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Beyond Moocs

Beyond Moocs

Professional digital learning at InnoEnergy

We will announce the next run of this course in due course. If you are interested and would like to know when this course is open for enrolment, register your interest below.

What is this course all about?

Under the umbrella of its’ Professional digital education services, the Institute of Sustainable Energy by EIT InnoEnergy supports the development of online courses, mostly in the form of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Course) and SPOCs (Small Private Online course) ), but also digital learning resources for blended and online learning. 

To guide production partners and teaching staff through the development stages of digital learning material and to ensure the EIT label quality requirements for active learning and aligned teaching are met, a set of support tools and guidelines is put at the disposal of InnoEnergy course production partners and teaching staff.

In this course, you will find:

  • An overview of the different steps of the lean course production process for professional learning implemented by InnoEnergy with a description of activities (digital learning design, content development, marketing actions, etc.) to be caried out.
  • The course canvas planning tool with clickable instructions and references to support tools (such as a checklist of quality criteria for instructional video), as well as tips for implementing effective pedagogical practice
  • A tutorial for creating, sharing and reusing learning material in the InnoEnergy repository with practical energy examples
  • Templates for InnoEnergy's Engineering & Business cases, projects and challenges and example cases
  •  A tutorial for blending your course with the InnoEnergy repository
  • Course production project management instructions

At the same time, you will be able to experience as a student the iSE platform in which you will implement your course and the InnoEnergy repository.

Is this course for you?

The Beyond MOOCs course or digital professional learning instructions package for course production is targeted at partners and teaching staff developing professional digital learning with the support of EIT InnoEnergy. This package is here to support you with practical help and many pedagogical guidelines and tips for a quality online course.

Learning effort

Length of the course: free online access
Learning effort: 6 hours
Level: Anyone can join - no prerequisites!
Language: English

How is the course organized?

In this course, you will find:

  • Presentations of the lean course production process implemented by InnoEnergy
  • Definitions of basic concepts
  • Practical guidelines and pedagogical tips for designing engaging learning experience
  • Interactive planning tools 
  • Checklists of quality criteria interactive. Tutorials with example learning activities
  • Good practise educational video examples
  • Templates to develop InnoEnergy's Engineering & Business cases, projects and challenges and example cases
  • Course production project management instructions & help tools
  • Embedded links to the repository of digital learning resources.

PRICE: free for InnoEnergy course production partners and teaching staff


Anouk Gelan

Questions about course content? 

sr. Digital Learning Designer 

EIT InnoEnergy