Online Credit Courses
Take Online Credit Undergraduate and Graduate Level Courses from The School of Arts & Sciences!
Penn Summer and the College of Liberal and Professional Studies offer over 15 full credit courses during the Summer 2012. Courses are offered via the Arts & Sciences Learning Commons and are open to undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education students. To register for these course you must be enrolled at the University of Pennsylvania through a degree or non-degree program. Students not currently enrolled, may use the Penn Summer Open Enrollment process for visiting students. For information on how to enroll and register for courses this summer please visit Penn Summer.
Online Non-Credit Courses
Take Free Courses via Coursera!
The University of Pennsylvania is partnering with Coursera, an online education platform, to make Web-based courses available free. These courses include video lectures with interactive quizzes, mastery-building interactive assignments and collaborative online forums. Penn faculty will provide courses in medicine, business, music, literature, and mathematics and computer science, among others. Courses will begin in the fall and students will not receive University of Pennsylvania academic credit. For more information and registration please visit: www.coursera.org
What is The Commons?
The Arts & Sciences Learning Commons combines three distinct elements:
- Online Courses
- Online Communities of Practice
- Penn's Ivy League Quality Education
The Learning Commons is the Arts & Sciences portal for online learning. Faculty and students interact & collaborate through multimedia tools, course sites with discussion, and synchronous sessions. More
New to online learning?Read this document about Canvas. Watch this orientation video for Adobe Connect.
Summer 2013 Course Sites
Open May 20, 2013
12-Week Courses: 5/20-8/9
Summer Session 1: 5/20-6/28
Summer Session 2: 7/1-8/9