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Alexander Steeves-Fuentes | Courseware Developer | McGillX Teaching and Learning Services | McGill University | McLennan Library Building, MS-12 | 3459 McTavish Street | Montreal, Quebec | H3A 0C8 | http://www.mcgill.ca/tls

From the Campus to MOOC: Reflections of a Student Assistant


McGillX offered its first Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on the edX platform in January 2014 and has now offered two MOOCs, started a third and has one more more in the pipe.  Serving as a student assistant for CHEM181x: Food for Thought, I was myself a learner in a new environment. To be honest, I had never heard of a MOOC until I was offered the position in November 2013. In joining the McGillX team, my role would be to both assist in the course development and serve as one of two discussion moderators. Continue reading From the Campus to MOOC: Reflections of a Student Assistant