Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) have allowed people around the world to access free online education provided by some of the world’s leading universities, and join learning communities of individuals interested in similar subjects. They are a new concept in online education and offer many opportunities.
The guide is written by Neil Morris, a National Teaching Fellow and author of Study Skills Connected. Neil has built a reputation as an expert on how technology can be used to support and enhance learning at HE level. He enlisted the help of Jamie Lambe, a colleague at the Digital Learning Team at the University of Leeds to help with research.
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