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Opinions (263)

Introduction to Java Programming – Part 2 - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

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Vignesh Rajendiran
01/07/2017
What I would highlight It would be ideal if you give this as a self-managed course. it would be exceptionally useful The initial segment of this course is self-guided and at times i would backpedal to allude that and it ought to be made conceivable with this moreover.

What could be improved N/A.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

China (Part 6): The Manchus and the Qing Dynasty - Harvard University

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Jolin Deng
01/07/2017
What I would highlight I truly like Chinese history and I can gain more from this part.I am from China,so I look forward more part.Chinese history is extremely intriguing and long,so I need more individuals can listen this part,can take in more about Chinese long history.

What could be improved Nothing.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Fun with Prime Numbers: The Mysterious World of Mathematics - Kyoto University

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Ex-student
01/07/2017
What I would highlight Reasonably alright.

What could be improved No negative aspects.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Forests and Livelihoods in Developing Countries - University of British Columbia

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UBAYEDUL HAQUE
01/07/2017
What I would highlight Forest managemet certificate courese in corespondent/distance .

What could be improved Same as above

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Introduction to Java Programming – Part 2 - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

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Harish Srinivasan
01/06/2017
What I would highlight I am particularly intrigued by taking this course. Be that as it may, section 2 has its enlistment ceased. It would mean alot to me in the event that somebody could educate me about when it will be open. Email : harishs98@gmail.com

What could be improved No negative aspects.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

China (Part 5): From a Global Empire under the Mongols to a Global Economy under the Ming Dynasty - Harvard University

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Yang Yong
01/06/2017
What I would highlight This course is exceptionally intriguing,and I like it extremely,I like the technique that the educator taught. This course gave me another view on the Chinese history.

What could be improved Everything was positive.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Fun with Prime Numbers: The Mysterious World of Mathematics - Kyoto University

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Ex-student
01/06/2017
What I would highlight This course can be taken serenely in 4 evenings or nighttimes with a 2 hours exertion each . It was decent to have the points which the course secured displayed to me , yet i do not think the course substance was constantly certain or appropriate for somebody without scientific foundation while the course presumably goes for this gathering of people. With a slight modification this course could turn into an exceptionally decent involvement in future .

What could be improved Nothing bad.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Introduction to Java Programming – Part 2 - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

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student
01/05/2017
What I would highlight Another awesome Java course by HKUST. Its unrealistic to cover the greater part of the ideas in detail in only 5 weeks, however it certainly sets a decent establishment.

What could be improved Nothing bad.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

China (Part 5): From a Global Empire under the Mongols to a Global Economy under the Ming Dynasty - Harvard University

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Ex-student
01/05/2017
What I would highlight Impressive, awesome learning background. I need to go through at a slower pace the whole course. So I am expecting the following segment begins as late as could reasonably be expected. Presently I need to redo. A not to be missed truly captivating PROFESSOR.

What could be improved Nothing.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Fun with Prime Numbers: The Mysterious World of Mathematics - Kyoto University

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Ex-student
01/05/2017
What I would highlight The teacher has some smart thoughts to exhibit the material. In any case, from my perspective, he did not understand it that well. I enjoyed the way that confirmations were given and clarified. Be that as it may, once more, confirmations were given in a way which could be profoundly enhanced as far as clarification quality and presentation. Moreover, the course really requires more essential learning than assumed.

What could be improved Everything OK.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Introduction to Java Programming – Part 2 - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

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Sandeep Dwivedi
01/04/2017
What I would highlight Extraordinary course for Intermediates in programming.This is second course of Java Series by HKUST. Wishing to finish android course this time

What could be improved Everything OK.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

China (Part 5): From a Global Empire under the Mongols to a Global Economy under the Ming Dynasty - Harvard University

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Ann Schmidt
01/04/2017
What I would highlight Intriguing realities exhibited nicely. Numerous photographs, graphs, and so forth to help learning. Educators are exceptionally learned. Part of the China X series. Would prescribe this course.

What could be improved N/A.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Foundations of Development Policy: Advanced Development Economics - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Gopal Prasad
01/04/2017
What I would highlight *Content: I am functioning as an Economist in RBI, I think; the course will encourage to find specialized and hypothetical instruments for assessment of different social area strategies. The course will likewise highlight the rising part of government and political economy in encircling advancement strategy. My desires from the course would secure hypothetical and experimental strategies for viable arrangement intercession in different social issues. The course will be more intuitive and fascinating, once we will chip away at genuine dataset utilizing econometric investigation amid assignments. *Instructor: Rich experience of the Instructors will make this course more connected and live too. *Institution/Provider: Credibility of the Institution is certain, indeed, it will be a significant privilege for me to work with one of the best Institution of the World.

What could be improved Nothing.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Introduction to Human Evolution - Wellesley College

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Jo Kelly
01/03/2017
What I would highlight I truly appreciated this course and am extremely pitiful its over. I was to a great degree inspired by the quality of instructional classes, readings, questions, examinations, and so forth. I have a PhD in science and various different capabilities in zones like business studies. I have additionally taken a series of different MOOCs. I truly plan to see additionally courses on paleoanthropology educated by Prof Van Arsdale in future. Much obliged to you.

What could be improved Nothing.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

China (Part 5): From a Global Empire under the Mongols to a Global Economy under the Ming Dynasty - Harvard University

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Paul Hundal
01/03/2017
What I would highlight Extremely fascinating phase of Chinese history is secured here. This Part fits well inside the arrangement and ought to in a perfect world be watched in succession with alternate Parts of this arrangement.

What could be improved No negative aspects.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Foundations of Development Policy: Advanced Development Economics - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Ex-student
01/03/2017
What I would highlight Assessment of strategies is a zone of progressively significance so thank you for this course yet you ought to likewise consider the French.

What could be improved Everything was positive.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Big Data Analysis with Spark - University of California

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Amar Ammouri
01/03/2017
What I would highlight This course is vert importante for companys because they nées statistcals informations and tols for save this informations.

What could be improved Mathematicals knowlages and informatique.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Introduction to Human Evolution - Wellesley College

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Claudio Felicioli
01/02/2017
What I would highlight Adam Van Arsdale has put in this long MOOCs a wonderful exertion in making it the most thorough and, in this manner, the less fundamental as would be prudent. Going to this course you will find out about human causes and advancement (and about paleoanthropology itself) from various perspectives of various orders. Extremely interestingly instances of the principal confirmation of a few human social conduct are talked about.

What could be improved An excessive number of subjects canvassed in one day, insufficient time to rehearse all alone to get an appropriate comprehension of the usefulness disclosed.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

China (Part 2): The Creation and End of Centralized Empire - Harvard University

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Dianne Owens
01/02/2017
What I would highlight This course takes after on sequentially from the main portion in the smaller arrangements. In this second part, we see the occasions paving the way to the ascent of Buddhism in China. In spite of the fact that I have some gentle introduction to Buddhism because of a few books regarding the matter, I found that this course offered some nicely required setting for comprehending the religion and its prevalence.

What could be improved Nothing bad.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Foundations of Development Policy: Advanced Development Economics - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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NJOKU PAUL
01/02/2017
What I would highlight I am a community developer engaged with Grooming centre. I feel the programme is a wonderful effort for helping me to acquire greater portion from my work and the positive effect to the society. Incredible work.

What could be improved Nothing.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)