Beer Matters (Fall 2017)


Learn about the history of beer from ancient times and across the globe, to Prohibition, Superbowl ads, and more! You can learn at your own pace in this online class, and then join your classmates for biweekly meet-ups at local breweries. Bottoms up!

Course Description

The “Beer Matters” MOOC is comprised of six sections of content, including video lectures, reading materials, primary documents, and images. Participants are encouraged to participate at their own pace and interact with each other in discussion boards online. Sections are complimented by bi-weekly meet-ups at area breweries, led by the instructor of the course. Meet-ups are optional, but intended to further develop interaction and sense of community among participants.

Course Details

Karl Brown
Assistant Professor of History, University of Wisconsin, Whitewater

Video Lectures
Interaction Opportunities
Discussion Forums
Cost per student: FREE

Start Date: September 6, 2017
End Date: October 23, 2017
Duration: 7 weeks
Cost: FREE

Registration is open from July 17 until September 23, 2017.

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