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Welcome to the Certification Course in Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) Design!

Module 3: MOOC Implementation and the fundamentals of actually running a MOOC from the day it opens to the day it closes, including methods of engagement, of ensuring retention, of tracking student progress, of identifying and addressing trouble areas, etc.

For access to the discussion board, please sign up for the MOOC at http://www.hacsmooc.cc.

Why I’m a Bad Student by Isaac Sweeney
http://chronicle.com/blogs/onhiring/why-im-a-bad-student/39439?cid=pm&utm_source=pm&utm_medium=en

Why We Fear MOOCs by Mary Manjikian
http://chronicle.com/blogs/conversation/2013/06/14/why-we-fear-moocs/?cid=pm&utm_source=pm&utm_medium=en

AAUP Sees MOOCs as Spawning New Threats to Professors' Intellectual Property by Peter Schmidt
http://chronicle.com/article/AAUP-Sees-MOOCs-as-Spawning/139743/?cid=pm&utm_source=pm&utm_medium=en

New Research Effort Aims to Examine Effectiveness of MOOCs by Sara Grossman
http://chronicle.com/blogs/wiredcampus/new-research-effort-aims-to-examine-effectiveness-of-moocs/44217?cid=pm&utm_source=pm&utm_medium=en

"New MOOC Provider Says It Fosters Peer Interaction" by Jake New
http://chronicle.com/blogs/wiredcampus/new-mooc-provider-says-it-fosters-peer-interaction/43381?cid=pm&utm_source=pm&utm_medium=en

"My Modern Experience Teaching a MOOC" by Michael S. Roth
http://chronicle.com/article/My-Modern-MOOC-Experience/138781/?cid=at&utm_source=at&utm_medium=en

"Sweating the Details of a MOOC in Progress" by Karen Head
http://chronicle.com/blogs/wiredcampus/sweating-the-details-of-a-mooc-in-progress/43315?cid=at&utm_source=at&utm_medium=en

"MOOC Professors Claim No Responsibility for How Courses Are Used"
http://chronicle.com/blogs/wiredcampus/mooc-professors-claim-no-responsibility-for-how-courses-are-used/43881?cid=at&utm_source=at&utm_medium=en

"Faculty Backlash Grows Against Online Partnerships" by Steve Kolowich
http://chronicle.com/article/Faculty-Backlash-Grows-Against/139049/

"Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad MOOC?" by Andrew Valls
http://chronicle.com/blogs/conversation/2013/05/06/whos-afraid-of-the-big-bad-mooc/?cid=cr&utm_source=cr&utm_medium=en

"Why Professors at San Jose State Won't Use a Harvard Professor's MOOC" by Steve Kolowich
http://chronicle.com/article/Why-Professors-at-San-Jose/138941/?cid=wc&utm_source=wc&utm_medium=en

"As MOOC Debate Simmers at San Jose State, American U. Calls a Halt" by Steve Kolowich
http://chronicle.com/article/As-MOOC-Debate-Simmers-at-San/139147/? cid=wc&utm_source=wc&utm_medium=en    

Degree Qualifications Profile
http://degreeprofile.org/resources.php


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