Completing a massive open online course (MOOC) means close to nothing even for the most engaged students. The social network LinkedIn could soon change that.
[caption id="attachment_58586" align="alignleft" width="150"] All major MOOC platforms are participating in the LinkedIn program.[/caption]
LinkedIn, a professional jobs site with growing connections to higher education, announced Nov. 15 that course completion certificates from major MOOC platforms Coursera, Udacity, edX, Udemy, Pearson, Iynda.com, and Skillsoft can be displayed on LinkedIn profiles.
The move to make MOOCs part of a person's online resume is part of LinkedIn's Direct-To-Profile...