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Much aMOOC about Nothing: Is Real Research Coming? ARTICLE

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International Journal on E-Learning Volume 14, Number 3, ISSN 1537-2456 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), Waynesville, NC USA


In this age of continual technology advances, educators have become somewhat used to rapid innovation and change brought on by new learning technologies. Higher education institutions are constantly researching new forms of educational delivery, but academe in general has had some difficulty understanding the potential of MOOCs. To date, serious research on the impact of MOOCs on learning is fairly scarce. The authors examine the present state of MOOC research and speculate on why it is so.


Williams, V. & Su, N.F. (2015). Much aMOOC about Nothing: Is Real Research Coming?. International Journal on E-Learning, 14(3), 373-383. Waynesville, NC USA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). Retrieved August 17, 2018 from .


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