Coursera teams up with Instagram, Google: The search for a business model continues

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Source : fortune.com
Auteur : Claire Zillman
Date de l’info : 11 février 2015

coursera_homepage_searchThe MOOC provider announced that is teaming up with tech companies to launch projects that will serve as capstones to its multi-course “specialization” series. Coursera’s model of offering free college courses to the masses has always presented the online company …

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Design Thinking for Business Innovation

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Source : www.coursera.org
Auteur : www.coursera.org
Date de l’info : 10 février 2015

bigstock-Business-innovation-creative-i-38799352This course will provide an overview of the process and tools used for design thinking, and examine their application in organizational situations. About the Course Design thinking is a popular new idea in the business world – organizations as diverse …

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Coursera Expands Presence in China

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Source : campustechnology.com
Auteur : Rhea Kelly
Date de l’info : 12 janvier 2015

1280x720Coursera‘s massive open online courses will now reach millions more learners in China, thanks to a new partnership with the country’s Hujiang online education platform. Curriculum from Coursera will be accessible from within the Hujiang platform, giving Chinese users access …

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New partner Xi’an Jiaotong University launches new on-demand courses

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Source : blog.coursera.org
Auteur : www.blog.coursera.org
Date de l’info : 22 janvier 2015

11713119172One of the most prestigious and oldest Chinese institutions, Xi’an Jiaotong University, will now be offering three, on-demand courses in Mandarin for learners to access anywhere, anytime. Our on-demand courses don’t have start dates or deadlines. Starting today, our learners …

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Making the most of the MOOC experience

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Source : www.thehindu.com
Auteur : Malavika Srikanth,
Date de l’info : 17 janvier 2015

a96bedfa-54af-11e3-b3c2-710930a3c276_syd-652l2hszwfs18s36iisi--646x363In mid-2012 I completed my first massive online open course, or MOOC, the kind widely offered by Coursera, EdX, Udacity and so on in partnership with different educational institutions. It was on clinical trials and ethical practices, offered by Johns …

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Yale University Launches Spring 2015 MOOCs

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Source : www.universityherald.com
Auteur : www.universityherald.com
Date de l’info : 23 décembre 2014

online-classYale University has launched its 2015 slate of Massive Online Open Courses (MOOCs) with new classes on politics, music, and the law. The spring semester offerings include “Moral Foundations of Politics” with Ian Shapiro, Sterling Professor of Political Science and …

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Educating Minds Online

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Source : chronicle.com
Auteur : James M. Lang
Date de l’info : 8 décembre 2014

photo_57145_wide_largeThis fall I attended a conference at Rice University where Anant Agarwal, chief executive of EdX, and Daphne Koller, president of Coursera, spoke on “teaching in the university of tomorrow.” They highlighted the potential of online courses to expand access …

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MOOCs in 2014: Breaking Down the Numbers

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Source : www.edsurge.com
Auteur : Dhawal Shah
Date de l’info : 26 décembre 2014

xhalf_size_1_1419622950n November 2011 I was taking one of the first MOOCs from Stanford. At that time, many new MOOCs were being announced and I started Class Central as a way to keep track of them and figure out what I …

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Five Things To Know About Online Learning Platform Coursera

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Source : www.straitstimes.com
Auteur : Audrey Tan
Date de l’info : 11 décembre 2014

coursera_jan2012SINGAPORE – From learning about the material science of volcanic eruptions to the study of comic books and graphic novels, Coursera, an international massive open online course platform, has revolutionised the way students here can learn. The Nanyang Technological University …

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The MOOC Revolution: Ocean of Opportunities for Startups

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Source : www.linkedin.com
Auteur : Tony Paul
Date de l’info : 6 décembre 2014

1ff18edWhen the internet hits an industry, the results are usually huge and it opens an ocean of opportunities for startups. The estimated market size of the Indian education market is 5.9 trillion rupees for the year 2014-15. The online market for …

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