The Science of Happiness: Theory and Practice
This course on happiness and Positive Psychology examines recent discoveries in the scientific study of happiness, and the practical implications for personal well-being. It is open to all, but will be of special interest to educators, managers, coaches, human service professionals, doctors, psychologists and other health professionals who would like to:
Mark Setton is the co-founder and CEO of Pursuit-of-Happiness.org. He has studied and published works on East Asian philosophy and well-being for the past 30 years.
Mark earned his M.A. in philosophy and education at Sungkyunkwan University in Seoul and his doctorate at Oxford University. He has taught at the State University of New York at Stony Brook, the University of California at Berkeley, Oxford University and presently, the University of Bridgeport.
Mark and his team design and teach educational programs on the science and implementation of well-being for secondary schools, universities and corporations.