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These are the top 43 University of California San Diego courses and offerings found from analyzing all discussions on Reddit that mention any Coursera course.

#1
Data Structures and Algorithms Specialization
This specialization is a mix of theory and practice: you will learn algorithmic techniques for solving various computational problems and will implement about 100 algorithmic coding problems in a programming language of your choice.
University of California San Diego
Alexander S. Kulikov
1 reddit posts
172 mentions
#2
Interaction Design Specialization
You will learn how to design technologies that bring people joy, rather than frustration.
University of California San Diego
Scott Klemmer
4 reddit posts
121 mentions
#3
Object Oriented Java Programming Specialization
Data Structures and Beyond
This Specialization covers intermediate topics in software development.
University of California San Diego
Mia Minnes
0 reddit posts
83 mentions
#4
Bioinformatics Specialization
Join Us in a Top 50 MOOC of All Time.
University of California San Diego
Pavel Pevzner
1 reddit posts
97 mentions
#5
Biology Meets Programming Course
Bioinformatics for Beginners
Are you interested in learning how to program (in Python) within a scientific setting? This course will cover algorithms for solving various biological problems along with a handful of programming challenges helping you implement these algorithms in Python.
University of California San Diego
Pavel Pevzner
0 reddit posts
30 mentions
#6
Object Oriented Programming in Java Course
Welcome to our course on Object Oriented Programming in Java using data visualization.
University of California San Diego
Mia Minnes
0 reddit posts
26 mentions
#7
Big Data Specialization
Drive better business decisions with an overview of how big data is organized, analyzed, and interpreted.
University of California San Diego
Ilkay Altintas
3 reddit posts
23 mentions
#8
Algorithmic Toolbox Course
The course covers basic algorithmic techniques and ideas for computational problems arising frequently in practical applications: sorting and searching, divide and conquer, greedy algorithms, dynamic programming.
University of California San Diego
Alexander S. Kulikov
0 reddit posts
26 mentions
#9
Finding Hidden Messages in DNA (Bioinformatics I) Course
Named a top 50 MOOC of all time by Class Central.
University of California San Diego
Pavel Pevzner
0 reddit posts
10 mentions
#10
Data Structures Course
A good algorithm usually comes together with a set of good data structures that allow the algorithm to manipulate the data efficiently.
University of California San Diego
Alexander S. Kulikov
0 reddit posts
13 mentions
#11
Mastering the Software Engineering Interview Course
You’ve hit a major milestone as a computer scientist and are becoming a capable programmer.
University of California San Diego
Mia Minnes
0 reddit posts
11 mentions
#12
Human-Centered Design Course
an Introduction
In this course, you will learn how to design technologies that bring people joy, rather than frustration.
University of California San Diego
Scott Klemmer
0 reddit posts
14 mentions
#13
Data Structures and Performance Course
How do Java programs deal with vast quantities of data? Many of the data structures and algorithms that work with introductory toy examples break when applications process real, large data sets.
University of California San Diego
Christine Alvarado
0 reddit posts
13 mentions
#14
Advanced Data Structures in Java Course
How does Google Maps plan the best route for getting around town given current traffic conditions? How does an internet router forward packets of network traffic to minimize delay? How does an aid group allocate resources to its affiliated local partners? To solve such problems, we first represen...
University of California San Diego
Leo Porter
0 reddit posts
8 mentions
#15
Internet of Things and AI Cloud Specialization
This Specialization covers the development of Internet of Things (IoT) products and services—including devices for sensing, actuation, processing, and communication—to help you develop skills and experiences you can employ in designing novel systems.
University of California San Diego
0 reddit posts
6 mentions
#16
User Experience Course
Research & Prototyping
What makes for a great user experience? How can you consistently design experiences that work well, are easy to use and people want to use? This course will teach you the core process of experience design and how to effectively evaluate your work with the people for whom you are designing.
University of California San Diego
Elizabeth Gerber
0 reddit posts
5 mentions
#17
Introduction to Big Data Course
Interested in increasing your knowledge of the Big Data landscape? This course is for those new to data science and interested in understanding why the Big Data Era has come to be.
University of California San Diego
Ilkay Altintas
0 reddit posts
5 mentions
#18
Design Principles Course
an Introduction
What makes an interface intuitive? How can I tell whether one design works better than another? This course will teach you fundamental principles of design and how to effectively evaluate your work with users.
University of California San Diego
Scott Klemmer
0 reddit posts
3 mentions
#19
Hadoop Platform and Application Framework Course
This course is for novice programmers or business people who would like to understand the core tools used to wrangle and analyze big data.
University of California San Diego
Natasha Balac, Ph.D.
0 reddit posts
3 mentions
#20
Our Energy Future Course
This course is designed to introduce students to the issues of energy in the 21st century – including food and fuels – which are inseparably linked – and will discuss energy production and utilization from the biology, engineering, economics, climate science, and social science perspectives.
