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IN “SURVIVING DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGIES” hosted by Coursera, University of Maryland professor Hank Lucas conducts a class discussion with students from around the world via Google Hangout. YOUTUBE GRAB

A MOOC is a massive open online course on different topics—ranging from the sciences and finance to music, humanities and information technology—offered for free via the web by top performing universities from around the world. The main resource is a weekly video, broken down into bite-size pieces of eight to 12 minutes.

Posted: June 22nd, 2013 in Inquirer Opinion,Talk of the Town | Read More »

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