Created by:   University of California, San Diego

  • Dr. Barbara Oakley

    Taught by:    Dr. Barbara Oakley, Ramón y Cajal Distinguished Scholar of Global Digital Learning, McMaster University

    Professor of Engineering, Industrial & Systems Engineering, Oakland University

  • Dr. Terrence Sejnowski

    Taught by:    Dr. Terrence Sejnowski, Francis Crick Professor at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies

    Computational Neurobiology Laboratory

  • Orlando Trejo

    Taught by:    Orlando Trejo, Professor of Engineering

    Department of Electronics and Circuits, Universidad Simón Bolívar
Commitment4 horas de video, 3 horas de ejercicios, 3 horas de material adicional
English, Subtitles: Arabic, French, Bengali, Ukrainian, Portuguese (European), Chinese (Simplified), Greek, Italian, Portuguese (Brazilian), Vietnamese, Dutch, German, Russian, Spanish, Romanian
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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4.9 stars
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Rated 4.9 out of 5 of 422 ratings

[ESP] Excelente curso!! Abarca interesantes hechos sobre el cerebro y conceptos del proceso de aprendizaje. Adicionalmente (y no menos importante) el curso ofrece valiosos consejos del día a día para ser exitoso en el Aprendizaje (y en la Vida en general).

Lo recomiendo para personas de todas las edades y/o intereses (estudiantes, profesionales, etc).

[ENG] Excellent course!! It covers interesting brain facts and learning process concepts. In addition (and not less important) it gives you valuable day-by-day tips for being succesful in Learning (and Life in general).

I would recommend it for people of all ages and/or interests (students, professionals, etc).

Thanks to Dr. Barbara Oakley, Dr. Terrence Sejnowski and all the people that made this course possible!

Primero quiero Felicitarlos , es un material clarísimo

Useful, very interesting course.

I think this course is totally awesome, because even if you are a good student all the information that you understand here helps you to get more deeply the way you learn, so this way you can increase more effectively your study habits, be accurate with all things you want to learn and encourage you to learn more and more.