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Online Courses

ONLINE COURSES

Stanford Continuing Studies offers select online courses in the Liberal Arts & Sciences, Creative Writing, and Professional & Personal Development. Thanks to the flexibility of the online format, these courses can be taken anywhere, anytime to fit into your busy schedule.

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Winter registration opens Monday, December 4. 
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Liberal Arts and Sciences
FEATURED COURSES:
Drawing Inspiration: Developing a Creative Practice
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Professional Development
 
Value Investing: An Introduction
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Code Course Title Qtr Days Status Online

Online Courses: Liberal Arts & Sciences

Art Studio: Drawing & Painting

ART 119 WA Drawing Inspiration: Developing a Creative Practice WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
ART 119 WB Drawing Inspiration: Developing a Creative Practice WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass

Current Events

TECH 02 W Cyber Technologies and Their World-Changing Disruptions: Election Hacking, Fake News, and Beyond WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass

Linguistics

LIN 06 W The Story of English: A 1,500-Year Journey WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass

Music

MUS 121 W A Practical Introduction to Music Theory and Harmony WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass

Science

BIO 03 W Diet and Gene Expression: You Are What You Eat WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
GEO 03 W The Geology and Wines of California and France WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass

Online Courses: Creative Writing

Online Creative Writing

CNF 01 W Creative Nonfiction, Book I: A Plan for Success WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
CNF 47 W Memoir and Personal Essays That Matter WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
CNF 57 W Storytelling: Great Out Loud, Great on the Page WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
CNF 62 W Creative Nonfiction: The Process Is Everything WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
EGL 107 W Writing Through Struggle WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
EGL 121 W The Family Story WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
EGL 130 W Thought for Food: The Craft of Food Writing WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
EGL 54 W Dialogue Writing: Putting Words in Someone Else's Mouth WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
FICT 01 W Fiction Writing: Using Real Life to Create Authentic Stories WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
FICT 28 W Writing Short Stories for Publication WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
FICT 41 W Good Things in Small Packages: The Art of the Short Story WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
FICT 50 W A Map to Writing Success: Creating a Story That Works WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
FICT 56 W Fiction Writing: Inhabiting Character WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
NVL 29 W Novel Writing Without Tears WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
POET 06 W An Introduction to Poetry: The Image and the Line WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass

Online Certificate Program in Novel Writing

OWC 303 A Novel I: The Powerful Beginning WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
OWC 303 B Novel I: The Powerful Beginning WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
OWC 303 C Novel I: The Powerful Beginning WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
OWC 306 A Novel IV: Manuscript Preparedness WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
OWC 306 B Novel IV: Manuscript Preparedness WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
OWC 306 C Novel IV: Manuscript Preparedness WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
OWC 310 One-on-one Tutorial: Novel WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass

Online Courses: Professional & Personal Development

Business

BUS 10 W An Introduction to Project Management: The Basics for Success WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
BUS 11 W How to Build Successful Startups: Learn Lessons Straight from Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
BUS 112 W Business Presence and Persuasion: Communication for Effectiveness WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
BUS 123 W Value Investing: An Introduction WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
BUS 135 W Unleashing Creative Innovation and Building Great Products WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
BUS 139 W Data-Driven Marketing WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
BUS 150 W Discovering Your Inner Quant Jock: Financial Modeling and Business Decisions WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
BUS 154 W Leadership by Design: Using Design Thinking to Transform Companies and Careers WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
BUS 20 W Building a Successful Business with the Internet of Things WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
DSN 104 W Building a Creative Culture in Organizations Using Design Thinking WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
DSN 111 W Designing the Future of Your Business and Organization WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass

Communication

BUS 112 W Business Presence and Persuasion: Communication for Effectiveness WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass

Communication for Non-Native Speakers of English

COM 32 W Business Writing in English: The Foundations WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
COM 61 W Business Writing in English: The Finer Points WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass

Design

BUS 154 W Leadership by Design: Using Design Thinking to Transform Companies and Careers WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
DSN 104 W Building a Creative Culture in Organizations Using Design Thinking WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
DSN 111 W Designing the Future of Your Business and Organization WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass

Technology & Computer Science

CS 46 W Beginning Programming: Python WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
TECH 02 W Cyber Technologies and Their World-Changing Disruptions: Election Hacking, Fake News, and Beyond WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass