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Facebook for MOOCs: A Bridge for Student Learning

I’ve long believed that Facebook is one of the most effective platforms for student discussion and collaboration within Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) and other online course formats. 812 more words

Online Pedagogy

Higher, faster, smarter? education:The future of Australian higher education.

As Australians rush to join the knowledge economy where technology driven skills and jobs dominate, more students are looking for specific, employable skills rather than multi-year degrees from distinguished institutions. 317 more words


Why the Coursera Online Course on SEO works

I feel that I have been challenged by the latest Coursera SEO Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) that I have done.

I was carefully taken through the detail of what I needed to know by the host Rebekah May from the University of California Davis, earlier quizzes had tested my knowledge as we went along and when it came to the formal quizzes (the ones that count towards your final grade and being able to continue the course) – there was no easy way to pass. 331 more words


Korean Basic Conversation Part 4 - Review of Week 2

(See the previous posts from this week: Greetings, Nationalities, Occupations and the posts for learning to read Korean in Week 1: Vowels, … 466 more words

Language Learning

Social learning in MOOCs

FutureLearn MOOC platform held its partners conference at our university (Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona) last 11 and 12 April. I participated in a panel discussion… 62 more words


Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Excel

Since I’m finished on my previous MOOC its time to learn something new. I really want to make an output using tableau but I feel that my skills on excel is very low and to be able to make a beautiful output  I need to get a good grasp on the skills needed for data visualization on excel so that I can move on and use other tools. 74 more words