MOOCs stand for Massive Open Online Courses. These arefree online courses from universities around the world (eg. StanfordHarvardMIT) offered to anyone with an internet connection.
How do I register?
To register for a course, click on "Go to Class" button on the course page. This will take you to the providers website where you can register for the course.
How do these MOOCs or free online courses work?
MOOCs are designed for an online audience, teaching primarily through short (5-20 min.) pre recorded video lectures, that you watch on weekly schedule when convenient for you. They also have student discussion forums, homework/assignments, and online quizzes or exams.
Marketing in Today’s World: Wharton’s Professor David Bell on the Intro to Marketing MOOC
Marketing is changing rapidly, along with modern consumer behavior. This is the topic of the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School’s Introduction to Marketing MOOC is one of the most popular MOOCs available, with over 125K participants registered for its first session last year via the Coursera platform.