The online platform of the Mu.SA project serves as the main delivery medium for the project outcomes. The platform supports the open exchange of opinions, ideas, experience, discussions, peer learning and content via social computing tools (blogs, forums, wikis, etc).
This open source e – learning platform will host the Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) entitled “Essential digital skills for museum professionals” that will be delivered through this platform and opens in December 2018!!
The online training course of Mu.SA is designed to support museum professionals in improving their digital competences, so as to become more productive in the new digital era, efficient in collaborating with other professionals and organizations inside and outside of their sector, and successful in managing emerging challenges.
The course is free and open for all. The main language of the training is English and videos are subtitled in Greek, Italian and Portuguese.
The learning Journey: Once enrolled, trainees will have guided access to all videos, quizzes, and assignments. The course is designed as to facilitate active participation, peer-learning and open discussion among the course followers. Learners that will complete the MOOC and succeed in at least 80% of graded activities are eligible to continue their learning journey by applying for an advanced, six-month specialization training course, in one of the emerging job profiles: Digital Strategy Manager, Digital Collections Curator, Digital Interactive Experience Developer and Online Community Manager. Selected group, who will successfully finish both the MOOC and specialization training, will get a work-based learning in one of the European museums.
Online tutors will monitor, assist and facilitate learners’ training procedure.
The platform is accessible to anyone following a simple registration procedure until 20 October 2018. Register here!