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Micro courses

CMU-Q offers an extensive slate of micro courses that are taught by professors from main campus. Micro courses are an opportunity for students to delve into the myriad of topics and disciplines offered at Carnegie Mellon. Three micro courses are equivalent to one semester course.

Micro course topics change every semester. In the 2020-21 academic year, the topics included:

  • Design that lasts
  • Applied design methods
  • Understanding the demented and delusional brain
  • Learning to design effective health communications
  • Blockchain technology
  • Geopolitical challenges of a changing middle east: politics, security and law
  • Introduction to dexign futures
  • Shaping form
  • Concept sketching quickly aiding understanding and communication
Questions about micro courses

Contact: Sheila Rian, Enrollment Services Manager
Email: srian@qatar.cmu.edu
Office: 4454 8565

Micro course faculty, 2019-20