To date, more than 300 students have completed courses through the Community Education Program, which has been taught by industry experts and faculty from GU-Q, Hamad bin Khalifa University, Qatar University, and Louisiana State University.

Previously offered classes include:

Spring 2018:

  • An Introduction to Emergency and Disaster Management
  • Bring Life and Engagement to your Presentation using Technology
  • Cinema in the Arab World
  • Co-Active Coaching in Arabic
  • Fake News: How to Detect and Resist the Propaganda Machine
  • Formal Spoken Arabic
  • Green Economy and Innovation: Global and Qatari Perspectives
  • Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, and the American Presidency
  • Introduction to Investigative Journalism
  • Introduction to Microsoft Excel Business Fundamentals
  • Map of the Modern World
  • Narrative Photography: The History and Politics of Visual Storytelling
  • Religion, Violence, and Peace

Spring 2017:

  • Arabic Formal Writing: How to Write Correctly
  • Arabic Masterpieces in English
  • Career & Life Design
  • Co-active Coaching
  • Data Visualization: Transform your Data into compelling Visualizations
  • Introduction to Writing: Short Stories
  • Perspectives on Islam and Human Rights
  • Understanding Digital Marketing
  • Your Website Accelerated – Intermediate WordPress for Personal and Professional Websites

Fall 2016:

  • Arabic Formal Writing: How to Write Correctly
  • Big Data & Data Analytics
  • Career & Life Design
  • The Growing Importance of Risk Management in Today's World
  • How to become a Social Entrepreneur
  • Introduction to Basic Research Essentials
  • Introduction to Information Security
  • Introduction to Writing: Short Stories
  • Mobile Technology & Learning: Teach with your Mobile, iPAD & Android Device
  • Religion, Peace & Violence
  • Understanding Digital Marketing
  • Understanding Iran Today: Society, Politics & Foreign Policy
  • Women in the Gulf
  • Your Website Made Easy: Introduction to Wordpress for Personal & Professional Websites

Spring 2016:

  • Career & Life Design
  • Digital Magazine & Book Design
  • Intro to Public Finance
  • Perspectives on Islam and Human Rights
  • Religion, Peace & Violence
  • The Quest for Wisdom-East & West
  • Understanding Digital Marketing
  • Understanding Islamic Manuscripts: Texts & Science
  • Women in Islam: A Contemporary Vision
  • WordPress: Your Website made Easy

Fall 2015:

  • Anthropological Film
  • Great Philosophers and Contemporary World Events
  • Introduction to Ancient and Modern Western Thought
  • Introduction to Critical Thinking & Logic
  • Introduction to Latin American Short Story
  • Masterpieces of French Literature
  • Perspectives on Islam and Human Rights
  • Religion, Violence and Peace
  • Understanding Digital Marketing
  • Understanding Web Mapping and Geolocation

Spring 2015:

  • Arab Politics: Continuity and Change (taught in Arabic)
  • Comparative Religious Perspectives
  • Contemporary Issues in Gulf Studies
  • Great Philosophers and Contemporary World Events
  • ​How to Appreciate Arabic Poetry (taught in Arabic)
  • Islam and Contemporary Issues
  • Personal Development Beyond Borders: Recent Innovations in Flexible, Open, and Digital Learning Opportunities
  • Sports and Exercise: Contemporary Relevance to Qatar and QNV2030
  • The History of the Middle East