Looking at Berkley as a new Model for Online Development

Posted: 23/08/2012 by broadyELT in Uncategorized

Berkley is approaching online education and building capacity in new ways that may be worth looking into.  The article  lists4 key elements:

The plan has two standout elements. The first is a flexible approach to defining “online” education:

  1. certificate and graduate degree programs that are in high demand
  2. undergraduate gateway and hybrid courses that increase available capacity and enrich learning for our on-campus students
  3. “public good” courses that we will typically offer for free to a wide audience as a community service and as a proven approach to exposing potential students to outstanding Berkeley faculty
  4. development and sale of online educational content that can be deployed by other institutions or organizations

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