Proceedings of the 3d International Conference on Applied Social Science Research

Reflections on MOOC Craze in China

Authors
Li Hao, Xing-hua Sun
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Li Hao
Available Online August 2016.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icassr-15.2016.249How to use a DOI?
Keywords
MOOCs, online course, online education, Chinese higher education
Abstract
MOOC is getting increasingly popular in the field of education. Many key universities have adopted MOOC and the local universities are ready to have a try. The advantages and disadvantages of the pervasive MOOC craze, however, should be objectively considered. The definition, characteristics, types of MOOC are analyzed in this paper and its development in China is presented. As a technical approach, MOOC, with all its advantages, cannot bring out the real innovation for higher education..
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Proceedings
3d International Conference on Applied Social Science Research (ICASSR 2015)
Part of series
Advances in Intelligent Systems Research
Publication Date
August 2016
ISBN
978-94-6252-148-3
ISSN
1951-6851
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icassr-15.2016.249How to use a DOI?
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This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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