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Courses

COURSES BY DURATION

Code Course Title Qtr Days Status Online

1-5 Weeks

Art History

ARTH 10 Discovering the Hidden Holdings of the Cantor Arts Center SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Drawing & Painting

ART 119 WB Drawing Inspiration: Developing a Creative Practice WI OpenAdd to cart OnlineClass
ART 98 WA Unleashing Creativity Through Explorations in Mixed Media SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
ART 98 WB Unleashing Creativity Through Explorations in Mixed Media SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass

Art Studio: Photography

PHOTO 02 Adobe Lightroom for Beginners WI Th OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
PHOTO 239 Building a Photographic Portfolio SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
PHOTO 56 Landscape Photography in Yosemite: A Field Workshop SP WFSSu Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Video & Film

VID 42 Editing Video from Start to Finish SP Th Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Business

BUS 163 W Search Engine Optimization: Practical Marketing with Google, Bing, and Yahoo SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
BUS 166 W Social Media Marketing SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass

Communication

COM 19 Building Interpersonal Skills: An Experiential Workshop SP Th-M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Communication for Non-Native Speakers of English

COM 39 A Accent Reduction for Non-Native Speakers of English SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
COM 39 B Accent Reduction for Non-Native Speakers of English SP W Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
COM 61 W Business Writing in English: The Finer Points SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass

Music

MUS 98 The Golden Age of Jazz SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Online Creative Writing

EGL 187 W Banish the Block: Overcoming Fear and Finding Inspiration for Your Writing SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
EGL 19 WA The Creative Habit: Cultivating a Daily Writing Practice SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
EGL 19 WB The Creative Habit: Cultivating a Daily Writing Practice SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
NVL 01 W Planning Your Novel: Starting from Scratch SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
NVL 02 W Write a Novel in a Month: No Critics, No Fear SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
POET 06 W An Introduction to Poetry: The Image and the Line WI ClosedJoin Wait List OnlineClass

Online Professional and Personal Development

PDV 104 W Breakthrough Steps for Creating Lasting Habits and Behavior Change (CANCELLED) WI Cancelled OnlineClass

Personal Development

PDV 104 W Breakthrough Steps for Creating Lasting Habits and Behavior Change (CANCELLED) WI Cancelled OnlineClass
PDV 83 W Choosing Happiness SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass

Psychology

PSY 17 The Psychology of Guilt SP Th Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
PSY 95 The Internet and Our Psychological Health SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Science

BIO 03 W Diet and Gene Expression: You Are What You Eat SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
BIO 04 W Inflammation and Disease SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
MED 116 The Great Discoveries That Changed Modern Medicine SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
SCI 48 An Introduction to Artificial Intelligence: How Neuroscience Is Creating Smarter Technologies SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
SCI 52 Artificial Intelligence: An Introduction to Neural Networks and Deep Learning SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Stanford Saturday University

SSU 110 Stanford Saturday University: 2018 WI S OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

6-10 Weeks

Archaeology

ARC 46 Rome vs. Carthage: The Punic Wars SP W Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Art History

ARTH 17 Byzantine Art SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Drawing & Painting

ART 131 Drawing the Realistic Figure SP Th Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
ART 214 Advanced Painting: Exploring the Modern and Abstract SP W Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
ART 221 The Art of Chinese Brush Painting SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
ART 97 Portrait Drawing: Three Portraits, Three Techniques SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Photography

PHOTO 37 An Introduction to Digital Photography SP MS Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
PHOTO 61 The Well-Rounded Photographer: An Introduction to Portraits, Nature Photography, and Other Genres SP W Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
PHOTO 86 The Intuitive Photographer: Developing Your Visual Fluency SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Business

BUS 105 Cloud Computing and Subscription Models: Selling and Marketing SaaS and Mobile Solutions to the Enterprise SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
BUS 123 W Value Investing: An Introduction SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
BUS 128 An Introduction to Mergers and Acquisitions SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
BUS 145 Product Management for the Internet of Things: A Hands-On Course SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
BUS 158 Improv to Improve: Artful Skills to Build or Lead Your Business SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
BUS 164 Google Leaders on Managing Your Career SP Th Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
BUS 171 Building a Successful Brand: Connecting the What, How, and Why SP Th Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
BUS 173 W An Introduction to Agile Project Management SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
BUS 174 The Business of Self-Driving Cars SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
BUS 177 Leadership for Collaborative Success SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
BUS 178 Technology Business Law and Intellectual Property Strategies for Designers, Inventors, and Entrepreneurs SP Th Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
BUS 179 W The Exceptional Leader: A Framework for Successful, Scalable, and Impactful Leadership SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
BUS 217 Accelerate Your Startup Idea SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
BUS 235 Marketing Across Generations: Identifying and Reaching Audiences from Gen Z to Boomers SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
BUS 241 Bravery at Work: Stop Stalling, Speak Up Courageously, and Take Bold Actions SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
BUS 242 Facing Challenge, Navigating Change: Leadership and the Hero’s Journey SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
BUS 28 Funding a New Enterprise SP Th Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
BUS 29 Project Management for Continuous Innovation SP W Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
BUS 34 Turnkey Marketing: Turn Products into Profits SP W Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
BUS 51 Neuromarketing: How Brain Science Is Changing Marketing as We Know It SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
BUS 62 W Fundamentals of Product Management SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
DSN 103 Design Implementation: Getting to Market SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Classics

