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Advanced Interviewing Techniques

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...
Topic: Interviewing
Free

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...
Topic: Cryptography
Free

Cybersecurity Capstone Project

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...
Topic: Software Security
Free

Dealing With Missing Data

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...
Topic: Data Collection and Analysis
Free

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

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...
Topic: Entrepreneurship & Small Business
Free

Entrepreneurship Capstone

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...
Topic: Entrepreneurship & Small Business
Free

Framework for 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...
Topic: Data Collection and Analysis
Free

Genes and the Human Condition (From Behavior to Biotechnology)

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...
Topic: Genetics
Free

Innovation for Entrepreneurs: From Idea to Marketplace

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...
Topic: Entrepreneurship & Small Business
Free

Interview Research and Preparation

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...
Topic: Interviewing
Free

Job Interview Capstone

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...
Topic: Interviewing
Free

New Venture Finance: Startup Funding for Entrepreneurs

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...
Topic: Entrepreneurship & Small Business
Free

Programming Mobile Applications for Android Handheld Systems: Part 1

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...
Topic: App Development
Free

Programming Mobile Applications for Android Handheld Systems: Part 2

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...
Topic: App Development
Free

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...
Topic: Software Security
Free

Successful 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...
Topic: Interviewing
Free

Usable 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...
Topic: Information Security
Free