The ZML was involved in the development and production of the following MOOCs

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A MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) is a publicly accessible online course that can take various media forms. ZML supports lecturers in the technical implementation of MOOCs and has already been involved in a number of successful MOOCs. The MOOCs listed on this page are only partially accessible.

MOOC "Lead Perspectives"

On behalf of the Ministry of Education and Cultural Affairs of Baden-Württemberg, the ZML developed this MOOC, which is a further education tool that introduces teachers to the six cross-curricular guiding perspectives of the new 2016 education plans (Education for Sustainable Development, for Tolerance & Acceptance of Diversity, Prevention & Health Promotion, Vocational Orientation, Media Education and Consumer Education). After an introductory week, one key perspective is presented each week using videos, quizzes and tasks. Participants can discuss the content in moderated forums.


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MOOCs against chronic postponement

The first KIT-MOOC was created as part of the SQ offer of the HoC at KIT and immediately received a large and positive media response throughout Germany. The aim was to improve the teaching offer for KIT students in this field. This MOOC was first offered in autumn 2014 with the partner IVERSITY and was awarded the German Education Media Award digita in 2015.

The course takes place on the iversity platform.

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MOOC@TU9 is a cooperation project of the nine leading technical universities in Germany. It is a virtual lecture series under the motto "Discover Excellence in Engineering and the Natural Sciences - Made in Germany. Discover TU9!". The ZML coordinates the KIT contribution and is involved in the overall coordination.

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MOOC "Idea Generation Methods

This online course teaches methods for developing your own innovations in the energy sector. Participants learn about methods of the "Idea Generation" and are given the opportunity to apply them independently to their own projects.
The English-language MOOC was produced by the ZML together with the Institute for Entrepreneurship, Technology Management and Innovation for and in cooperation with InnoEnergy and took place first on the iversity platform and later on the InnoEnergy platform iSE (Institute of Sustainable Energy).

At the moment the course is not offered.

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MOOC Power Up: English for the Energy Transition. Be understood - be powerful. 2nd Edition

In order to be able to have a say on the topic of energy system transformation, English as the "lingua franca" is a prerequisite. Accordingly, the ZML designed this MOOC within the framework of InnoEnergy as an English language course for the energy system transformation sector, which is aimed at professionals and students who wish to acquire the necessary basic vocabulary on this topic. Participants will also learn to communicate in English about energy system transformation issues, which will enable them to exchange and network internationally and advance their international career in the energy sector. The MOOC took place on the iversity platform and later on the InnoEnergy platform iSE (Institute of Sustainable Energy).

At the moment the course is not offered.

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The seven-week online training course provides information on the use of mobile devices in everyday school life and was developed on behalf of the Baden-Württemberg Ministry of Education and is primarily aimed at trainee teachers and teachers.

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