The Business Model of Coursera
Coursera is an education platform that offers courses online for anyone for free by partnering with high-class universities and other educational organizations worldwide. People who are interested in taking a course on Coursera can choose from 600+ courses that are offered by about 110 high-ranking organizations worldwide. Students can create an own schedule and embrace the learning experience by watching video lectures, taking interactive quizzes, completing peer graded assignments, or interacting with other students and teachers. After having finished a class, students can receive recognition in the form of a certificate.