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These are the top 67 University of Pennsylvania courses and offerings found from analyzing all discussions on Reddit that mention any Coursera course.

#1
Business Foundations Specialization
In this Specialization, you’ll develop basic literacy in the language of business, which you can use to transition to a new career, start or improve your own small business, or apply to business school to continue your education.
University of Pennsylvania
Brian J Bushee
8 reddit posts
149 mentions
#2
Introduction to Financial Accounting Course
Master the technical skills needed to analyze financial statements and disclosures for use in financial analysis, and learn how accounting standards and managerial incentives affect the financial reporting process.
University of Pennsylvania
Brian J Bushee
6 reddit posts
65 mentions
#3
Introduction to Marketing Course
Taught by three of Wharton's top faculty in the marketing department, consistently ranked as the #1 marketing department in the world, this course covers three core topics in customer loyalty: branding, customer centricity, and practical, go-to-market strategies.
University of Pennsylvania
Barbara E. Kahn
1 reddit posts
28 mentions
#4
Gamification Course
Gamification is the application of game elements and digital game design techniques to non-game problems, such as business and social impact challenges.
University of Pennsylvania
Kevin Werbach
5 reddit posts
31 mentions
#5
Calculus Course
Single Variable Part 1 - Functions
Calculus is one of the grandest achievements of human thought, explaining everything from planetary orbits to the optimal size of a city to the periodicity of a heartbeat.
University of Pennsylvania
Robert Ghrist
0 reddit posts
39 mentions
#6
Modern & Contemporary American Poetry (“ModPo”) Course
ModPo is a fast-paced introduction to modern and contemporary U.
University of Pennsylvania
Al Filreis
10 reddit posts
29 mentions
#7
Introduction to Corporate Finance Course
This course provides a brief introduction to the fundamentals of finance, emphasizing their application to a wide variety of real-world situations spanning personal finance, corporate decision-making, and financial intermediation.
University of Pennsylvania
Michael R Roberts
0 reddit posts
23 mentions
#8
Introduction to Finance and Accounting Specialization
This specialization provides an introduction to corporate finance and accounting, emphasizing their application to a wide variety of real-world situations spanning personal finance, corporate decision-making, financial intermediation, and how accounting standards and managerial incentives affect the...
University of Pennsylvania
Brian J Bushee
6 reddit posts
93 mentions
#9
Business and Financial Modeling Specialization
Wharton's Business and Financial Modeling Specialization is designed to help you make informed business and financial decisions.
University of Pennsylvania
Richard Waterman
0 reddit posts
20 mentions
#10
Entrepreneurship Specialization
Wharton's Entrepreneurship Specialization covers the conception, design, organization, and management of new enterprises.
University of Pennsylvania
Lori Rosenkopf
0 reddit posts
16 mentions
#11
Introduction to Operations Management Course
Learn to analyze and improve business processes in services or in manufacturing by learning how to increase productivity and deliver higher quality standards.
University of Pennsylvania
Christian Terwiesch
1 reddit posts
10 mentions
#12
An Introduction to American Law Course
This course will give you a glimpse into six different areas of American law: Tort Law, Contract Law, Property, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, and Civil Procedure.
University of Pennsylvania
Anita Allen
0 reddit posts
12 mentions
#13
Foundations of Positive Psychology Specialization
The University of Pennsylvania and Dr.
University of Pennsylvania
Karen Reivich, Ph.D.
0 reddit posts
24 mentions
#14
Applying to U.S. Universities Course
“It depends.
University of Pennsylvania
Erick Hyde
3 reddit posts
3 mentions
#15
Microeconomics Course
The Power of Markets
We make economics decisions every day: what to buy, whether to work or play, what to study.
University of Pennsylvania
Rebecca Stein
0 reddit posts
4 mentions
#16
Ancient Philosophy Course
Plato & His Predecessors
What is philosophy? How does it differ from science, religion, and other modes of human discourse? This course traces the origins of philosophy in the Western tradition in the thinkers of Ancient Greece.
