Beer Matters (Fall 2017)

Beer Matters (Fall 2017)

Learn about the history of beer from ancient times and across the glove, 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!

Registration is open from July 01 until September 23, 2017.

  • Video Lectures
  • Interaction Opportunities
  • Discussion Forums
  • September 06 to October 23, 2017 (7 weeks)
  • Cost per student: FREE
  • Course Administrator: Karl Brown

Karl Brown

Assistant Professor Of History

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.