Learning World: MOOCs, Learning for All?
Part 1 - A Plantary Campus, France
François Taddei, Director at Center of Interdisciplinary Research (CRI) in Paris, explains the concept ofMassive Open Online Courses (MOOC), it's advantages, disadvantages and their impact on teaching and learning.
Part 2 - The Mechanics of MOOCs, USA
edX is a massive open online course platform founded by Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University to offer online university-level courses in a wide range of disciplines to a worldwide audience at no charge. For many educational specialists, MOOC platforms like edX, Coursera and Udacity can give millions of students around the world access to quality higher education.
Part 3 - Find Your Niche, USA
Can online education replace the real-life experience? Watch this episode to find out how a university in Idaho, USA offers students a mix of courses, both online and in the classroom, for an enhanced learning experience.