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  1. Getting Your Legal House in Order

    Getting Your Legal House in Order

    Sally Hurme
    5 out of 5
    100% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (2)
    Starting at £29.99 Starting at £29.99 £49.99 £29.99£49.99
    In Getting Your Legal House in Order, author and elder law attorney Sally Balch Hurme gives you a practical, step-by-step foray into your legal affairs. From property rights to wills and trusts to insurance and estate planning, these 18 eye-opening lectures give you everything you need to prepare your finances and your future. Filled with accessible advise, this course should be required viewing for people of any...
  2. Fighting Misinformation: Digital Media Literacy

    Fighting Misinformation: Digital Media Literacy

    Taught By Multiple Professors
    3.9 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (7)
    Starting at £16.99 Starting at £16.99 £21.99 £16.99£21.99
    The International Research & Exchanges Board (IREX) has teamed up with The Great Courses to provide an outstanding eight-lecture series designed to arm you with the very skills needed to defuse the threat of misinformation media. Ms.Tara Susman-Peña, a senior technical advisor, and her colleagues at IREX, Mehri Druckman and Nina Odura, will lead you step by step through the history, evolution, science, and impact...
  3. A Historian Goes to the Movies: Ancient Rome

    A Historian Goes to the Movies: Ancient Rome

    Gregory S. Aldrete
    4.4 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (8)
    Starting at £19.99 Starting at £19.99 £29.99 £19.99£29.99
    From Ben-Hur to Spartacus to Gladiator, get a front-row look at the great movies that have shaped ancient Rome’s role in popular culture and memory. The 12 lectures of Professor Gregory S. Aldrete’s A Historian Goes to the Movies: Ancient Rome cover over 50 years of cinematic history and talent, and immerse you in the glory and grandeur—and even the folly—of classic and contemporary films set in Roman...
  4. Liberty on Trial in America: Cases That Defined Freedom

    Liberty on Trial in America: Cases That Defined Freedom

    Douglas O. Linder
    5 out of 5
    100% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (1)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    In Liberty on Trial in America: Cases That Defined Freedom, you will learn how liberty increased in our country when individuals sued for freedoms and when cases were brought specifically to test the limits of the Constitution. In 24 fascinating lectures, Professor Douglas O. Linder of the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law takes you behinds the scenes of the trials that recognized many of the...
  5. Going to the Devil: The Impeachment of 1868

    Going to the Devil: The Impeachment of 1868

    4.8 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (8)
    Starting at £11.99 Starting at £11.99 £14.99 £11.99£14.99
    The Great Courses is proud to present Going to the Devil: The Impeachment of 1868 This first-time-ever original narrative documentary is a unique and entertaining retelling of the turbulent yet fascinating events leading up to and through the impeachment of President Andrew Johnson. You’ll hear “first-hand” from the characters themselves—including Thaddeus Stevens, Charles Sumner, and others who were...
  6. Understanding the New Testament

    Understanding the New Testament

    David Brakke
    4.2 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (8)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Join Professor David Brakke, an award-winning Professor of History at The Ohio State University, for Understanding the New Testament. In these 24 eye-opening lectures, he takes you behind the scenes to study not only the text of the New Testament, but also the authors and the world in which it was created.
  7. Understanding the Old Testament

    Understanding the Old Testament

    Robert D. Miller II
    4.4 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (8)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    The Old Testament is one of the foundational documents of Western civilization. In this course, you’ll study a selection of the major books of the Old Testament, probing their meaning and relevance. Among these, you’ll explore the prophets, the wisdom literature, and the apocalyptic literature, finding their deeper historical and religious import, as well as their sublime literary treasures.
  8. America's Musical Heritage

    America's Musical Heritage

    Anthony Seeger
    4.5 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (6)
    Starting at £19.99 Starting at £19.99 £29.99 £19.99£29.99
    In Professor Anthony Seeger’s America’s Musical Heritage, learn how to listen to the music of America with new ears. Produced in collaboration with Smithsonian Folkways Recordings—proprietor of the vast treasury of American vernacular music—these 12 lectures explore more than 200 years of music from trailblazers like Scott Joplin, the Memphis Jug Band, Woody Guthrie, and many others.
  9. The Complete Painter: Lessons from the Masters

    The Complete Painter: Lessons from the Masters

    David Brody
    5 out of 5
    100% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (3)
    Starting at £54.99 Starting at £54.99 £79.99 £54.99£79.99
    Many of us have the mistaken idea that only “born artists” can paint. But the truth is much more exciting—with the right training, anyone can learn the skill of painting! In The Complete Painter: Lessons from the Masters, artist David Brody teaches those skills in 34 easy-to-follow lessons. He begins by teaching the basics and then moves on to developing technique by having you copy from some of the world’s...
  10. The Rise of Communism: From Marx to Lenin

    The Rise of Communism: From Marx to Lenin

    Vejas Gabriel Liulevicius
    4.6 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (17)
    Starting at £19.99 Starting at £19.99 £29.99 £19.99£29.99
    In the 12 lectures of The Rise of Communism: From Marx to Lenin, investigate communism’s journey from a theory to a movement that rocked the world. You’ll meet thinkers and revolutionaries like Rosa Luxemburg and Leon Trotsky; unpack the meaning of texts like Das Kapital and The Communist Manifesto; and experience the shock and awe of the Paris Commune, Lenin’s October Revolution, and other events.
  11. Learning German: A Journey through Language and Culture

