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Global Studies: Cultures and Organizations in International Relations
We live in a wonderfully diverse world, but with difference often comes conflict. Is global cooperation between humans possible despite their cultural, institutional, and environmental differences? Do ideological confrontations endanger international cooperation?
Find out with this course exploring organizations and cultures across the globe. Evaluate beliefs about the “clash of civilisations” and examine whether our world really is becoming more liberal.
Apprendre en faire apprendre
Apprendre et faire apprendre (AFA 2017)
Une version revue et augmentée du MOOC AFA consacré aux modèles d’apprentissage et d’enseignement.
Ce MOOC à deux voix a été conçu par Christian Depover (Université de Mons) et Bernadette Noël (Université Catholique de Louvain) avec le soutien de l’équipe scientifique et technique du Département des sciences et de la technologie de l’éducation de l’Université de Mons.
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A New Digital Era
, Pontydysgu – Bridge to Learning
Reflections on the contents and conversations from weeks 3 and 4; A New Digital Era I’m a tutor on the EmployID MOOC “The Changing World of Work” on the EMMA platform which is still has a few weeks left to run and is still available to join via the link above! I’ve mostly been the […] [Link]
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:54:34 +0000
Ten Most Popular Moocs Starting In May 2017
, Class Central's MOOC Report
The best new free online courses starting in May 2017
The post Ten Most Popular MOOCs Starting in May 2017 appeared first on Class Central's MOOC Report.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:14:52 +0000
Novel Initiative Teach Out: Fake News Detecting
, Stephen's Web ~ OLDaily
Inge de Waard,
Apr 22, 2017
A 'teach out' is a lot like a MOOC except that it is a lot shorter and more concentrated. It is (quoted):
an event – it takes place over a fixed, short period of time
an opportunity – it is open for free participation to everyone around the world
a community – it will be joined by a large number of diverse individuals
a conversation – an opportunity to give and take ideas and information from people
"What is really interesting is the philosophy behind the teach out, and the history behind the ... [Link]
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:: -0400
Moocs Started Out Completely Free. Where Are They Now?
, Stephen's Web ~ OLDaily
Apr 22, 2017
It really is a sad story. "The fact that MOOCs were free sparked widespread interest in them... But once the hype died down and MOOC providers tried to monetize, they found it difficult to do so without charging for content... Every MOOC provider has expanded their product lines to target multiple price points from tens of dollars to ... [Link]
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 10:: -0400
Novel Initiative Teach Out: Fake News Detecting #Criticalthinking #Mooc
, @Ignatia Webs
If you have just a bit of time this week, and you are interested in new ways of online teaching as well as critical thinking... this is a fabulous initiative. The “Fake news, facts and alternative facts” MOOC is part of a teach out course (brief yet meaningful just-in-time learning initiative focused on a hot topic).
Course link: https://www.edx.org/course/fake-news-facts-alternative-facts-michiganx-teachout-2x#! Course starts on 21 April 2017 (today)Course given by the University of Michigan, USA
This is not just a MOOC, actually, it being a MOOC is the boring part. What is really ... [Link]
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:21:00 +0000