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MOOCs for Language learning and Opportunities

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MOOCs for Language learning and Opportunities
Alastair Creelman

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MOOCs for Language learning and Opportunities

  1. 1. This project was financed with the support of the European Commission. This publication is the sole responsibility of the author and the Commission is not responsible for any use that may be made of the information contained therein. MOOCs for Language learning and Opportunities Session 27th of September Moderator: Alastair Creelman Rapporteur: Marit Bijlsma
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  3. 3. Themes emerging from the discussion Central questions adressed during the session: • How to produce “MOOCs” to make them truly attractive to being ‘re-used’ in different contexts? • What are the downfalls of the ‘openness” in online education?
  4. 4. Themes emerging from the discussion How to produce “MOOCs” to make them truly attractive to being ‘re-used’ in different contexts? Solution: Build in ‘adaptability / re-usability” from the start; - Use opensource programs - Low adaption costs
  5. 5. Themes emerging from the discussion What are the downfalls of the ‘openness” in online education? Solutions: Make it easier to add third party support / services - Translation support - English as a second / foreign language support - Study skill support - Online study skill support
  6. 6. Recommendations emerging from the Discussion 3.4: Collaborate with other institutions and stakeholders in stimulating community of practices New recommendation: Stimulating (European) community of practice Institutions involved in OER/OEP development in small languages should make use of large European Initatives to reach a larger audience: e.g. EMMA, ECO and OpenupED New recommendation: Make it easier / stimulate third party support / services

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