4th meeting of the SwissMOOC special interest group

usiOn August 26th, 2015, the 4th meeting of the Special Interest Group (SIG) on Swiss MOOCs took place at USI in Lugano. 15 SIG members from different Swiss Higher Education Institutions (USI, UZH, ETH, EPFL, UNIGE, FHNW, UNIBAS, HES-SO, SWITCH) attended the meeting, which focused on the integration of MOOCs into in-campus teaching.

In the morning, Elisabetta Decarli-Frick welcomed the participants and gave a brief introduction to the meeting topic, then the participants in the eMOOCs 2015 Conference shared with the other members their learnings and their impressions. In the afternoon, 3 presentations were given:

  • Structures MOOC at EPFL – Flipping with More than 300 Students on Campus? (Olivier Burdet, EPFL)
  • Digital Vikings or How to Integrate a MOOC into On-Campus Learning (Sandra Schneeberger, UZH)
  • Curricular Integration of MOOCs at the University of Basel (Gudrun Bachmann, UNIBAS)

The next SIG meeting will take place online in December (date to be defined).
More info on the SwissMOOC SIG activities can be found at this page.