Print Email

Better Living

Better Living

181 Courses

Grid List

Filter
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. 8
  9. 9
  10. 10

181 Courses

  1. Fundamentals of Photography

    Fundamentals of Photography

    Joel Sartore
    4.7 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (670)
    Starting at $234.95 Starting at $234.95 $269.95 $234.95$269.95
    Taking great photographs requires you to "see" as a professional photographer does; to train your eyes using the same fundamental techniques and principles the experts use to create unforgettable images from the grandest (and simplest) of subjects. With Fundamentals of Photography, you'll learn everything you need to know about the art and craft of great photography straight from a professional photographer with...
  2. How to Draw Sale

    How to Draw

    David Brody
    4.6 out of 5
    86% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (374)
    Save up to $285.00 Starting at $69.95 $384.95 $69.95$384.95
    Experience the joy of drawing—an art anyone can learn—in this brilliantly designed course by a celebrated artist and teacher, and learn to draw your own landscapes, portraits, still lifes, and more. These 36 in-depth lessons help you build a complete set of drawing skills in a step-by-step, detailed manner, developing your ability to draw what you see from observation and invent whole worlds from your...
  3. Learning to Play Guitar: Chords, Scales, and Solos Sale

    Learning to Play Guitar: Chords, Scales, and Solos

    Colin McAllister
    4.2 out of 5
    76% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (233)
    Save up to $200.00 Starting at $49.95 $269.95 $49.95$269.95
    The guitar is one of the most accessible, versatile, and easy to learn instruments you can play. Get lessons and tips from expert, such as how a simple group of four guitar chords enables you to play hundreds of songs. Even if you already play the guitar, this course will broaden your knowledge by applying music theory, history, and expanding your repertoire of songs and styles.
  4. How to Play Piano Sale

    How to Play Piano

    Pamela D. Pike
    4.7 out of 5
    91% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (90)
    Save up to $285.00 Starting at $69.95 $384.95 $69.95$384.95
    In 36 accessible lessons, How to Play Piano gives you the building blocks you need to go from an interested novice to expressive and talented player. Blending music theory and history with hands-on examples and step-by-step instruction, Professor Pamela Pike guides you through the basic foundations and advanced techniques of piano playing—and shows you how to practice between lessons to make the most of your study.
  5. Learning Spanish: How to Understand and Speak a New Language Sale

    Learning Spanish: How to Understand and Speak a New Language

    Bill Worden
    4.6 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (261)
    Save up to $285.00 Starting at $69.95 $384.95 $69.95$384.95
    Experience the fun, intellectual challenge, and practical benefits of learning Spanish, one of the world’s most useful and beautiful languages. In this brilliantly designed course, you’ll get “under the hood” of the language, using an approach your teacher has refined for over 20 years to empower adult learners. Even if you think you lack aptitude for languages, these lectures will have you conversing in...
  6. The Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking

    The Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking

    Bill Briwa
    4.8 out of 5
    96% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (455)
    Starting at $234.95 Starting at $234.95 $269.95 $234.95$269.95
    It’s rare to find a truly gifted chef who can actually show you how to cook. Now, The Great Courses has joined forces with the prestigious Culinary Institute of America to give you just that. The Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking is a course of 24 highly visual and instructional lessons in which you’ll build all the foundational culinary skills you need to turn out delicious and impressive...
  7. How to Paint Sale

    How to Paint

    Ricky Allman
    4.2 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (57)
    Save up to $200.00 Starting at $49.95 $269.95 $49.95$269.95
    How to Paint immerses you in the painting process from start to finish, with step-by-step demonstrations in every lesson. Professor Allman’s years of experience as an artist and teacher enable him to provide the perfect introduction to an immense artistic tradition, infusing each session with passion and humor, so even the most technical and traditional methods become fun and approachable under his guidance.
  8. Wonders of the National Parks: A Geology of North America Sale

    Wonders of the National Parks: A Geology of North America

    Ford Cochran
    4.1 out of 5
    75% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (200)
    Save up to $285.00 Starting at $69.95 $384.95 $69.95$384.95
    From Yellowstone’s geysers to the wetlands of the Everglades, wonders never cease in North America’s national parks. Drawing millions of tourists each year, the parks capture a special place in our hearts—and in the history of how the planet came to be. Join Ford Cochran—geologist, journalist, and National Geographic programming director—on a tour of the continent’s greatest and most fascinating natural...
  9. Essentials of Tai Chi and Qigong

    Essentials of Tai Chi and Qigong

    David-Dorian Ross
    4.5 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (271)
    Starting at $234.95 Starting at $234.95 $269.95 $234.95$269.95
    Science shows that tai chi and qigong are good medicine and good exercise. Discover the secrets of health and serenity with these 24 in-depth lessons from a renowned tai chi champion and instructor.
  10. National Geographic Masters of Photography Sale

    National Geographic Masters of Photography

    Taught By Multiple Professors
    4 out of 5
    69% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (187)
    Save up to $200.00 Starting at $49.95 $269.95 $49.95$269.95
    National Geographic Masters of Photography goes inside the creative process of the industry’s most sought-after photographers as they reveal their working methods. By observing photographers who have mastered the trade, gain rich insights into how to approach your own images, boost your confidence as you work, and improve your photographs by learning skills that are rarely shared or taught in an ordinary classroom.
  11. Dog Training 101 Sale

