Mooc news



Blended Learning Essentials: Getting Started – University of Leeds

A free course for the Vocational Education and Training sector to promote effective practice and pedagogy in blended learning.

MOOC Perspectives from “Zero Cost MBA” Pioneer, Ankit Khandelwal. – YouTube

Ankit Khandelwal joins MoocLab’s Interview series: “Life-changing experiences of learning with MOOCs” to share his perspectives on taking MOOCs and how they …

Global online college courses: A career booster? – The Washington Post

A survey finds that for many users of massive open online sources, or MOOCs, it’s about jobs.

MIT Has an Innovative Admissions Program to Expand its Applicant Pool

The school wants to reach applicants that ‘never thought they would be able to apply.’

Hybrid online/on-campus master’s degree promises to ‘democratize’ MIT

Beginning in February, top students who take a semester of online Supply Chain Management (SCM) courses will be invited to apply for a second semester on-campus, earning a master’s degree. In what’s being called “inverted admission,” the plan gives students a chance to test out what MIT has to offer before committing their time and money to a degree – and vice versa.

U of Michigan expands MOOC presence to edX

The new partnership is not a shift, but an expansion, as the university also plans to increase its MOOC offerings on Coursera from 20 courses to more than 50 by the end of this year.

Create a free website or blog at

Up ↑