    Learning German: A Journey through Language and Culture

    James Pfrehm
    4.8 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (32)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Taught by Professor James Pfrehm of Ithaca College, this course teaches all the skills needed to understand and speak basic German. Focusing on major attractions in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, these lessons are perfect preparation for anyone who wants to experience German-speaking culture first-hand: from conversing with locals to reading signs and menus to navigating the railways and Autobahn.
  12. The Instant Sommelier: Choosing Your Best Wine

    The Instant Sommelier: Choosing Your Best Wine

    Paul Wagner
    4.9 out of 5
    100% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (14)
    Starting at £16.99 Starting at £16.99 £21.99 £16.99£21.99
    With nearly 150,000 wines for sale in the U.S. market, the world of wine can seem needlessly complex. Cut through the clutter with eight down-to-earth, practical, and accessible lessons that will take the intimidation factor out of choosing, drinking, and enjoying wines, led by Professor Paul Wagner, who has dedicated his career to what he calls, “democratizing wine appreciation.” From swirl to finish, he’ll...
  13. A Field Guide to the Planets

    A Field Guide to the Planets

    Sabine Stanley
    4.9 out of 5
    95% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (22)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Now that we’ve explored every major world in our solar system with cutting-edge science, it’s a perfect time to get to know the neighbors. Your instructor, Sabine Stanley, Ph.D., a Bloomberg Distinguished Professor at Johns Hopkins University, guides you through this system on a thrilling ride of discovery, illustrated by the phenomenal images NASA has gathered through its telescopes, cameras, and laboratories...
  14. Law School for Everyone: Contracts

    Law School for Everyone: Contracts

    David Horton
    4 out of 5
    100% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (4)
    Starting at £19.99 Starting at £19.99 £29.99 £19.99£29.99
    In Law School for Everyone: Contracts, join Professor David Horton for a revealing investigation of contract law. Over 12 lectures, you’ll get an introduction to contract essentials, including offers, acceptances, counteroffers, fraud, duress, and unconscionability. These and other concepts come alive in court cases that range from the outrageous to the heart-rending to the ridiculous.
  15. Law School for Everyone: Corporate Law

    Law School for Everyone: Corporate Law

    George S. Geis
    4.5 out of 5
    100% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (2)
    Starting at £19.99 Starting at £19.99 £29.99 £19.99£29.99
    Recreating a traditional law school course in corporate law, Law School for Everyone: Corporate Law guides you through the foundations of the field, the history of corporations, and the problems that plague them (including insider trading). Using iconic court cases and studies involving today’s top corporations, these 12 lectures are a fascinating look at where corporate law works well—and where it falls short.
  16. The Great Tours: African Safari

    The Great Tours: African Safari

    James Currie
    4.4 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (20)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Discover the safari adventure for you in The Great Tours: African Safari. Taught by the highly experienced safari guide James Currie, these 24 exciting lectures take you onto the plains and into the jungles of Africa. From UNESCO World Heritage sites to stunning bird sanctuaries, and from national parks to hidden-gem wilderness areas, experienced travelers and armchair enthusiasts alike will enjoy this exhilarating...
  17. Introduction to the Qur'an

    Introduction to the Qur'an

    Martyn Oliver
    4.7 out of 5
    92% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (13)
    Starting at £19.99 Starting at £19.99 £29.99 £19.99£29.99
    Despite the fact that nearly 25 percent of the world’s population is Muslim, misinformation and ignorance about Islam and its place in the world continue to thrive, and the result has been a great deal of conflict and confusion. Often, much of what is misunderstood about Islam is the result of a lack of information—and some dangerous and prolific myths. To combat these myths and to appreciate the complexity of...
  18. The Wonders of America's State Parks

    The Wonders of America's State Parks

    Joe Yogerst
    3.5 out of 5
    50% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (16)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    In The Wonders of America’s State Parks, join best-selling travel writer Joe Yogerst for a virtual tour of over 100 state wilderness areas stretching from New England to the Alaskan frontier to the Hawaiian Islands. You’ll learn how these parks came into existence, what makes them a special part of America’s story, and how to get the most out of a visit—whether you want historical insights or panoramic views.
  19. Cooking Basics: What Everyone Should Know

    Cooking Basics: What Everyone Should Know

    Sean Kahlenberg
    4.4 out of 5
    84% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (19)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Presented in partnership with The Culinary Institute of America and filmed at the CIA’s flagship facility in Hyde Park, New York, Cooking Basics: What Everyone Should Know provides the step-by-step instructions you need to become a confident, productive cook in your own home. Your instructor, Chef Sean Kahlenberg, carefully walks you through the many dozen original recipes he presents in this course in 24...
  20. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology: How Life Works

    Biochemistry and Molecular Biology: How Life Works

    Kevin Ahern
    4.8 out of 5
    91% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (35)
    Starting at £54.99 Starting at £54.99 £79.99 £54.99£79.99
    Taught by Professor Kevin Ahern of Oregon State University, this course covers the essential topics of a first-semester college course in biochemistry and molecular biology, introducing amino acids, proteins, enzymes, genes, and dealing with the intricate workings of living cells. A background in high school-level chemistry is helpful.