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Business of Games and Entrepreneurship

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...
Topic: Entrepreneurship & Small Business
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Camera Control

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...
Topic: Photography
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Cameras, Exposure, and 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...
Topic: Photography
Free

Capstone: Create your own professional journalistic portfolio

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...
Topic: Journalism
Free

Developing An Entrepreneurial Mindset: First Step Towards Success

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...
Topic: Entrepreneurship & Small Business
Free

Game Development for Modern Platforms

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...
Topic: Video Game Development
Free

Gathering and Developing the News

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:...
Topic: Journalism
Free

Journalism, the future, and you!

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...
Topic: Journalism
Free

Launch Your Journalism Career

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...
Topic: Journalism
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Photography Capstone

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...
Topic: Photography
Free

Principles of 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...
Topic: Video Game Design
Free

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

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...
Topic: Screenwriting
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Seeing the Light, Envisioning the Content, Sharing in Print & Online

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...
Topic: Content Strategy
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Start Your Own Business Capstone - Action

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...
Topic: Entrepreneurship & Small Business
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Structure

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...
Topic: Business
Free

What is news?

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...
Topic: Journalism
Free