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Varsities should tap into Carnegie Mellon model

I support this move to empower High Education Council (HEC) to take on the student loans programme; thanks to the minister to spearhead more streamlining initiatives in the education sector.

Established education providers v new contenders

Alternative providers of education must solve the problems of cost and credentials

HarvardX and MITx: Four Years of Open Online Courses — Fall 2012 – Summer 2016 by Isaac Chuang, Andrew Dean Ho :: SSRN

In 2014 and 2015, a joint research team from Harvard University and MIT released summary reports describing the first two years of Harvard and MIT open online c

Harvard U, MIT Release Updated MOOC Report

Researchers at Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Thursday released the latest version of an ongoing study to analyze the learners in massive open online courses on edX, which the two institutions founded. The study was first released in 2014. The 2017 version contains information about the 4.5 million learners who have participated in edX MOOCs since 2012. Findings include:

Study of MOOCs offers insights into online learner engagement and behavior

A new study of MOOCs from MIT and Harvard offers insights into online learner engagement and behavior. The report, based on four years of data from edX offerings on MITx and HarvardX, represents one of the largest surveys of massive open online courses to date.

MOOC enrollment drops at HarvardX and MITx after free certifications disappear

An internal study of the massive open online courses (MOOCs) offered by Harvard and MIT shows a serious decline in the number of students choosing to enroll..

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