Tag: Stanford

Stanford University Financial Aid Program Expansion

Taking a welfare measure, Stanford University has increased the financial aid for those who can’t afford. While undertaking an admission process for the class of 2019, the university announced the measure for the families with an annual income below USD 125,000 and typical assets. They are not expected to pay tuition fees. The admission has …

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‘Stanford Ignite’ Entrepreneurship Course To Be Introduced In London

London is not so familiar with solid Entrepreneurship courses from standard business schools. One of the most legit courses on Business Entrepreneurship would be the summer school offered by London School of Economics and Political science. Recently the US based school situated in California has made plans to start teaching the ‘Stanford Ignite’ Entrepreneurship course here …

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Twist In Online Learning At Stanford : Credit Courses Online

John B. Tylor has been teaching Econ 1 at Stanford University from quite a while now, however he recently ventured into a newer territory by dispensing the lecture online only, which were made available to both, Stanford students for credit as well as for the general public. Until now, Stanford had never offered credit courses …

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Stanford Online Course on Statistics in Medicine

Stanford University is coming up with an online course on Statistics in Medicine. This course focuses on providing a firm base regarding the foundations of probability and statistics. Topics that are included in this course are: -Describing data (types of data, data visualization, and descriptive statistics) – Statistical inference (probability, probability distributions, sampling theory, hypothesis …

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Stanford Online Course on Designing for Deeper Learning

Stanford University is bringing an online course ‘Designing for Deeper Learning: How to Develop Performance Tasks for the Common Core’. This online course focuses on the Common Core state of Standards and Next Generation Science Standards on the complex and sophisticated disciplinary skills. It also highlights the understandings that helps in going beyond routine multiple-choice …

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Coursera – Stanford Online Course on Antimicrobial Stewardship

The most frequently prescribed classes of drugs are antibiotics. As per the estimation, in both inpatient and outpatient setting, 50% of the antibiotic use is inappropriate. Antibiotic use also has public health consequences and its inappropriate use not only harms an individual patient but also leads to antibiotic resistance among bacteria when it contributes to …

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Cryptography II: Stanford University Online Course with Coursera

Cryptography is the science of information security. It includes techniques such as microdots, merging words with images and other ways to hide information. Cryptography is used to protect e-mail messages, credit card information and corporate data. Cryptography, to most people is concerned with keeping communications private. Indeed, the protection of sensitive communications has been the emphasis of cryptography throughout much …

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Stanford University Online Course on Organizational Analysis

The Stanford University is going to start a new free online course “Organizational Analysis”. This course will be provided in collaboration with Coursera. It is an online platform that provides free online courses in collaboration with higher education institutions. Organizational analysis means evaluating external and internal factors that can influence the organization’s performance. Internal strengths and weaknesses along …

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Stanford’s Online Course: Writing In The Sciences

Stanford’s Online Learning is a programme of Stanford University that provides education with OpenedX platform to students around the world by creativity and innovation in online learning. The OpenedX  in the queue of online courses is providing a new free online course ‘Writing In The Sciences’. The course topic is ‘Medicine and Health’ which teaches scientists to become more effective …

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Top USA Universities offers Online Education Courses

Earlier online courses were thought to be the bottom of the educational barrel but with bulky loads like MIT, Harvard and Stanford jumping on the bandwagon, online education has gone mainstream. Recently ten highly selective USA Universities have joined in an online course association that will allow students to enroll in for credit courses at …

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Stanford University Online Classes for Medical Students

The global education industry is witnessing great changes in the form of online education which has revolutionized the learning process. In the queue of online learning Stanford University has recently announced to be more interactive. They will now offer online classes for their medical students. Andrew Patterson, a Stanford Associate Professor of anesthesia, told that …

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Importance of Research Studies

Importance of Research Studies: Research studies these days are gaining an unprecedented focus and attention. A researchable area in any academic discipline is an area that has an ample scope to be explored. If the scope in itself poses some potential problems that need to be answered, a research methodology offers solutions for dealing with …

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