Mooc news



University passes MOOC milestone

The University was the first in Australia to sign up to Coursera in 2012, and began offering an initial seven MOOCs in 2013.  

The University now offers 20 courses on the platform, from animal behaviour and the French Revolution, to citizen journalism and corporate financial decision making, with enrolments coming from 188 different countries.

Online courses just got personal

Kwantlen Polytechnic University instructor David Burns is aiming to make higher education easier for full-time workers, parents, and students travelling abroad.

Should MOOCs incorporate Facebook for collaboration?

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Melbourne’s massive sign-up

The University of Melbourne has surpassed its millionth massive open online course enrolment just three years after going live. The university now offers 20 courses, attracting enrolments from 188 countries, more than 30 per cent of them emerging nations.

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