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COURSES BY DURATION

Code Course Title Qtr Days Status Online

1-5 Weeks

Art Studio: Drawing & Painting

ART 245 The Art of Lotus in Chinese Brush Painting FA S ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
ART 98 W Explorations in Mixed Media: Unleashing Creativity Through Daily Practice FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass

Business

BUS 02 Financial Planning: Part I FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
BUS 163 W Search Engine Optimization: Practical Marketing with Google, Bing, and Yahoo FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
BUS 166 W Social Media Marketing FA ClosedJoin Wait List OnlineClass
BUS 229 Leadership and Conflict Management FA W ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Classics

CLA 107 Aeschylus' Oresteia FA M OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Communication

COM 19 Building Interpersonal Skills: An Experiential Workshop FA Th-M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
COM 19 B Building Interpersonal Skills: An Experiential Workshop FA Th-M ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass

Communication for Non-Native Speakers of English

COM 134 The Power of Conversation FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
COM 39 A Accent Reduction for Non-Native Speakers of English FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
COM 39 B Accent Reduction for Non-Native Speakers of English FA W ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Cultural Studies

CLS 131 The Art of The Divine Comedy FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Current Events

POL 35 Journalism Under Siege? Truth and Trust in a Time of Turmoil FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Online Creative Writing

EGL 19 WA The Creative Habit: Cultivating a Daily Writing Practice FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
EGL 19 WB The Creative Habit: Cultivating a Daily Writing Practice FA OpenAdd to cart OnlineClass
NVL 01 W Planning Your Novel: Starting from Scratch FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
NVL 02 W Write a Novel in a Month: No Critics, No Fear FA OpenAdd to cart OnlineClass

Personal Development

PDV 83 W Choosing Happiness (CANCELLED) FA Cancelled OnlineClass

Science

BIO 03 W Diet and Gene Expression: You Are What You Eat FA ClosedJoin Wait List OnlineClass
BIO 09 Brain Health: Understanding and Fine-Tuning Your Memory and Mind FA S ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
BIO 102 W Immune Health Basics FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
SCI 48 Artificial Intelligence: From Neural Networks to Artificial Consciousness FA W OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

6-10 Weeks

Archaeology

ARC 40 Cornerstone Cultures of the Ancient Near East: Sumerians, Elamites, and Hittites FA W OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
ARC 47 W The Archaeology of Human Diets: Ancient Origins, Modern Science FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass

Art History

ARTH 160 Iconic Artworks of Antiquity FA Th OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Drawing & Painting

ART 132 Drawing the Realistic Portrait FA Th ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
ART 187 Painting from Observation FA W ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
ART 244 Advanced Figure Drawing FA W ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
ART 83 Beginning Painting FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Photography

PHOTO 226 Travel Photography: Around the Corner and Around the World FA T ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
PHOTO 37 An Introduction to Digital Photography FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Video & Film

VID 42 Editing Video from Start to Finish FA Th OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Business

BUS 10 W An Introduction to Project Management: The Basics for Success FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
BUS 103 Become a Data CEO: A Framework for Mastering Data and Driving Innovation FA Th OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
BUS 105 Cloud Computing and Subscription Models: Selling and Marketing SaaS and Mobile Solutions to the Enterprise FA T OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
BUS 112 W Business Presence and Persuasion: Communication for Effectiveness FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
BUS 123 W Value Investing: An Introduction FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
BUS 145 Product Management for the Internet of Things: A Hands-On Course FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
BUS 155 Marketing Today: Multi-Channel Marketing and Communications FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
BUS 158 Improv to Improve: Artful Skills to Build or Lead Your Business FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
BUS 159 How to Find Success: Uncover Your Purpose and Direct Your Life FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
BUS 160 W Leadership Skills for Women in the Workplace: How to Aim High and Achieve Impact FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
BUS 167 W Mapping Your Path to Career Satisfaction FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
BUS 168 Strengths-Based Leadership: Increase Your Impact and Thrive (CANCELLED) FA M Cancelled OnCampusClass
BUS 19 The Business of Art: Selling, Buying, and Collecting FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
BUS 20 Building a Successful Business with the Internet of Things FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
BUS 204 Angel Investing for the Serious Investor: An Introduction (CANCELLED) FA Th Cancelled OnCampusClass
BUS 213 Principles of Product/Market Fit FA W ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
BUS 217 Accelerate Your Startup Idea FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
BUS 237 The New Economics of Disruptive Technologies FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
BUS 24 Organizational Dynamics and Behavioral Coaching for High Performance in Silicon Valley FA T ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
BUS 28 Funding a New Enterprise FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
BUS 30 The Future of Marketing: Using Social Data and AI to Improve ROI FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
BUS 35 The Business Basics of Blockchain, Crypto Currencies, and Tokens FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
BUS 50 Go-to-Market Strategies and Tactics for Entrepreneurs FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
BUS 57 W User Experience (UX) Design for Product Managers FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
BUS 62 W Fundamentals of Product Management FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
COM 57 Copywriting for Effective Marketing Communications FA W ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
DSN 104 W Design for Action: Applying Design Thinking in Organizations FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
DSN 106 W Design Research: Creating New Products and Market Success FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass

