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courseware

(kŏrs′wār″)
A computer-based multimedia educational curriculum or study program that uses text, images, hypertext markup language, the Internet, online help programs, and other elements to convey information and help students master complex subjects.
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He was recently elected to the board of the OpenCourseWare Consortium, the first community college representative on the panel.
Of more utility for someone looking for actual gender/women's studies courses online is the international OpenCourseWare Consortium at http://www.ocwconsortium.org/.
En 2002 el MIT ponia en marcha su OpenCourseWare (http://ocw.mit.edu), un portal web con materiales de sus cursos, organizados por categorias y asignaturas, en abierto y bajo Licencia Creative Commons, con la idea de que fueran usados o reutilizados por educadores y estudiantes.
The first of 14 episodes was posted on the MIT OpenCourseWare site Sept.
In 2001, the OpenCourseWare project began at MIT, and "if you go to http://ocw.mit.edu/ today, you can find the full syllabi, lecture notes, class exercises, tests, and some video and audio for every one of the 1,900 courses MIT offers, from physics to art history," writes Kamenetz (2010).
Previous laureates include Grameen Foundation, Kiva, MIT OpenCourseWare, and Partners in Health.
Some universities are making their courses available for free, such as MIT through its OpenCourseware initiative.
The OpenCourseware Movement took hold in 2001 when MIT started recording all their courses and making them available for free online.
Currently the repository features faculty publications, presentations, research reports, videos, images, undergraduate research posters, honors theses, graduate theses, dissertations, conference proceedings and OpenCourseWare.
OPENCOURSEWARE I really, really want to enroll in an online course at MITx, an open courseware program that is now starting to give a certificate for mastery of content.
En cuanto a las oportunidades regionales a favor del AA, el ultimo capitulo del libro Educacion superior en America Latina (De Wit et al., 2005), presenta una serie de escenarios actualmente promovidos por universidades de la region, que podrian influir positivamente en varias iniciativas relacionadas con el AA, por ejemplo: a) aumento de acuerdos institucionales y proyectos colectivos de investigacion entre universidades latinoamericanas y universidades de Canada, Estados Unidos y Europa; b) aumento de la participacion de maestros latinoamericanos en redes profesionales o proyectos extranjeros, tales como UDUAL, ALFA y PCI; y c) proliferacion de programas abiertos de educacion a distancia o virtual; un ejemplo puede ser el OpenCourseWare del MIT (http://ocw.
MIT, one of the first universities to introduce OCW, announced its intention in the New York Times in 2001, formed the OpenCourseWare Consortium in 2005, and by 2007 published virtually all its courses online.