Zakharov, W. (2013, October). Comparison of MOOCs and implications for nanoHUB-U MOOCs. Presented at 2013 Association for Educational Communications and Technology International Convention, Anaheim, CA.
Date of this Version
MOOCs, NanoHub-U, course design
A massive open online course (MOOC) is an online course aiming at large-scale participation and open access via the web. Currently there are three main MOOCs providers: i.e. Udacity, Coursera, and edX. This presentation compared these providers in terms of their technical features and business models. On the other hand, the author presented how Purdue NanoHUB-U designed and developed MOOCs.