CLA 109 The Histories of Herodotus SP Th Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
CLA 64 Teaching the Past: The Roman Historian Livy SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Communication

COM 02 Public Speaking: Romancing the Room SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
COM 42 Improvisationally Speaking SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
COM 44 The Art of Effective Interpersonal Communication SP W Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Communication for Non-Native Speakers of English

COM 32 W Business Writing in English: The Foundations SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
COM 34 The Art of Conversation SP Th Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Cultural Studies

CLS 200 The Dawn of the Renaissance Across Europe SP W Special Notice OnCampusClass
CLS 90 Classic American Detective Novels and Films SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Design

DSN 103 Design Implementation: Getting to Market SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
DSN 106 W Design Research: Creating New Products and Market Success SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
DSN 114 W Creative by Design: Imagination, the Arts, and Design Thinking SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass

Film Studies

FLM 118 The Evolution of Cinema as an Art Form: French New Wave, German Expressionism, and More SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
FLM 119 Comedies That Are Actually Funny: A History in Ten Films SP Th Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

History

HIS 199 St. Petersburg: A Cultural Biography SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
HIS 65 Capitals of Cultural Ferment: Artists and Intellectuals in the Modern European City, 1750-1950 SP Th Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Languages

CHN 03 Beginning Chinese III SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
FRN 03 Beginning French III SP Th Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
ITA 03 Beginning Italian III SP W Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
SPA 03 Beginning Spanish III SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Literature

LIT 14 Don Quixote SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
LIT 32 Shakespeare: Comedies and Tragedies SP W Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
LIT 42 The Poetry of Emily Dickinson SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Media Studies

MEDIA 02 W The Communication Revolution: Demystifying the Disruptions in Media and Society SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass

Music

MUS 187 The Stanford Community Chorus SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

On-Campus Creative Writing

CNF 09 Writing the Memoir: Standing on the Shoulders of Giants SP Th Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
CNF 49 To Tell the Truth: An Introduction to Creative Nonfiction SP Th Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
EGL 100 Say What? Mastering the Art of Dialogue WI Th OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
EGL 126 An Introduction to Screenwriting: You Oughta Be (Writing) in Pictures SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
EGL 139 Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, or Something in Between: A Writing Workshop SP T Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
FICT 03 Writing Stories with Your Signature Style SP W Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Online Certificate Program in Novel Writing

OWC 304 A Novel II: Plot and Structure SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
OWC 304 B Novel II: Plot and Structure SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
OWC 304 C Novel II: Plot and Structure SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
OWC 310 One-on-One Tutorial: Novel SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass

Online Creative Writing

CNF 02 W Creative Nonfiction, Book II: Diving Deep and Surfacing SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
CNF 05 W Taming Truth into Prose: The Essentials of Nonfiction SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
CNF 271 W The Art of Memoir SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
CNF 64 W Creative Nonfiction: How to Write a Successful Book Proposal SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
EGL 137 W Reality Bites: Writing Sci-Fi and Fantasy SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
EGL 138 W The Craft and Business of Travel Writing SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
EGL 53 W The Art of Plot SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
FICT 36 W Making a Scene: Dynamic Short Fiction SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
NVL 09 W Writing the Novel from Back to Front SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
NVL 18 W Discovering Your Novel's Secret Center SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
POET 150 W No-Fear Poetry SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass

Personal Development

PDV 103 Playful Mindfulness SP W Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
PDV 13 W Forgive for Good SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass

Psychology

PHI 114 Ethics for Artificially Intelligent Robots: A Practical Philosophy for Our Technological Future SP W Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
PSY 199 Your Secret Mind: Getting to Know and Living with Your Unconscious SP W Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Science

SCI 01 An Introduction to Data Science SP Th OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
SCI 12 Nutrition: A Personalized Approach SP Th Registration opens on 03/08/2018 OnCampusClass

