Topic: Online courses

Editorials

Editorial: Online learning makes Brown accessible to all

February 16, 2016 0 comments

Brown’s decision this year to open up eight for-credit, online summer courses comes as general interest in online education has begun to wane.

Esemplare ’18: Embrace the MOOC

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Esemplare ’18: Embrace the MOOC

February 16, 2016 0 comments

What can be done to make higher education more affordable?

Science, technology, engineering and mathematics courses for underclassmen are often taught in a large lecture format. Proposals are in place to restructure this way of teaching by introducing video lectures, which would allow professors to interact more with students during class time.

University News

Provost spearheads digital education efforts

February 26, 2015 5 comments

Provost Vicki Colvin is spearheading efforts to pursue flipped classroom options in introductory STEM courses and online education endeavors.

University News

Sheridan Center offers new digital workshops

October 15, 2013 0 comments

The workshop series will explore teaching methods for both online and offline applications.

University News

Report emphasizes expanded curriculum

January 28, 2013 0 comments
This article is part of the series Planning in Progress

Among committee recommendations are new PLME, online and international programs.

University News

Committee prioritizes developing, incentivizing online courses

January 28, 2013 0 comments
This article is part of the series Planning in Progress

Discussion topics include faculty compensation and intellectual property.

University News

Poll: Student majority supports U. online course offerings

November 14, 2012 0 comments
This article is part of the series Fall 2012 Student Poll

About 60 percent of students support the University offering some form of online course option open to the general public or students, according to a poll conducted by The Herald last month. Only 9.3 percent polled said the University should not offer any type of online course.