Online Learning


Fundamentals of Human Nutrition

1/22/2013 - 4/2/2013

"Identify the nutrients needed by humans and explain their major functions in the body, dietary sources, and the effects of insufficient as well as excessive intakes.
Describe the processes of food digestion and absorption and nutrient utilization.
Explain the meaning of energy balance, and methods to calculate energy needs"

Social Media

02/25/2013 - 05/05/2013

Students explore emerging social media technologies and processes and study their application in a variety of contemporary settings. Students will learn how to use and author content for online tools such as blogs, microblogs, collaboration mechanisms, podcasts, RSS-feeds, video, bookmarking, and other emerging web technologies. The course will also study how to use these technologies to monitor conversations on the Internet, engage online communities, identify influencers, and establish thought leadership.

Foundations of Business Strategy

3/4/2013 - 4/15/2013

Learn how to analyze an organization's strategy and make recommendations to improve its value creation by building your strategist's toolkit.

Leading Strategic Innovation in Organizations

3/5/2013 - 4/30/2013

Improve your ability to manage creativity and to lead an innovation strategy in businesses, schools, hospitals, governments, and other complex organizations and institutions, by diagnosing likely innovation failures before they occur.

Surviving Disruptive Technologies

3/25/2013 - 5/13/2013

The purpose of this course is to help individuals and organizations survive when confronted with disruptive technologies that threaten their current way of life.

A Beginner's Guide to Irrational Behavior

3/25/2013 - 5/6/2013

In this course we will learn about some of the many ways in which people behave in less than rational ways, and how we might overcome these problems.

Data Management for Clinical Research

4/1/2013 - 5/13/2013

Learn critical concepts and practical methods to support research data planning, collection, storage and dissemination.

Statistics: Making Sense of Data

4/1/2013 - 5/27/2013

This course is an introduction to the key ideas and principles of the collection, display, and analysis of data to guide you in making valid and appropriate conclusions about the world.

Healthcare Innovation and Entrepreneurship

4/15/2013 - 5/27/2013

This interdisciplinary course focuses on sustainable innovation, introducing entrepreneurial students to the realities of problem identification and solution design within the complex world of healthcare.

Design: Creation of Artifacts in Society

4/29/2013 - 6/24/2013

Combine fundamental concepts with hands-on design challenges to become a better designer.