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8 Unusual Skill You Can Actually Learn In School Today

Underwater basket weaving

Although this term usually refers to a useless and absurd college or university course, at the University of Arizona underwater basket weaving has become a trademark. The course is offered during Paideia, the festival of learning, during which you can take information noncredit courses.

Santa Claus course

The Charles W. Howard Santa Claus School opened in Michigan in 1937. Since then, it has taught the students everything connected with old Saint Nick. Here you can learn about the history of Santa Claus and his proper makeup and dress.

Snake charming

In India, Children of the Vadi tribe can learn how to charm a venomous snake. They start their training at the age of 2 when they are first introduced to deadly cobra. The study takes 10 years. At the age of 12, they already know everything about the ancient tradition of snake charming with flutes.

Gladiator courses

The Gladiator school is located in Rome and offers 2-hour classes where you can learn the basics of Roman combat and swordplay as well as pursue lectures dedicated to ancient Roman history.

Circus skills

The skills are offered at Bath Spa University for people who went to integrate physical circus skills with theatrical performance. Its students learn how to become a professional artist and how to manage, stage and promote their own work.

Funeral service

The right place for a students who wish to have a career in the funeral business is at Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service. Here you can take basic core classes such as math and history but also pursue a lot of special courses concentrated on life services, from principles of embalming to mortuary law and ethics

Zombie degree

The course is called “Use of Zombie in Pop Culture”, it was rolled out at the University of Baltimore, USA, in 2010. The course is led by Arnold T. Blumberg, a communication design professor. It is a funny but academic look at the mindless shambling undead creatures and their role in entertainment.

Transcendental Meditation.

Maharishi School located in Fairfield, lowa, is an unusual independent preparatory school. It curriculum includes the practice of the Transcendental Meditation technique alongside other traditional academic subjects.

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