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April 21

ROM 5.1: Calidad de Aguas Portuarias (2ª edición)
La ROM 5.1 es una herramienta metodológica y técnica para la gestión (manejo) integral de las aguas portuarias, con incidencia directa sobre el diseño, evaluación y seguimiento ambiental de las obras de infraestructura pero, principalmente, sobre las actividades y operaciones portuarias. Esta herramienta se estructura en cuatro grandes programas: el Programa de delimitación y tipificación de las unidades de gestión acuática portuarias (ordenación del medio), el Programa de evaluaci...

April 28

Programmation sur iPhone et iPad
Ce cours s'adresse aux personnes compétentes en programmation et possédant de bonnes notions sur l'utilisation des langages objets (Objective C, C++, Java, Ada), des langages procéduraux (C) ainsi que des principes de base en système d'exploitation (interruptions, notion d'événement, etc). Ce MOOC de 10 semaines est consacré à la programmation sur iPhone et iPad. Les séances abordent successivement les principaux mécanismes offerts par iOS pour le développement d'...

May 5

Aprende Análisis Estadístico de Datos con R (2ª edición)
R es un entorno informático de computación estadística y de generación de gráficos. R funciona en un amplio rango de sistemas operativos como UNIX, Windows o MacOS. Pese a su potencialidad, versatilidad y flexibilidad; R puede parecer árido en el momento en que el usuario trata de interaccionar con sus componentes. Se suele decir que “la curva de aprendizaje es lenta”. Sin embargo, los resultados que produce son ampliamente satisfactorios. Este curso está destinado a “lubricar” es...

Curso Básico en Economía (2ª edición)
En este curso ofrecemos al alumno las claves básicas para comprender los principios básicos que rigen la economía que nos rodea en el día a día.

May 19

Explore the Lost Harbour of Ancient Rome - Archaeology of Portus MOOC (FutureLearn)
This free online course will focus on the archaeological work in progress at the Roman site of Portus and explores how we work at Portus and what the site tells us about the Roman Mediterranean and imperial Rome itself. The MOOC will provide access to Portus Project research data, which was funded by the AHRC and the Soprintendenza Speciale per i Beni Archeologici di Roma. In this way the MOOC will encourage real archaeological activities by learners. The MOOC will reflect the international co...

October 15

The Fascination of Crystals and Symmetry
Rubies, sugar, snowflakes: crystals are beauty, arranged in grid structures. This MOOC explains the basic building blocks of crystals, their symmetrical structure and introduces free software for crystal structure exploring.­­

November 3

Internationales Agrarmanagement
Landwirtschaft ist heute Management. Um wirtschaftlich entscheiden zu können, brauchen Agraringenieure und Landwirte ausgeprägtes Fachwissen. Das vermittelt der Kurs anhand realer, aktueller Betriebsbeispiele. Auf Deutsch und Russisch.

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Aquent Gymnasium Launches New MOOC on jQuery Fundamentals - The Providence Journal
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Aquent Gymnasium Launches New MOOC on jQuery Fundamentals The Providence Journal BOSTON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aquent, the leading global staffing organization dedicated to marketing, creative, and digital professionals, has launched a new course as part of Aquent Gymnasium, a revolutionary MOOC (massive open online ... and more » [Link] Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:08:28 GMT

Fan-Made Harry Potter MOOC Does Hogwarts Better Than Pottermore - The Wire
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The Wire Fan-Made Harry Potter MOOC Does Hogwarts Better Than Pottermore The Wire Pottermore and HiH aren't exactly the same – the former is more of a role playing game, while HiH is a bare-bones MOOC. But if you're just looking to take a few Hogwarts classes and brush up on your charms, HiH does a lot with a little. Both give users ... The Hogwarts School of Witchcraft & Wizardry is accepting students onlineA.V. Club DC all 7 news articles » [Link] Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:44:17 GMT

Aquent Gymnasium Launches New MOOC on jQuery Fundamentals - PR Newswire (press release)
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Aquent Gymnasium Launches New MOOC on jQuery Fundamentals PR Newswire (press release) BOSTON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aquent, the leading global staffing organization dedicated to marketing, creative, and digital professionals, has launched a new course as part of Aquent Gymnasium, a revolutionary MOOC (massive open online ... and more » [Link] Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:45:54 GMT

iSchool, Marist, Linux Foundation, IBM Presenting MOOC Series on Enterprise ... - Syracuse University News
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iSchool, Marist, Linux Foundation, IBM Presenting MOOC Series on Enterprise ... Syracuse University News iSchool, Marist, Linux Foundation, IBM Presenting MOOC Series on Enterprise Computing. In a first-of-its-kind collaboration, two IT-savvy colleges, a nonprofit consortium and an IT industry leader are combining academic efforts to present a massive ... [Link] Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:49:31 GMT

Offering cMOOCs Collaboratively: The COER13 Experience from the Convenors’ Perspective
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Patricia Arnold, Swapna Kumar, Anne Thillosen, Martin Ebner, eLearning Papers, April 15, 2014 This short paper reflects on the offering of a cMOOC on the topic of Open Educational Resources in 2013. I'm curious to know what platform is used, but this is not described. The experiences, though, are similar to my own. For example, "All the convenors reflected on the challenge of managing multiple virtual spaces and following the conversations that participants had in those virtual spaces." As well, "It remains an open challenge to balance collaborative planning with “ playin... [Link] Tue, 15 Apr 2014 06:24:48 -0400



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