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Harvard University is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally. Harvard faculty are engaged with teaching and research to push the boundaries of human knowledge. The University has twelve degree-granting Schools in addition to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study.

Established in 1636, Harvard is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States. The University, which is based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts, has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candidates, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Harvard has more than 360,000 alumni around the world.

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CS50x: Introduction to Computer Science

An introduction to the intellectual enterprises of computer science and the art of programming.
  • Starts: anytime, self-paced
  • Instructors: D. Malan, R. Bowden
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SPU30x: Super-Earths And Life

Super-Earths And Life is a course about alien life, how we search for it, and what this teaches us about our place in the universe.
  • Starts: 15 May 2014
  • Instructors: Dimitar Sasselov
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USW30x: Tangible Things: Discovering History Through Artworks, Artifacts, Scientific Specimens, and the Stuff Around You

Discover new ways of looking at, organizing, and interpreting tangible things in your own environment.
  • Starts: 2 Jun 2014
  • Instructors: L. Ulrich & S. C...
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PH555x: Improving Global Health: Focusing on Quality and Safety

An introduction to the emerging field of global health quality. Challenge yourself to think beyond access to healthcare and question: ‘Access to what?’
  • Starts: 2 Jun 2014
  • Instructors: Ashish Jha
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AT1X: Musculoskeletal Anatomy

Learn the anatomy basic to understanding common musculoskeletal injuries. Follow hypothetical patients from injury to operating room.
  • Starts: Q3 2014
  • Instructors: Trudy Van Houten
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GSE2x: Leaders of Learning

Explore and understand your own theories of learning and leadership. Gain the tools to imagine and build the future of learning.
  • Starts: Q3 2014
  • Instructors: Richard Elmore
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SW12.6x: China (Part 6): The Manchus and the Qing

China's past, present, and future: through history, geography, philosophies, literature, politics, economics, art, and ecology.
  • Starts: 22 May 2014
  • Instructors: P. Bol, W. Kirby
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SW12.5x: China (Part 5): From Global Empire to Global Economy

China's past, present, and future: through history, geography, philosophies, literature, politics, economics, art, and ecology.
  • Starts: 24 Apr 2014
  • Instructors: P. Bol, W. Kirby
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ER22.1x: Justice

Justice is an introduction to moral and political philosophy, including discussion of contemporary dilemmas and controversies.
  • Starts: 8 Apr 2014
  • Instructors: Michael J. Sandel
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PH210x: United States Health Policy

Learn the essentials of U.S. health care policy from some of the nation's top experts.
  • Starts: 7 Apr 2014
  • Instructors: John E. McDonough
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PH525x: Data Analysis for Genomics

Data Analysis for Genomics will teach students how to harness the wealth of genomics data arising from new technologies, such as microarrays and next generation sequencing, in order to answer biological questions, both for basic cell biology and clinical applications.
  • Starts: 7 Apr 2014
  • Instructors: Rafael Irizarry
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BUS5.1x: Innovating in Health Care

An introduction to innovation in health care ventures for those interested in entrepreneurial opportunities in health care technology, management, consulting, or investing.
  • Starts: 31 Mar 2014
  • Instructors: Regina E. Herzlinger
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SW12.4x: China (Part 4): A New National Culture

China's past, present, and future: through history, geography, philosophies, literature, politics, economics, art, and ecology.
  • Starts: 20 Mar 2014
  • Instructors: P. Bol, W. Kirby.
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GSE1x: Unlocking the Immunity to Change: A New Approach to Personal Improvement

Apply new psychological theory about personal change to an improvement-goal of your own throughout the entire course.
  • Starts: 11 Mar 2014
  • Instructors: Robert Kegan
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SW25x: Global Health: Case Studies from a Biosocial Perspective

Reimagine global health problems with some of the leading global health thinkers and actors through a case-based biosocial framework.
  • Starts: 25 Feb 2014
  • Instructors: Arthur Kleinman
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