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The challenges to connectivist learning on open online networks: Learning experiences during a massive open online course
Kop, Rita · McGreal, Rory [Editor] · Conrad, Dianne [Editor]
Journal Article
The International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning
Original Publication International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning
Volume 12, Issue 3, Number 3, Pages 19-38, Start page 19
Published March 2011

ABSTRACT
Self-directed learning on open online networks is now a possibility as communication and resources can be combined to create learning environments. But is it really? There are some challenges that might prevent learners from having a quality learning experience. This paper raises questions on levels of learner autonomy, presence, and critical literacies required in active connectivist learning.


ISSN: 1492-3831

Refereed: Yes



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