Today COSTECH facilitated Stakeholders Meeting to Information and Communication Technology stake holders at TANZA ICT hall. Coursera is an education program that partners with the top Universities and organizations in the World to offer courses online for anyone to take, for free through Information and Communication Technologies. The Information and Communication Technology enables different Top Universities all over the World to teach millions of students rather than hundreds.
A cross section of ICT experts listen to the presentation about COURSERA project today at TANZA ICT COSTECH building
Mr Felix Mlaki Program Operational Specialist explains the concept of COURSELA course.He said Coursela program is a pilot study which acts as a catalyst for big results to students and employees who have no time of attanding classrom programs.The Project is facilitated by the World Bank Organization in collaboration with the Tanzania Commission for Science and Technolgy.
Curriculum Content specialist Mgaga Mugiabusho emphasizes contents of the program.The Pilot study program starts on 25th October 2013 and ends in January 2014.The program focuses on bringing different market driven opportunities to Tanzania people.
A seminar participant expresses his concern about the approach of the program.He urged the organisers of the Project to be specific when using the Coursera course to solve different societal problems in Tanzania.