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You are visiting the portal of a pan-European initiative OpenupEd around so-called MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses). The OpenupEd initiative was launched on April 25th 2013 in an online international press event. OpenupEd is a quality brand and ...

About MOOCs

MOOCs stand for Massive Open Online Courses. These courses can be fully taken online. They are 'open' in the sense that they can be accessed by... 

About OpenupEd

With OpenupEd we aim at opening up education for you with an offer that reflects European values such as ...

Naming

OpenupEd is about MOOCs. But there is not a single description of what a MOOC would look like and indeed there is a wide variety in the MOOCs movement. Some of us prefer to...

OER

A crucial component in realizing a more Open Education is what we call Open Educational Resources (OER). This concept is around since...

What Courses

Courses range from mathematics to economics, e-skills to e-commerce, climate change to cultural heritage, corporate social responsibility to the modern Middle East, and language learning to writing fiction. Each partner is offering courses via its own ...

Why

OpenupEd has been introduced in the world of MOOCs because we see a clear need for a European move with a vision beyond the implementation of just a collection of MOOCs. This vision is to ...