Coursera Issues a Prompt Engineering Class While It Prepares Its AI Toolset

IBL News | New York

Coursera launched several new short-form content, content, courses, and credentials in the last weeks, covering generative AI. This offer includes two timely courses:

Coursera also shared that it continues developing new generative AI-powered tools and features which are targeted to launch later this year. Among them:

  • Coursera Virtual Coach. It will answer questions, share personalized feedback, and provide quick video lecture summaries and resources, such as a recommended Clip. It will also communicate in different languages and for any education level.

  • Machine Learning Powered Translations. Course readings, lecture video subtitles, quizzes, assessments, peer review instructions, and discussion prompts across 2,000+ courses will be translated from English into Spanish, Arabic, Brazilian Portuguese, French, German, Indonesian, and Thai.
  • AI-Assisted Course Builder. This tool will auto-generate course content, such as course structure, readings, assignments, and glossaries. Authors will be able to integrate their privately-authored content.