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OpenCourseWare

(MIT OpenCourseWare) Free courses from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. In 2003, MIT first published on its website the course materials from 500 graduate and undergraduate courses in 33 disciplines, including all the sciences as well as arts and humanities. Included are lecture notes, syllabi, problem sets and solutions, reading lists, exams, even video lectures in some instances. Notably excluded is access to the MIT faculty.

Anyone can take a course without registration or qualification requirements, but MIT gives no credit for their satisfactory completion. For more information, visit http://ocw.mit.edu.
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2005), presenta una serie de escenarios actualmente promovidos por universidades de la region, que podrian influir positivamente en varias iniciativas relacionadas con el AA, por ejemplo: a) aumento de acuerdos institucionales y proyectos colectivos de investigacion entre universidades latinoamericanas y universidades de Canada, Estados Unidos y Europa; b) aumento de la participacion de maestros latinoamericanos en redes profesionales o proyectos extranjeros, tales como UDUAL, ALFA y PCI; y c) proliferacion de programas abiertos de educacion a distancia o virtual; un ejemplo puede ser el OpenCourseWare del MIT (http://ocw.
MIT, one of the first universities to introduce OCW, announced its intention in the New York Times in 2001, formed the OpenCourseWare Consortium in 2005, and by 2007 published virtually all its courses online.