University of Pennsylvania
Susan Sauvé Meyer
0 reddit posts
23 mentions
#17
Vital Signs Course
Understanding What the Body Is Telling Us
The vital signs – heart rate, blood pressure, body temperature, respiration rate, and pain – communicate important information about the physiological status of the human body.
University of Pennsylvania
Connie B. Scanga, PhD
1 reddit posts
3 mentions
#18
A Crash Course in Causality Course
Inferring Causal Effects from Observational Data
We have all heard the phrase “correlation does not equal causation.
University of Pennsylvania
Jason A. Roy, Ph.D.
0 reddit posts
8 mentions
#19
More Introduction to Financial Accounting Course
The course builds on my Introduction to Financial Accounting course, which you should complete first.
University of Pennsylvania
Brian J Bushee
0 reddit posts
4 mentions
#20
Ancient Philosophy Course
Aristotle and His Successors
What is philosophy? How does it differ from science, religion, and other modes of human discourse? This course traces the origins of philosophy in the Western tradition in the thinkers of Ancient Greece.
University of Pennsylvania
Susan Sauvé Meyer
0 reddit posts
19 mentions
#21
Positive Psychology Course
Resilience Skills
Learn how to incorporate resilience interventions into your personal and professional life with Dr.
University of Pennsylvania
Karen Reivich, Ph.D.
0 reddit posts
12 mentions
#22
Entrepreneurship 1 Course
Developing the Opportunity
How does a good idea become a viable business opportunity? What is entrepreneurship and who fits the profile of an entrepreneur? This introductory course is designed to introduce you to the foundational concepts of entrepreneurship, including the definition of entrepreneurship, the profile of the en...
University of Pennsylvania
Lori Rosenkopf
0 reddit posts
3 mentions
#23
Introduction to Key Constitutional Concepts and Supreme Court Cases Course
This course offers an introduction to the U.
University of Pennsylvania
Professor Kermit Roosevelt, III
0 reddit posts
4 mentions
#24
How to Apply to College Course
How to Apply to College will empower learners of all backgrounds to demystify and better understand the college search and selection process, combining the expertise of an Ivy League admissions office and a leading college access and success organization.
University of Pennsylvania
Eric J. Furda
1 reddit posts
3 mentions
#25
Fundamentals of Quantitative Modeling Course
How can you put data to work for you? Specifically, how can numbers in a spreadsheet tell us about present and past business activities, and how can we use them to forecast the future? The answer is in building quantitative models, and this course is designed to help you understand the fundamentals ...
University of Pennsylvania
Richard Waterman
0 reddit posts
3 mentions
#26
American Education Reform Course
History, Policy, Practice
Discover what shapes how we talk about schools today by exploring the history of U.
University of Pennsylvania
Dr. John L. Puckett
0 reddit posts
10 mentions
#27
Calculus Course
Single Variable Part 3 - Integration
Calculus is one of the grandest achievements of human thought, explaining everything from planetary orbits to the optimal size of a city to the periodicity of a heartbeat.
University of Pennsylvania
Robert Ghrist
0 reddit posts
2 mentions
#28
Single Variable Calculus Course
Calculus is one of the grandest achievements of human thought, explaining everything from planetary orbits to the optimal size of a city to the periodicity of a heartbeat.
University of Pennsylvania
Robert Ghrist
0 reddit posts
2 mentions
#29
Social Impact Strategy Course
Tools for Entrepreneurs and Innovators
This course offers an introduction to social impact strategy and social entrepreneurship, including key concepts, an overview of the field, and tools to get started as a changemaker.
University of Pennsylvania
Peter Frumkin
0 reddit posts
3 mentions
#30
Social Norms, Social Change I Course
This is a course on social norms, the rules that glue societies together.
University of Pennsylvania
Cristina Bicchieri
0 reddit posts
2 mentions
#31
Corruption Course
You can't understand the world today if you don't understand corruption.
University of Pennsylvania
Philip Nichols
0 reddit posts
2 mentions
#32
Introduction to Spreadsheets and Models Course
The simple spreadsheet is one of the most powerful data analysis tools that exists, and it’s available to almost anyone.
