BIONIC University opens Coursera Learning Hub in Kyiv

The first Ukrainian open intercorporate IT-university BIONIC University (BU) becomes a representative of one of the most popular educational online platform Сoursera – by opening Coursera Learning Hub in Kyiv.
Meetings will be held once a week at BU on the territory of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy. Presentation and the first introductory meeting of Coursera Learning Hub will take place 28th April, 2014 in Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, bldg.#10.
Partnership of BU and Coursera started in October, 2013, when the parties signed Agreement on cooperation, Global Translation Partnership, of retrieving the right to make a high-quality translation of the previously agreed courses.  BIONIC University will translate into Ukrainian IT-courses and other educational programs within the framework of the training programs: Tech skills (programming skills), Soft skills (social interaction skills), Entrepreneurship (entrepreneurial skills).
Generally, BIONIC University will translate 10 educational programs of Coursera. Experts are working on the first three courses: Probabilistic Graphical Models of Stanford University, Gamification of University of Pennsylvania and Creative Programming for Digital Media and Mobile Apps of University of London. This work is to be finished  by the end of this year, then these programs will appear on the web-site https://www.coursera.org/ in Ukrainian. Links to the courses will be also posted on the web-site of the first Ukrainian open intercorporate IT-university http://bionic-university.com/.

Last edit: 28.04.14