Leading British Universities Join in a New MOOC Venture

19 Dec

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Following the lead from US based Coursera and edX, Open University, which has been in the “distance education” space since 1963, will launch FutureLearn in 2013 with 12 UK universities.

Peter John Baskerville‘s insight:

Drawing on content from institutions like the BBC, British Library and the British Museum, Martin Bean, vice chancellor of the Open University, says that FutureLearn will have a “distinctly British” twist.

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