MOOC

MOOCs Explained

Jun 17, 2013

LEXINGTON, Ky. - What’s a MOOC? It’s a Massive Open Online Course—and UK will begin offering its first MOOC (a free chemistry course) in January 2014. Here to explain how MOOCs work and how they fit into the UK curriculum is Dr. Vince Kellen, UK’s Senior Vice Provost.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - The University of Kentucky will be among 10 flagship state schools making up the first wave of large public universities signing on to a partnership with Coursera, one of the country’s leading platforms for what’s called “massive open online courses” or MOOCs.