WTF IS A MOOC

It’s OK, I know this one from Scorsese films. As in “HeyLarry, why’d ya eat all the freakin’ meatballs, ya freakin’ Mooc!”

That’s ‘mook’. A MOOC is a Massively Online Open Course. Sort of like a Massively Multiplayer Online Game (MMO), except instead of meeting up with your fellow nerds and wizarding about in a poisonous troll-dungeon, you meet up with your fellow nerds and level yourselves up by absorbing knowledge, or learning’.

Alrightalready! Howsdo I gets one?

American universities have led the charge, opening their digital doors to students from across the globe via companies such as edX, Udacity

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UNFORTUNATE LIE AT SELBORNE IN SA WOMEN’S OPEN.

English golfer Rebecca Hudson was horrified to find her golf ball lying within a dead branch from a palm tree next to the tenth green at Selborne in the final round of the SA Women’s Open. And a strong wind was blowing the branch about, so she was faced with a moving ball. When the branch stopped moving, a rules official gave her the bad news: she must play the ball as it lies, or deem it unplayable and take a penalty drop.

Natural objects such as dead branches are loose impediments,

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CRAIG ROBERTS PHOTOGRAPHY

Craig Roberts has been a professional landscape and travel photographer for more than 15 years, publishing articles in a wide range of magazines. His knowledge and enthusiasm is imparted via four courses: Beginner, Advanced, Value and Combination. Each of these begins with five basic modules: Exposure, Composition, Depth of field, Light and Filters.

Modules arrive as PDF documents coupled with a practical assignment to test your understanding. Advanced level courses push the student harder, with more detailed and challenging tasks. In any case, pupils benefit from Craig’s expert feedback throughout the 12-month course. The second half of the Beginner, Advanced

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Tomsk State University resumes free lectures to the public

Starting Dates

Starting Dates

Tomsk State University resumes free popular science lectures to the public. We invite you to classes in the "Open University" program humanities, natural and applied cycle: "The world of literature," "Beauty and the secrets of the Russian word", "Russian History and the Present," "From the point of view of physics and mathematics," "The art of being a nerd "" Practical Psychology and Pedagogy "," PC user ".

 About the project "Open University"

About the project "Open University"

April 18, 2013 at 18. 30

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Their customs. Issue number 13. (May 5-12)

May 6. Tallinn Airport Security Service did not let a country well-known Russian journalist, a military expert Igor Korotchenko, explaining it by the fact that a citizen of the Russian Federation is a threat to the national security of Estonia.

May 7. In the city of Aurora (Colorado, USA) six-year student was expelled from elementary school, accusing him of sexual harassment. Pervert discovered his addiction, deciding to perform in the presence of a classmate's famous hit: «I'm sexy and I know it» (I'm sexy and I know it.) Follow the instructions to the letter U.S. Department of Education, teachers

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Tomsk State University resumes free lectures to the public

Starting Dates

Starting Dates

Tomsk State University resumes free popular science lectures to the public. We invite you to classes in the "Open University" program humanities, natural and applied cycle: "The world of literature," "Beauty and the secrets of the Russian word", "Russian History and the Present," "From the point of view of physics and mathematics," "The art of being a nerd "" Practical Psychology and Pedagogy "," PC user ".

 About the project "Open University"

About the project "Open University"

April 18, 2013 at 18. 30

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An offer that should be discarded (Russian, Germany,

Germany)

19-year-old resident of Augsburg Christina K., successfully completing courses of training and qualifying as a housekeeper households (Hauswirtschafterin), since November last year unsuccessfully tried to find a place to work. And what was her joy when she received a letter on the letterhead of the city agencies for labor, begins with the words: "We have good news for you. We can offer you a job with a degree in service "!

But the next sentence letter had plunged her into shock, "good news" was the place barmaid at the famous Augsburg brothel with a regime

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The Tomsk State University organized a free general literature courses

Literacy Tomic in the last five years has decreased significantly. One example of this advertising signs with errors, incorrect wording for your transport. To find out the craving for knowledge Tomic mother tongue linguists State University decided to conduct an experiment and organized literature courses.Lubov education teacher. Going out into the street, a pensioner on almost every billboard sees a mistake, but in recent times and not only private businessmen guilty of ignorance, but even the sign with the name of the house of culture is framed not in Russian.

Love Cousin, a resident of Tomsk: "DK"

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The courses Grandma Online in the first half of the year were 417 people

Irkutsk: teaching computer courses for the elderly in the framework of "Grandma Online" in the first half of the year were 417 people. Classes will resume in October on the basis of several universities in Irkutsk, you can enroll in courses on Wednesday at: 14.04.52, 16.04.52. This was reported in the press release of the city administration.

Education project for computer literacy of older people in Irkutsk administration implements the fall of 2009. During this time, training courses were held 940 people. Participation in the project gives the opportunity not only to gain the necessary knowledge in modern conditions on

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An offer to give up (Russian Germany, Germany)

19-year-old resident of Augsburg Christina K., successfully completing courses of training and qualifying as a housekeeper households (Hauswirtschafterin), since November last year unsuccessfully tried to find a place to work. And what was her joy when she received a letter on the letterhead of the city agencies for labor, begins with the words: "We have good news for you. We can offer you a job with a degree in service "!

But the next sentence letter had plunged her into shock, "good news" was the place barmaid at the famous Augsburg brothel with a regime of

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