Science218 courses


Exploring the mysteries of exoplanets - planets around other stars.
INSTRUCTORS: B. Schmidt, P. Franc...

Relativity and Astrophysics

Explore the powerful and intriguing connections between astronomy and Einstein’s theory of relativity.
INSTRUCTORS: David F. Chernoff

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.
STARTS: May 03, 2016
INSTRUCTORS: Mary C. "Cindy" Farach-Carson

An Introduction to Global Health

Understanding challenges and solutions to global health issues from an inter-disciplinary perspective.
STARTS: Mar 31, 2016

Climate Change Policy and Public Health

Explore current evidence linking climate change and public health while learning the fundamental co-benefits of climate change mitigation. Evaluate policies and interventions while gaining hands on experience communicating climate science and health to policy makers and the general public.
STARTS: Nov 09, 2015
INSTRUCTORS: Jonathan Patz
University of Wisconsin–Madison