Beyond IQ

Courses for Teens, Adults, and younger students

Spring 2021 Courses!

All times are Eastern US Time. Check for length, number, & start of sessions.

Course Title Instructor
 Introduction to Shakespeare:
 Hamlet and Midsummer Night's Dream
 Mondays, 10:00 - 11:30am; 15 weeks, starts Feb. 1.
 Mathematical Explorations: Advanced Problem Posing
 Mondays, 11:00 - Noon; 15 weeks, starts Jan. 25th.

Lisa Fontaine-Rainen

 Aristotle Leads the Way
 Mon., 11:30 - 1:00pm; 15 weeks, starts Jan. 25th.
Sherene Raisbeck
 Bread and Circuses:
 Hunger Games, Oppression, and Resistance 

 Mondays, 12:15-1:15pm; 15 weeks, starts Jan. 25th.

Lisa Fontaine-Rainen

 Mondays, 1:00 pm - 2 pm; 10 weeks, starts Feb. 8.
 For teens and adults!
Josh Shaine
 Parody and Satire 101
 Mondays, 3:00 - 4:00pm; 15 weeks, starts Jan. 25th.
Josh Shaine
 Money, Money, Money
 Mondays, 7:00pm-8:30pm, ages 15+, starts Jan. 25th.
Sherene Raisbeck
 Tues, 11:00 am to Noon; 15 weeks, starts Feb 2.
 Abnormal Psychology
 Tues, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm; 15 weeks, starts Jan. 26th.
 Fair Seas & Following Winds
 Tues, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm; 15 weeks, starts Feb 2.
 Skia Laurence
 Tues., 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm; 15 weeks, starts Jan. 26th.
 Intro to Social Contract Theory
 Tuesdays, 4pm, 4 weeks, starting March 16th.
Sabrina Weiss

 Introduction to Ethics
 Tuesdays, 4pm, 4 weeks, starting April 13th.

Sabrina Weiss
 Digital Patterns, and Animation
 Wednesdays, 1:00 pm, 15 weeks, starts Jan. 27th
Chris Buck

 Thursday, 10:00 am, 17 weeks, starts Jan. 28th. 

Emma Sobey
 Poetry for Every Soul
 Thursday, 11:00 am; 15 weeks, starts Feb 4.
Skia Laurence
 Introduction to Creative Writing
 Thursday at 11:15 am; 17 weeks, starts Jan. 28th.
Emma Sobey
 The Botany of Desire
 Thursdays, Noon; 1/14, 1/28, 2/11. 2/25, plus 3/11   option
Sabrina Weiss
 Talking Back to Statistics
 Thursdays, 1:00pm; 15 weeks, starts Jan 28th.

Lisa Fontaine-Rainen 

 A little geometry, a dash of chemistry, & a pinch of   history:   Applied Liberal Education for Artists
 Thursday, 2:00 pm, 15 weeks, starts Jan. 28th.
Skia Laurence
 Intro to Environmental Chemistry 
 A "prequel" to high school chemistry
 Thursdays, 3 pm; 8 weeks, starts Jan. 28th.
Trina Toups
 Chemistry SAT Subject Test Preparation
 Focused instruction for the June test administration.
 Thurs., 3 pm - 4:30 pm; 8 weeks, starts March 25th.
Trina Toups
 Speculative Literature: Fantasy
 Thurs., 4:00 pm; 15 weeks, starts Jan. 28th.
Josh Shaine
 Fri., 11:30-1:00pm, 15 weeks, starts Jan. 29th.
 Ages 8-12
Sherene Raisbeck
 Fridays, 1 pm; 12 weeks, starts Jan. 15th.
Sabrina Weiss
 World History, 1400 CE to 1950 CE (or so)
 Fridays, 12:30 - 1:30pm, 15 weeks, starting Jan. 29th.
Josh Shaine
 The Omnivore’s Dilemma
 Fridays, 3 pm; 6 weeks +1 for projects, starts March 19th.
Sabrina Weiss
 Self Care and You
 Saturdays, 1pm; 15 weeks, starts Jan. 30th.
Carolyn Davies Josh Shaine
Courses restricted to
students who have taken the prior course
 Scientific and Rational Thought & Harry Potter and the   Methods of   Rationality Part 2
 Thursdays, 11am-12:15pm, 16 weeks, starts Jan 28th.

Lisa Fontaine-Rainen

 Physics with only a little bit of math Part 2
 Fridays, 2:30 pm - 3:30pm, 10-15, January 29th.
Sherene Raisbeck

Registration for Spring is open, however, if there is a course you would like to see, please let us know!

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Refunds are available prior to the start of the second (2nd) session for all courses 6 weeks and longer. They are available prior to the first (1st) session of any shorter course.

Financial aid will be awarded on a case by case basis, but it is our hope to turn away no students for financial reasons.

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