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Grace McCorkell

Education Technology Project Officer and Video Producer in the Learning Environments unit at the University of Melbourne, Australia

Biography

Grace McCorkell is an Education Technology Project Officer and Video Producer in the Learning Environments unit at the University of Melbourne. In her role at the university Grace enjoys coordinating the production of a variety of online education projects such as Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). Grace has developed a strong interest in online learning design and is particularly drawn to projects related to health and wellbeing as she originally trained as a nurse and has previously worked in the Continuing Education space for nurses.

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MOOCs at work – the changing approach to professional development

Blue Room

This paper examines the influence that MOOCs are having on the increasing number of partnerships developing between universities and corporations interested in enhancing employment opportunities for new graduates and professional development for existing employees Although limited research currently exists in describing the role of MOOCs in professional work settings, reports from industry and the popular […]

Strategic Leadership
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