Sports

BAS 101 Baseball: Inside America's Game SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Technology & Computer Science

CS 01 A Gentle Introduction to Programming for Non-Programmers SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
CS 21 Creating and Building Websites SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
CS 46 W Beginning Programming: Python SP Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnlineClass
CS 52 Beginning Programming: JavaScript SP M Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
CS 57 Beginning Programming: Python SP W Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
CS 59 Beginning Programming: Python SP F Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Weekend Workshops

Art Studio: Photography

WSP 177 Digital Photography Basics: Getting to Know Your Digital Camera WI SSu OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
WSP 294 B An Introduction to iPhoneography: Using Your Smartphone to Make Extraordinary Images WI S ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 309 Visual Storytelling: Creating a Photographic Narrative SP F-Su Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 334 The Art of Visual Storytelling WI FS ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass

Business

WSP 104 Agile Project Management: Facilitating a Product Development Team with Scrum SP SSu Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 113 A Coaching: The Indispensable Leadership Skill SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 113 B Coaching: The Indispensable Leadership Skill SP Su Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 138 Product Management for the Internet of Things: An Intensive Bootcamp SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 164 Planning for 21st-Century Retirement SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 19 A Negotiation Mastery: Achieving Outstanding Results and Relationships SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 19 B Negotiation Mastery: Achieving Outstanding Results and Relationships SP Su Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 246 A Women Leaders: Mastering Organizational Strategy SP SSu Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 246 B Women Leaders: Mastering Organizational Strategy SP SSu Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 293 Adventurous Thinking: Five Lenses to See New Creative Possibilities SP SSu Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 297 Agile Hands-On: Product Development with Scrum SP SSu Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 307 Visual Thinking: Working with Pictures SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 348 Effective Nonprofit Board Governance SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 352 What's Next for Women? The Purposeful Design of an Encore Career SP SSu Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 43 Designing a Lean and Effective Data Process: A Practical Workshop SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 44 Critical Communication Skills in Negotiation SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Communication

WSP 116 Conversational Intelligence: Increase Your Impact, One Conversation at a Time SP Su Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 19 A Negotiation Mastery: Achieving Outstanding Results and Relationships SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 19 B Negotiation Mastery: Achieving Outstanding Results and Relationships SP Su Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 349 Boost Your Presentations with Powerful Visuals SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 44 Critical Communication Skills in Negotiation SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 75 Effective Nonverbal Communication SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Creative Writing Retreat

WSP 100 A Creative Writing Retreat at Djerassi WI S-Th Special Notice OnCampusClass
WSP 100 B Creative Writing Retreat at Djerassi WI S-Th Special Notice OnCampusClass

Current Events

WSP 151 The History and Geography of Current Global Events SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 336 America's Opioid Epidemic: Today's Realities, Tomorrow's Options WI S OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Film Studies

WSP 343 Camera as Witness: Documentaries About Happiness WI ThFS OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Geography

WSP 151 The History and Geography of Current Global Events SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

History

WSP 139 Understanding the Middle East: A Primer SP SSu Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Music

WSP 74 A Revolution: The Beatles’ Innovative Studio Years (1965–1967) SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 74 B Revolution: The Beatles’ Innovative Studio Years (1965–1967) SP Su Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

On-Campus Creative Writing

WSP 112 Conquering the Blank Page SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 115 How to Plot Your Novel SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 231 Jumpstart Your Children's Book WI S ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 249 Learning from the Masters: The Short Story SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 333 Short Story Bootcamp: A Reading and Writing Intensive WI S ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 346 Fiction in a Flash: How to Write a Very Good, Very Short Story SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 347 The Keys to Your Novel: Scene vs. Summary SP Su Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Personal Development

WSP 287 The Art and Science of Relationships: Conversations About Connecting, Courage, and Compassion WI S OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
WSP 342 How to Think Like a Futurist: Improve Your Powers of Imagination, Invention, and Capacity for Change SP SSu Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Science

WSP 281 Wine and Geology in Napa Valley: A Weekend Exploration SP SSu Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 344 An Introduction to Anatomy at the Stanford School of Medicine: Exploring the Lower Limb SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 345 An Introduction to Anatomy at the Stanford School of Medicine: Exploring the Oral Cavity SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Sports

WSP 351 What Sports Scandals Can Teach Us About Ethics in Everyday Life SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass

Technology & Computer Science

WSP 06 Excel Tips and Tricks (for PC Users) SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 59 Mastering Your Google Account SP S Registration opens on 03/05/2018 OnCampusClass