Intel® Retail Edge Program. The Civil War and Reconstruction. XSeries Program Overview Civil War and Reconstruction, which introduces students to the most pivotal era in American history.
The Civil War transformed the nation by eliminating the threat of secession and destroying the institution of slavery. It raised questions that remain central to our understanding of ourselves as a people and a nation – the balance of power between local and national authority, the boundaries of citizenship, and the meanings of freedom and equality. This XSeries will examine the causes of the war, the road to secession, the conduct of the Civil War, the coming of emancipation, and the struggle after the war to breathe meaning into the promise of freedom for four million emancipated slaves.
International Law. A series of credit-eligible courses recognized by industry.
International Law is the law of the international community and in our globalized world, it is an expanding field and international politics cannot be understood today without some knowledge of the legal constraints bearing on it. With this International Law MicroMasters Program, you’ll master the language and institutions of international law. The MicroMasters Program will give you a clear understanding of the ways by which international law exists as a legal order and bears on domestic governance (human rights), war (law of armed conflicts) and the economy (investment law).
EdTechX: Educational Technology XSeries Program. Visualizing Japan. XSeries Program Overview This 3-course XSeries examines the modern history of Japan, from the 1850s to 1930s, as well as that of postwar Tokyo through the rich historical visual records.
The first course, “Visualizing Japan (1850s-1930s): Westernization, Protest, Modernity,” considers methodologies historians use to “visualize” the past and look into some historical events such as Commodore Perry’s 1853-54 expedition to Japan and Tokyo’s 1905 Hibiya Riot. It also examines modernity, as seen in the archives of the major Japanese cosmetics company, Shiseido. Future Cities. XSeries Program Overview “Future Cities” is a series of urban MOOCs bringing the latest research results on planning, managing and transforming cities to those places in the world where they are needed most.
“Future Cities” provides an overview. “Quality of Life: Livability in Future Cities” describes factors of livability in cities. “Smart Cities” presents realistic approaches, methods and techniques to increase the sustainability and resilience of cities. Our long-term goal is to make the “Future Cities” series on urban MOOCs the worldwide first and complete series of urban courses dealing with the design, management and transformation of cities for their sustainable and resilient future. Artificial Intelligence. Skip MicroMasters Main Overview A series of credit-eligible courses recognized by industry.
Gain expertise in one of the most fascinating and fastest growing areas of computer science through an innovative online program that covers fascinating and compelling topics in the field of Artificial Intelligence and its applications. Supply Chain Management. Project Management. Skip MicroMasters Main Overview A series of credit-eligible courses recognized by industry.
The Project Management MicroMasters Program from RIT is a graduate level learning experience* designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to be a successful project manager in any industry. This online sequence is a semester’s worth of work and consists of three courses and a final capstone exam. Earning the MicroMasters Credential will showcase your understanding of project management techniques and tools. International Business Management. A series of credit-eligible courses recognized by industry.
Want to advance your career in the global workplace or master the skills for conducting global business? The International Business Management MicroMasters Program from the prestigious Thunderbird School of Global Management at Arizona State University offers a highly specialized global management education that will open pathways to leadership roles in multinational corporations as well as non-governmental organizations. Offering 70 years of experience and international top ranking, this MicroMasters Program will equip you with management skills essential for conducting global business successfully. Managing People from a Global Perspective.
In this business and management course, you will learn how to achieve organizational success through positive and growth focused employee management.
You will learn current strategies for managing people in a complex, volatile global context. Starting with the basics of achieving optimal team success and the importance of managing both task and process. You will also focus on the characteristics found among high performing teams, as well as characteristics needed for success in exceptional genius/virtuoso, virtual and multicultural teams. You will also examine how to shape others’ behaviors in a global environment via basics of operant conditioning, the “3 Rs” and reward design. Leadership in Global Development. A series of credit-eligible courses recognized by industry.
International Development aims to reduce poverty and improve the living standards, health and quality of life for those in developing countries. As our world becomes more complex, qualified and skilled professionals are needed to lead across sectors and organizations. Are you working in international development and want to take the next step in your career? Is having more in-depth knowledge of the development sector vital to success in your current role? Entrepreneurship. Social Work: Practice, Policy and Research. Biobased Sciences for Sustainability. Leading Educational Innovation and Improvement. A series of credit-eligible courses recognized by industry.
Education systems around the world face the central challenge of finding innovative solutions and techniques for improving student performance. This challenge is shared by teachers, teacher-leaders, and principals who are responsible for improving opportunities to learn, with two goals: raising average levels of student performance and reducing achievement gaps between students. Beyond schools, leaders in district offices, government agencies, professional associations, and other non-governmental enterprises also share the challenge of improving student performance at scale across entire schools, districts, and systems. This MicroMasters Program will develop learners’ knowledge of educational innovation, research, and practice to enable them to improve the education and lives of children in their own schools and beyond.