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An innovative
social learning approach
with
high quality
content building
on the best of
the web.
Focus on quality – in design, pedagogy and content.
A PLATFORM THAT PUTS QUALITY FIRST
An innovative
social learning appro...
Simple, delightful, flexible user experience
Courses are from 2-8 weeks
Weeks run Mon-Sun and have a title
telling you what you’re going to learn
Weeks are made up of ...
Focus on quality – in design, pedagogy and content.
A PLATFORM THAT PUTS QUALITY FIRST
Simple,
delightful, flexible
user e...
Replies Likes FilteringFollowing
An innovative social learning approach
Contextual Commenting
Focus on quality – in design, pedagogy and content.
A PLATFORM THAT PUTS QUALITY FIRST
Simple,
delightful, flexible
user e...
PAGE 11
Effective storytelling
‘To be or not to be’
Hamlet: University of Birmingham
Synchronous rotation
Moons: The Open ...
PAGE 12
Practical experiments and interactive content
Virtual Microscope
Moons: The Open University
Real World Experiments...
5.7 million course sign ups
2.7 million registered learners
PAGE 14
46%
Average full participation
rate across top 20 courses
Courses by percentage of full participants
FULL PARTICIP...
Simon Nelson: FutureLearn
Simon Nelson: FutureLearn
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Simon Nelson: FutureLearn

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presentation for "MOOCs: Here to Stay" panel at OEB'15
http://moocsandco.com/en/blog/moocs-here-stay-panel-session-online-educa-berlin-2015

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Simon Nelson: FutureLearn

  1. 1. An innovative social learning approach with high quality content building on the best of the web.
  2. 2. Focus on quality – in design, pedagogy and content. A PLATFORM THAT PUTS QUALITY FIRST An innovative social learning approach High quality content, building on the best of the web Simple, delightful, flexible user experience
  3. 3. Simple, delightful, flexible user experience
  4. 4. Courses are from 2-8 weeks Weeks run Mon-Sun and have a title telling you what you’re going to learn Weeks are made up of activities An activity is a set of steps with a clear learning objective Activities are made up of steps A step could be an article, video, discussion, test, quiz, assignment… Intuitive and easy course structure & navigation
  5. 5. Focus on quality – in design, pedagogy and content. A PLATFORM THAT PUTS QUALITY FIRST Simple, delightful, flexible user experience An innovative social learning approach High quality content, building on the best of the web Simple, delightful, flexible user experience An innovative social learning approach
  6. 6. Replies Likes FilteringFollowing An innovative social learning approach
  7. 7. Contextual Commenting
  8. 8. Focus on quality – in design, pedagogy and content. A PLATFORM THAT PUTS QUALITY FIRST Simple, delightful, flexible user experience An innovative social learning approach High quality content, building on the best of the web Simple, delightful, flexible user experience An innovative social learning approach High quality content, building on the best of the web
  9. 9. PAGE 11 Effective storytelling ‘To be or not to be’ Hamlet: University of Birmingham Synchronous rotation Moons: The Open University
  10. 10. PAGE 12 Practical experiments and interactive content Virtual Microscope Moons: The Open University Real World Experiments Kitchen Chemistry: UEA Sentence Shuffler A Beginners Guide to Writing English: University of Reading
  11. 11. 5.7 million course sign ups 2.7 million registered learners
  12. 12. PAGE 14 46% Average full participation rate across top 20 courses Courses by percentage of full participants FULL PARTICIPATION Source: all open course runs to October 2015

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