University of California San Diego
Dr. Stephen Mayfield
1 reddit posts
3 mentions
#21
Designing, Running, and Analyzing Experiments Course
You may never be sure whether you have an effective user experience until you have tested it with users.
University of California San Diego
Scott Klemmer
0 reddit posts
3 mentions
#22
Drug Development Course
The University of California San Diego, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Drug Development course brings you lectures from both faculty and industry experts.
University of California San Diego
Williams S. Ettouati, Pharm.D.
0 reddit posts
3 mentions
#23
Information Design Course
A blank canvas is full of possibility.
University of California San Diego
Scott Klemmer
0 reddit posts
2 mentions
#24
Social Computing Course
People are social creatures and the modern Internet reflects that.
University of California San Diego
Scott Klemmer
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#25
Input and Interaction Course
In this course, you will learn relevant fundamentals of human motor performance, perception, and cognition that inform effective interaction design.
University of California San Diego
Scott Klemmer
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#26
Interaction Design Capstone Project Course
Apply the skills you learned during the sequence of courses -- from needfinding to visual design -- as you redesign a new interface, service, or product for your Interaction Design Capstone Project.
University of California San Diego
Scott Klemmer
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#27
Algorithms on Graphs Course
If you have ever used a navigation service to find optimal route and estimate time to destination, you've used algorithms on graphs.
University of California San Diego
Alexander S. Kulikov
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#28
Combinatorics and Probability Course
Counting is one of the basic mathematically related tasks we encounter on a day to day basis.
University of California San Diego
Alexander S. Kulikov
0 reddit posts
2 mentions
#29
Algorithms on Strings Course
World and internet is full of textual information.
University of California San Diego
Alexander S. Kulikov
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#30
Introduction to Graph Theory Course
We invite you to a fascinating journey into Graph Theory — an area which connects the elegance of painting and the rigor of mathematics; is simple, but not unsophisticated.
University of California San Diego
Alexander S. Kulikov
0 reddit posts
3 mentions
#31
Advanced Algorithms and Complexity Course
You've learned the basic algorithms now and are ready to step into the area of more complex problems and algorithms to solve them.
University of California San Diego
Alexander S. Kulikov
0 reddit posts
4 mentions
#32
Big Data Modeling and Management Systems Course
Once you’ve identified a big data issue to analyze, how do you collect, store and organize your data using Big Data solutions? In this course, you will experience various data genres and management tools appropriate for each.
University of California San Diego
Ilkay Altintas
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#33
Graph Analytics for Big Data Course
Want to understand your data network structure and how it changes under different conditions? Curious to know how to identify closely interacting clusters within a graph? Have you heard of the fast-growing area of graph analytics and want to learn more? This course gives you a broad overview of the ...
University of California San Diego
Amarnath Gupta
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#34
Genome Sequencing (Bioinformatics II) Course
You may have heard a lot about genome sequencing and its potential to usher in an era of personalized medicine, but what does it mean to sequence a genome? Biologists still cannot read the nucleotides of an entire genome as you would read a book from beginning to end.
University of California San Diego
Pavel Pevzner
0 reddit posts
4 mentions
#35
Drug Commercialization Course
The University of California San Diego, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Drug Commercialization course brings you lectures from both faculty and industry experts.
University of California San Diego
Williams S. Ettouati, Pharm.D.
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#36
Comparing Genes, Proteins, and Genomes (Bioinformatics III) Course
Once we have sequenced genomes in the previous course, we would like to compare them to determine how species have evolved and what makes them different.
University of California San Diego
Pavel Pevzner
0 reddit posts
3 mentions
#37
Mathematical Thinking in Computer Science Course
Mathematical thinking is crucial in all areas of computer science: algorithms, bioinformatics, computer graphics, data science, machine learning, etc.
University of California San Diego
Alexander S. Kulikov
0 reddit posts
2 mentions
#38
Converting Challenges into Opportunities Course
In a very competitive workplace, demonstrating your ability to turn challenges into opportunities is an important to way stand out to hiring managers and to your existing management/leadership.
University of California San Diego
Drew Dougherty
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#39
Deploying Machine Learning Models Course
In this course we will learn about Recommender Systems (which we will study for the Capstone project), and also look at deployment issues for data products.
University of California San Diego
Ilkay Altintas
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#40
Python Data Products for Predictive Analytics Specialization
Python data products are powering the AI revolution.
University of California San Diego
Ilkay Altintas
0 reddit posts
2 mentions
#41
Achieving Your Optimal Performance Course
In a very competitive workplace, outstanding performance, versus good performance, can make all the difference in opportunities for retention and advancement.
University of California San Diego
Bruce Dunn
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#42
Introduction to Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science Specialization
Discrete Mathematics is the language of Computer Science.
University of California San Diego
Alexander S. Kulikov
0 reddit posts
37 mentions
#43
Number Theory and Cryptography Course
We all learn numbers from the childhood.
University of California San Diego
Alexander S. Kulikov
0 reddit posts
1 mentions