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Subtitles: English, Romanian

Learner Career Outcomes

50%

started a new career after completing these courses

35%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

31%

got a pay increase or promotion

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Beginner Level

Approx. 10 hours to complete

Suggested: 2-3 hours of work per week...

English

Subtitles: English, Romanian

Instructor

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Cristina Bicchieri 
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S. J. Patterson Harvie Professor of Social Thought and Comparative Ethics
Department of Philosophy
65,478 Learners
2 Courses

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Honors Lesson: Scripts and Schemas

2 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 58 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
9 videos
9.18m
9.25m
9.35m
9.46m
9.510m
9.67m
9.78m
9.84m
4 readings
What are schemas?2m
What are scripts?2m
Example of Scripts and Schemas5m
Models of Schema Change8m
1 practice exercise
Quiz #9: Scripts and Schemas16m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Norm Creation

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 45 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
6 videos
10.14m
10.29m
10.37m
10.410m
10.511m
3 readings
Social norms arising from descriptive norms8m
Latrine use: a case study in norm creation10m
Social norms arising to solve a collective action problem6m
1 practice exercise
Quiz #10: Norm Creation16m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Norm Abandonment

2 hours to complete
13 videos (Total 101 min)
13 videos
11.18m
11.210m
11.3.16m
11.3.26m
11.3.37m
11.45m
11.58m
11.68m
11.7.111m
11.7.29m
11.8.17m
11.8.28m
2 practice exercises
Norm Abandonment Part 116m
Norm Abandonment Part Two16m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Trendsetters and Social Change

2 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 76 min)
10 videos
12.17m
12.2.18m
12.2.27m
12.3.17m
12.3.27m
12.48m
12.59m
12.68m
12.710m
2 practice exercises
Trendsetters and Social Change Part One16m
Trendsetters and Social Change Part Two16m
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Top reviews from Social Norms, Social Change II

By ESOct 8th 2017

I absolutely loved this course. One issue I would like to point out though is that there are mistakes in the transcripts (for example, instead of trendsetter, the word, transactor appears often).

By SMAug 5th 2017

This course is outstanding . I love it and i haven't been boring of any section of it..\n\nIt is good to know how can one social norm can effects the community and how can we avoid doing it

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