How a massive open online course (MOOC) is changing higher education | Interview with Dr. Zvi Galil

We met with Dr. Zvi Galil to discuss the OMSCS program at Georgia Tech and the ways in which this program is influencing higher ed around the world. Enjoy!

How a massive open online course (MOOC) is changing higher education | Interview with Dr. Zvi Galil

Influential computer scientist Dr. Zvi Galil discusses the “earthquake” created by his development of the massive open online course (MOOC) master’s degree computer science program at Georgia Tech—and for a cost of just $6,600 total. He talks about how the OMSCS program is the largest MS in CS in the world, and it is influencing worldwide higher ed experimentation with similar programs. Former John P. Imlay, Jr. Dean of Computing, Storey Chair, and professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology, Dr. Galil talks with Dr. Jed Macosko, academic director of AcademicInfluence.com and professor of physics at Wake Forest University.

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