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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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2020 dementia challenge to be tackled by MOOC

2020 dementia challenge to be tackled by MOOC | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
The University of Derby’s Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) titled ‘Bridging the Dementia Divide’ is back by popular demand after the University received high levels of requests to run the course again.
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Explaining MOOC Completion and Retention in the Context of Student Intent

Explaining MOOC Completion and Retention in the Context of Student Intent | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
A conversation with a journalist at the Chronicle of Higher Education reveals I could have done a better job explaining findings from a new paper about MOOC completion rates and student intentions.
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MIT Researchers Develop Model To Predict MOOC Dropouts - Campus Technology

MIT Researchers Develop Model To Predict MOOC Dropouts - Campus Technology | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have developed a model that aims to predict when students will drop out of a MOOC.
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MOOC Completion and Retention in the Context of Student Intent (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE.edu

MOOC Completion and Retention in the Context of Student Intent (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE.edu | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it

The signature critique of massive open online courses (MOOCs) is that they have low certification rates.1 From the first mega-courses offered at Stanford and MIT, commentators have observed that a relatively low percentages of students who ever register for a course go on to earn a certificate. Across hundreds of MOOCs now completed, certification rates typically range from 2 to 10 percent when we divide the number of certificate earners by the total number of students who have ever registered for a course.

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