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Courses

COURSES BY DURATION

Code Course Title Qtr Days Format Status

1 Day - 5 Weeks

Architecture

ARCH 01 Explore Stanford’s Architecture: A Walking Tour SP SSu On-campus OpenAdd to cart

Art Studio: Audio, Video & Film

VID 341 Shoot, Edit, and Produce Your Own Video with the iPhone SP SSu On-campus OpenAdd to cart
VID 43 Storycrafting for Podcasters SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Art Studio: Drawing, Painting & Other Media

ART 20 Drawing Flowers: An Introduction to Botanical Art SP SSu On-campus ClosedJoin Wait List
ART 67 Art and Anatomy: The Basics of Figure Drawing SP S On-campus OpenAdd to cart
ART 98 W Explorations in Mixed Media: Unleashing Creativity through Daily Practice SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Art Studio: Photography

PHOTO 32 Introduction to iPhoneography: Using Your Smartphone to Make Extraordinary Images SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart
PHOTO 73 Nature Photography at Jasper Ridge: A Field Workshop SP TSSu On-campus OpenAdd to cart
PHOTO 79 Digital Photography: Improve Your Images Using Natural Light SP S On-campus OpenAdd to cart

Business: Computer Science

TECH 68 Machine Learning for Business with Python SP SSu On-campus OpenAdd to cart

Business: Corporate Communications

BUS 183 W Negotiation Skills for Women: Advocate for More SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Business: Entrepreneurship & Innovation

BUS 61 Pitch Perfect: Mastering the Presentation Deck SP Th On-campus OpenAdd to cart

Business: Finance & Investing

BUS 03 Financial Planning: Part II SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart
BUS 104 Investments in Today's Market: Stocks, Venture Capital, Biotech, and AI SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Business: Leadership & Management

BUS 107 Navigating Organizational Power Dynamics SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart
BUS 17 Executive Guide to Leveraging AI for Performance SP Th On-campus OpenAdd to cart
BUS 271 Women Leaders: Mastering Influence, Authenticity, and Power SP SSu On-campus OpenAdd to cart
BUS 84 Your Leadership Journey: Self-Reflections and Practices for Growth SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart
TECH 114 AI and Machine Learning: Make Your Business More Effective and Profitable SP SSu On-campus OpenAdd to cart

Communication

BUS 183 W Negotiation Skills for Women: Advocate for More SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
COM 19 Building Interpersonal Skills: An Experiential Workshop SP F-M On-campus OpenAdd to cart
COM 72 Conversational Intelligence: Increase Your Impact SP S On-campus OpenAdd to cart
COM 81 Nonverbal Communication: The Power of Body Language and Voice SP SSu On-campus OpenAdd to cart
WELL 16 Enhanced Dialogue for Couples: Current Research and Practical Tools SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Communication for Non-Native English Speakers

COM 39 A Accent Reduction for Non-Native English Speakers SP W On-campus OpenAdd to cart
COM 39 B Accent Reduction for Non-Native English Speakers SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Creative Nonfiction & Memoir

CNF 97 Writing Memoir: The Palace of Memory SP SSu On-campus OpenAdd to cart
CNF 99 Expert to Author: Develop the Nonfiction Book That Only You Can Write SP SSu On-campus ClosedJoin Wait List

Education

EDU 07 Parenting for Calm in a Chaotic World SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Food & Drink

FD 04 W Savor the Flavor: A Guide to Pairing Food and Wine SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Genre

CW 10 Jumpstart Your Children's Book SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Music Studies

MUS 108 Inside Jazz SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Narrative Craft

FICT 146 Scene Making: The Essence of Storytelling SP S On-campus OpenAdd to cart

Poetry

POET 30 W The Poet's Way: A Generative Workshop SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Prompt-Driven Writing

CW 75 Lift Off! Draft a Short Story or Essay in Just Four Weeks SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart
POET 30 W The Poet's Way: A Generative Workshop SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Psychology

PSY 96 Manage Emotions Using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Skills SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart
SCI 82 The Science of Sleep and Dreams SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Publishing

CNF 99 Expert to Author: Develop the Nonfiction Book That Only You Can Write SP SSu On-campus ClosedJoin Wait List
CW 74 Professional Empowerment for Writers: Pitch, Promote, and Fund Your Creative Writing SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Science

SCI 103 W Diet and Gene Expression: You Are What You Eat SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
SCI 81 Introduction to Anatomy at the Stanford School of Medicine: Exploring Traumatic Injuries to the Brain SP S On-campus ClosedJoin Wait List
SCI 82 The Science of Sleep and Dreams SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Short Story

