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Coursera online courses and MOOCs - student reviews

Coursera's online classes are designed to help students achieve mastery over course material. Some of the best professors in the world - like neurobiology professor and author Peggy Mason from the University of Chicago, and computer science professor and Folding@Home director Vijay Pande - will supplement your knowledge through video lectures. They will also provide challenging assessments, interactive exercises during each lesson, and the opportunity to use a mobile app to keep up with your coursework. Coursera also partners with the US State Department to create “learning hubs” around the world. Students can get internet access, take courses, and participate in weekly in-person study groups to make learning even more collaborative. Begin your journey into the mysteries of the human brain by taking courses in neuroscience. Learn how to navigate the data infrastructures that multinational corporations use when you discover the world of data analysis. Follow one of Coursera’s “Skill Tracks”. Or try any one of its more than 560 available courses to help you achieve your academic and professional goals.

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5 years, 10 months ago
 
This is a great course. I did not have any background in the material and it was fund to learn a lot of the concepts. If you know basic line... more
5 years, 8 months ago
 
What an amazing course! Like other courses on hot topics (the 'Justice' one on EdX being a prime example), this course tackles the hard topi... more
6 years, 10 months ago
 
Probably the most innovative and one of the most demanding of MOOCs. With 4 ways to test your learning - quizzes, exams, programming assignm... more
5 years, 3 months ago
 
If you're new to the subject of astronomy, this MOOC could be a good place to start. You just have 5 videos per week, each ranging from 5-15... more
3 years, 7 months ago
 
Managing Big Data with MySQL is the fourth and final course in Duke University's Excel to MySQL: Analytic Techniques for Business speciali... more
5 years, 2 months ago
 
Do not take this course if you are adverse to seeing lots of meat, videos of animal carcasses and how they were slaughtered and hearing abou... more
6 years, 6 months ago
 
I took this course when it premiered. While Prof. Ullman is a brilliant man, the length of the video (30+ minutes), and maybe my lack of mat... more
5 years, 1 month ago
 
I did not have an appreciation for how much I would learn and truthfully found the whole course to be intellectually stimulating. As I menti... more
5 years, 10 months ago
 
Solid introduction to the field. Could be quite challenging for those who don't have a strong background in biology and chemistry like mysel... more
5 years, 10 months ago
 
This was an impressively taught course, geared specifically towards clinicians and others in the medical community but less so for those who... more
5 years, 10 months ago
 
This course is a great introduction to how viruses work. You'll learn in great detail about the entire life cycle of a virus and about many ... more
6 years, 7 months ago
 
Yes, the pace of this course is rather slow. Yes, the material is presented in a rather repetitive way. Does that make this course bad? Most... more
4 years, 8 months ago
 
UC SD's Earth Sciences program is a fairly highly rated, but my initial impression is that this course is designed as a normal college cours... more
6 years, 12 months ago
 
Might possibly be worth doing in another presentation, if they fixed the problems, but the first was disappointing. It was marred by very po... more
3 years, 8 months ago
 
One of the best Computer Science algorithm courses (and hopefully, entire specialization) on Coursera's new platform. Here's why: The cou... more
5 years, 5 months ago
 
I'm dropping this course after 5 weeks. There are good bits about this course, but you can probably read about those in other reviews. I'll ... more