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Approx. 16 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Unit 1 - Beginnings: A New Disease Surprises The World

3 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 94 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz
9 videos
01.02 - A Snapshot of the Epidemic6m
01.03 - Mini-Intro (2): Suggested Books6m
01.04 - Memories of the Beginning: San Juan and Cambridge, Mass.15m
01.05 - Some History17m
01.06 - Memories of the Beginning: Chicago and Philadelphia19m
01.07 - Mini-Intro (3): Learning about Science; The Bodily Fluids that Carry HIV2m
01.08 - HIV, Other Viruses, Other Species, Virus Hunters17m
01.09 - Mini-Intro (4): Talking About Sex2m
6 readings
Syllabus6m
Discussion Forum Guidelines4m
Welcome to Unit 1!4m
Video Schedule6m
Help us learn more about you!10m
Clarification10m
1 practice exercise
Unit 1 Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Unit 2 - Transmission, Gender, Politics

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 89 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
7 videos
02.02 - Sexual Transmission of HIV13m
02.03 - Taking a Sexual History11m
02.04 - Non-Sexual Transmission of HIV7m
02.05 - Four Presidents (1): Reagan16m
02.06 - Memories of the Beginning: Princeton and Washington, DC, and Ann Arbor, MI17m
02.07 - Memories of the Beginning: NIH6m
1 reading
Unit 2: What to expect4m
1 practice exercise
Unit 2 Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Unit 3 - Testing (and Some Politics and Memories)

3 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 119 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
9 videos
03.02 - Memories of the Beginning: Detroit17m
03.03 - Future Ministers Get Tested13m
03.04 - Test Counselors19m
03.05 - Professor Tests Himself, Oral Swab 13m
03.06 - Professor Tests Himself, Blood 7m
03.07 - Four Presidents (2): Museveni10m
03.08 - Update on Testing6m
03.09 - 03.09 - Course Recap8m
1 reading
Welcome to Unit 34m
1 practice exercise
Unit 3 Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Unit 4 - Living With HIV

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 63 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
5 videos
04.02 - Richard's Story - Living with HIV9m
04.03 - Bug Chasers and Gift Givers5m
04.04 - Four Presidents (3): Bush13m
04.05 - AIDS, Gender, Sexual Orientation Issues14m
1 reading
Unit 4 Preview4m
1 practice exercise
Unit 4 Quiz30m

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