Tag: 2017

Free Online Course on Understanding Venture Capitalists

The RWTH Aachen University is offering free online course on Understanding Venture Capitalists: How to Get Money for Your Start Up. Introduction to Venture Capital will teach you how to get the money needed to run your startup. In this six week course, applicants will learn the secrets of successful startup fundraising from veteran entrepreneurs …

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Free Online Course on Ethics in Life Sciences and Healthcare

The Kyoto University is offering free online course on Ethics in Life Sciences and Healthcare: Exploring Bioethics through Manga. This course will help you understand key ethical issues surrounding crucial problems that profoundly impact your life from birth to death. In this ten week course, applicants will learn about the ethical decisions surrounding critical health …

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Free Online Course on Quantitative Model Checking

EIT Digital is offering free online vourse on Quantitative Model Checking. This course is meant for Master students in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering and Embedded Systems as a specialisation in the area of formal models and methods. The main focus of this course is on quantitative model checking for Markov chains, for which we will …

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Free Online Course on Engineering Mechanics

The Ural Federal University is offering free online course on Engineering Mechanics. Students will be introduced to mathematical modeling of engineering designs, standard machines, and mechanisms using 2D and 3D diagrams. The course begins with statics, which is the science of forces. In this nine-week course, applicants will learn about statics through real life engineering …

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Free Online Course on the Impact of Climate Change on Public Health

InnoEnergy, EIT Health is offering free online course on the Impact of Climate Change on Public Health. This online course gives you the opportunity to explore the impact of climate change on public health. In this four week course, applicants will explore the impact of climate change on public health, and discover ways to influence …

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Free Online Course on Arab-Islamic History: From Tribes to Empires

IsraelX is offering free online course on Arab-Islamic History: From Tribes to Empires. This course was produced at Tel Aviv University by TAU Online – learning innovation center. In this nine-week course, applicants will learn about the history of the Arab and Muslim world during its first millennium, including political, social and cultural aspects. This …

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Free Online Course on Why Biology Matters: Basic Concepts

Pompeu Fabra University Barcelona is offering free online course on Why Biology Matters: Basic Concepts. It provides a basic introduction to the biology behind these ideas, using lessons and interviews with experts so that you can understand the implications of them for the fields of the social sciences and humanities. In this three week course, …

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Free Online Course on Science of Gastronomy

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology is offering free online course on Science of Gastronomy. This course is not designed for people with special dietary needs such as vegetarian, diabetic, and gluten-free diets. This course introduces a number of basic scientific principles underpinning the methodology of cooking, food preparation and the enjoyment of …

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Free Online Course on The Extremes of Life

Kyoto University is offering free online course on Extremes of Life: Microbes and Their Diversity. In this course, the university will discover how diverse life is on our planet and consider the basic principles that govern evolution. In this four week course, applicants will explore those that thrive in the most extreme environments, the extremophiles. …

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Free Online Course on New Zealand Landscape as Culture

Victoria University of Wellington is offering free online course on New Zealand Landscape as Culture: Islands. The course will also explore the geology, popular culture, politics, art and literature of landscape. In this four week course, applicants will learn about the islands of New Zealand, 42 degrees south of the equator and rich in stories. …

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Free Online Course on Introduction to NodeJS

Microsoft is offering free online course on Introduction to NodeJS. This course will start off by teaching you the basics of Node.js and its core modules. Applicants will learn how to use express to set up a web server and how to interact with a MongoDB database using Mongoose. This course will start on November …

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Free online Course on Health in Humanitarian Crises

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is offering free online course on Health in Humanitarian Crises. The course will be particularly relevant to healthcare practitioners and NGO staff, especially those in low- and middle-income countries affected by armed conflict, natural disasters and disease outbreaks. In this three week course, applicants will discover the health …

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Free Online Course on Biobased Processes and Implementation

Wageningen University & Research is offering free online course on Biobased Processes and Implementation. This course offers you a unique and challenging learning opportunity to combine insights from multiple scientific disciplines. In this ten week course, applicants will discover how to use microorganisms and catalysts to create biobased products, and how to market and sell …

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Free Online Course on Improving Statistical Inferences

Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) is offering free online course on Improving Statistical Inferences. This course aims to help you to draw better statistical inferences from empirical research. In this course, you will learn how to interpret evidence in the scientific literature given widespread publication bias, for example by learning about p-curve analysis. The course …

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Free Online Course on Perioperative Medicine in Action

The University College London is offering free online course on Perioperative Medicine in Action. This RCoA endorsed course is aimed at all interested healthcare professionals, both medical and allied health professionals. In this four week course, applicants will explore perioperative medicine and how you can improve care for the high risk surgical patient. Join this …

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Free Online Course on Clinical Terminology for International and US Students

The University of Pittsburgh is offering free online course on Clinical Terminology for International and U.S. Students. This course is designed to help both groups of students understand the terms and abbreviations commonly encountered during the first three months of clinical work on a U.S. hospital unit. Understanding the clinical terms and abbreviations commonly used …

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Free Online Course on IT Support: Troubleshooting Windows

Microsoft is offering free online course on IT Support: Troubleshooting Windows. This course is designed to teach basic troubleshooting skills for Windows 10. In this four week course, applicants will learn how to troubleshoot basic Windows issues, using the built-in tools to identify faulty configuration settings. This course will start on December 28, 2017. Course …

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Free Online Course on Intellectual Humility: Science

The University of Edinburgh is offering free online course on Intellectual Humility: Science. This class can be taken by anyone. At the Learn level, you will watch videos and complete quizzes. At the Engage level, you will be asked to do some background reading, answer reflective questions and participate in discussions. The course starts on …

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Free Online Course on Graphene Science and Technology

Chalmers University of Technology is offering free online course on Graphene Science and Technology. In this electronics course, University will introduce you to the exciting world of graphene science and technology. In this eight week course, applicants will also learn about emerging practical applications for graphene. This course will start on October 31, 2017. Course …

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Free Online Courses on How to Understand Arguments

Duke University is offering free online courses on How to Understand Arguments. This material is appropriate for introductory college students or advanced high school students—or, indeed, anyone who is interested. No special background is required other than knowledge of English. Students will learn simple but vital rules to follow in thinking about any topic at …

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