Classics

CLA 56 Great Books, Big Ideas from Antiquity: Greece FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Communication

COM 01 Public Speaking FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
COM 44 The Art of Effective Interpersonal Communication FA W ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
COM 57 Copywriting for Effective Marketing Communications FA W ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Communication for Non-Native Speakers of English

COM 23 Presenting in English FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
COM 32 W Business Writing in English: The Foundations FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
COM 61 W Business Writing in English: The Finer Points FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass

Cultural Studies

CLS 132 The 18th-Century Grand Tour: From London to Naples FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Current Events

POL 180 International Human Rights: Strategies, Struggles, and the Quest for Dignity FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Design

DSN 104 W Design for Action: Applying Design Thinking in Organizations FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
DSN 106 W Design Research: Creating New Products and Market Success FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
DSN 114 W Creative by Design: Innovating with Design Thinking and the Arts FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
DSN 121 The Architecture of Information: Radical Buildings and Visionary Projects in Silicon Valley FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
DSN 300 W Stanford dGlobal: Building Innovative Teams FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass

Film Studies

FLM 104 The Ten Best Films of All Time: The Picks of 800 Critics FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
FLM 16 Camera as Witness: Politics, Culture, and the Power of Documentary Filmmaking FA W ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
FLM 53 Ten Great Films No One Has Ever Seen FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

History

HIS 122 Ancient Engineering: Remarkable Feats of Technology from Ancient Greece, Rome, and Beyond FA T OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
HIS 189 Muslim Spain: Philosophy and Culture FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
HIS 33 Great Republics: Lessons from History FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Languages

ARB 01 Introductory Arabic FA W ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
CHN 01 Beginning Chinese I FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
FRN 01 Beginning French I FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
FRN 04 French Conversation and Culture FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
ITA 01 Beginning Italian I FA W ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
ITA 21 Italian Through Cinema FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
JPN 01 Beginning Japanese I FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
SPA 01 Beginning Spanish I FA W ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
SPA 01 B Beginning Spanish I FA W ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Law

LAW 02 The United States Constitution: An Introduction FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Literature

LIT 222 The Novel: An MLA-Style Course FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
LIT 43 Frankenstein (and Friends): A 200th-Anniversary Course FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Music

MUS 121 W A Practical Introduction to Music Theory and Harmony FA ClosedJoin Wait List OnlineClass
MUS 177 Understanding Music Theory Through Popular Music FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
MUS 187 The Stanford Community Chorus FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

On-Campus Creative Writing

CNF 49 To Tell the Truth: An Introduction to Creative Nonfiction FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
CNF 55 Fast-Draft Your Way to a Complete Memoir FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
FICT 106 Fiction Writing: Narrative Point of View FA W ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
FICT 62 Writing Dynamic Short Stories FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
FICT 66 Turning Our Life Stories into Fiction FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Online Certificate Program in Novel Writing

OWC 101 A The Writing Life: Form and Theory of the Novel FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
OWC 101 B The Writing Life: Form and Theory of the Novel FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
OWC 101 C The Writing Life: Form and Theory of the Novel FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
OWC 101 D The Writing Life: Form and Theory of the Novel FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
OWC 305 A Novel III: Subtext, Theme, and Language FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
OWC 305 B Novel III: Subtext, Theme, and Language FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
OWC 305 C Novel III: Subtext, Theme, and Language FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
OWC 310 One-on-One Tutorial: Novel FA Closed OnlineClass

Online Creative Writing

CNF 16 W Creative Nonfiction: Tools of the Trade FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
CNF 42 W Family Memoir: Making the Skeletons Dance FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
CNF 60 W You Must Change Your Life: Essays That Matter and How to Write Them FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
EGL 08 W That's a Great Idea for a Movie! The Making of a Strong Screenplay FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
EGL 130 W Thought for Food: The Craft of Food Writing FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
EGL 137 W Reality Bites: Writing Sci-Fi and Fantasy FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
EGL 72 W Transporting the Reader: The Art of Description FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
FICT 18 W Secrets of the Short Story FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
FICT 40 W The Art of Revision: Losing Yourself, Finding Your Voice FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
FICT 65 W Fiction Writing Fundamentals: Discovering and Working with Your Best Material FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
NVL 10 W Novel Writing: Inventing Reality FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
POET 01 W Poetry of Presence: Developing a Mindful Writing Practice FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass

