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Advanced Interviewing Techniques

Interviewing   College | Online class

About this Course People interviewing for jobs today often fail because they are using yesterday’s strategies. Recruiting technology has become more sophisticated, and the best employers are...

Free

Cryptography

Cryptography   College | Online class

Cryptography is course 3 of 5 in the Cybersecurity Specialization. The Cybersecurity Specialization covers the fundamental concepts underlying the construction of secure systems, from the hardware...

Free

Cybersecurity Capstone Project

Software Security   College | Online class

Cybersecurity Capstone Project is the last course in the Cybersecurity Specialization. The Cybersecurity Specialization covers the fundamental concepts underlying the construction of secure...

Free

Dealing With Missing Data

Data Collection and Analysis   College | Online class

This course will cover the steps used in weighting sample surveys, including methods for adjusting for nonresponse and using data external to the survey for calibration. Among the techniques...

Free

Developing Innovative Ideas for New Companies: The First Step in Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship & Small Business   College | Online class

This course assists aspiring and active entrepreneurs in developing great ideas into great companies. With strong economies presenting rich opportunities for new venture creation, and challenging...

Free

Entrepreneurship Capstone

Entrepreneurship & Small Business   High School - College | Online class

Integrate the tools and concepts from the specialization courses to develop a comprehensive business plan. Choose to enhance new venture concepts previously explored in specialization courses, or...

Free
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Framework for Data Collection and Analysis

Data Collection and Analysis   College | Online class

Framework for Data Collection and Analysis is course 1 of 7 in the Survey Data Collection and Analytics Specialization. This specialization covers the fundamentals of surveys as used in market...

Free

Genes and the Human Condition (From Behavior to Biotechnology)

Genetics   College | Online class

To acquire an understanding of the fundamental concepts of genomics and biotechnology, and their implications for human biology, evolution, medicine, social policy and individual life path choices...

Free

Innovation for Entrepreneurs: From Idea to Marketplace

Entrepreneurship & Small Business   College | Online class

Develop insights on navigating the innovation process from idea generation to commercialization. Build knowledge on how to create strategies to bring innovations to market. Develop an innovation...

Free

Interview Research and Preparation

Interviewing   College | Online class

This course, the first in the “Interviewing and Resume Writing in English” specialization, guides you to discover the interests, talents and competencies that you can use to find and do work that...

Free

Job Interview Capstone

Interviewing   College | Online class

In the capstone project, you will combine the skills you’ve learned in the prior four courses of the specialization to polish your elevator speeches, complete your resumes – including multiple...

Free

New Venture Finance: Startup Funding for Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship & Small Business   College | Online class

This course is for aspiring or active entrepreneurs who wants to understand how to secure funding for their company. This course will demystify key financing concepts to give entrepreneurs and...

Free

Programming Mobile Applications for Android Handheld Systems: Part 1

App Development   College | Online class

This course introduces you to the design and implementation of Android applications for mobile devices. You will develop an app from scratch, assuming a basic knowledge of Java, and learn how to...

Free

Programming Mobile Applications for Android Handheld Systems: Part 2

App Development   College | Online class

This course introduces you to the design and implementation of Android applications for mobile devices. You will build upon concepts from the prior course, including handling notifications, using...

Free

Software Security

Software Security   College | Online class

This course we will explore the foundations of software security. We will consider important software vulnerabilities and attacks that exploit them — such as buffer overflows, SQL injection, and...

Free

Successful Interviewing

Interviewing   College | Online class

The goal of hiring managers is not just to hire people who need a job. It’s to hire people who believe in their organization, its mission and the work that’s involved in the job position. Every...

Free

Usable Security

Information Security   College | Online class

This course focuses on how to design and build secure systems with a human-centric focus. We will look at basic principles of human-computer interaction, and apply these insights to the design of...

Free