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Open Online Learning Environment utilizing OER content

Open Online Learning Environment utilizing OER content

This video was recorded at OCWC Global Conference, Ljubljana 2014. In Japan, many major universities are members of the OpenCourseWare Consortium Japan (JOCW) and provide about 3,000 courses in total. Those are very worthy courses for Japanese self-learners, and globally more than 25,000 courses have been distributed mostly in English from various institutions of OCW Consortium members, however those courses seem not to be appropriate for main Japanese self-learners because of lack of language skill. If OER contents, like OCW could be distributed in combination with language support partial or full translation, those contents might be very helpful for Japanese learners. We have established a Non-profit organization named Asuka Academy to promote the distribution of various OER contents with... Show More


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