Personal Development

BUS 159 How to Find Success: Uncover Your Purpose and Direct Your Life FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
PDV 103 Playful Mindfulness FA W ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
PDV 33 Excellence Is No Accident: Mental Skills Training for Work, Sport, and Life FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Philosophy

PHI 113 Ancient Wisdom: Classical Greek Thinking from Homer to Socrates FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
PHI 99 The Philosophy of Art FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Psychology

PSY 03 W The Science and Practice of Strengthening Compassion FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass

Science

SCI 01 A An Introduction to Data Science FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
SCI 01 B An Introduction to Data Science FA F ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
SCI 46 Sports Nutrition FA W ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
SCI 54 Artificial Intelligence Master Class: Guided Journeys into the Brave New World of AI FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
SCI 55 An Introduction to Neuroscience FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
SCI 56 The Evolution of Evolution FA W ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Technology & Computer Science

CS 01 A Gentle Introduction to Programming for Non-Programmers FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
CS 02 Blockchain, Machine Learning, the Internet of Things, and More: Meet the New Technologies Shaping Our World FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
CS 21 Creating and Building Websites FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
CS 46 W Beginning Programming: Python FA ClosedNotify Me OnlineClass
CS 52 Beginning Programming: JavaScript FA M ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
CS 57 Beginning Programming: Python FA T ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
SCI 01 A An Introduction to Data Science FA Th ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
SCI 01 B An Introduction to Data Science FA F ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Weekend Workshops

Art Studio: Photography

WSP 294 An Introduction to iPhoneography: Using Your Smartphone to Make Extraordinary Images FA S ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 88 Digital Food Photography: An Introduction to Shooting, Styling, and Editing FA Su ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Video & Film

WSP 341 Shoot, Edit, and Produce Your Own Video with the iPhone FA SSu ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Business

WSP 104 Agile Project Management: Facilitating a Product Development Team with Scrum FA SSu OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
WSP 138 Product Management for the Internet of Things: An Intensive Bootcamp FA S ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
WSP 179 The Exceptional Leader: A Framework for Successful, Scalable, and Impactful Leadership FA SSu ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 19 A Negotiation Mastery: Achieving Outstanding Results and Relationships FA Su ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
WSP 19 B Negotiation Mastery: Achieving Outstanding Results and Relationships FA S ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 236 Women Leaders: Mastering Influence, Authenticity, and Power FA SSu ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 297 Agile Hands-On: Product Development with Scrum FA SSu ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
WSP 44 Critical Communication Skills in Negotiation FA S ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
WSP 63 Financial Advisors: Finding and Evaluating Your Perfect Match FA S OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
WSP 67 Unlock Your Creativity and Increase Your Influence with Brain Science FA S ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
WSP 68 Creating an Effective Online Presence for Professionals: Using ePortfolios to Tell Your Story (CANCELLED) FA S Cancelled OnCampusClass

Communication

WSP 19 A Negotiation Mastery: Achieving Outstanding Results and Relationships FA Su ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
WSP 19 B Negotiation Mastery: Achieving Outstanding Results and Relationships FA S ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 338 Executive Presence for Women FA Su ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 75 Effective Nonverbal Communication FA S ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass

Music

WSP 81 Mozart's Timeless Operas FA S OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Off-Campus Creative Writing Retreat

WSP 70 Nature Writing at Jasper Ridge FA S ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass

On-Campus Creative Writing

WSP 210 Exploring the Middle Grade and Young Adult Novel (CANCELLED) FA S Cancelled OnCampusClass
WSP 272 A Writer's Life: Process, Craft, and Publication FA S ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 308 Writing the Compelling Character: Mind, Heart, and Guts FA S ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
WSP 321 TV Writer for a Day: Crafting a Television Series Pilot FA Su ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 71 Your Words Matter: Revision Clinic for Prose Writers FA S ClosedNotify Me OnCampusClass
WSP 82 Take Me There: A Travel Writing Bootcamp FA SSu ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass

Science

WSP 320 An Introduction to Anatomy at the Stanford School of Medicine: Exploring the Upper Limb FA S ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 83 Cancer Screening Essentials: What You Need to Know FA S OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Technology & Computer Science

WSP 06 Excel Tips and Tricks FA S OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass