These are courses that have been developed by Carnegie Mellon for the Open Learning Initiative (http://oli.web.cmu.edu/openlearning/initiative).
"We use knowledge from learning science and the affordances of the web to transform instruction, significantly improve learning outcomes and achieve significant increases in productivity in post secondary education.
•Produce exemplars of scientifically based online courses and course materials that enact instruction and support instructors
•Provide open access to these courses and materials
•Develop a community of use, research & development that contributes to the evaluation, continuous improvement, and ongoing growth of the courses and materials."
The first link below is to the Open Learning Initiative while the other 17 items are the courses currently available.
- Date Added to MERLOT:
- February 4, 2011
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