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This is an introductory-level course in supervised learning, with a focus on regression and classification methods. The syllabus includes: linear and polynomial regression, logistic regression and...
Digging Deeper: Making Manuscripts
Digging Deeper: Making Manuscripts introduces you to the study of early text technologies, focusing principally on the medieval book, but covering other textual objects, too, such as scrolls and d...
Writing in the Sciences
This course teaches scientists to become more effective writers, using practical examples and exercises. Topics include: principles of good writing, tricks for writing faster and with less anxiety,...
Intro to Theoretical Computer Science
This class teaches you about basic concepts in theoretical computer science -- such as NP-completeness -- and what they imply for solving tough algorithmic problems.
Introduction to Differential Equations
Phenomena as diverse as the motion of the planets, the spread of a disease, and the oscillations of a suspension bridge are governed by differential equations. MATH226x is an introduction to the ma...
Cryptography is present in everyday life, from paying with a credit card to using the telephone. Learn all about making and breaking puzzles in computing.
English Essay Writing
Being able to write effective, persuasive, and lucid essays is a vital skill that we all need, irrespective of the subject we study. By following the tactics and techniques taught in this course,...
The Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking - DVD, digital video course
It’s rare to find a truly gifted chef who can actually show you how to cook. Now, The Great Courses has joined forces with the prestigious Culinary Institute of America to give you just that. The E...
Language, Proof and Logic
The ability to reason is fundamental to human beings. Whatever the discipline or discourse it is important to be able to distinguish correct reasoning from incorrect reasoning. The consequences of ...
Our Energetic Earth
We live on the surface of a dynamic and yet paradoxically stable planet that experiences a remarkable range of energetic phenomena, from waves and currents in the ocean to wind and thunderstorms in...
Contraception: Choices, Culture and Consequences
Learn about the wide range of contraceptive methods, and the public health implications related to access to information and choices about reproductive health.
Understanding Einstein: The Special Theory of Relativity
This course offers you the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the life and work of the young Albert Einstein and especially his mind-bending special theory of relativity.
Introduction to Psychology
This Introduction to Psychology Course uses problem-based learning that showsyou how to apply your knowledge in real-world situations. Our Many Ways™learning model feature multiple teachers and v...
Exploring Quantum Physics
An introduction to quantum physics with emphasis on topics at the frontiers of research, and developing understanding through exercise.