AdelaideX Open Learning Initiative in Australia Attracts 300K Enrollments


AdelaideX, the University of Adelaide in Australia’s initiative on, announced that it surpassed the milestone of 300,000 students since the program was launched two years ago. Students from 200 countries have enrolled in seven introductory-level MOOCs produced by the University.

“MOOCs are also leading us in new ways of using digital technologies to enhance our on-campus courses. In Australia, MOOCs have proven popular with hundreds of high school students and pre-university students, who are looking for ways to gauge whether a program is right for them,” said Dr Katy McDevitt, AdelaideX Program Manager.