How Can You Participate?

1. Registering with Coursera

To participate in MOOCs, you first need to register via Coursera's MOOC platform. No degrees, certificates or other formal requirements are necessary to do this:

Registering with Coursera(sign up)

Before registering, please be sure to inform yourself of Coursera's terms of use and data protection guidelines. Coursera is a company that has its legal seat in the USA. The usage data related to your participation in a MOOC is stored and processed in the USA. The USA does not meet the levels of data protection that are considered adequate in Switzerland.

Coursera Terms of Use
Coursera Privacy Policy

Please also read our information on data protection

2. Enrolling for MOOCs

You must enroll directly with Coursera for the MOOCs in which you would like to participate.

Selecting and Enrolling in MOOCs

Note: You do not have to be matriculated at UZH to participate in a MOOC, and you do not enter into any contractual relationship with UZH by doing so. You can find legal information about MOOC participation in the following document:

Legal Information about Participating in MOOCs (PDF, 30 KB)