FICT 97 Short Story Workshop: Five Stories in Five Weeks SP T On-campus OpenAdd to cart

Stanford Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series

SSU 115 Stanford Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Technology & Data Science: AI & Machine Learning

BUS 17 Executive Guide to Leveraging AI for Performance SP Th On-campus OpenAdd to cart
TECH 114 AI and Machine Learning: Make Your Business More Effective and Profitable SP SSu On-campus OpenAdd to cart
TECH 68 Machine Learning for Business with Python SP SSu On-campus OpenAdd to cart

Wellness & Health

EDU 07 Parenting for Calm in a Chaotic World SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart
PSY 96 Manage Emotions Using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Skills SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart
SCI 103 W Diet and Gene Expression: You Are What You Eat SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
SCI 82 The Science of Sleep and Dreams SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart
WELL 16 Enhanced Dialogue for Couples: Current Research and Practical Tools SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart
WELL 18 Introduction to Personal Energy Management: Reclaiming Mental Capacity and Redefining Potential SP S On-campus OpenAdd to cart
WELL 20 Designing the Life We Want: Self-Renewal in Spring SP FSSu On-campus OpenAdd to cart
WELL 21 Plant-Based Living: A Practical and Evidence-Based Approach WI T Live Online ClosedJoin Wait List
WELL 26 Reinvent, Rediscover, Relaunch: Navigating Midlife for Women SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart

6 - 10 Weeks

Archaeology

ARC 118 H Art and Archaeology of Persia SP M On-campus OpenAdd to cart
ARC 118 Z Art and Archaeology of Persia SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Architecture

ARCH 14 Iconic Modern Architects SP Th On-campus OpenAdd to cart

Art History

ARTH 52 The Artistic Eye: Vision and the History of Art SP T On-campus OpenAdd to cart
CLS 114 H The American Civil War: A Visual and Literary History SP Th On-campus OpenAdd to cart
CLS 114 Z The American Civil War: A Visual and Literary History SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Art Studio: Audio, Video & Film

VID 04 W Making Short Videos: The Art of Storytelling SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Art Studio: Drawing, Painting & Other Media

ART 10 W Introduction to Oil Painting SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
ART 13 Cultivating Creativity in the Everyday SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart
ART 132 Drawing the Realistic Portrait SP Th On-campus ClosedJoin Wait List
ART 214 Advanced Painting: Exploring the Modern and Abstract SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart
PHOTO 05 Pens and the Lens: A Dual Path to Visual Creativity SP M On-campus OpenAdd to cart

Art Studio: Photography

PHOTO 05 Pens and the Lens: A Dual Path to Visual Creativity SP M On-campus OpenAdd to cart
PHOTO 82 Photography Beyond the Basics: Find Your Personal Vision SP W On-campus OpenAdd to cart

Business

COM 88 High-Impact Communication to Advance Your Technology Career SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart
TECH 78 Z No-Code AI: Unlocking Business Potential SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Business: Corporate Communications

BUS 158 Improv to Improve: Artful Skills to Build or Lead Your Business SP M On-campus OpenAdd to cart
BUS 48 Practical Analytics: Transforming Data into Decisions SP T On-campus OpenAdd to cart

Business: Design

BUS 102 W Designing Change: Learn to Lead Transitions in Any Organization SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
BUS 57 W UX Design for Beginners: Creating Unique Products and Services SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Business: Entrepreneurship & Innovation

BUS 189 Enterprise SaaS Startups: The Ride from Inception to Fundraise SP T On-campus OpenAdd to cart
BUS 217 H Accelerate Your Startup Idea SP W On-campus OpenAdd to cart
BUS 217 Z Accelerate Your Startup Idea SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Business: Leadership & Management

BUS 08 Building High-Performing Teams SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart
BUS 102 W Designing Change: Learn to Lead Transitions in Any Organization SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
BUS 147 People Analytics: How to Build a Talent Advantage SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart
BUS 27 Management for Non-Linear Growth and Innovation SP W On-campus OpenAdd to cart
BUS 277 Leading Your Company Through Its Toughest Problems SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart
COM 42 Improvisationally Speaking SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart
SPT 08 H Game Changers: Sports Management and Leadership in the Changing World of College Athletics SP T On-campus OpenAdd to cart
SPT 08 Z Game Changers: Sports Management and Leadership in the Changing World of College Athletics SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Business: Marketing

BUS 113 Modern Approaches to Creating Customer Demand SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart
BUS 116 Trending: How Businesses Create Viral Content SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart
BUS 95 Make It Personal: Using Data to Create Effective Tailor-Made Marketing Campaigns SP Th On-campus OpenAdd to cart

