Engaging Bioethics: Democratizing Bioethics in an Online Classroom

KIE graduate fellow Travis Rieder discusses the ethics of massive open online courses in The Hoya, taking a critical look at the KIE’s own MOOC, due out this spring on the edX platform. The editorial is part of the Engaging Bioethics series.

“No one who is working on a MOOC can pretend not to have thought about [their] impact … on higher education,” writes Rieder. Especially since all parties work at an ethics institute, “the KIE team has done a lot of soul-searching about the promises and challenges that MOOCs represent.”

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