University of Pennsylvania
Don Huesman
0 reddit posts
3 mentions
#33
Calculus Course
Single Variable Part 2 - Differentiation
Calculus is one of the grandest achievements of human thought, explaining everything from planetary orbits to the optimal size of a city to the periodicity of a heartbeat.
University of Pennsylvania
Robert Ghrist
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#34
Calculus Course
Single Variable Part 4 - Applications
Calculus is one of the grandest achievements of human thought, explaining everything from planetary orbits to the optimal size of a city to the periodicity of a heartbeat.
University of Pennsylvania
Robert Ghrist
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#35
Managing Social and Human Capital Course
People are the most valuable asset of any business, but they are also the most unpredictable, and the most difficult asset to manage.
University of Pennsylvania
Michael Useem
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#36
Viral Marketing and How to Craft Contagious Content Course
Ever wondered why some things become popular, and other don't? Why some products become hits while others flop? Why some ideas take off while others languish? What are the key ideas behind viral marketing? This course explains how things catch on and helps you apply these ideas to be more effective...
University of Pennsylvania
Jonah Berger
0 reddit posts
6 mentions
#37
Entrepreneurship 2 Course
Launching your Start-Up
Once you have a prototype and a clearer vision of the opportunity, you’ll need to create a small organization to discover how to create a repeatable and scalable business model.
University of Pennsylvania
Kartik Hosanagar
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#38
Wonders of Ancient Egypt Course
Colossal pyramids, imposing temples, golden treasures, enigmatic hieroglyphs, powerful pharaohs, strange gods, and mysterious mummies are features of Ancient Egyptian culture that have fascinated people over the millennia.
University of Pennsylvania
David P. Silverman
0 reddit posts
13 mentions
#39
Robotics Course
Estimation and Learning
How can robots determine their state and properties of the surrounding environment from noisy sensor measurements in time? In this module you will learn how to get robots to incorporate uncertainty into estimating and learning from a dynamic and changing world.
University of Pennsylvania
Daniel Lee
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#40
Positive Psychology Course
Martin E. P. Seligman’s Visionary Science
Dr.
University of Pennsylvania
Martin E.P. Seligman, Ph.D.
0 reddit posts
4 mentions
#41
Improving Communication Skills Course
Learn how to communicate more effectively at work and achieve your goals.
University of Pennsylvania
Maurice Schweitzer
0 reddit posts
3 mentions
#42
Robotics Course
Aerial Robotics
How can we create agile micro aerial vehicles that are able to operate autonomously in cluttered indoor and outdoor environments? You will gain an introduction to the mechanics of flight and the design of quadrotor flying robots and will be able to develop dynamic models, derive controllers, and sy...
University of Pennsylvania
Vijay Kumar
1 reddit posts
3 mentions
#43
People Analytics Course
People analytics is a data-driven approach to managing people at work.
University of Pennsylvania
Cade Massey
0 reddit posts
3 mentions
#44
Accounting Analytics Course
Accounting Analytics explores how financial statement data and non-financial metrics can be linked to financial performance.
University of Pennsylvania
Brian J Bushee
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#45
Microeconomics Course
When Markets Fail
Perfect markets achieve efficiency: maximizing total surplus generated.
University of Pennsylvania
Rebecca Stein
0 reddit posts
2 mentions
#46
Robotics Specialization
The Introduction to Robotics Specialization introduces you to the concepts of robot flight and movement, how robots perceive their environment, and how they adjust their movements to avoid obstacles, navigate difficult terrains and accomplish complex tasks such as construction and disaster recovery.
University of Pennsylvania
Daniel Lee
2 reddit posts
30 mentions
#47
Positive Psychology Course
Character, Grit and Research Methods
Learners discover how apply to research methods to their study of Positive Psychology.
University of Pennsylvania
Claire Robertson-Kraft, Ph.D.
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#48
English for Career Development Course
Welcome to English for Career Development, a course created by the University of Pennsylvania, and funded by the U.
University of Pennsylvania
Brian McManus
0 reddit posts
2 mentions
#49
Finance & Quantitative Modeling for Analysts Specialization
The role of an Analyst is dynamic, complex, and driven by a variety of skills.
