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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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Donald Clark Plan B: 7 ways to design sticky MOOCs

Donald Clark Plan B: 7 ways to design sticky MOOCs | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it

Many of the arguments around course completion in MOOCs are, I have argued, category mistakes, based on a false comparison with traditional HE, semester-long courses.

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Donald Clark Plan B: 10 ways MOOCs have forced Universities into a rethink

Donald Clark Plan B: 10 ways MOOCs have forced Universities into a rethink | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it

MOOCs have made us think. As one of the most fascinating developments in higher education in my lifetime, they are,in many ways, a pioneer of a more ‘open’ spirit in learning.

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10 reasons why 2015 is the year of the MOOC

10 reasons why 2015 is the year of the MOOC | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it

2012 was heralded, largely by people who had never taken any, as the year of the MOOC. 2013 was heralded, largely by people who hadn’t taken any, as the year MOOCs died, 2014 saw realism emerge with a swing towards real demand (vocational) demand and 2015 finished as what Stuart Sutherland called “the actual Year of the MOOC”. Here are his reasons for this last statement:

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Donald Clark Plan B: MOOCs: course completion is wrong measure

Donald Clark Plan B: MOOCs: course completion is wrong measure | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it

In a fascinating survey taken at the start of the University of Derby’s ‘Dementia’ MOOC, using Canvas, where 775 learners were asked whether they expected to fully engage with the course, 477 said yes but 258 stated that they did NOT INTEND TO COMPLETE. This showed that people come to MOOCs with different intentions. In fact, around 35% of both groups completed, a much higher level of completion that the vast majority of MOOCs. They bucked the trend.

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Elearning Beyond the Next Button | Free Curatr MOOC

Elearning Beyond the Next Button | Free Curatr MOOC | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it

What “Elearning” is and means is one of the most hotly debated topics in our industry. To some it describes a self-paced, ‘click next’ course.

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