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Climate Change: The Science – UBCx – January 11, 2016

Learn the basics of climate science and how everything in the earth’s climate system is interconnected. This science course will discuss how energy drives our climate system, the Greenhouse effect, and human influences on climate.


Learn to Program Using Python – UTArlingtonX – January 10, 2016

Learn one of the most popular computer programming languages, Python, in this introductory computer science course. Hands-on exercises will help you understand the components of Python programming, including structures, such as if statements, loops, and functions.


Introduction to Health and Wellness – ASUx – January 11, 2016

Good health is something many of us strive to obtain. In this health and wellness course, you will learn how nutrition, physical activity, sleep and stress management effect your overall health and daily life.


Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Power BI – Microsoft – January 12, 2016 – Self-Paced

Through Microsoft’s Power BI, you will learn how to connect data, model insights and track data overtime to make better informed decisions. This computer science course will introduce you to cloud-based business analytics.


English Grammar and Essay Writing – UC BerkeleyX – January 11, 2016

Refine your writing techniques and skills in this English communication course. Learn proper tone and diction, and enhance your proofreading and revision skills.


Career Edge: Analytical Problem Solving and Design Thinking – FullbridgeX – January 12, 2016 – Self-Paced

Being able to efficiently and effectively solve problems is a key skill in any workplace. In this career development course, you will learn how to analyze problems and develop the ability to creatively solve them.


Natural Disasters – McGillX –  January 13, 2016

One of the biggest issues surrounding natural disaster is the enhanced vulnerability of the world’s population to such disasters. In this science course, you will learn how natural disasters are linked and how we hope to prevent them in the future.


Introduction to Drinking Water Treatment – DelftX – January 12, 2016

Learn the process behind purifying water and basic drinking water technologies. This engineering course will show you how to treat groundwater and surface water to create safe drinking water.


Behavioral Economics in Action – University of TorontoX – Self- Paced

Learn how to help people make better decisions. In this business and management course, you will learn the philosophy and principles behind behavioral economics and how market decisions are made.


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