Macmillan Learning Launches Intellus Open Courses, an Enriched OER Course Solution

Macmillan Learning Launches Intellus Open Courses

Our subject matter experts used the power of the Intellus Learning platform to locate the best open content available from the leading OER content providers and package them into a single, turnkey course for use by instructors. — Renee Altier, VP Institutional Strategy, Macmillan Learning

Macmillan Learning announced the upcoming release of Intellus Open Courses, which feature open educational resources (OER) expertly curated by Macmillan Learning subject matter experts and Macmillan Learning’s editorial team, using the Intellus Learning platform. Each course includes a rich package of instructor supplements and on-demand support. Intellus Open Courses make it easy for faculty to find, adopt, and use the highest quality OER resources and deliver a customizable, affordable course to students. Intellus Open Courses enhance open textbooks by sourcing high-quality openly licensed content from a variety of sources and coupling content with editorially-driven pedagogy.

“Each Intellus Open Course contains content from open eBooks, under CC-BY licenses, and instructor resources like PowerPoint slides and test bank questions, as well as other open assets including YouTube videos, optional institutional library content, primary source documents, and more. Our subject matter experts use the power of the Intellus Learning platform to locate the best open content available from the leading OER content providers and package them into a turnkey courses for use by instructors,” stated Renee Altier, Vice President of Institutional Strategy.

In addition to the expertly curated OER content, Intellus Open Courses include a suite of support services, including learning management system…

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