Bass Connections Courses

These semester-long courses offer students a structure to gain expertise in addressing complex societal problems from a variety of academic and professional perspectives.

Brain & Society

  • Sex/Gender - Nature/Nurture: Intersections of Biology and Society
  • Neuroethics
  • Music and the Brain

Information, Society & Culture

  • Bass Connections ISC/ISS Gateway - Information, Society & Culture
  • Virtual Museums: Theories and Methods of 21st-century Museums
  • History of Art Markets
  • Web-based Multimedia Communications
  • Research Capstone
  • Performance and Technology
  • Digital Durham

Global Health

  • History of Global Health
  • Global Nutrition: Over and Undernutrition in Developing Countries
  • Global Health Policy: Transforming Evidence into Action
  • Global Health Research and Ethics
  • Introduction to mHealth
  • Engineering and Anthropology of Biomedical Engineering Design in Uganda
  • Women’s Health and Technologies
  • Global Health Policy: Transforming Evidence into Action

Education & Human Development

  • Social Science Research Lab
  • Social Science Radio Workshop
  • Open Knowledge and Education Innovation

Energy

  • Environment and Conflict
  • Regulation and Emerging Technologies
  • UN Climate Change Negotiation Practicum
  • Integrating Environmental Science and Policy

Other Bass Connections Courses

  • Stories for Social Change: Confronting Sexual and Domestic Violence at Duke and in Durham
  • Regulation and Emerging Technologies
  • Managing Networks
  • Introductory Machine Learning for Data Science
  • Applications of Genome Sciences and Medicine