Learn the game of chess!
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Learn the game of chess!

Learning from scratch how to move chess pieces, open your game properly and chess notation.
4.4 (17 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
2,181 students enrolled
Created by Benjamin Corcoran
Published 12/2018
English
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This course includes
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 1 article
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Learning the mobility of the chess pieces, how to open up your game properly and chess notation.
Requirements
  • The desire to play chess
Description

In this course, you'll learn the value of all the chess pieces, how they all move, and some special moves in the chess game. Video's of both over the board demonstrations and 2D on the computer screen will be presented. Also quizzes to test your knowledge. You will also learn how to properly play the chess opening. The ability to read and write chess notation is key to future chess learning.

Learning objective:

*Movement of Pawns, Knights, Bishops, Rooks, Queen and King.
*Special moves
*The value of Pawns, Knights, Bishops, Rooks, Queen and King.
*Best ways of playing the Opening
*A quick opening surprise.
*Defending the 4 move checkmate opening
*Avoiding bad opening play
*Ability to read and write chess notation.

Who this course is for:
  • Students that want to learn chess!
Course content
Expand all 20 lectures 01:52:37
+ Quiz
0 lectures 00:00

A quiz on Pawns, Bishops, and Knights.

1st Quiz
6 questions
+ Rooks & Queens
2 lectures 05:40
Rook Video
02:33

Test your knowledge of Rooks

Rook quiz
2 questions
Queen video
03:07

Test your knowledge of the Queen

Queen test
2 questions
+ Castling, promotion, and En Passant
3 lectures 17:37
King move and castling
07:22
Pawn promotion video
03:53
En Passant Video
06:22

The Final Quiz

The Final Quiz
5 questions
+ Chess Notation
5 lectures 35:49
1st notation lesson
08:45
2nd notation lesson
07:41
Advance notation lesson
08:28
Reading chess notated game, the Game of the Century!
08:06
+ Learning Opening basic and tricks
4 lectures 35:14
Opening Principles
10:09
How a normal game looks like
06:52
Avoiding bad opening play
07:10