The prestigious Nanjing University joins Coursera today to open its knowledge to Chinese and English speaking learners around the world. Our seventh university partner to offer courses in Chinese, Nanjing will play a major role in expanding access to Chinese speakers of all ages and backgrounds. China is Coursera’s fastest growing and second largest learner-base only after the U.S.
Located on China’s eastern coast, Nanjing University is committed to excellence in teaching and research. Nanjing brings a new suite of fascinating courses like “Understanding Marx” and “Psychology and Life.” In fact, philosophy and psychology are two of the most popular course topics among Coursera learners in China. In addition, for many Chinese who come to Coursera seeking career-relevant skills, Nanjing is offering “Software Testing” geared towards aspiring computer programmers.
Start learning today from Nanjing University by signing up for their courses below:
Jewish Diaspora in Modern China (in English): You may not have known that China has been the home of a prosperous Jewish population for over 1,000 years. Learn about how this community came to China and how it became an essential part of China’s economic and social life.
Understanding Marx (in Chinese): This course will take a comparative approach, centered around Marx’s three publications Manuscripts of 1844, the Communist Manifesto and Capital, to help learners understand Marxism and its influence in the modern world.
Psychology and Life (in Chinese): This course takes complicated psychology theories and teaches how they apply to everyday life. Expect to gain a new perspective of the world and society after learning about these psychological rules and principles.
Software Testing (in Chinese): Understand and master the practice of software testing. This course introduces the design methodology used for test developers including functional testing, performance testing, compatibility testing and other special testing techniques.