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Approx. 18 hours to complete

English

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Beginner Level

Approx. 18 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

8 minutes to complete

Welcome

8 minutes to complete
2 videos (Total 8 min)
2 videos
Introduction to Reasoning Across the Disciplines7m
3 hours to complete

Think Like a Chemist

3 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 13 min), 1 reading, 3 quizzes
2 videos
How Energy Powers our Universe7m
1 reading
About the Contributor: Thomas Freeman10m
2 practice exercises
The World at the Atomic Level6m
How Energy Powers our Universe6m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Think Like an Historian

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 16 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
3 videos
Understanding Columbus’s Impressions of the Tainos8m
Understanding the Tainos’ Impressions of Columbus4m
2 readings
A Letter from Christopher Columbus10m
About the Contributor: Kathleen DuVal10m
1 practice exercise
Columbus and World History4m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Think Like a Psychologist

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 21 min), 1 reading, 3 quizzes
3 videos
Thinking and Feeling9m
Mind Perception and Moral Judgment8m
1 reading
About the Contributor: Kurt Gray10m
2 practice exercises
Practice Quiz: Thinking and Feeling8m
Practice Quiz: Mind Perception and Moral Judgment6m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Think Like a Law Professor

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 51 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
3 videos
Understanding the Civil Law of Battery22m
Liberty versus Property16m
3 readings
Court Cases: Hackbart and O'Brien10m
Court Cases: Mugler and Lucas10m
About the Contributor: Donald Hornstein10m
2 practice exercises
Understanding the Civil Law of Battery4m
Liberty versus Property4m

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