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Personal Education Path

Semester 1 Spring 2014

Coursera 01 Jan 2014 - 17 Apr 2014 Completed
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Calculus One is a first introduction to differential and integral calculus, emphasizing engaging examples from everyday life.

Coursera 01 Jan 2014 - 02 Apr 2014 Completed
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This is a 12 week course, currently scheduled to start on Monday, April 14, 2014 and finishing on Friday, July 11. This introductory physics course is intended for physical science majors and others desiring a rigorous introduction to physics. It cl…

ALISON 01 Jan 2014 - 02 Apr 2014 Completed
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This free online course offers a simple introduction to basic chemistry and is ideal as a study aid for secondary school students or anyone interested in learning the basics of chemistry. Topics covered include the periodic table, atoms and molecule…

Coursera 01 Jan 2014 - 13 Mar 2014 Completed
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Rhetorical Composing engages you in a series of interactive reading, research, and composing activities along with assignments designed to help you become more effective consumers and producers of alphabetic, visual and multimodal texts. Join us to…

Coursera 01 Jan 2014 - 27 Mar 2014 Completed
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This course will examine the ways in which the world has grown more integrated yet more divided over the past 700 years.

Semester 2 Fall 2014

Udemy 01 Aug 2014 - 31 Oct 2014 Completed
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Videos on a second course in calculus (Integral Calculus).

Open Yale 01 Aug 2014 - 31 Oct 2014 Completed
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This is a continuation of Fundamentals of Physics, I (PHYS 200), the introductory course on the principles and methods of physics for students who have good preparation in physics and mathematics. This course covers electricity, magnetism, optics and…

Saylor.org 01 Aug 2014 - 31 Oct 2014 Completed

Bioorganic chemistry studies the chemistry of organic biomolecules.  It is a rapidly growing interdisciplinary field that combines organic chemistry and biochemistry.  Please recall that organic chemistry investigates all molecules that contain…

Coursera 01 Aug 2014 - 27 Sep 2014 Completed
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This course is all about you ... your mind, your behavior, and what underlies them both. It will be a fast paced tour of the most important experiments in psychology, one that is intended to fascinate, inform, and provoke deep thought. Come learn a…

MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) 01 Aug 2014 - 31 Oct 2014 Completed
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This graduate reading seminar explores the role of religious groups, institutions, and ideas in politics using social science theories. It is open to advanced undergraduate students with permission of the instructor.

Semester 3 Spring 2015

Saylor.org 01 Jan 2015 - 02 Apr 2015 Completed
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Multivariable Calculus is an expansion of Single-Variable Calculus in that it extends single variable calculus to higher dimensions.  You may find that these courses share many of the same basic concepts, and that Multivariable Calculus will simply…

Khan Academy 01 Jan 2015 - 02 Apr 2015 Completed
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Electrostatics (part 1): Introduction to Charge and Coulomb's Law. Electrostatics (part 2). Proof (Advanced): Field from infinite plate (part 1). Proof (Advanced): Field from infinite plate (part 2). Electric Potential Energy. Electric Potential…

Saylor.org 01 Jan 2015 - 02 Apr 2015 Completed
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Numerical methods have been used to solve mathematical expressions of engineering and scientific problems for at least 4000 years (for some historical discussion you may wish to browse the Ethnomathematics Digital Library [1] or the MacTutor History…

Udemy 01 Jan 2015 - 02 Apr 2015 Completed
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Lecture Series on Quantum Physics by Prof.V.Balakrishnan, Department of Physics, IIT Madras.

ALISON 01 Jan 2015 - 02 Apr 2015 Completed
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French is spoken by millions of people in many countries around the world and is a very popular second language to learn. ALISON's free online course is a series of engaging video lessons for beginners that introduces the learner to various aspects o…

Coursera 01 Jan 2015 - 20 Feb 2015 Completed
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This course will introduce you to some of the most important areas of research in contemporary philosophy. Each week a different philosopher will talk you through some of the most important questions and issues in their area of expertise.

Semester 4 Fall 2015

MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) 01 Aug 2015 - 31 Oct 2015 Completed
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Physics I is a first-year, first-semester course that provides an introduction to Classical Mechanics. It covers the basic concepts of Newtonian mechanics, fluid mechanics, and kinetic gas theory. Course Format [1]This course has been designed for…

Udemy 01 Aug 2015 - 31 Oct 2015 Completed
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This Stanford Continuing Studies course is the second of a six-quarter sequence of classes exploring the essential theor…

Udemy 01 Aug 2015 - 31 Oct 2015 Completed
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This graduate-level course is a continuation of Mathematical Methods for Engineers I (18.085). Topics include numerical…

MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) 01 Aug 2015 - 31 Oct 2015 Completed
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21F.302/352 is the second part of an introductory course to the French language and culture with an emphasis on the acquisition of vocabulary and grammatical concepts through active communication. The course is conducted entirely in French and studen…

Coursera 01 Aug 2015 - 20 Sep 2015 Completed
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This course will introduce you to some of the most important areas of research in contemporary philosophy. Each week a different philosopher will talk you through some of the most important questions and issues in their area of expertise.

