MOOC is not learned by own resources, but by means of global scientific community

3 september 2014 |

Adviser to the Director General of the Analytical Center Yuri Ammosov told the about the mobile future of education.

Yuri Ammosov
Yuri Ammosov
Adviser to Director General of the Analytical Center

According to the expert, “mobility of education” – is an opportunity to obtain a higher degree of education or vocational training via the Internet by using a new educational form known as the MOOC (massive open online courses).

It is worth to note that a separate chapter of the report “Four mobilities: challenges for the world and Russia in 2015-2030”, that was presented by the Analytical Center at the 11th Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum, was dedicated to the “mobility of education”. It includes an analysis of the long-term global innovative trends: mobility of labor, mobility of capital, mobility of goods, mobility of education – which are, according to the author, the main factors that can make a revolutionary change of the future in the medium term.