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2015/05/21 Waseda University Political Science and Economics University news

【Waseda Univ.】Take Waseda's first MOOC on edX!

Waseda University will offer a six-part online course on coastal disasters, taught in English and made available to everyone around the world. The course is titled: “Tsunamis and Storm Surges: Introduction to Coastal Disasters”.

This Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) is offered freely on the edX platform and is open worldwide to university students, high school students and anybody else interested in coastal disasters.

The course will introduce current coastal disaster research and damage mitigation engineering to young people in order to raise awareness and share scientific analysis of disasters such as the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake, the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami, and the 2013 Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.

You can enroll now via the edX homepage.
https://www.edx.org

Click on the link below to visit our course page and register for the course now!
https://www.edx.org/course/tsunamis-storm-surges-introduction-wasedax-cosdis101x

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