This course will help you understand the remarkable behaviors of wild animals from an evolutionary perspective. [Image: Peacock spider. Photo by Jürgen Otto, Manakin bird footage (Ex-Riddle of the Sexes) reproduced with permission, courtesy of BBC Worldwide Ltd]
University of Melbourne
This course develops an interdisciplinary understanding of the social, political, economic and scientific perspectives on climate change.
Learn about the physiological responses to acute and chronic exercise and their relevance for athletic performance.
Each mammalian cell has the same genes, yet performs distinct functions. This is achieved by epigenetic control of gene expression; the switching on and switching off of genes. This course will cover the principles of epigenetic control of gene expression, how epigenetic control contributes to cellular differentiation and development, and how it goes wrong in disease.
Tired of solving Sudokus by hand? This class teaches you how to solve complex search problems with discrete optimization, including constraint programming, local search, and mixed-integer programming.
A survey of the history of economic development in the world in the past 300 years.
All of us are affected by macroeconomic forces – they shape the very world we live in.