helping consumers understand and compare competing products, and give confidence to investors.
Este curso, impartido en español, presenta los desafíos sectoriales e intersectoriales y las prácticas para promover el desarrollo sostenible de las ciudades en América Latina y el Caribe.
One of the most significant changes in the world in the past 30 years is the opening of China to the outside world and its engagement with that world. In the initial years of the opening, external forces influenced China’s economy, regional balances, bureaucracy, as well as the political authority of local leaders in the coastal areas.
This MOOC identifies and explores a number of challenges to the finance professional arising from the ever changing business environment. Increasingly, financial decisions must take account of strategic consequences. The first module, Exploring Strategic Position, Choice and Action helps in doing that – setting a strategic context for planning for, monitoring and controlling projects and activities. An on-going set of challenges is found in the evolution of International Reporting Standards.
Functional programming is a programming paradigm which is rapidly attracting interest from a broad range of developers because it allows to write expressive, concise and elegant programs. In this course you will discover the power of Functional Programming, using the OCaml language to write concise, efficient and elegant programs.
¿Le interesa el idioma español y se preocupa por la corrección, el estilo y las variaciones de la lengua española?
¿Siente curiosidad acerca de las variaciones española y argentina o americana del Español estudiadas en textos cultos de referencia? En este curso se estudian empíricamente algunos aspectos relevantes de esas variedades de la lengua con datos significativos de las versiones hispanas de J. D. Salinger: «El cazador oculto», argentinas; y «El guardián entre el centeno», españolas.
Este curso utiliza un enfoque no técnico para analizar la forma en la que los gobiernos utilizan políticas económicas para influenciar la economía de sus países. Al finalizar el curso el participante hablará con propiedad sobre temas tan importantes como la deuda y el déficit de los países, podrá examinar las políticas fiscales y monetarias así como las reformas estructurales de los países.
Explore the role of technology and data in cities, and learn how you can participate in the creation of smart cities. Cities are incubators of innovation and opportunities but they also face great challenges such as rapid urbanisation, climate change and inequality. How can smart cities address these challenges and become more resilient? And what role will people play in the design and planning of our smart cities?
Learn about the link between identity, culture and politics in the construction of contemporary Europe. This free online course explains what Europe is, not as a geographically demarcated territory, but as a cultural and political product.
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 some people do not understand other’s emotions? Emotions seem to be everywhere, giving meaning to all events of our lives. They are the backbone of social activities as well as they drive the cognitive processes of several living entities. Several animals, including humans, have emotions but…what about machines?...Do machine can have emotions?