MOOCs: A new way to learn

Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) have been around since 2008. You may not have heard of them before, but it’s time to start paying attention.  MOOCs are a great way to learn about a topic – especially the law!  A few courses that may be of interest are provided below.  (Please note that some may have already begun or are beginning soon.)

This course provides international students with the opportunity to become familiar with US law and whether they would want to study it:  https://www.coursera.org/course/globalintrouslaw

This course focuses on actual innocence issues:  https://uis.coursesites.com/

This course focuses on the “Life of the Law,” understanding the Common Law and appreciating the case law interpretive process:  https://www.coursesites.com/webapps/Bb-sites-course-creation-BBLEARN/courseHomepage.htmlx?course_id=_283099_1

For more information or to find additional MOOCs focused on the law, please visit:  https://www.mooc-list.com/tags/law

Also, please remember to take advantage of Michigan State University’s helpful webinars:  http://law.msu.edu/admissions/webinars/

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