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Did you say MOOC? - The Collegian

Wednesday, 9/20/2017, at 12:09 AM

Did you say MOOC?
The Collegian
I've heard of massive open online courses (MOOCs). Will these help me after graduation? With millions of students enrolling in MOOCs every year, your question has an international audience. Online college courses are transforming higher education, but ...

10 Best Websites Like Coursera, Udacity and Other MOOCs - Stock Review

Monday, 9/18/2017, at 3:11 PM

10 Best Websites Like Coursera, Udacity and Other MOOCs
Stock Review
Let's talk about 10 Best Websites Like Coursera, Udacity and Other MOOCs. If you can overlook the lack of clout of a MOOC, then you'd be a prime learner. Gaining new skills for a lower price and shorter time than by going to University, look here: 10 ...

Explore Online Programs at Top 20 National Universities - U.S. News & World Report

Monday, 9/18/2017, at 8:37 AM

U.S. News & World Report

Explore Online Programs at Top 20 National Universities
U.S. News & World Report
And nearly all offer massive open online courses, or MOOCs, with companies such as edX and Coursera. MOOCs are courses that are available for free to anybody with internet and generally consist of recorded lectures from university professors. Those who ...

Business MOOCs: Where to learn and their impact in one's career - Born2Invest

Wednesday, 9/13/2017, at 9:00 PM

Born2Invest

Business MOOCs: Where to learn and their impact in one's career
Born2Invest
Massive open online courses, also known as MOOCs, are becoming popular these days. Colleges and universities offer them to students who can't afford to pay tuition fees, live too far from their campuses or don't have the time due to commitments such as ...

MOOCs - Inside Higher Ed

Monday, 9/11/2017, at 8:05 AM

MOOCs
Inside Higher Ed
What are MOOCs? Today on the Academic Minute, as part of Back to School Week, the College of William & Mary's Stephanie Blackmon discusses whether these online courses can have a positive effect on higher education. Blackmon is an assistant ...

Frugal MOOCs – The future of refugee higher education? - University World News

Thursday, 9/7/2017, at 7:33 PM

Frugal MOOCs – The future of refugee higher education?
University World News
Massive open online courses or MOOCs were originally launched to be open and accessible to all. It is undeniable that over the years MOOCs have made access to content possible for hundreds of thousands of students in several nations. However, the ...

Fortune 50, Harvey fund, blending finance for health and education, impact MOOCs, sustainable travel - ImpactAlpha (registration)

Thursday, 9/7/2017, at 7:30 PM

ImpactAlpha (registration)

Fortune 50, Harvey fund, blending finance for health and education, impact MOOCs, sustainable travel
ImpactAlpha (registration)
Fortune's Change the World 50. Many of the firms on the magazine's third annual list will be familiar to ImpactAlpha readers. There's JPMorgan Chase at №1, along with LeapFrog Investments (5), Ant Financial (6), Unilever (21), bKash (23), Airbnb (31 ...

UVA Darden Launches New MOOCs, Including First Giving Voice to Values Online Course - Newswise (press release)

Wednesday, 9/6/2017, at 11:35 AM

UVA Darden Launches New MOOCs, Including First Giving Voice to Values Online Course
Newswise (press release)
Newswise — The University of Virginia Darden School of Business announces to launch a number of new online courses this fall, including classes on design thinking, the Agile development methodology and the innovative ethics curriculum Giving Voice to ...

UGC invites applications for MOOCs | Pune News - Times of India - Times of India

Sunday, 9/3/2017, at 2:51 PM

Odisha Television Ltd.

UGC invites applications for MOOCs | Pune News - Times of India
Times of India
The University Grants Commission (UGC) has invited interested academicians and educational institutions to develop massive open online courses (MOOCs) in ...
Online PG courses: UGC invites EoIs from educational institutions ...Odisha Television Ltd.

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George Siemens and David Wiley Join Forces for a MOOC About Open Education - EdSurge

Wednesday, 8/23/2017, at 7:00 AM

George Siemens and David Wiley Join Forces for a MOOC About Open Education
EdSurge
Since the New York Times named 2012 the year of massive open online courses (MOOCs), millions have flocked to platforms offering them such as edX and Coursera. While these online courses have seen massive enrollment, perspectives on their impact ...