The Music of the Beatles will track the musical development of the band, starting from the earliest days in Liverpool and Hamburg, moving through the excitement of Beatlemania, the rush of psychedelia, and the maturity of Abbey Road. While the focus will be on the music, we will also consider how recording techniques, the music business, the music of other artists, and the culture of the 1960s affected John, Paul, George, and Ringo as they created the Beatles repertory.
In this course, you will learn all
of the major principles of microeconomics normally taught in a quarter or
semester course to college undergraduates or MBA students.
Perhaps more importantly, you
will also learn how to apply these principles to a wide variety of real
world situations in both your personal and professional lives. In this way, the Power of Microeconomics will
help you prosper in an increasingly competitive environment.
For centuries we have collectively marveled at plant diversity and form—from
Charles Darwin’s early fascination with stems and flowers to Seymour Krelborn’s
distorted doting in Little Shop of Horrors. This course intends to present
an intriguing and scientifically valid look at how plants themselves experience
the world—from the colors they see to the sensations they feel. Highlighting
the latest research in genetics and more, we will delve into the inner
lives of plants and draw parallels with the human senses to reveal that