Business: Product Management

BUS 25 Generative AI for Product Managers SP M On-campus ClosedJoin Wait List
BUS 285 Why Minimum Viable Product Is No Longer Enough SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart
BUS 62 W Fundamentals of Product Management SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Business: Project Management

BUS 55 Fundamentals of Project Management SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Classics

CLA 131 Ten Great Battles of Antiquity SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Climate Change & Sustainability

CCS 02 Rising Tides, Shifting Landscapes: The Science of Climate Change SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Communication

BUS 158 Improv to Improve: Artful Skills to Build or Lead Your Business SP M On-campus OpenAdd to cart
COM 02 Public Speaking: Romancing the Room SP T On-campus OpenAdd to cart
COM 42 Improvisationally Speaking SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart
COM 63 The Right to Speak: Finding and Freeing Your Natural Voice SP Th On-campus OpenAdd to cart
COM 88 High-Impact Communication to Advance Your Technology Career SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Creative Nonfiction & Memoir

CNF 46 W Memoir Workshop: Turn Your Life into Literature SP Flex Online ClosedJoin Wait List
CNF 98 W Memoir Workshop: Bookend Your Story SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Cultural Studies

ARTH 52 The Artistic Eye: Vision and the History of Art SP T On-campus OpenAdd to cart
CLS 114 H The American Civil War: A Visual and Literary History SP Th On-campus OpenAdd to cart
CLS 114 Z The American Civil War: A Visual and Literary History SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart
CLS 115 Rome: Exploring Neighborhoods of the Eternal City SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart
HIS 65 Modernism in the Metropolis: Artists and Intellectuals in the Modern European City, 1848–1945 (an MLA-style course) SP Th On-campus OpenAdd to cart
NCS 05 Sacred Mountains of the World: The Heights of Inspiration SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart
SJS 05 W Demystifying Critical Race Theory SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Current Events

POL 66 America and the World: The Foreign Policy Challenge SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart
POL 67 Modern Israel: Insights and Analysis from Stanford Scholars and Guests SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Film Studies

FLM 162 The Ten Greatest Films of All Time: Part II SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart
FLM 53 Remarkable Films That (Almost) No One Has Ever Seen SP Th On-campus OpenAdd to cart
PHI 105 Philosophy and Film: Great Ideas in Blade Runner, A Clockwork Orange, Vertigo, and More SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Food & Drink

SCI 03 W The Geology and Wines of California and France SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Genre

CW 73 W Romance Novel Workshop: Getting to the Heart of the Story SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
FICT 161 W Mystery and Thriller Workshop: Misdirection, Mayhem, and More SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
FICT 94 W Speculative Fiction Workshop: Fabulous Visions SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Geography

GEOG 14 The History and Geography of Natural Mind-Altering Substances SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart

History

CLS 115 Rome: Exploring Neighborhoods of the Eternal City SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart
GEOG 14 The History and Geography of Natural Mind-Altering Substances SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart
HIS 65 Modernism in the Metropolis: Artists and Intellectuals in the Modern European City, 1848–1945 (an MLA-style course) SP Th On-campus OpenAdd to cart
POL 67 Modern Israel: Insights and Analysis from Stanford Scholars and Guests SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart

International Studies

POL 66 America and the World: The Foreign Policy Challenge SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart
POL 67 Modern Israel: Insights and Analysis from Stanford Scholars and Guests SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Languages

FRN 01 Beginning French: Part I SP W On-campus OpenAdd to cart
ITA 01 Beginning Italian: Part I SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart
SPA 01 Beginning Spanish: Part I SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart
SPA 03 Beginning Spanish: Part III SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Linguistics

LIN 01 The Origin and Structure of English Words SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Literature

LIT 45 Charles Dickens's Masterpiece: Bleak House SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart
LIT 72 Thirty Timeless Poems: What They Mean and Why They Matter SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart
LIT 73 Dostoevsky's Anti-Radical Novels: Crime and Punishment and Demons SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Music Studies

MUS 131 Beethoven’s Nine Symphonies SP M On-campus OpenAdd to cart

Music Studio

MUS 60 Play the Acoustic Guitar: The Songs of The Beatles, Bob Dylan, and More SP M On-campus OpenAdd to cart

Narrative Craft

CW 68 Cultivate Your Prose Style: Line by Line SP Th Live Online ClosedJoin Wait List
FICT 95 W Fiction Workshop: Mastering Point of View SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Nature & Conservation Studies

CCS 02 Rising Tides, Shifting Landscapes: The Science of Climate Change SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart
NCS 05 Sacred Mountains of the World: The Heights of Inspiration SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Novel

