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Portuguese (Brazilian)

Subtitles: Portuguese (Brazilian)

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BiologySolar SystemsPlantAstrobiology

Learner Career Outcomes

62%

started a new career after completing these courses

37%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

12%

got a pay increase or promotion

Shareable Certificate

Earn a Certificate upon completion

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Beginner Level

Approx. 5 hours to complete

Portuguese (Brazilian)

Subtitles: Portuguese (Brazilian)

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Módulo 1

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 71 min)
7 videos
A vida e sua diversidade13m
Formação de sistemas planetários7m
A teoria da evolução e os criacionismos7m
Teoria geral da vida11m
Origem do universo na perspectiva da cosmologia19m
A vida em um contexto mais amplo4m
1 practice exercise
Exercícios da semana 120m
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

Módulo 2

1 hour to complete
7 videos (Total 42 min)
7 videos
O sistema solar e a vida3m
Da abiogênese à biogênese9m
Experimento de Urey e Miller4m
Os cometas e a origem da vida13m
Experimentos com moléculas pré-bióticas2m
As evidências de um crime perfeito5m
1 practice exercise
Exercícios semana 212m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Módulo 3

1 hour to complete
7 videos (Total 66 min)
7 videos
Os fatores ambientais na origem da vida9m
Habitabilidade7m
A primeira célula7m
O DNA13m
A Astrobiologia e a origem da vida18m
Estamos sós no universo?5m
1 practice exercise
Exercícios semana 320m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Módulo 4

1 hour to complete
9 videos (Total 68 min)
9 videos
Bioassinaturas8m
A Vida no Sistema Solar4m
Equação de Drake4m
Os novos telescópios e a busca pela vida6m
Indo além da fronteira - perspectivas para o futuro17m
Exoplanetas e as Super Terras6m
Nós e o Universo8m
A cada resposta uma nova pergunta5m
1 practice exercise
Exercícios semana 412m

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