Editor’s note: Are these the same challenges faced in corporate learning? Virtual classrooms can we work but there needs to be support and community interaction.
Editor’s note: This Universities UK report looks at how MOOCs are, and will continue, to disrupt higher education. A good read for issues aroumnd MOOCs, what students will be experiencing in education and how MOOCs might work in conjunction with, and for, employers.
UK universities forge open online courses alliance: FutureLearn Consortium will offer uni-branded MOOCs
Editor’s note: 12 UK universities are getting together to form a new company that will offer online courses under the brand name of FutureLearn Ltd. The universities are: Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, East Anglia, Exeter, King’s College London, Lancaster, Leeds, Southampton, St Andrews and Warwick, and The Open University.