Monthly Archives: November 2013

Break week – Take it easy #mooc #mmooc #seq21oct13

Seq21Oct13: Sent 25 November 2013. Mechanical MOOCians, We are hoping you’ve enjoyed the course so far, and we know you’ve been working hard.  We know from previous offerings of the course also, that some of you may be running a bit … Continue reading

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Week 5 – Halfway home! #mooc #mmooc #seq21oct13

Seq21Oct13: Mailed 18 November 2013. Mechanical MOOCers, Welcome back!  We resume with week 5.  You’re now midway through the adventure.  Hopefully you’ve had a good week of catching up, relaxing or working ahead. Here are your materials and assignments for this … Continue reading

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Week 4 – Almost half way! #mooc #mmooc #seq21oct13

Seq21Oct13: Mailed 11 November 13. Members of Mechanical MOOC nation, Welcome to week 4–you’ll be halfway done at the end of this week. Here are your materials and assignments: Materials: Text: Chapter 7 & 8 from How to Think Like a … Continue reading

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Heads up – MailGun misfire #mooc #mmooc #seq21oct13

Hi all, We’ve just discovered an issue with our MailGun mail server that may have prevented some learners from receiving their Week 3 assignment e-mail.  We’re looking into it now and will get back to you when we know more. … Continue reading

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Week 3 – The Mechanical MOOC is recalculating your route #mooc #mmooc #seq21oct13

Seq21Oct13: Mailed 4 November 2013. Mechanical MOOCers, IMPORTANT PROGRAMMING NOTE: Our friends at Codecademy have been busy expanding their Python track from 12 units to 21, so the Mechanical MOOC is making adjustments on the fly.  We’ve redistributed the Python … Continue reading

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