online learning

  1. Carolyn

    Discussion Coursera, edX, Udacity...the Good, the Bad & the Ugly

    Share your views and tell us which MOOC provider(s) you think are the best and worst out there. Don't forget to say why :rolleyes:
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    Interview Meet Ahmed Shibrain - Interdisciplinary Life-long learner, Informaticist, and MOOC enthusiast

    Ahmed is passionate about making sense of data, he works in Information Technology in Sudan, as well as being involved in humanitarian and development projects. He is a self-directed learner and advocate of life-long learning. Since January 2013, he has successfully accomplished a large number...
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    Using Online Study Groups to enhance and share your learning

    Having a Study Buddy can enhance your learning, motivation, and problem solving, and can provide you with the necessary support. This is particularly true with online courses as a Study Buddy will ease feelings of isolation and frustration commonly associated with online study. Once you have...
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    Interview Meet Greg Hamel - the top MOOC reviewer on CourseTalk

    MOOCs were started in 2012 and since then they have continuously expanded at an exponential rate. The arrival of many different MOOCs has caused the need for platforms in simplifying the process of identifying useful MOOCs for learners. The arrival of platforms such as MoocLab and CourseTalk has...
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    Courses Recommended MOOCs & Online Courses

    This is the place to post your comments, feedback and recommendations about MOOCs and Online Courses.
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    Resource Employability Skills

    MoocLab submitted a new resource: Employability Skills - Vital skills you'll need to get, keep and succeed in a job Read more about this resource...
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    7 Reasons to have a Study Buddy

    A great way to increase your chances of succeeding on an online course is to find a suitable Study Buddy. This is a list of reasons why having a study partner can benefit you. 1. Two Heads are better than one Having a Study Buddy can make learning easier and more fun. You will be studying the...
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    Resource 7 Reasons to have a Study Buddy

    MoocLab submitted a new resource: 7 Reasons to have a Study Buddy - List of reasons why having a study partner can benefit you. Read more about this resource...
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    Discussion Reflections on Learning with MOOCs

    Share your thoughts, tips and experiences of learning with MOOCs and online courses.
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    Online Learning FAQ

    How do online courses differ from traditional courses? Do online courses have deadlines? Do you ever get to meet your teacher? Do you ever have to go to a classroom? Can you get a qualification from an online course? How much do online courses cost? What is a MOOC? Are online...
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    Getting started with online learning

    Online education or e-Learning offers a world of fascinating subjects that can help you deepen your knowledge and understanding of a particular topic of interest, reach new careers, develop workplace skills and improve your employability. Online learning is not confined to higher education – you...
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    The Beginner’s Guide to e-Learning

    If you’re new to the world of e-Learning, it may seem like a daunting place with numerous different options and concepts. This guide aims to give you an overview of e-Learning and demystify some of the jargon. What is e-learning? "E-learning is the use of technology to enable people to learn...
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    Discussion Online Learning vs Traditional Learning

    Share your views here on the benefits of online courses vs the traditional classroom.