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Flexible deadlines
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Beginner Level
Approx. 10 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: English, Russian, Romanian, German

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

From Daily Life to the Big Bang

3 hours to complete
12 videos (Total 95 min), 3 readings, 14 quizzes
12 videos
Introduction8m
1-1 Night and Day, and Four Seasons9m
1-2 Revolution of the Earth5m
1-3 Why Elliptic?8m
1-4 Why Does Everything Fall the Same Way?8m
1-5 Beginning of the Universe Look Far into the Past I13m
1-6 Beginning of the Universe Look Far into the Past II5m
1-7 Beginning of the Universe Look Far into the Past III6m
1-8 Beginning of the Universe Look Far into the Past IV8m
1-9 Beginning of the Universe Look Far into the Past V10m
1-10 Cosmic Expansion6m
3 readings
Course Description10m
Syllabus10m
About Optional Challenge Problems10m
14 practice exercises
Practice Quiz 1-12m
Practice Quiz 1-22m
Graded Quiz 1-14m
Practice Quiz 1-34m
Practice Quiz 1-42m
Graded Quiz 1-24m
Practice Quiz 1-52m
Practice Quiz 1-62m
Practice Quiz 1-72m
Practice Quiz 1-82m
Practice Quiz 1-92m
Practice Quiz 1-102m
Graded Quiz 1-36m
Optional Challenge Problem 110m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Birth of Elements and Higgs Boson

2 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 97 min)
9 videos
2-2 Birth of Elements II11m
2-3 Birth of Elements III6m
2-4 Birth of Elements IV9m
2-5 Birth of Elements V14m
2-6 Higgs Boson Frozen into the Universe I7m
2-7 Higgs Boson Frozen into the Universe II13m
2-8 Higgs Boson Frozen into the Universe III15m
2-9 Higgs Boson Frozen into the Universe IV12m
11 practice exercises
Practice Quiz 2-12m
Practice Quiz 2-22m
Practice Quiz 2-32m
Practice Quiz 2-42m
Practice Quiz 2-52m
Graded Quiz 2-16m
Practice Quiz 2-62m
Practice Quiz 2-72m
Practice Quiz 2-82m
Practice Quiz 2-92m
Graded Quiz 2-28m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Dark Matter and Anti-Matter

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 83 min), 1 reading, 11 quizzes
8 videos
3-2 Dark Matter I6m
3-3 Dark Matter II10m
3-4 Nature of Dark Matter I9m
3-5 Nature of Dark Matter II9m
3-6 Neutrinos and Anti-Matter I13m
3-7 Neutrinos and Anti-Matter II13m
3-8 Neutrinos and Anti-Matter III9m
1 reading
About Optional Challenge Problems10m
11 practice exercises
Practice Quiz 3-12m
Practice Quiz 3-22m
Practice Quiz 3-32m
Practice Quiz 3-42m
Practice Quiz 3-52m
Graded Quiz 3-18m
Practice Quiz 3-62m
Practice Quiz 3-72m
Practice Quiz 3-82m
Graded Quiz 3-26m
Optional Challenge Problem 210m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Inflation and Dark Energy

3 hours to complete
15 videos (Total 146 min), 1 reading, 9 quizzes
15 videos
4-2 Inflation and Uncertainty Principle II (Uncertainty Principle I )12m
4-3 Inflation and Uncertainty Principle III (Uncertainty Principle II )10m
4-4 Fate of the Universe5m
4-5 Dark Energy9m
4-6 Big Rip6m
4-7 Future Observations11m
4-8 Wrap-up5m
Extra Lecture 1 Theoretical Discovery of Higgs Boson8m
Extra Lecture 2-1 Discovery of Neutrino Oscillations and Neutrino Mass I13m
Extra Lecture 2-2 Discovery of Neutrino Oscillations and Neutrino Mass II12m
Extra Lecture 3-1 Discovery of Gravitational Waves I7m
Extra Lecture 3-2 Discovery of Gravitational Waves II11m
Extra Lecture 3-3 Discovery of Gravitational Waves III10m
Extra Lecture 3-4 Discovery of Gravitational Waves IV4m
1 reading
Introduction1m
9 practice exercises
Practice Quiz 4-12m
Practice Quiz 4-22m
Practice Quiz 4-32m
Graded Quiz 4-18m
Practice Quiz 4-42m
Practice Quiz 4-52m
Practice Quiz 4-62m
Practice Quiz 4-72m
Graded Quiz 4-26m

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