Courses

Lab Safety: The Interactive Game of Don’t Endanger the Owls

Academic laboratories where hazardous materials are used are potentially dangerous places. Taking the necessary precautions to avoid unnecessary hazards is paramount for the safety of all involved. LabSafety.1x is an interactive course module to engage students and reinforce the key concepts of safe laboratory practices.

Future Course | edX
Mary C. "Cindy" Farach-Carson | Stacey Kalovidouris


January 31, 2017

Fundamentals of Immunology: Death by Friendly Fire

In this biology and life sciences course, we’ll flip the basic question of, “How does the immune system protect you?” to, “How can your immune system endanger you?”

Ongoing Course | edX
Alma Moon Novotny


January 10, 2017

Finance for Non-Finance Professionals

This short course surveys all the major topics covered in a full semester MBA level finance course, but with a more intuitive approach on a very high conceptual level. The goal here is give you a roadmap and framework for how financial professional make decisions.

 

Past Course | Coursera
James Weston


November 7, 2016

Rice Engineering Leadership Specialization

Engineers wanting to advance their careers must be able to lead teams effectively.

Past Course | Coursera
David Van Kleeck


November 7, 2016

Math Camp for Economics PhD Students

This course will introduce students to the basic level of mathematics required for a Ph.D. course in economics. 

Past Course | Rice University powered by Canvas
Atara Oliver | Metin Uyanik | Hülya Eraslan


October 24, 2016

AP® Physics 1

Explore the AP® Physics 1 topics and boost your thinking and writing skills.

Concept videos, Problem solving videos, Interactive, virtual lab experiences, a FREE Physics 1 textbook and more!


Ongoing Course | edX for Avanced Placement
Gigi Nevils | Dr. Jason Hafner | Matt Wilson


September 27, 2016

Investment and Portfolio Management Specialization

This four-course Specialization allows you to learn the essential skills of portfolio management and personal investing.

Ongoing Course | Coursera
Arzu Ozoguz


September 26, 2016

Business Statistics and Analysis Specialization

The Business Statistics and Analysis Specialization is designed to equip you with a basic understanding of business data analysis tools and techniques. 

Ongoing Course | Coursera
Sharad Borle


September 26, 2016

Leadership and Decision Making in the Energy Industry

Explore basics of energy sustainability through techno/economic frameworks and global markets – a comprehensive foundation for strategic business decision-making.

Past Course | Rice University powered by Canvas
Charles D. McConnell | Frederick R. Eames | Michael J. Nasi | John A. Harju | Jorge Leis | Michael Moore


August 15, 2016