Security on the Internet, the basics of programming, the basics of logic-it seems that any educated person should understand these and similar topics, but sometimes there is no money for new knowledge, no desire to study thick volumes in the library. We collected 10 free courses for the fall, which will help to broaden your horizons without much effort and cost.
Where and when: online at any time (duration — 10 lessons)
Video course will help to master the technology Windows Forms Net. Framework in C#, thanks to which you will be able to write several utilities and get a clear idea of the basics of programming.
Organizer: The Academy Of Yandex
Where and when: online at any time (duration — 21 lessons)
The online course “Yandex Academy” will tell you what are the types of Internet fraud and how to protect your computer, browser and wallet from them.
INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC
Organizer: Stanford University
Where and when: online anytime (duration-10 weeks)
In 10 weeks you will learn the basics of logic and the principles of its application in mathematics, engineering, business, law, etc.
THE SCIENCE OF SUCCESS
Organizer: University of Michigan
Where and when: online anytime (duration-7 weeks)
How your beliefs, expertise, motivation, relationships with others and a well-thought-out plan affect success, experts at the University of Michigan will tell.
A SERIES OF LECTURES BY IRINA KULIK “DISSYMMETRICAL SIMILARITIES»
Organizer: Garage Museum of contemporary art
Where and when: Moscow, from September 17 2019 (duration-3 months)
Cost: free, registration required
The series of lectures by art critic and cultural critic Irina Kulik is based on the search for unexpected similarities and Parallels in the work of a variety of (sometimes completely different) contemporary artists.
PAINTING OF FRANCE. FROM IMPRESSIONISTS TO PICASSO
Organizer: Hermitage Academy
Where and when: online anytime
Gauguin, Renoir, Matisse, Pissarro — you can learn more about these and other French artists in the Hermitage online course. Most of the material is presented in text format.
Organizer: Strelka Institute
Where and when: Moscow, dates on request (duration-5 months)
Terraforming is a new interdisciplinary program “Strelka”, where experts from different fields will explore the consequences and future of urbanization on a planetary scale. Applicants must have completed higher education, fluent English and at least two years of work experience.
THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE AND RUSSIAN NATIONALISM
Organizer: European University at St. Petersburg
Where and when: online at any time (duration-13 hours of video)
One of the main specialists in Russian nationalism Alexander Miller presents the author’s course on the historical features of this political phenomenon.
CHINA AND COMMUNISM
Organizer: Harvard University
Where and when: online anytime (duration-15 weeks)
The Communist Party has been in power in China for many years. The online course of Harvard University will tell about why it happened and how the history of China will develop further.
THE SCIENCE OF EXERCISE
Organizer: University of Colorado at boulder
Where and when: online at any time (duration-4 weeks)
The applied online course on physiology and anatomy for those who regularly go to training, explain how the body gets energy, acts during exercise, faces the positive and negative consequences of sports.