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What can you learn from a course on happiness? Over 3 million people have signed up to find out
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What can you learn from a course on happiness? Over 3 million people have signed up to find out

The curriculum asks students to, among other things, track their sleep patterns, keep a gratitude journal, perform random acts of kindness, and take note of whether, over time, these behaviours correlate with a positive change in their general mood.

In lockdown, tennis players pursue online business and management courses to aid their careers off court
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In lockdown, tennis players pursue online business and management courses to aid their careers off court

With the coronavirus outbreak forcing a suspension of tennis tours since March, players have some time on their hands to widen their horizons.

Google releases free AR and AR Core course on learning platform Coursera
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Google releases free AR and AR Core course on learning platform Coursera

The enrolment for the four-week programme has started and the classes would commence from July 16.

Google partners with Coursera to launch a six-course programme in entry level IT support
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Google partners with Coursera to launch a six-course programme in entry level IT support

Dubbed Google IT Support Professional Certificate, Coursera aims to prepare those interested in IT to learn this course.

Airtel to partner with Coursera to equip its workforce with advanced digital skills
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Airtel to partner with Coursera to equip its workforce with advanced digital skills

Coursera has courses on machine learning, data science, digital technology, cybersecurity, Cloud, Internet of Things (IoT) and soft skills.

The Coursera Virtual Reality program will help you pick up skills to work with an emerging medium and make a game in Unity
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The Coursera Virtual Reality program will help you pick up skills to work with an emerging medium and make a game in Unity

The courses have been designed with Goldsmiths college under the university of London, and no prior experience is necessary.

Edutech company Coursera launches series of courses on virtual reality developed by the University of London
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Edutech company Coursera launches series of courses on virtual reality developed by the University of London

The course is based on a combined 25 years' experience in some of the world's most prominent VR research labs.

Online learning startup Coursera raises $64 mn in Series D funding; to expand higher degree portfolio
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Online learning startup Coursera raises $64 mn in Series D funding; to expand higher degree portfolio

The online education portal has begun offering fully-accredited online master’s degrees in order to serve the full spectrum of educational needs

IBM to give $2.4 million to entrepreneurs in India taking courses from Coursera
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IBM to give $2.4 million to entrepreneurs in India taking courses from Coursera

IBM India announced today that it will source entrepreneurs with high potential from India to invite them into its Global Entrepreneur program from Coursera's series of courses under "Full Stack Web Development Specialization.

New initatives unveiled by IBM for Indian developers
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New initatives unveiled by IBM for Indian developers

IBM on Friday launched new global programmes and tools in India to boost developers’ skills around Cloud and emerging technologies such as Internet of Things (IoT).

90% Indians benefit in careers from online courses, reveals survey
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90% Indians benefit in careers from online courses, reveals survey

Indians on Coursera are disproportionately drawn towards technology, computer science, and business courses—more so than in any other large country.

Coursera teams up with Google, Snapdeal to develop online courses
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Coursera teams up with Google, Snapdeal to develop online courses

Online education firm Coursera has partnered corporates across the globe, including Snapdeal and Google, to offer job-oriented courses.

Coursera brings online learning offline in India
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Coursera brings online learning offline in India

Massive Open Online Course provider Coursera has teamed up with the US State Government in order to take its learning offline too. The course provider has

Coursera's verified certificates earn the site $1 million in revenue
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Coursera's verified certificates earn the site $1 million in revenue

Coursera has been instrumental in providing for massive online education in the past couple of years. The online course provider has hit a milestone that could

Coursera gets $43 million funding, promises smartphone apps and international expansion
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Coursera gets $43 million funding, promises smartphone apps and international expansion

Coursera is fast turning into a byword for online learning and the success of their latest round of funding ...

Online college classes aim to target the masses with introductory level classes
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Online college classes aim to target the masses with introductory level classes

A leading U.S. provider of online college courses on Thursday announced plans to expand into introductory level classes such as algebra and composition...

Coursera to offer new MOOC options for teachers
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Coursera to offer new MOOC options for teachers

A leading platform for the popular "massive open online courses" offered by elite universities is moving into a new realm: the expansive field of continuing education for teachers...

Apple's educational app iTunes U records more than 1 bn downloads
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Apple's educational app iTunes U records more than 1 bn downloads

Apple today announced that its free educational content app, iTunes U, has crossed a billion downloads. iTunes U features a large online catalogue of...

Online learning now official, five Coursera courses get ACE approval
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Online learning now official, five Coursera courses get ACE approval

The American Council on Education’s College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT) has evaluated and recommended college credit for five courses on Coursera.

Get a degree online
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Get a degree online

Thanks to the online courses, you can now pick up a new skill that you always wanted to learn or add a certificate from a prestigious university abroad to your repertoire, which otherwise would be a difficult task.