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Improving effectiveness of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) to meet the 21st century challenges

NRC Grant: 17-064

Dr. M.S.D. Fernando
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Faculty of Engineering
University of Moratuwa
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Area of Research:  eLearning
Status:   Ongoing

 

Objectives

  1. Identify what factors could improve MOOCs effectiveness
  2. Using the identified factors, design a prototype of system using Human Computer Interaction Techniques
  3. Enhance Peer reviewing with meaningful interactions
  4. Discover a group theory to find optimal peers to collaborate
  5. Create a MOOC course using Local university content and evaluate the Designed system