Chatham University

Faculty Technology Online Session: Learning and the MOOC

Wednesday, April 3, 2013
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
JKM Library, Rm. 103 and Eastside Rm. 136
Fee: Free

Over the past year, the massive open online course (MOOC) has emerged as a significantly different course model. But how robust is the MOOC as a vehicle for learning? In this focus session, through presentations and discussions, the ELI will explore the MOOC and its viability as a new learning model. Wednesday, April 3rd Agenda

Everything You Think You Know About MOOCs Could Be Wrong
12:15 pm – 12:50 pm

Faculty Perspective: Teaching the Humanities to Humanity
12:50 pm –1:20 pm

Designing and Implementing MOOCs that Maximize Student Learning
1:20 pm -1:55 pm

MOOCs for Credit: Current State-of-the Art
2:10 pm – 2:45 pm

What's in it for Us? Benefits for Campus Courses of Running a MOOC
2:45pm – 3:15pm

Who Are Our Students? Bridging Local and Global Learning Communities
3:15 pm – 3:45 pm

Revisiting 7 Things You Should Know About MOOCs Activity
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Using an Open-Source Platform to Meet Online Learning Goals: An Introduction to Class2Go
4:30 pm-4:50 pm

Registration and Directions

Chatham students, faculty and staff can register for this event via my.Chatham

Event Contact Information

Lauren Panton
412-365-1767
lpanton@chatham.edu