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About the Course

Of all the animals on earth, which are the strongest for their size? What about the fastest? Who were the first animals to evolve flight? Insects take all of these titles and more! As the most abundant animals on the planet, insects and other arthropods affect our lives in so many ways. From beneficial interactions like pollination and biological pest control, to the transmission of life threatening diseases; this course will teach you about the big ways that these little arthropods impact our lives. In Bugs 101: Insect-Human Interactions, you will be plunged into the diverse (and sometimes alien) world of arthropods to learn how they work, what they do, and how insects and humans interact every day. After completing this course, you will be able to: Describe the evolutionary relationships between insects and their arthropod relatives Inventory major groups of insects and their diversity Demonstrate evolutionary adaptations that make insects successful Discuss insect biology and human-insect interactions Evaluate positive and negative interactions between insects and humans Propose practical and symbolic roles insects play in human societies...

Top reviews

Jul 7, 2020

Very interesting and specially the anchors of this course are very enthusiastic and encouraging throughout the course so my focus is maintain for bugs and surly I will search more on insects further.

Feb 4, 2020

Excellent course! Content-rich and very informative both as a learning experience for the insect enthusiast or beginning entomologist as well as an excellent review for the practicing entomologist.

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By Harvey R L

Oct 23, 2019

Absolutely fantastic course. I enjoyed every moment.

By Dhaval S

Oct 17, 2020

Amazing Course The Best way to Enter in Insect World


Nov 26, 2021

Excelente curso. Aprendi muito. Recomendo. Obrigado

By Brock B

Apr 29, 2020

Great introductory course for budding entomologist.

By Wendy R

Mar 28, 2020

this was the most fun thing i have done in 30 years

By Lee J

Jul 20, 2020

Interesting, varied and incredibly well delivered!

By Thapa S

Jul 9, 2020

best course to learn about entomology and insects.

By Brittany F

Nov 2, 2019

This class has been very enjoyable so far. Thanks.

By santiago D c

Apr 19, 2021

me encanto aprendi bastante quiero mas cursos asi


Sep 1, 2020

Very informative course. Covers all about insects

By chouaib b

Jun 11, 2020

this course was very helpful thank you very much

By Kate D

May 13, 2020

amazing and engaging course! I learned so much!

By Din M

Jun 8, 2020

This course is interesting and related my field

By Mark K

Mar 12, 2020

Excellent course. Good content, well presented.

By Chris T

Dec 6, 2020

That's the most complete course about insects.


Sep 4, 2020

It was a very helpful and knowledgeable course


May 2, 2020

educational and helps expand my knowledge more

By Francisco J S

Jan 29, 2020

Excellent and comprehensive course on insects.

By Andrey A

Aug 27, 2020

very, very high quality and incredible course

By ruchika b

Jun 14, 2020

Amazing course...learned a lot of new things.

By Marta K

May 20, 2020

A nice overview. Engaging. Useful interviews.

By Lauren M M

Jun 11, 2020

Very informational and great guest speakers!

By Mariah M

Dec 13, 2019

Awesome course overall and very interesting!

By Erica L

Oct 24, 2019

Lots of great info about our insect friends!

By Nathan B

Oct 3, 2019

Absolutely fantastic course. Well worth it!