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MOOCs are a new educational learning paradigm. Explore how to use MOOCs effectively and keep up with the latest MOOC news! - The University of Melbourne offer a range of MOOCs, check out out courses --> https://www.coursera.org/unimelb
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Penn Dental to Present Introduction to Dental Medicine MOOC

The mouth is the window into human health and through Penn Dental Medicine's upcoming MOOC (massive open online course), Introduction to Dental Medicine, participants will be able to understand more fully the ways in which the oral cavity functions and what affect that has on the rest of the body. The course is scheduled to run May 2 – June 26 through Penn's Online Learning Initiative and its partner, Coursera. The widely popular course debuted last June, attracting 8,656 enrollments and 5,742 active learners worldwide and putting it among the top performers among Penn's Coursera courses for engaging active learners.
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elearning at eCampus ULg's curator insight, April 22, 2016 4:25 AM
New topic, as we implement blended practice in our university wit hthe Dental Department, I am rather curious
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Medical MOOCs: Lessons Learned from the Trenches of Medical Education

Massive open online courses (MOOCs) offer high-quality content from world-class universities to anyone with access to the worldwide web for free. Since their inception in 2012, much has been written in the popular press and by academicians opining in editorials, blogs and scholarly journals on the value of MOOCs and their likely impact on the future of higher education, even medical education.

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Now Streaming: How to Do a Kidney Transplant

Now Streaming: How to Do a Kidney Transplant | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
As medical schools seek to expand their reach and capture the attentions of smartphone-prone students, class is getting increasingly virtual
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Congresswoman’s Breast Cancer Experience to Open Med Center MOOC - Georgetown University

Congresswoman’s Breast Cancer Experience to Open Med Center MOOC - Georgetown University | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it

U.S. REP. DEBBIE WASSERMAN Schultz (D-Fla.) will provide an overview of her experience with breast cancer during the first session of Georgetown University Medical Center’s first massive open online course (MOOC).

 

Elements of the MOOC can be used to supplement medical school curriculum or repurposed for another online medical school course or for continuing medical education credits, he explains.

 

Haddad says that everyone involved with in creating the MOOC demonstrated "nothing short of complete engagement."

 

“This is a novel way of teaching and everyone feels the educational potential,” Haddad says. “Our plan for this MOOC is to make it a ‘living course’ that we will continually update and keep online for a long time to come. It will serve the needs of the public, professionals and our own medical students.”

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