I thPersonalization is the key to the successful delivery of learning through a MOOC model. In order to personalize the learning experience, courses have to be delivered either through blended learning, virtual, or on-campus fast track modes. There should also be regular mentoring and facilitation to maintain learner engagement.
POOCs allow flexible, anytime, anywhere learning without compromising on peer interactions, interactions with instructor and continuous mentorship.
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I suspect the author may be missing the trend to personalisation in the MOOC space – not sure another acronym is necessary… Just look at the all the discussion about data and learning analytics and you’ll see that personalisation is the goal.