Ball State to offer free online comics course
It sounds like your typical online college course, with grades, an instructor and registration required. But this class is open to anyone in the world, and it’s free.
Ball State in Muncie plans to join some of the nation’s elite universities in pioneering the MOOC — massive online open course — with a class next spring on gender roles in comic books. The university hopes to draw at least 1,000 students.
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