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Beginner Level

Approx. 10 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • Examine the mechanisms that allow certain organisms to overcome impossible odds to survive in a difficult environment.

  • Analyze the ways in which Oxygen, pressure, acceleration and other sustained threats impact the human body in extreme environments.

  • Explore mechanical, biomedical, and electrical engineering problems involved in space travel and potential solutions.

Skills you will gain

  • physiology
  • Physics
  • Medicine
  • case study
  • Critical Thinking
Flexible deadlines
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100% online
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Beginner Level

Approx. 10 hours to complete
English

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Duke University

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

History of Medicine and Aviation

1 hour to complete
7 videos (Total 28 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

Out of Thin Air

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 25 min)
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

The Price of Leaving

3 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 125 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Extremes of Acceleration

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 86 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz

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