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ECON201: Intermediate Microeconomics

Microeconomics
College | Online class

This course is designed to extend your knowledge of the basic microeconomic principles that will provide the foundation for your future work in economics and give you insight into how economic...

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ECON202: Intermediate Macroeconomics

Macroeconomics
College | Online class

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is the main measure economists use to explain how much an economy produces at any given time. Over time, trends can be identified and patterns of growth and contraction...

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ECON307: International Trade

International Business
College | Online class

This course will provide you with an analytical framework for the study of international trade. Historically, international trade has played a critical role in enabling countries to grow, develop,...

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ENGL000: Pre-College English

English
High School | Online class

Effective writing skills are necessary for success in college and in your future career. This course is designed to improve your writing ability, which is necessary for entrance into ENGL001:...

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ENGL001: English Composition I

Writing & Composition
College | Online class

No matter what career you pursue, you must be able to communicate effectively and clearly if you want to be successful. This course will enhance your ability to do so by sharpening your critical...

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ENGL002: English Composition II

Writing & Composition
College | Online class

The ability to research topics and incorporate information from your sources into your work is an important skill both in college and on the job. This course will reinforce the concepts you...

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ENGL210: Technical Writing

Writing & Composition
College | Online class

In every career, you must be able to communicate effectively and clearly if you want to be successful. This course will provide you with a background in the practical, technical writing skills that...

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ENGL405: The American Renaissance

US History
College | Online class

As most famously defined by F. O. Matthiessen in his groundbreaking book, The American Renaissance: Art and Expression in the Age of Emerson and Whitman (1941), the “American Renaissance”...

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ENVS203: Environmental Ethics, Justice, and World Views

Environmental Ethics
College | Online class

This course will introduce the concept of environmental ethics, a philosophy that extends the ethical concepts traditionally applied to human behavior to address the entire natural world. The...

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HIST103: World History in the Early Modern and Modern Eras (1600-Present)

World History
College | Online class

By the early 17th century, European merchants had established maritime trade networks across the Atlantic Ocean and eastward to India and China. These networks allowed them to acquire furs, tea,...

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HIST362: Modern Revolutions

World History
College | Online class

In the 1970s, the Chinese Communist leader Zhou Enlai was asked to assess the outcomes of the French Revolution of 1789. He supposedly answered: "It is too soon to say.” Though this story has a...

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HIST363: Global Perspectives on Industrialization

Industrialization
College | Online class

This course will focus on the emergence and evolution of industrial societies around the world. We will begin by comparing the legacies of industry in ancient and early modern Europe and Asia and...

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K12MATH013: Calculus AB

Calculus
9th - High School | Online class

Calculus AB is primarily concerned with developing your understanding of the concepts of calculus and providing you with its methods and applications. The course emphasizes a multi-representational...

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K12MATH014: Advanced Statistics

Statistics & Probability
College | Online class

The course is divided into 10 units of study. The first two units are devoted to simple statistical calculations and graphical representations of data. Most of this material will be familiar to you...

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MA001: College Algebra

Algebra 1
7th - College | Online class

In this course, you will study basic algebraic operations and concepts, as well as the structure and use of algebra. This includes solving algebraic equations, factoring algebraic expressions,...

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MA005: Calculus 1

Calculus
7th - College | Online class

This course is divided into five learning sections, or units, plus a reference section, or appendix. The course begins with a unit that provides a review of algebra specifically designed to help...

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MA101: Single-Variable Calculus I

Single Variable Calculus
9th - College | Online class

This course is designed to introduce you to the study of calculus. You will learn concrete applications of how calculus is used and, more importantly, why it works. Calculus is not a new...

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MA111: Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning

Mathematical Reasoning
College | Online class

The main purpose of this course is to bridge the gap between introductory mathematics courses in algebra, linear algebra, and calculus on one hand and advanced courses like mathematical analysis...

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MA121: Introduction to Statistics

Statistics & Probability
College | Online class

If you invest in financial markets, you may want to predict the price of a stock in six months from now on the basis of company performance measures and other economic factors. As a college...

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PHIL103: Moral and Political Philosophy

Ethics
College | Online class

This course will introduce you to the basic concepts and methods of moral and political philosophy. Its primary focus is on the development of moral reasoning skills and the application of those...

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PHIL304: Existentialism

Existentialism
College | Online class

Course Introduction Existentialism is a philosophical and literary movement that first was popularized in France soon after World War II by figures such as Jean-Paul Sartre and Albert Camus. The...

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PHYS101: Introduction to Mechanics

Physics
9th - College | Online class

Physics 101 is the first course in the Introduction to Physics sequence. In general, the quest of physics is to develop descriptions of the natural world that correspond closely to actual...

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PHYS102: Introduction to Electromagnetism

Electricity & Magnetism
College | Online class

We have direct daily experience with two of these forces: gravity and electromagnetism. Consider, for example, the everyday sight of a person sitting on a chair. The force holding the person on the...

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POLSC101: Introduction to Politics

Politics
College | Online class

This is a survey course, and as such it can either be used by students who are looking to take just one general overview course, or for students who want to go on to more advanced study in any of...

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POLSC201: Introduction to Western Political Thought

Political Science
College | Online class

One of our central aims in this course will be to gain a critical perspective on our times by evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of various regimes and philosophical approaches. We will also...