Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)

A Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) aimed at unlimited participation and open access via the web.With traditional course materials such as books, exercises and videos, MOOCs provide interactive forums for students, and teaching staff to build a community. MOOCs are a recent development in distance education. Newer MOOCs use closed licenses as the course materials, while maintaining free access only their for students. However, the early MOOCs was open licensing in order to promoting the reuse and remixing of resources.

Useful Links of MOOC
Chinese MOOC of Tsinghua University
News for MOOC