Mooc news



Dr Karl tackles ‘misinformation’ in a secular sermon for The School of Life

We have all been fooled.


Fooled so completely, in such grandiose and mundane ways, for so very many years, that we simply can no longer tell our fringe falsehoods from our mainstream truths.

Research and Markets: Massive Open Online Course Market by Platform, Course & by Region – Global Forecast to 2020 | Business Wire

The growing demand of reliable online learning technologies is the driving force of Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) market.

Manufacturing MOOC: UI Lab’s DMDII Developing MOOC With Coursera | Chicago Inno

Chicago’s Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute (DMDII) wants to train the next generation of manufacturers.


The digital manufacturing technology hub from UI Labs announced it is offering $500,000 in project funding to develop a series of MOOCs (Massive Online Open Course) on digital manufacturing and design with MOOC company Coursera. The series of open enrollment, on-demand courses would allow existing engineers and student to gain extra experience and knowledge in the field of digital manufacturing.

Using MOOCs to Achieve Your Goals

Since first making headlines in 2011, massive open online courses, or MOOCs, are now offered at hundreds of universities to millions of students around the world, including at Wharton. In the new ebook Mastering MOOCs, published with Wharton Digital Press, Knowledge@Wharton reports on how business professionals are using MOOCs to further their careers, and to help their companies and teams succeed.

Educators NZ – Demand for online learning courses through the roof

The Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) market is in a high growth stage in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region, and is expected to thrive over the course of the next five years.

According to MarketsandMarkets, the market is estimated to grow from 1.83 billion in 2015 to 8.50 billion in 2020, at a CAGR of 36%.

Innovative solutions to combat dementia event

“Location was previously limiting the reach of dementia education. MOOC’s provide the ability to export higher education with 40% of our students overseas.

“With our dementia MOOC returning next year in March, we hope that we can play our part in helping to achieve David Cameron’s ambitious target.

“We were delighted with the turnout at the reception, this was the first event of its kind and it was a great way for us to meet people from different sectors all with the same goal.”

Online learning for PS a MOOC point

He said Australia enjoyed a strong international reputation in regulation impact analysis, and within the Asia Pacific many Governments looked to Australia for its best practice regulation framework.

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