• September 1, 2014

Opening Up Learning to All

To enhance the learning experience with a diversity of students, some online courses offer enrollment to all comers. Here is a partial list of such courses, some available for credit, some not:

"Personal Learning Environments, Networks, and Knowledge"
Taught by George Siemens, Stephen Downes, Dave Cormier, and Rita Kop
Sponsored by Athabasca University, but not offered for credit
Starts in September
https://tekri.athabascau.ca/content/personal-learning-environments-networks-and-knowledge

"Personal Learning Environments in K-12"
Taught by Wendy Drexler and Christopher Sessums
University of Florida
Starts in February
Web site in development

"Connectivism and Connective Online Knowledge"
Taught by George Siemens and Stephen Downes
University of Manitoba
Starts again in January
http://ltc.umanitoba.ca/wiki/Connectivism

"Critical Literacies"
Taught by Stephen Downes and Rita Kop
Institute for Information Technology, National Research Council of Canada
http://ple.elg.ca/course
Not offered for credit

"Introduction to Open Education"
Taught by David Wiley
Brigham Young University
http://open.byu.edu/ipt692r-wiley

"Education Futures"
Taught by Dave Cormier and George Siemens
http://edfutures.com/courseschedule
Not offered for credit

"Social Media & Open Education"
Taught by Alec Couros
University of Regina
http://eci831.wikispaces.com

Comments

1. kathrynsimon - August 31, 2010 at 08:22 am

Are there other open courses in other disciplines, Art History perhaps?

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