MITx/Harvardx Papers on MOOCS

Posted: January 22, 2014 in Moodle MOOC posts

A collection of papers were published by MITx/Harvard on MOOCs results:

http://harvardx.harvard.edu/harvardx-working-papers

http://odl.mit.edu/mitx-working-papers/

http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2381263

http://harvardx.harvard.edu/harvardx-insights

Several visualizations are offered, such as a world map of enrollments (up to jan 12  2014)  in all MOOCs by Harvard with a total number of almost 1 million participants (992.508  in 226 countries).

So far portuguese enrollments goes to 6.508, joining 29.882 from Brazil.

There’s still a predominance of male registrations (59%) versus female (33%) – http://harvardx.harvard.edu/harvardx-insights/gender-composition

Education degree is high

educ_degree__MOOC_Aharvard

A world map view of education degree

edu_degree_world_map_MOOC_Harvard

Average age of enrollments is a young sector – 28 years

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