This blog is intended as a home to some musings about M&E, the challenges that I face as an evaluator and the work that I do in the field of M&E.Often times what I post here is in response to a particularly thought-provoking conversation or piece of reading. This is my space to "Pause and Reflect".
Thursday, February 07, 2013
MOOCs that Evaluators might consider
In a previous post I shared some ideas about Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). I came across a listing of free courses offered by some
prominent US Universities via online platforms. The full list with more than 200 courses is here:
The site uses the following key to provide information on
the certification offered through these courses.
Courses Credential Key
CC = Certificate of Completion
SA = Statement of Accomplishment
CM = Certificate of Mastery
C-VA = Certificate, with Varied Levels of Accomplishment
NI – No Information About Certificate Available
NC = No Certificate
What caught my eye is the fact that there are quite a few
courses listed that might be interesting to evaluators looking to improve their