Oxford University has been in operation for almost one thousand years. According to Wikipedia, there is evidence of teaching happening there as far back as 1096, making it the oldest university in the English-speaking world and the world’s second oldest university in continuous operation.
But Oxford has resisted offering a MOOC for a long time — until today.
Oxford university will offer a MOOC on edX, and it starts early next year.
From Poverty to Prosperity: Understanding Economic Development.
Dhawal is the CEO of Class Central, the most popular search engine and review site for online courses and MOOCs. He has completed over a dozen MOOCs and has written over 200 articles about the MOOC space, including contributions to TechCrunch, EdSurge, Quartz, and VentureBeat.