The College has started the forum E-connect for MOOC & e-content development for dissemination of information related to the courses, providing supportive infrastructure and motivating the students and teachers in the campus.
MASSIVE OPEN ONLINE COURSES(MOOC)
Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are free online courses available for anyone to enroll. MOOCs provide an affordable and flexible way to learn new skills, advance your career and deliver quality educational experiences at scale. In addition to traditional course materials such as filmed lectures, readings, and problem sets, many MOOCs provideinteractive courses with user forums to support community interactions among students, professors, and teaching assistants(TAs) as well as immediate feedback to quick quizzes and assignments. MOOCs are a recent and widely researched development in distance education which were first introduced in 2006 and emerged as a popular mode of learning in 2012.
SWAYAM MOOCs platform is World’s Largest Online Free E-Learning Platform. It is an ambitious upcoming MOOC platform by the Indian government. UnderSWAYAM, professors of centrally-funded institutions in India — such as Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs), and central universities — will offer online courses to citizens of India.
Dr. (Smt.) G. Kalvikkarasi Dr U. Urathal alias Sri Swathiga