CW 73 W Romance Novel Workshop: Getting to the Heart of the Story SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
FICT 161 W Mystery and Thriller Workshop: Misdirection, Mayhem, and More SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
FICT 94 W Speculative Fiction Workshop: Fabulous Visions SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
FICT 95 W Fiction Workshop: Mastering Point of View SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
NVL 175 Novel Workshop: For Manuscripts in Progress SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart
NVL 32 W Novel Workshop: Writing a Great Debut SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
NVL 46 W Build Your Novel's Narrative Engine: A Blueprint for Success SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Online Certificate Program in Novel Writing

OWC 304 A Novel II: Plot and Structure SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
OWC 304 B Novel II: Plot and Structure SP Flex Online ClosedJoin Wait List
OWC 304 C Novel II: Plot and Structure SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
OWC 304 D Novel II: Plot and Structure SP Flex Online ClosedJoin Wait List
OWC 304 E Novel II: Plot and Structure SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
OWC 310 A One-on-One Tutorial: Novel SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
OWC 310 B One-on-One Tutorial: Novel SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
OWC 310 C One-on-One Tutorial: Novel SP Flex Online ClosedJoin Wait List
OWC 310 D One-on-One Tutorial: Novel SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Philosophy

PHI 105 Philosophy and Film: Great Ideas in Blade Runner, A Clockwork Orange, Vertigo, and More SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart
PHI 125 Philosophy of Biology: Exploring the Intersection of Science and Society SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Poetry

POET 25 W Poetry Workshop: Tapping Your Sources of Inspiration SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
POET 28 W Poetry Workshop: Crafting Poems of Beauty and Power SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Prompt-Driven Writing

FICT 96 W Crafting Fiction from Personal Experience: Tell the Truth but Tell It Slant SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Psychology

PSY 05 Unlocking the Mind: An Overview of Modern Psychotherapy Approaches SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart
WELL 06 Building Resilience: A Science-Based Approach SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Publishing

CW 28 From Writer to Author: Navigating the Twisty Path to Publication SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Science

ARTH 52 The Artistic Eye: Vision and the History of Art SP T On-campus OpenAdd to cart
CCS 02 Rising Tides, Shifting Landscapes: The Science of Climate Change SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart
PHI 125 Philosophy of Biology: Exploring the Intersection of Science and Society SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart
SCI 03 W The Geology and Wines of California and France SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
SCI 12 H Nutrition: A Personalized Approach SP Th On-campus OpenAdd to cart
SCI 12 Z Nutrition: A Personalized Approach SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Short Story

FICT 59 W Short Story Workshop: The Art of Intimacy SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
FICT 68 Short Story Workshop: Write a Riveting, Stylish, Singular Short Story SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart
FICT 89 Flash Fiction Workshop: Lightning on the Page SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart
FICT 94 W Speculative Fiction Workshop: Fabulous Visions SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
FICT 95 W Fiction Workshop: Mastering Point of View SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
FICT 98 Short Story Workshop: Mastering Scene in Short Fiction SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Social Justice

SJS 05 W Demystifying Critical Race Theory SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Sports

SPT 08 H Game Changers: Sports Management and Leadership in the Changing World of College Athletics SP T On-campus OpenAdd to cart
SPT 08 Z Game Changers: Sports Management and Leadership in the Changing World of College Athletics SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Technology & Data Science: AI & Machine Learning

BUS 25 Generative AI for Product Managers SP M On-campus ClosedJoin Wait List
TECH 105 Statistics for AI, Machine Learning, and Data Science SP W Live Online OpenAdd to cart
TECH 152 H A Crash Course in AI SP M On-campus OpenAdd to cart
TECH 152 Z A Crash Course in AI SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart
TECH 76 W Applied AI Essentials SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart
TECH 78 H No-Code AI: Unlocking Business Potential SP T On-campus OpenAdd to cart
TECH 78 Z No-Code AI: Unlocking Business Potential SP T Live Online OpenAdd to cart

Technology & Data Science: Programming

TECH 18 Real-World JavaScript SP M On-campus OpenAdd to cart
TECH 46 W Beginning Programming in Python SP Flex Online OpenAdd to cart

Wellness & Health

SCI 12 H Nutrition: A Personalized Approach SP Th On-campus OpenAdd to cart
SCI 12 Z Nutrition: A Personalized Approach SP Th Live Online OpenAdd to cart
WELL 06 Building Resilience: A Science-Based Approach SP M Live Online OpenAdd to cart
WELL 102 Improv-ability: The Art of Agility in Everyday Life SP W On-campus OpenAdd to cart