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Business of Games and Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship & Small Business   High School - College | Online class

As well as a form of art and entertainment, games are about business. Whether you want to work at a game studio, start your own business or make games as a hobby, recognizing the dynamic landscape...

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Camera Control

Photography   College | Online class

Welcome to Course Two of Photography Basics and Beyond: From Smartphone to DSLR! Now that you have a broad understanding of the various types of cameras, the importance of seeing up Menus and...

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Cameras, Exposure, and Photography

Photography   College | Online class

Welcome to Course One of Photography Basics and Beyond: From Smartphone to DSLR! In these first 4 Modules you will gain the knowledge and the confidence that will help you make good choices as you...

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Capstone: Create your own professional journalistic portfolio

Journalism   College | Online class

You will go through all the steps and skills used by professional journalists to produce a portfolio. Conceptualizing a news report idea, reporting, interviewing, researching, and then compiling...

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Developing An Entrepreneurial Mindset: First Step Towards Success

Entrepreneurship & Small Business   7th - College | Online class

This course is the first in a series on starting a business. Though new venture creation is the focus of the specialization, this course is important for everyone. It provides learners with...

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Game Development for Modern Platforms

Video Game Development   College | Online class

Game Development for Modern Platforms is course 4 of 5 in the Game Design and Development Specialization. Break into the video game industry with theoretical, technical, and business knowledge from...

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Gathering and Developing the News

Journalism   College | Online class

Journalists develop information through interviews and sources. The most successful journalists quickly master these important skill sets. The production of journalism relies on several elements:...

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Journalism, the future, and you!

Journalism   College | Online class

You will learn about the career paths that are available in journalism, and what opportunities the skill sets of a journalist can offer in other fields. You will explore areas such as being an...

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Launch Your Journalism Career

Journalism   College | Online class

This Specialization will develop and enhance your understanding of the global field of journalism. You’ll learn best practices and ethical standards for newsgathering processes and compiling a news...

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Photography Capstone

Photography   College | Online class

The Capstone Project is your opportunity to take advantage of the knowledge you have gained through our journey in learning about photography, to develop a meaningful project of 8-10 well formed...

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Principles of Game Design

Video Game Design   College | Online class

Principles of Game Design is course 2 of 5 in the Game Design and Development Specialization. Break into the video game industry with theoretical, technical, and business knowledge from one of the...

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Script Writing: Write a Pilot Episode for a TV or Web Series (Project-Centered Course)

Screenwriting   College | Online class

What you’ll achieve: In this project-centered course*, you will design a series bible and write a complete pilot episode for your own unique television or web series, be it drama or comedy or...

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Seeing the Light, Envisioning the Content, Sharing in Print & Online

Content Strategy   College | Online class

Welcome to Course FOUR! In Modules 1-4 we will cover the final elements of the Specialization necessary to round out this introduction to the fundamentals of Photography, and prepare you for...

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Start Your Own Business Capstone - Action

Entrepreneurship & Small Business   High School - College | Online class

It is a cliché, but nevertheless very true. Experience is the best teacher. It is also the best confidence builder. It is time for you to take action! The concepts and skills presented throughout...

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Structure

Business   College | Online class

Just like when building a house the foundation for your business provides the framework for success. A business built on weak structure will struggle to succeed. We’ll address some of the most...

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Virtual Textbook of Organic Chemistry

Organic Chemistry   College | Website

The practice problems provided as part of this text are chiefly interactive, and should provide a useful assessment of the reader's understanding at various stages in the development of the...

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What is news?

Journalism   9th - College | Online class

This course will guide you through the basic elements of professional journalism and the news values and ethics of covering real-world issues and events. The overview and examples of the types of...

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