MOOC m eetup in T
Oct 5, 2013
About m e
Nam e: 川頭信之 Nobuyuki Kawagashira
Interested in Data S
Data m ining com petition in Kaggle,
Will work at U of T
CodeIQ question m aker
What is MOOC?
A m assive open online course (MOOC) is an
online course aim ed at large-scale interactive
participation and open access via the web.
Khan Academ y – High school level
Udem y – Everyone can be a teacher
Courses I participated
Introuction to Data S
Philip Klein, Brown U
Maps and Geospatial Revolution
Bill Howe, U of Washington
Coding the Matrix: Linear Algebra through
Com puter S
Andrew Ng, S
Anthony C. Robinson, Pennsylvania S
ocial Network Analysis
Lada Adam ic, U of Michigan
MOOC's m erits
Not lim ited in location, tim e, age, sex,
disability, skills, and m oney.
Video – repetitive learning
Autom atic grader
Real world project
Meetups – this m eeting!
Meetup on July, 2013.
NHK interviewed and on air.
Facebook – Coursera Japan Group
Next Coursera T
S e presentations of Coursera experience
Meetup posters in U of T
sukuba & Kashiwa
Cam pus, U of T
Advertising English or international clubs in
Event? International festival in T
Educational support for Courserian