About this Specialization

Use the links below to audit the courses at no cost*: Course 1: Journey of the Universe: The Unfolding of Life Course 2: Journey of the Universe: Weaving Knowledge and Action Course 3: The Worldview of Thomas Berry: The Flourishing of the Earth Community Journey of the Universe: A Story for Our Times is a course series created by senior research scholars at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Mary Evelyn Tucker and John Grim. The courses weave the discoveries of the evolutionary sciences together with the humanities such as history, philosophy, art, and religion. The courses in this Specialization draw on the Emmy-award winning film, Journey of the Universe, the book from Yale University Press, and a series of 20 interviews with scientists and environmentalists, titled Journey Conversations. Each week there will be a brief commentary by Brian Thomas Swimme, co-author of the Journey book. *Auditing is available only to those who are logged in to a preexisting Coursera account. In order to audit these courses at no cost, please first log in to Coursera or sign up for free. After logging into Coursera, click on the course's "Enroll for Free" button, then select "Audit this course" at the bottom of the dialogue box.
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Beginner Level
Approx. 5 months to complete
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English
Learner Career Outcomes
50%
Started a new career after completing this specialization.
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online courses
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible Schedule
Set and maintain flexible deadlines.
Beginner Level
Approx. 5 months to complete
Suggested 5 hours/week
English

There are 3 Courses in this Specialization

Course1

Course 1

Journey of the Universe: The Unfolding of Life

4.7
stars
332 ratings
93 reviews
Course2

Course 2

Journey Conversations: Weaving Knowledge and Action

4.8
stars
127 ratings
28 reviews
Course3

Course 3

The Worldview of Thomas Berry: The Flourishing of the Earth Community

4.7
stars
110 ratings
30 reviews

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