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Approx. 15 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Skills you will gain

Creative Sound DesignDo Chinese have Romantic LoveLife is a Deterministic ProcessTeaching PhilosophyComputer Network

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Flexible deadlines

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Beginner Level

Approx. 15 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
17 minutes to complete

Course Overview

1 video (Total 2 min), 1 reading
1 video
1 reading
Assignments and Grading10m
Week
2
5 hours to complete

Creative Sound Design (By Prof. Andrew Horner)

1 video (Total 10 min), 4 readings, 3 quizzes
4 readings
Kung Fu EDM - The Story5m
Kung Fu EDM - students who followed the story "closely"15m
Kung Fu EDM - students who followed the story "loosely"15m
Kung Fu EDM - students who took creative liberties with the story15m
2 practice exercises
Kung Fu EDM - Rate the wow-factor10m
A survey on media production tools and techniques5m
Week
3
2 hours to complete

Life is a Deterministic Process (By Prof. King L. Chow)

10 videos (Total 85 min), 1 quiz
10 videos
2.2 Are we all governed by physical laws?4m
2.3 Are we solely defined by our DNA?10m
2.4 Are we someone in the grey area?4m
2.5 Are we what we ate?5m
2.6 Are we hosts of aliens?4m
2.7 What really defines you?6m
2.8 Live your own meaningful life!12m
2.9 How did students react to the talk?23m
A dialog with Prof. King L Chow on his teaching philosophy10m
Week
4
2 hours to complete

Do Chinese have Romantic Love? (By Prof. Michelle Yik)

9 videos (Total 90 min), 1 quiz
9 videos
3.2 What is Love?8m
3.3 Do Chinese have Romantic Love?15m
3.4 How did we study Romantic Love among the Chinese? (study love songs)11m
3.5 How did we study Romantic Love among the Chinese? (study emotion lexicon)3m
3.6 How did we study Romantic Love among the Chinese? (study features of romantic love)13m
3.7 Romantic Love = Better Marriages?12m
3.8 Food for Thought1m
A dialog with Prof. Michelle Yik on her teaching philosophy14m

Instructors

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Andrew Horner

Professor
Computer Science and Engineering
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King L. Chow

Professor
Division of Life Science
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Michelle Yik

Professor
Division of Social Science
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Garvin Percy DIAS

Associate Professor of Business Education
Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management Department

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