What you learn
What is Coursera?
Coursera is a private online education provider. Coursera's learning platform offers an extensive course catalog on many different topics with a focus on Data, Technology and Economics. The content is provided by more than 190 of the world's leading universities (e.g. Stanford, Yale and IESE) and organizations (e.g. Google, BCG and Deeplearning.ai).
What is a Coursera course like?
Coursera courses include recorded auto-graded and peer-reviewed assignments, video lectures, and community discussion forums. When you complete a course, you will be eligible to receive a shareable electronic course certificate.
How long will each course take?
Coursera courses have been designed to allow you to work at your own pace with bite-sized sessions and a self-paced learning model. The time varies by each course and when you click into a course it has a very detailed description to help you choose the course that fits your needs. Coursera keeps lectures and lessons short -with only a few minutes each -so learners can make meaningful progress in just a few minutes a day.
Generally,courses can take between 1-6 weeks to complete. The average length of a course is 20 hours and is designed to fit around your schedule.
What is the program language?
The program language of all courses is English. For 95% of the courses, subtitles are available in a multitude of languages.
Why learn with Coursera?
- Access to the entire Coursera catalog
- Content is provided by international top universities (partly accredited) and tech companies
- Learning at any time and from any place in your own pace
- Use of Coursera certificates e.g. on your LinkedIn profile for personal further qualification