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Derivated from the acronym meaning Massive Open Online Course.
"Harvard and MIT are now offering MOOCs through edX."
"Has anyone got a job because they took a mooc?"
by simonsauss August 25, 2012
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Massive Open Online Courses have been recently introduced by some very prominent educational institutions, most notably the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. MIT has recently announced performance on a series of MOOCs will be used to evaluate prospective students as candidates for a Masters Degree in Supply Chain Management. Presumably if this trial is deemed a success the concept will be extended.
She is studying calculus in a MOOC.
by ex-PFC Chuck November 26, 2015
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