Coursera Prog.

Coursera Prog.

Coursera Programs @MCOMS

  • November 10, 2019

Free Coursera Programs for MCOMS Students and Faculty on the occasion of Silver Jubilee.

Free Coursera Programs for MCOMS Students and Faculty on the occasion of Silver Jubilee.

Coursera Programs @MCOMS Free Coursera Programs for MCOMS Students and Faculty on the occasion of Silver Jubilee. When: — Where: Category:

MCOMS Silver Jubilee with Coursera

The Coursera programs, which are indeed paid programs, however for this year on the occasion of Silver Jubilee we are offering these program free of cost to our students and faculty. This has to be seen more from a self- development perspective. Participants are free to choose any of the program. Please find attached a presentation with details of courses/specializations offered by Coursera (link provided below). Also a short note on Coursera is given below.

 

The agreement allows a student to

  • Enroll and complete as many courses as possible
  • A student can learn from multiple domains such as life science, behavioural skills, music & arts, management, data science etc..

 

While students can learn what they want at their convenience, institutions have started integrating courses for academic purpose in various levels. We can help you understand these integrations in detail (over 3,000 students across the group are currently learning for academic purpose). Institutes related to healthcare domain which are using Coursera courses for academic purpose are: 

  1. Manipal Centre for Health Practices – courses for 3 credit (internal marks)
  2. Manipal College of Nursing – 2 marks for any relevant courses 

 

Faculty Development

  • MAHE Manipal and MU Jaipur are giving credits to faculty for completing Coursera courses as part of their annual assessment process 

 

Popular courses in life science as enrolled by students in KMC, Nursing, Allied Health science, Dentistry etc.. 

Course

University

Patient Safety and Quality Improvement: Developing a Systems View (Patient Safety I)

Johns Hopkins University

Nutrition and Lifestyle in Pregnancy

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)

Introduction to the Biology of Cancer

Johns Hopkins University

Myocardial Infarction

University of Zurich

Introduction to Statistics & Data Analysis in Public Health

Imperial College London

Introduction to Psychology

Yale University

Poverty & Population: How Demographics Shape Policy

Columbia University

Managing Asthma, Allergies, Diabetes, and Seizures in School

University of Colorado System

Epidemiology in Public Health Practice

Johns Hopkins University

Infection Prevention in Nursing Homes

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Students from the healthcare domain at Manipal are pursuing mostly courses related to their domain. However, few are also taking up courses related to English, Spanish & Korean Languages; Presentation Skills; Data Science as well.

 

All those interested in pursuing the program are requested to give their names to Mr Prem Bahadur, Sr Executive Marketing latest by 22 Nov. His mail id is prem.bahadur@manipal.edu.np

 

While forwarding nomination please mention the following particular’s.

 

Name

Student registration number/Batch

Faculty- employee number

Mail id

Contact number

 

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