Embracing digital innovation in business education - The HEC Paris experience
Digital technology has dramatically changed learning over the past decade. With the internet, information on any topic is readily available at our fingertips. Excellent pedagogical content on a very broad range of topics can be found online for free. What then is the future of higher education in this digital landscape? And how should a leading business school like HEC position itself in this changing environment?
The HEC Paris experience
Embracing Digital Innovation in Business Education
Pedagogy at HEC Paris is reinventing itself, with professors experimenting with new ways to train and coach the leaders of tomorrow in a changing and challenging environment. Digital technology has dramatically changed learning over the past decade. What then is the future of higher education in this digital landscape? And how should a leading business school like HEC position itself in this changed landscape?
What do we teach online? A story of continuous innovation
Today, having numerous online programs at HEC Paris is the result of a history of continuous experimentations. Vanessa Klein, Digital Learning Director, unveils all the steps that brought online learning at HEC, from the Apple iTunes U platform to the first entirely online MSc, through MOOCs (Massive Open Online Course) and online certificates for executives. Then Karine Le Joly, Director of Digital Learning Strategy and Innovation, shares her analysis of the evolution of MOOCs and of its effects on the online space for Executive Education.
How does technology transform business education and the learner’s experience?
Interview with Robin Ajdari, Chief Digital Officer, and Marc Vanhuele, Associate Dean, on how technology transforms business education and teaching in on-campus programs, and on the reasons why students should still come to campus if they will be able to learn everything online in the future.
Focus on the 100% Online Master’s in Innovation and Entrepreneurship: What are the challenges and keys for success?
The MSc in Innovation and Entrepreneurship (MSIE) is HEC’s first 100% online degree. It helps future and current business leaders successfully implement their innovation or entrepreneurial projects. We asked different key actors to understand the challenges and success of this first 100% HEC online degree.