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frequently asked questions

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Q. Will the BEAT Institute be offered this year?
Q. Will the BEAT Institute be offered again?
Q. Can anyone sign up for the online courses?
Q. Can teachers and professors assign only part of the modules in the online courses to their students?
Q. Are continuing education credits given for the online courses?

Q. Will the BEAT Institute be offered this year?

A. The BEAT Institute will not be offered in 2013. Instead, an invitation only BEAT Institute Think Tank will be convened in the summer to define the state of the science and taking the BEAT Institute into the future.

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Q. Will the BEAT Institute be offered again?

A. Yes.

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Q. Can anyone sign up for the online courses?

A. Yes. Anyone interested in the online courses may sign up at no cost.

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Q. Can teachers and professors assign only part of the modules in the online courses to their students?

A. Yes, teachers and professors just need to get their students to register and direct them to which modules they need to complete for their class assignment. Some professors have complimented some of the online modules with fieldwork.

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Q. Are continuing education credits given for the online courses?

A. We are not currently offering continuing education credits for the online courses. However, you may print out a certificate of completion.

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