Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Are Massive Open Online Courses Massive Opportunity or Massive Hype?

Do MOOCs offer massive opportunity to move past the limited physical constrains of the developing world's universities?
Or are MOOCs just the latest fad in moving from the tried and true in-person relationship between professor and student? Do they replace in-depth analysis and learning with superficial glances at complex topics? Will MOOCs dilute the university degree even more, reducing higher education to just another certificate of perseverance instead of an indicator of intelligence?

Read more: http://www.ictworks.org/news/2013/04/19/are-massive-open-online-courses-massive-opportunity-or-massive-hype/

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