    Dog Training 101

    Jean Donaldson
    4.5 out of 5
    84% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (102)
    Save up to $200.00 Starting at $49.95 $269.95 $49.95$269.95
    To cut through the clutter and bring you a training method validated by the latest scientific research on dog behavior, we worked with Jean Donaldson, the founder and principal instructor of The Academy for Dog Trainers, to create a course that teaches you the whys of dog training basics, not just the hows. Over 24 packed lectures, Dog Training 101 brings you exclusive access to a trainer of dog trainers who delves...
  12. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Techniques for Retraining Your Brain Sale

    Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Techniques for Retraining Your Brain

    Jason M. Satterfield
    4.2 out of 5
    75% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (190)
    Save up to $200.00 Starting at $49.95 $269.95 $49.95$269.95
    Everyone has something about their life that they would like to improve. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy is a scientific, logical approach that investigates well-tested, practical techniques to assess your situation and select appropriate tools for change. Become aware of your daily thoughts, manage moods, and modify undesirable behaviors. Take steps toward gradual, lasting, goal-oriented change.
  13. Our Night Sky

    Our Night Sky

    Edward M. Murphy
    4.5 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (170)
    Starting at $169.95 Starting at $169.95 $199.95 $169.95$199.95
    Learn how to feel at home in the limitless expanse of the star-filled sky with the 12 lectures of Our Night Sky. This richly illustrated course is an unrivaled tour of the stars that teaches you about the science, culture, technology, and pure pleasure of stargazing. With the guidance of award-winning astronomer and Professor Edward M. Murphy, you'll get a comprehensive overview of what there is to see out...
  14. Practicing Mindfulness: An Introduction to Meditation

    Practicing Mindfulness: An Introduction to Meditation

    Mark W. Muesse
    4.4 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (334)
    Starting at $214.95 Starting at $214.95 $254.95 $214.95$254.95
    Learn how to better live in harmony with the realities of the world and to feel more deeply connected to the whole of life with Practicing Mindfulness: An Introduction to Meditation. In these 24 lectures, award-winning Professor Mark W. Muesse gives you a clear and usable understanding of the essence of meditation and how to practice it. You'll learn the principles and techniques of sitting meditation; the related...
  15. Understanding Investments

    Understanding Investments

    Connel Fullenkamp
    4.5 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (150)
    Starting at $179.95 Starting at $179.95 $254.95 $179.95$254.95
    Learn how to invest with skill and confidence to attain your financial goals with the 24 timely and informative lectures of Understanding Investments. Economist and Professor Connel Fullenkamp explains the fundamentals of investing to those new to the subject while broadening and deepening the knowledge of more experienced investors. He clearly explains the various kinds of financial markets, the different kinds of...
  16. Nutrition Made Clear

    Nutrition Made Clear

    Roberta H. Anding
    4.4 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (235)
    Starting at $319.95 Starting at $319.95 $374.95 $319.95$374.95
    Replace nutritional misconceptions with hard science you can understand in Nutrition Made Clear. In 36 in-depth lectures taught by dietitian and Professor Roberta H. Anding, explore the fundamentals of good nutrition and learn how to practically apply them to your unique lifestyle. Designed to appeal to anyone at any age, this course is an invaluable source of medically backed, statistically proven information about...
  17. Optimizing Brain Fitness Sale

    Optimizing Brain Fitness

    Richard Restak
    3.9 out of 5
    68% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (156)
    Save up to $160.00 Starting at $24.95 $199.95 $24.95$199.95
    Discover the secrets to increasing your brain's power to meet everyday challenges and enhance your life with Optimizing Brain Fitness. This engaging 12-lecture course shows you how to take advantage of the basic principles of brain operation and build the brain you want to live with for the rest of your life. Delivered by Dr. Richard Restak, an award-winning teacher and practicing neurologist, these lectures are...
  18. Secrets of Mental Math

    Secrets of Mental Math

    Arthur T. Benjamin
    4.7 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (159)
    Starting at $134.95 Starting at $134.95 $199.95 $134.95$199.95
    Improve and expand your math potential—whether you're a corporate executive or a high-school student—in the company of Professor Arthur T. Benjamin, one of the most entertaining members of The Great Courses faculty. The Secrets of Mental Math, his exciting 12-lecture course, guides you through all the essential skills, tips, and tricks for enhancing your ability to solve a range of mathematical problems...
  19. The Everyday Gourmet: The Joy of Mediterranean Cooking

    The Everyday Gourmet: The Joy of Mediterranean Cooking

    Bill Briwa
    4.7 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (102)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $219.95 $199.95$219.95
    Discover how you can incorporate one of the world’s most heart-healthy and delicious styles of cooking into your everyday meals with this recipe-filled course presented by a chef-instructor at The Culinary Institute of America.
  20. Outsmart Yourself: Brain-Based Strategies to a Better You Sale

    Outsmart Yourself: Brain-Based Strategies to a Better You

    Peter M. Vishton
    4.7 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (90)
    Save up to $200.00 Starting at $49.95 $269.95 $49.95$269.95
    Outsmart Yourself: Brain-Based Strategies to a Better You will give you insights into how your mind works and the tools you need to make lasting change. Taught by Professor Peter M. Vishton of William & Mary, these 24 practical lectures draw from a wealth of scientific evidence to take you inside your brain and show you why you behave the way you do—and what you can do to strengthen your creativity, improve your...