AISECT, a Madhya Pradesh based education group, has launched ‘Aisectmoocs.com’, a free online Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) platform, in partnership with
If MOOCs want to build student engagement, they may want to take a lesson from Facebook.
That’s the takeaway from a recent study by researchers at Pennsylvania State University and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, who found
students favor using Facebook groups over MOOC forums in part
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.