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McGill’s First MOOC - "Food for Thought"

Wed, 2014-01-22 (All day)

The year was 1982. "Food for Thought", a new and innovative course conceived by Drs. David Harpp, Joe Schwarcz & Ariel Fenster. Designed to provoke some thought, separate fact from fiction and of course, digest everything there is to know about food. And now, 14,000 students later, you too can take this course. FOR FREE. That's right. McGill presents its very-first MOOC (massive open online course), & the McGill Office for Science and Society (OSS) is up at bat. Are you ready for some Food for Thought?

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A turning point for teaching: McGill News

Fri, 2013-12-13 13:00

Increasingly, students are listening to their course lectures on their laptops, far from campus. The emergence of MOOCs (massive open online courses) looks to be a game-changer. What does this all mean for the future of university teaching? Read article in McGill News.

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McGill partners with edX to offer open online courses

McGill joining other leading universities in not-for-profit enterprise founded by Harvard and MIT
Wed, 2013-02-20 21:11

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