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MEDX202-01: Genomic Medicine Gets Personal

This course will provide an introduction to genomic medicine and a better understanding of the issues associated with personal genomic information.
  • Starts: 4 Jun 2014
  • Instructors: Bassem R. Haddad
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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
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GUIX-501-01x: Terrorism and Counterterrorism

Examine the dangers and varieties of terrorism and assess effective counterterrorist responses.
  • Starts: October 2014
  • Instructors: Byman, Brown, Devost...
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PHLX101-01: Introduction to Bioethics

Introduction to Bioethics explores some of the most difficult - and fascinating - moral challenges we face in health, medicine, and emerging technologies.
  • Starts: 15 Apr 2014
  • Instructors: T. Beauchamp J. Keow...
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INFX523-01: Globalization's Winners and Losers: Challenges for Developed and Developing Countries

Who are the winners and losers of globalization? What should be done to improve outcomes for all?
  • Starts: 1 Oct 2013
  • Instructors: Theodore H. Moran
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