Online Courses in Various Other Topics

The courses that show up in this page are less related to specific economics topics, and more concerned with general knowledge, comprising anything from online lectures for boosting your math background to getting access to virtual tours run by art museums.

Let us know what you're looking forward to learning online by emailing Jillian at jrs7 (at) williams (dot) edu, and we'll put your recommendations right up!

Announcement: IDEAS Calendar of Virtual Webinars in Development

IDEAS is hosting a calendar of all the webinars they can find related to development. Check back often if you have some time and want to learn something new!

Online course in photography, starting from the basics

If you’re looking to get your mind off work, or want to spend some time learning a hobby, why not check out this online course offered through Michigan State on photography? Doesn’t matter if you have a smartphone or the fanciest Nikon, this course will get you up and running, ready to explore the world around you, no matter how much or little room you’ve got.

Online course: Child Nutrition and Cooking

If you’re stuck at home, why not try cooking some new things and deepening your knowledge of how to feed your kid with this free Coursera course, offered by Stanford University?

Online Learning: “The Science of Well-Being”

Have you been feeling a little “off” with all the upheaval? If you have time on your hands, you might want to check out this course, to learn a little more about the science behind well-being. The course is free, and is estimated to take about 18 hours to complete.

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