Created by:   American Museum of Natural History

  • Joel Cracraft

    Taught by:    Joel Cracraft, Chair and Lamont Curator

    Division of Vertebrate Zoology

  • David Randle

    Taught by:    David Randle, Senior Manager of Professional Development

    Education Department

Commitment5-8 hours/week
Language
English
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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4.6 stars
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Coursework
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American Museum of Natural History
The American Museum of Natural History is one of the world’s preeminent scientific, educational and cultural institutions. Since its founding in 1869, the Museum has advanced its global mission to discover, interpret, and disseminate information about human cultures, the natural world, and the universe through a wide-ranging program of scientific research, education, and exhibition.
Ratings and Reviews
Rated 4.6 out of 5 of 119 ratings

good course, complete in terms of basic knowlegde in evolution, so very good for someone not very familiar with all the details on this subject. However, I was expecting more information on the teaching part, and especially I think most of the lectures on it should have been like the one in week 4.

Current and well explained for teachers or anyone wanting to be informed on the topic.

Recommended.

It was a bit short but it was very clear and with useful information.

Very interesting!