What is Moocs?
A MOOC is a massive open online course on
different topics—varying from the sciences and
finance to music, humanities and information
technology, offered for free via the web by top
performing universities around the world.
MOOCs can answer and provide data for
developing world institutions to review their
teaching and learning practices for better
quality and outcomes.
Who can register for Moocs?
Anyone with a computer, tablet or smart
phone and Internet broadband connection
can register with MOOC groups using an email. Each student may choose to sign up for
as many subjects he or she wants.
How does Mooc benefit the
life of a teacher?
A teacher can use moocs to search and look up
work, they find hard to explain to the learners.
It can also be used to provide information for
the learners and as a guideline for the teacher.
Technology make the life of a teacher easier.
How can teachers use moocs to
Teachers can release videos on a weekly basis.
Most courses have about two hours of video
lectures per week. A learner can access videos
for the current week and previous weeks.
Can a learner watch the lectures at
his or her convenience?
Yes. All video lectures are prerecorded and can be viewed at one’s
Access to free online courses on the Internet
for years, the quality and quantity of courses
has changed. Access to free courses has are
available for learners to use anytime.
Moocs are there to open learning
opportunities and to create online
information for anyone to use.
MOOCs offers to beam information
and knowledge directly into classes in
areas that do not have broadband.
MOOCs are free non-degree online courses
with open unlimited global enrolment to
anyone who desires to learn, and regardless
of their current educational level.
The history of Moocs
Moocs where used as a online source in
universities, but expanded and everyone can
make use of this technology. It Is was created to
expand learning . Tutors, teachers, lecturers and
learners can use MOOCS to expand learning.
Afrikaans and Life Orientation teacher. I
want to use Moocs to expand my knowledge
in my field. I love the subject Afrikaans and
will use Moocs to enrich my poetry skills
I would also use Moocs to expand my
knowledge as a Life Orientation teacher.
This technology will make my life easier
as a teacher.