Semester 5 Spring 2016

MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) 01 Jan 2016 - 01 Apr 2016 Completed
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This course is designed to give you the scientific understanding you need to answer questions like: How much energy can we really get from wind? How does a solar photovoltaic work? What is an OTEC (Ocean Thermal Energy Converter) and how does it work…

Coursera 01 Jan 2016 - 12 Mar 2016 Completed
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This is an introduction to quantum computation, a cutting edge field that tries to exploit the exponential power of computers based on quantum mechanics. The course does not assume any prior background in quantum mechanics, and can be viewed as a ver…

edX 01 Jan 2016 - 01 Apr 2016 Completed
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8.02x (Electricity and Magnetism) presents the basic concepts of Electromagnetism, and how this touches upon a vast variety of interesting real-world topics.

MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) 01 Jan 2016 - 01 Apr 2016 Completed
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21F.302/352 is the second part of an introductory course to the French language and culture with an emphasis on the acquisition of vocabulary and grammatical concepts through active communication. The course is conducted entirely in French and studen…

Udacity 01 Jan 2016 - 01 Apr 2016 Completed
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Statistics is about extracting meaning from data. In this class, we will introduce techniques for visualizing relationships in data and systematic techniques for understanding the relationships using mathematics.

Semester 6 Fall 2016

MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) 01 Aug 2016 - 31 Oct 2016 Completed
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This class introduces students to the rudiments of Western music through oral, aural, and written practice utilizing rhythm, melody, intervals, scales, chords, and musical notation. The approach is based upon the inclusive Kodály philosophy of…

ALISON 01 Aug 2016 - 31 Oct 2016 Completed
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Computer science is a diverse topic encompassing computer technology, hardware, software, security, communications, programming, algorithms, functions, and storage. By studying it you will learn how computer science impacts on our daily lives. In thi…

Khan Academy 01 Aug 2016 - 31 Oct 2016 Completed
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Fluids (part 1). Fluids (part 2). Fluids (part 3). Fluids (part 4). Fluids (part 5). Fluids (part 6). Fluids (part 7). Fluids (part 8). Fluids (part 9). Fluids (part 10). Fluids (part 11). Fluids (part 12). Fluids (part 1). Fluids (part 2). Fluids (p…

MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) 01 Aug 2016 - 31 Oct 2016 Completed
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This course is a study of basic metaphysical issues concerning existence, the mind-body problem, personal identity, and causation plus its implications for freedom. This class features classical as well as contemporary readings and it provides practi…

01 Aug 2016 - 31 Oct 2016 Completed

Saylor.org 01 Aug 2016 - 31 Oct 2016 Completed
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Differential equations are, in addition to a topic of study in mathematics, the main language in which the laws and phenomena of science are expressed.  In its most basic sense, a differential equation is an expression that describes how a system ch…

Semester 7 Spring 2017

MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) 01 Jan 2017 - 02 Apr 2017 Completed
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This course explores the applications of physics (Newtonian, statistical, and quantum mechanics) to fundamental processes that occur in celestial objects. The list of topics includes Main-sequence Stars, Collapsed Stars (White Dwarfs, Neutron Stars,…

Coursera 01 Jan 2017 - 20 Mar 2017 Completed
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Explore motion in the real world using modern tools and techniques (video capture and analysis, computer modeling) guided by fundamental physics principles.

Coursera 01 Jan 2017 - 20 Feb 2017 Completed
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This course will introduce you to some of the most important areas of research in contemporary philosophy. Each week a different philosopher will talk you through some of the most important questions and issues in their area of expertise.

Coursera 01 Jan 2017 - 02 Apr 2017 Completed
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Planet Earth, an overview of selected geological topics, discusses how earthquakes, volcanoes, minerals and rocks, energy, and plate tectonics have interacted over deep time to produce our dynamic island in space, and its unique resources.

Semester 8 Fall 2017

Coursera Started: 01 Aug 2017 for 8 weeks In progress
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This course will focus on the theory, design and operation of commercial nuclear power reactors. The course will also touch on contemporary issues regarding nuclear power generation including: the nuclear fuel cycle, the economics of nuclear power, a…

Coursera Started: 01 Aug 2017 for 10 weeks In progress
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An introduction to the modern extragalactic astronomy and cosmology, the physical universe, big bang, formation and evolution of galaxies, quasars, and large-scale structure.

MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) Started: 01 Aug 2017 for 90 days In progress
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This subject introduces the key concepts and formalism of quantum mechanics and their relevance to topics in current research and to practical applications. Starting from the foundation of quantum mechanics and its applications in simple discrete sys…

MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) Started: 01 Aug 2017 for 90 days In progress
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The plasma state dominates the visible universe, and is important in fields as diverse as Astrophysics and Controlled Fusion. Plasma is often referred to as "the fourth state of matter." This course introduces the study of the nature and behavior of…