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edXDEMO101: edX Demo

A fun and interactive course designed to help you explore the edX learning experience. Perfect to take before you start your course.
  • Starts: anytime, self-paced
  • Instructors: Brown, Donald, Fisch...
  • edX
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SOC108x: Introduction to Global Sociology

Understand your social location in a globally interconnected cultural and economic landscape.
  • Starts: 1 Sep 2014
  • Instructors: Smitha Radhakrishnan
  • WellesleyX
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D002: Representations of HIV/AIDS

We will explore how HIV/AIDS has been portrayed in diverse genres through the perspectives of the scientist and the literary critic.
  • Starts: 22 Sep 2014
  • Instructors: A. Fox; D. Wessner
  • DavidsonX
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ARPO222x: The Art of Poetry

The art of poetry gives pleasure and invites knowledge. This course is based on a conviction that the more you know about an art, the more pleasure you will find in it.
  • Starts: September 2014
  • Instructors: Robert Pinsky
  • BUx
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ENG112x: Shakespeare: On the Page and in Performance

An introduction to Shakespeare that combines literary study with theatrical analysis to understand both Shakespeare’s continuing popularity and his greatness.
  • Starts: 1 Oct 2014
  • Instructors: Yu Jin Ko
  • WellesleyX
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HUMX421-01: The Divine Comedy: Dante's Journey to Freedom, Part 1

Jorge Luis Borges, the great Argentine writer, said that no one should deny themselves the pleasure of reading Dante's Divine Comedy. In this course, you will discover precisely what Borges meant.
  • Starts: 15 Oct 2014
  • Instructors: Frank Ambrosio
  • GeorgetownX
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Write101x: English Grammar and Style

Learn how to use a knowledge of how words work to write in the style that readers value and that the university and the professions require.
  • Starts: 22 Sep 2014
  • Instructors: Roslyn Petelin
  • UQx
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ColWri2.3x: Principles of Written English, Part 3

An introduction to academic writing for English Language Learners, focusing on essay development, grammatical correctness, and self-editing.
  • Starts: 1 Apr 2014
  • Instructors: Maggie Sokolik
  • UC BerkeleyX
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01718330x: Principles and Practice of Computer Aided Translation 计算机辅助翻译原理与实践

This course teaches the basic concepts of computer-aided translation technology, helps students learn to use computer-assisted translation tools.
  • Starts: 24 Feb 2014
  • Instructors: Jingsong Shawn Yu 俞敬松
  • PekingX
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HIST229x: Was Alexander Great? The Life, Leadership, and Legacies of History’s Greatest Warrior

Was Alexander Great? If so, how? If not, why not? This course explores the life, leadership, and legacies of history’s greatest warrior.
  • Starts: 4 Feb 2014
  • Instructors: Guy MacLean Rogers
  • WellesleyX
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AI12.2x: Poetry in America: Whitman

A module focused on Whitman in a course that surveys 300+ years of poetry in America, from the Puritans to the avant-garde poets of this new century.
  • Starts: 15 Jan 2014
  • Instructors: Elisa New
  • HarvardX
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AI12.1x: Poetry in America: The Poetry of Early New England

The first module of a course surveying 400 years of poetry in America, from the Puritans to the avant-garde poets of this new century.
  • Starts: 31 Oct 2013
  • Instructors: Elisa New
  • HarvardX
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24.00x: Introduction to Philosophy: God, Knowledge and Consciousness

This course will focus on big questions. You will learn how to ask them and how to answer them.
  • Starts: 1 Oct 2013
  • Instructors: Caspar Hare
  • MITx
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02030330X: The Study of Folklore

This course will concentrate on some of the basic categories of folklore such as myths, folktales, folk festivals, ballads and folksongs. (Taught in Mandarin.)
  • Starts: 23 Sept 2013
  • Instructors: Juan Wang
  • PekingX
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UT.2.01x: Ideas of the Twentieth Century

Learn how philosophy, art, literature, and history shaped the last century and the world today.
  • Starts: 15 Sept 2013
  • Instructors: Daniel Bonevac
  • UTAustinX

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