Learning Designer at The University of Melbourne, Australia
Susan Batur is a Learning Designer at The University of Melbourne. Susan joined the University 2013 to assist with designing, developing and evaluating the growing number of MOOCs being offered. Aside from MOOCs, Susan also works with academic staff to develop wholly online postgraduate courses and coordinates the University’s ‘Practical Pedagogy Workshops’. Prior to joining The University of Melbourne, Susan worked in postgraduate medical education having held similar e-Learning related positions at various medical specialty colleges within Victoria.
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 […]