MOOC it with mooKIT

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Course Description

Massive Open Online Courses, MOOCs, have become integral to the learning strategies of almost every individual and by this time we all know how to learn through MOOCs. This course is about how to teach a MOOC, from an Instructor’s perspective. We will discuss the architecture of a MOOC, the various stages in a MOOC offering and best practices. We will talk about questions like what is a good video or how to keep up student engagement and retention.

mooKIT is an opensource MOOC Management system designed with usability and scalability in mind. We will discuss features of mooKIT and how to get mooKIT running on your premises. The analytics module of mooKIT is very interesting and we will show how to use analytics in monitoring and making your course more effective.

Course Content

Architecture of a MOOC 

Introduction  to MOOC Management Systems - with mooKIT as example

How to offer a MOOC - Process and Best Practices

Video Production - Methods and Best Practices

Installing mooKIT, mooKIT as a Service, mooKIT App, Blockchain certificates

Course Audience

Instructors who want to teach a MOOC

System Administrators who want to create MOOC Portals.

Anybody who wants to learn about MOOCs and what happens behind-the-scenes

Outcomes of this Course

Features of a MOOC and MOOC management system
Course analytics 
How to prepare and deliver video lectures
How to run a MOOC
 

About Certificates

Qualifying students will be given certificates based on their involvement and performance. Participation certificate and Competency certificate will be issued by the Centre for Continuing Education, IIT Kanpur and Commonwealth of learning