The Aussie Coursera? A new homegrown MOOC platform arrives | Innovations in e-Learning | Scoop.it
The first Australian free online education platform has been launched in Canberra today, by tertiary education minister Chris Bowen.Open Universities Australia, a private distance and online education…...

 

"..these courses would not be a replacement for tertiary studies. The courses were designed “unashamedly to let the student taste what is available, getting them familiar with higher learning, so they can build the confidence to go onto further study.”

"Open2Study courses will be available entirely online with short video lectures, quizzes, student discussion forums and the ability to earn “badges” for learning and helping other students."