Charles Darwin, Evolution, and Tropical Australia - Charles Darwin University

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Free

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  • Course
  • Online
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

This free, open course is offered by Charles Darwin University to provide an introduction to Charles Darwin, the theory of evolution, Alfred Russel Wallace, and an overview of adaptation of tropical organisms in the Northern Territory of Australia.

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Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Online

What you'll learn on the course

Research
Science
Evolution
Tropical Australia
Charles Darwin

Course programme

You will experience highly engaging interactives, videos and innovative media. This course won Blackboard's 2014 Exemplary Course Award and Director's Choice for Courses with Distincion. 

"This course is one of the best MOOC course designs I have seen and should be considered a model for others to follow. The materials are so relevant and engaging that it feels like you are talking with the person." ~Blackboard Review Panel

No prerequisite required.

Featuring guest appearances by Harvard University's Professor Janet Browne, Charles Darwin Scholar 2014 and Professors Peter and Rosemary Grant, Princeton, Charles Darwin Scholars 2016. 

Course begins June 24, 2016. Once you are enrolled, you will find the course in your course list.  

Additional information

Keith Christian
Professor
Research Institute for the Environment and Livelihoods MOOCs @CDU