University of Pennsylvania
Michael R Roberts
0 reddit posts
30 mentions
#50
Leading the Life You Want Course
Pursue a meaningful life and improve your performance as a leader.
University of Pennsylvania
Stewart D. Friedman
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#51
Introduction to Dental Medicine Course
The mouth is the window into human health.
University of Pennsylvania
Dr. Uri Hangorsky
0 reddit posts
3 mentions
#52
English for Journalism Course
Welcome to English for Journalism, a course created by the University of Pennsylvania, and funded by the U.
University of Pennsylvania
John Cotton
0 reddit posts
2 mentions
#53
Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Course
An Introduction to Digital Currencies
What is Cryptocurrency and how is it an innovative and effective method of currency? This course was designed for individuals and organizations who want to learn how to navigate investment in cryptocurrencies.
University of Pennsylvania
Jessica Wachter
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#54
Robotics Course
Perception
How can robots perceive the world and their own movements so that they accomplish navigation and manipulation tasks? In this module, we will study how images and videos acquired by cameras mounted on robots are transformed into representations like features and optical flow.
University of Pennsylvania
Kostas Daniilidis
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#55
Design Course
Creation of Artifacts in Society
This is a course aimed at making you a better designer.
University of Pennsylvania
Karl T. Ulrich
0 reddit posts
9 mentions
#56
Robotics Course
Mobility
How can robots use their motors and sensors to move around in an unstructured environment? You will understand how to design robot bodies and behaviors that recruit limbs and more general appendages to apply physical forces that confer reliable mobility in a complex and dynamic world.
University of Pennsylvania
Daniel E. Koditschek
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#57
Exploring Renewable Energy Schemes Course
What do you picture when you hear the term “renewable energy?” Do you imagine fields of solar panels, giant windmills, or huge hydroelectric dams? Those are all examples of large-scale, grid-tied systems.
University of Pennsylvania
Jorge Santiago-Aviles
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#58
Success Course
Do you want to be more successful? This course was designed to help you define what success means to you, and to develop a plan for achieving it.
University of Pennsylvania
Richard Shell
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#59
Business Analytics Specialization
This Specialization provides an introduction to big data analytics for all business professionals, including those with no prior analytics experience.
University of Pennsylvania
Cade Massey
0 reddit posts
17 mentions
#60
Resilience Skills in a Time of Uncertainty Course
We are all facing different and difficult challenges as we confront the COVID-19 pandemic.
University of Pennsylvania
Karen Reivich, Ph.D.
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#61
English for Media Literacy Course
Welcome to English for Media Literacy, a course created by the University of Pennsylvania, and funded by the U.
University of Pennsylvania
Lauren Fiori
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#62
The Economics of Health Care Delivery Course
In this course, you’ll learn about the key components of health care, and the economics behind their principles and pricing strategies.
University of Pennsylvania
Ezekiel J. Emanuel, MD, PhD
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#63
Introduction to Ancient Egypt and Its Civilization Course
Colossal pyramids, imposing temples, golden treasures, enigmatic hieroglyphs, powerful pharaohs, strange gods, and mysterious mummies are features of Ancient Egyptian culture that have fascinated people over the millennia.
University of Pennsylvania
David P. Silverman
0 reddit posts
14 mentions
#64
Customer Analytics Course
Data about our browsing and buying patterns are everywhere.
University of Pennsylvania
Eric Bradlow
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#65
Greek and Roman Mythology Course
Myths are traditional stories that have endured over a long time.
University of Pennsylvania
Peter Struck
13 reddit posts
16 mentions
#66
Fintech Specialization
Foundations & Applications of Financial Technology
Wharton's Fintech Specialization is designed to introduce you to the fundamental building blocks of financial technologies and real-world applications through case studies of Wharton-led companies in the field.
University of Pennsylvania
Jessica Wachter
0 reddit posts
2 mentions
#67
Regulatory Compliance Specialization
Every organization faces a myriad of risks that can threaten its operations, reputation, and bottom line.
University of Pennsylvania
0 reddit posts
1 mentions