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African Virtual University launches new portal for mass learning

The continent’s pioneer E-learning institution of higher education, African Virtual University (AVU) will on Monday launch a new online portal to deliver Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)

New free online course explains big data

Queensland University of Technology is launching four free courses on big data with the UK-based massive open online course provider FutureLearn.

Online Education Platforms Increasingly Popular in China

Learning through online channels is growing in China, with over 1,000 online education startups established since 2014, according to an article by China Daily.

Spreading access to science, technology, engineering and maths

More secondary school students than ever will have access to science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) subjects after a new Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), launched at the World Science Festival Brisbane on Thursday (10 March).

QUERY101x Question Everything: Scientific Thinking in Real Life was developed by a team of Brisbane Grammar School maths and science teachers and online learning specialists from The University of Queensland, and will be open to a global audience.

UQ Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) Professor Joanne Wright said the course revolutionised how universities engaged with secondary school students.

3D Printing Courses on a Massive Scale >

University of Illinois business school lands a makerspace, thanks to Ultimaker.

U of Michigan launches suite of edX courses

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