/// Online Class Aims to Earn Millions

September 1, 2013  |  All Things Digital

Two University of Texas at Austin professors this week launched their introductory psychology class from a makeshift studio, with a goal of eventually enrolling 10,000 students at $550 a pop and bringing home millions for the school. The professors have dubbed the class a SMOC — Synchronous Massive Online Class — and their effort falls somewhere between a MOOC, or Massive Open Online Course, a late-night television show and a real-time research experiment. The professors lecture into a camera and students watch on their computers or mobile devices, in real time. Read the rest of this post on the original site »

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