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Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.

Fechas límite flexibles

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Nivel principiante

Aprox. 36 horas para completar

Sugerido: 8 weeks of study; 5-7 hours/week...

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Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
1 hora para completar

Course Orientation

1 video (Total 3 minutos), 4 lecturas, 2 cuestionarios
4 lecturas
Syllabus10m
About the Discussion Forums10m
Updating Your Profile10m
Social Media10m
2 ejercicios de práctica
Orientation Quiz5m
Demographics Survey5m
5 horas para completar

Week 1: How It All Starts and Ends

13 videos (Total 120 minutos), 5 cuestionarios
13 videos
Nothing New under the Sun6m
How Things Work: Fireworks15m
We Are All Star Material9m
Disappearing Mass2m
How Things Work: Big Bells and Bad Beats10m
Measure Up8m
Energy Around the World9m
Where Does It Come From?8m
How Is It Used?14m
How Things Work: Voice Change and Sound Proofing - What Is Sound?5m
How Things Work: Voice Change and Sound Proofing – Getting Rid of Sound7m
How Things Work: Voice Change and Sound Proofing – Do Silencers Really Work15m
4 ejercicios de práctica
Topic 1 Practice Quiz15m
Topic 2 Practice Quiz15m
Topic 3 Practice Quiz15m
Week 1 Quiz30m
Semana
2
6 horas para completar

Week 2: Getting and Using the Power

14 videos (Total 154 minutos), 5 cuestionarios
14 videos
What Is Temperature?16m
Fun and Facts with Liquid Nitrogen3m
How Things Work: Airport behind the Scenes10m
Energy from Chemistry?9m
Heat Engines7m
How Things Work: The Engine in Your Car…17m
Diesel Is Different7m
Octane and Other Numbers at the Pump8m
Hybrid Cars?14m
Electricity: What and How10m
Electricity: Where and When11m
The Smart Grid8m
How Things Work: Shock and Awe-some Lightning17m
4 ejercicios de práctica
Topic 4 Practice Quiz15m
Topic 5 Practice Quiz15m
Topic 6 Practice Quiz15m
Week 2 Quiz30m
Semana
3
7 horas para completar

Week 3: Why Coal Is Dirty

19 videos (Total 248 minutos), 5 cuestionarios
19 videos
Coal: Who Has It, Wants It, and Uses It17m
What's Up with the Water?8m
Burning Coal through the Decades10m
What Goes Up in Smoke?10m
The University's Power (Plant)12m
How Things Work: A Coal (and Gas) Power Plant23m
Acid Rain14m
Trading Smoke Works10m
Cleaning Coal (I.e., Dropping Acid)7m
How Things Work: What Happens to Our Garbage21m
How the Greenhouse Works9m
Which Gasses Are Bad?3m
The Earth's Getting Warmer – How Do We Know?9m
Effects of Global Warming10m
How to Cool the Planet7m
Geoengineering – Possible? Desirable?15m
How Things Work: What Happens When You Flush Your Toilet?26m
Climate Change Assignment Introduction15m
4 ejercicios de práctica
Topic 7 Practice Quiz15m
Topic 8 Practice Quiz15m
Topic 9 Practice Quiz15m
Week 3 Quiz30m
Semana
4
7 horas para completar

Week 4: Oil and Gas – With Us Forever?

17 videos (Total 201 minutos), 5 cuestionarios
17 videos
How Do You Find It?11m
How to Get It Out13m
How to Get Even More Out!11m
Refining: Crude Conversion9m
How Things Work: Gateway to the Heavens21m
Oil Producers and Consumers14m
Tar Sands3m
Pipeline Controversies7m
Oil Economics10m
How Things Work: How Does a Cell Phone Find You?23m
From the Well to You12m
How Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking) Works15m
Fracking and the Environment: Myth and Reality15m
Who Produces and Consumes Natural Gas7m
Combined Cycle and Converting Coal to Run It6m
How Things Work: Laser Light Shows9m
4 ejercicios de práctica
Topic 10 Practice Quiz15m
Topic 11 Practice Quiz15m
Topic 12 Practice Quiz15m
Week 4 Quiz30m
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por TKAug 16th 2018

Great course by Prof. Ruzic. Very well explained, fun assignments as well.

Instructor

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David N. Ruzic

Abel Bliss Professor
Nuclear, Plasma and Radiological Engineering

Acerca de Universidad de Illinois en Urbana-Champaign

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is a world leader in research, teaching and public engagement, distinguished by the breadth of its programs, broad academic excellence, and internationally renowned faculty and alumni. Illinois serves the world by creating knowledge, preparing students for lives of impact, and finding solutions to critical societal needs. ...

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