The Science of Happiness Course

The Science of Happiness is the first MOOC to teach positive psychology. Learn science-based principles and practices for a happy, meaningful life. We all want to be happy, and there are countless ideas about what happiness is and how we can get some. Have fun.

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Part 1 - Introduction to the course



Part 2 - The power of social connection



Part 3 - Kindness and compassion



Part 4 - Cooperation and reconciliation



Part 5 - Mindfulness



Part 6 - Mental habits of happiness



Part 7 - Gratitude



Part 8 - Finding your happiness fit and the new frontiers