Vanderbilt University and the University of Maryland (UMD) could create a new massive open online course (MOOC) cross-institutional model for higher education, and team up for a two-part MOOC on mobile app development.
[caption id="attachment_58360" align="alignleft" width="150"] Each university will teach segments of the MOOC that last 8-10 weeks.[/caption]
Many colleges have delved into MOOCs, while others have approach the massive courses with caution. Either way, however, MOOC implementation has been isolated to a single school working with a MOOC platform.
The Vanderbilt-UMD MOOC will have two segments, both 8-10 weeks long, hosted on...