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About

In this The Science of Well-Being offered by Coursera in partnership with Yale you will engage in a series of challenges designed to increase your own happiness and build more productive habits.

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Overview

As preparation for these tasks, Professor Laurie Santos reveals misconceptions about happiness, annoying features of the mind that lead us to think the way we do, and the research that can help us change. You will ultimately be prepared to successfully incorporate a specific wellness activity into your life.

Skills you will gain in this The Science of Well-Being offered by Coursera in partnership with Yale:

  • Gratitude
  • Happiness
  • Meditation
  • Savoring

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction
  • Misconceptions About Happiness
  • Why Our Expectations are so Bad
  • How Can We Overcome Our Biases
  • Stuff that Really Makes Us Happy
  • Putting Strategies into Practice
  • Start Your Final Rewirement Challenge
  • Continue Your Rewirement Challenge
  • Submit Your Final Assignment

Details on Coursera Plus:

  • Learn Anything: Explore any interest or trending topic, take prerequisites, and advance your skills
  • Save money: Spend less money on your learning if you plan to take multiple courses this year
  • Flexible Learning: Learn at your own pace, move between multiple courses, or switch to a different course
  • Unlimited Certificates: Earn a certificate for every learning program that you complete at no additional cost

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 3 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 3 months.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 3 months.

You can choose from hundreds of free courses, or get a degree or certificate at a breakthrough price. You can now select Coursera Plus, an annual subscription that provides unlimited access.

Funding

Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You’ll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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