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Capstone: Your Story

College | Online class Everything comes together in the Capstone. You will draft a complete story, narrative essay, or memoir of 8–15 pages. With the advice of your peer readers, you will revise, rewrite, and complete...
Topic: Writing & Composition
Free

Craft Your Story Like the Great Writers

High School - College | Online class This Specialization covers elements of three major creative writing genres: short story, narrative essay, and memoir. You will master the techniques that good writers use to compose a bracing...
Topic: Creative Writing
Free

Creative Writing: The Craft of Character

High School - College | Online class At the center of a good story are the characters in it. In this course aspiring writers will discover how to build and bring to life complex, vivid and unforgettable characters. We will study the...
Topic: Creative Writing
Free

Creative Writing: The Craft of Setting and Description

High School - College | Online class In this course aspiring writers will be introduced to the techniques that masters of fiction use to ground a story in a concrete world. From the most realist settings to the most fantastical,...
Topic: Creative Writing
Free

Creative Writing: The Craft of Style

High School - College | Online class Your style is as unique and distinctive as your face, your voice, except that you can choose it, you can can work on it, enhance it. In this course we will introduce aspiring writers to the art of...
Topic: Creative Writing
Free

Data Management and Visualization

College | Online class Whether being used to customize advertising to millions of website visitors or streamline inventory ordering at a small restaurant, data is becoming more integral to success. Too often, we’re not...
Topic: Database Management
Free

Machine Learning for Data Analysis

College | Online class Are you interested in predicting future outcomes using your data? This course helps you do just that! Machine learning is the process of developing, testing, and applying predictive algorithms to...
Topic: Machine Learning
Free

Property and Liability: An Introduction to Law and Economics

College | Online class Think about the oldest and most familiar principles of American law, property and proportional liability, in a new and surprising way, and learn to apply economic reasoning to an especially...
Topic: Property & Liability
Free

Regression Modeling in Practice

College | Online class Regression Modeling in Practice is course 3 of 5 in the Data Analysis and Interpretation Specialization. Learn SAS or Python programming, expand your knowledge of analytical methods and...
Topic: Data Collection and Analysis
Free

The Modern and the Postmodern (Part 1)

7th - College | Online class This course examines how the idea of “the modern” develops at the end of the 18th century in European philosophy and literature, and how being modern (or progressive, or hip) became one of the...
Topic: Philosophy
Free

The Modern and the Postmodern (Part 2)

College | Online class This course examines how the idea of “the modern” develops at the end of the 18th century in European philosophy and literature, and how being modern (or progressive, or hip) became one of the...
Topic: Modern Era
Free