Massive open online course using Wikipedia

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This page will serve to elaborate best ways to have Wikipedia assignments on a massive open online course (MOOC). You can see a current proposal here.

Challenges and risks[edit]

  • Signing up for online courses is easy, completing them is hard. It is not unusual for MOOCs to have <10% completion rate.
  • Sustainability
  • Too many people editing at the same time
  • Agile online support

Running examples[edit]

Open source platforms[edit]

P2PU[edit]

https://p2pu.org/

edX[edit]

(not actually open source yet, but expected to be)

OpenMOOC[edit]

http://openmooc.org/

Class2Go[edit]

Closed source platforms[edit]

Coursera[edit]

https://www.coursera.org/

Khan Academy[edit]

Udacity[edit]

See also[edit]

External links[edit]