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MOOCs march on
MOOCs March On Michael Rees @mrees firstname.lastname@example.orgTalk resources at talks.michaeljrees.com
MOOC Components Massive Open Online CoursesAugust 2012 MOOCs March On 2
MOOC Features Heavy reliance on many, short videos Several online quizzes per unit Practical homework, exercises Help via online forums, peer mentoring Office hours videos, local study groups Certificate of completion, attendanceAugust 2012 MOOCs March On 3
Udacity CS253 Web Apps EngAugust 2012 MOOCs March On 4
Google Power SearchingAugust 2012 MOOCs March On 5
Study Groups/Meetups08:00 at Coffee Sisters, Cnr Rio Vista Blvd/Monaco St, Broadbeach WatersAugust 2012 MOOCs March On 6
Coursera• 1 million enrolled students• 196 countries• 116 courses over multiple disciplines• 16 participating universities, 3 outside USAAugust 2012 MOOCs March On 7
Create your own MOOC www.pathwright.comAugust 2012 MOOCs March On 8
MOOC MOOC• MOOC MOOC is a partnership with the English and Digital Humanities Program at Marylhurst University and the Writing and Communication Program at Georgia Tech together with Instructure• canvas.instructure.com/courses /612829August 2012 MOOCs March On 9
MOOCs Going Forward Industry Business Case Acceptance • Can free MOOCs be • Replace degrees? sustainable? • Some examples of • Reasonable fees? job successes • WEU – advertiser funded Effective Learning • Rely on self- discipline • Cheating is easy • Allow up skilling and career changeAugust 2012 MOOCs March On 10
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