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Water Supply and Sanitation Policy in Developing Countries Part 1: Understanding Complex Problems

Our course explores what can be done to solve the complex problem that half a billion people worldwi...

University/Institute: University of Manchester

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Water Resources Management and Policy

Water management today is faced with new challenges such as climate change or the effects of human a...

University/Institute: University of Geneva

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Urbanisation and Health - Promoting Sustainable Solutions

More than half of world’s population lives in cities while only 5% did so in the 18th century. The r...

University/Institute: University of Copenhagen

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Unraveling the Cycling City

Obscured by its apparent simplicity, cycling is a complex phenomenon. Being an almost perfect human-...

University/Institute: University of Amsterdam

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Understanding 9/11: Why 9/11 Happened & How Terrorism Affects Our World Today

This course will explore the forces that led to the 9/11 attacks and the policies the United States...

University/Institute: Duke University

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The Social Context of Mental Health and Illness

Learn how social factors promote mental health, influence the onset and course of mental illness, an...

University/Institute: University of Toronto

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The Modern World, Part Two: Global History since 1910

This is a survey of modern history from a global perspective. Part Two begins early in the twentieth...

University/Institute: University of Virginia

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The Modern World, Part One: Global History from 1760 to 1910

This is a survey of modern history from a global perspective. Part One begins with the political and...

University/Institute: University of Virginia

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The Changing Global Order

How are international power relations changing and how can global peace and stability be maintained?...

University/Institute: Universiteit Leiden

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Terrorism and Counterterrorism: Comparing Theory and Practice

Delve into the research behind terrorism as you unpack the assumptions and impacts of both terrorism...

University/Institute: Universiteit Leiden

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Sports and Society

Sports play a giant role in contemporary society worldwide. But few of us pause to think about the l...

University/Institute: Duke University

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Soul Beliefs: Causes and Consequences - Unit 1: Historical Foundations

Throughout history, the vast majority of people around the globe have believed they have, however de...

University/Institute: Rutgers the State University of New Jersey

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Smart Cities – Management of Smart Urban Infrastructures

Learn about Smart Cities within the context of management of urban infrastructures. The introduction...

University/Institute: École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

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Security & Safety Challenges in a Globalized World

Security and safety challenges rank among the most pressing issues of modern times. Challenges such...

University/Institute: Universiteit Leiden

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Roman Art and Archaeology

The objective of this course is to provide an overview of the culture of ancient Rome beginning abou...

University/Institute: University of Arizona

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Research for Impact

In this course, you will learn more about the Research for Impact approach - a set of principles and...

University/Institute: University of Cape Town

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Refugees in the 21st Century

This MOOC provides insight into the refugee phenomenon as one of the most complex, compelling and (a...

University/Institute: University of London

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Reducing Gun Violence in America: Evidence for Change

Reducing Gun Violence in America: Evidence for Change is designed to provide learners with the best...

University/Institute: Johns Hopkins University

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Reclaiming the Street for Livable Urban Spaces

In Reclaiming the Street, you will learn about the mechanisms of change and will be challenged to ap...

University/Institute: University of Amsterdam

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Qualitative Research Methods

In this course you will be introduced to the basic ideas behind the qualitative research in social s...

University/Institute: University of Amsterdam

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