Do-It-Yourself Geo Apps via Esri This course will show you how to combine location and narrative in one application to better communicate and broadcast your story, create custom web applications that solve problems in your community, and build powerful native applications for iOS and Android devices without touching a piece of code. Bookmark
Big Data Analysis with Scala and Spark École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne via Coursera In this course you’ll see how the data parallel paradigm can be extended to the distributed case, using Spark throughout. We’ll cover Spark’s programming model in detail, being careful to understand how and when it differs from familiar programming models, like shared-memory parallel collections or sequential Scala collections. Bookmark
Effective Business Presentations with Powerpoint PwC via Coursera This course is all about presenting the story of the data using PowerPoint. You’ll learn how to structure a presentation, [and how] to include insights and supporting data. You’ll also learn some design principles for effective visuals and slides. Bookmark
Anatomy: Human Neuroanatomy University of Michigan via edX Learn about the different parts of the central nervous system and how they work together with the entire body. Bookmark
Smart Cities – Management of Smart Urban Infrastructures École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne via Coursera Learn about the principles of management of urban infrastructures in the era of Smart Cities. The introduction of Smart urban technologies into legacy infrastructures has already resulted and will continue to result in numerous challenges and opportunities. This course will help you to make the best out of the introduction of these smart technologies in your cities’ legacy infrastructures. Bookmark
Speaking Effectively Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur via NPTEL This course aims to introduce learners to the dynamics of effective spoken communication by establishing speaking as an autonomous medium with a distinctive vocabulary, syntax, structure, style, and register. Bookmark
Health and Wellbeing in the Ancient World The Open University via FutureLearn What did being healthy in ancient Rome or Greece look like? How can we tell what wellbeing meant in ancient times? This course will help you investigate the health of people in ancient Greece and Rome, using both literary and archaeological evidence to uncover details of real life in ancient societies. Bookmark
The Earth in My Pocket: an Introduction to Geology The Open University via FutureLearn Discover the link between the ocean floor, volcanoes, and your mobile phone; why tiny marine plants and animals are at the core of the plastics industry; and how colliding continents and mountain-building processes influence the appearance of many buildings and numerous kitchen worktops. Bookmark
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