The Science of Happiness — UC BerkeleyX — Self-paced
We all want to be happy, and there are countless ideas about what happiness is and how we can get some. But not many of those ideas are based on science. That’s where this course comes in. The Science of Happiness” is the first MOOC to teach the ground-breaking science of positive psychology, which explores the roots of a happy and meaningful life.
U. Lab: Transforming Business, Society, and Self — MITx — January 7, 2015
Learn how to create profound innovation in a time of disruptive change by leading from the emerging future. This course will look at today’s environmental, social, and spiritual-cultural challenges and explore why it is that our societies collectively create results that, individually, nobody wants.
Introduction to Nutrition: Food for Health — WageningenX — January 12, 2015
“You are what you eat.” Learn the fundamentals of nutrition and how it can affect human health. In our modern society we are accustomed to eat anytime, anywhere, and often too much. We stuff our bodies with food, often unaware of the fact that food profoundly influences our emotional and physical well-being in the short term and in the long term.
The Body Matters — McGillX — February 25, 2014
Exercise is promoted as a fundamental component of a healthy lifestyle. Ever wonder why? This course examines the benefits of physical activity, how to prevent injuries, and what to do when injuries occur. The course will include content from leading international experts in multiple fields related to the science of exercise.