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OBS Business School in Spain Certified by EOCCS

Posted by Magdalena Wanot in Award

Created on Fri 29 September 2017 00:00

And tagged with: accreditation , moocs , EOCCS , online courses


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Many congratulations to the OBS Business School in Spain, whose eleven courses have been recently certified by EOCCS Online Course Certification System.

The following suite of eleven courses at the OBS Business School’s Master’s Degree in Innovation and Entrepreneurship has received EOCCS certification:

  • Module 1:   Knowledge Society and Digital Economy
  • Module 2:   Creative Thinking and Design Thinking
  • Module 3:   Creating New Business Models
  • Module 4:   Innovation Strategies
  • Module 5:   Innovation Management
  • Module 6:   Innovation in Processes
  • Module 7:   Innovation in Products and Services
  • Module 8:   Product Management and Growth Hacking
  • Module 9:   Talent Management
  • Module 10: Business plan and Start-Up Financing
  • Master's Thesis
It is a great pleasure for OBS Business School, a 100% online higher education institution founded in 2006 in Barcelona, to be certified by EOCCS (EFMD Global Network) and be part of a community which is a great platform for sharing online educational opportunities, challenges, best practices and future trends. For us, obtaining EOCCS certification, which is at the forefront of international online management education, has been a very enriching process. We are hoping to contribute actively to the EOCCS community for it to grow and become an international reference for online teaching methods,” commented Noelia Samper, Dean of OBS Business School.

Anne Swanberg, EOCCS Project Director, said: “We are very pleased that the eleven online courses from the OBS Business School have successfully completed the EOCCS - Online Course Certification System. OBS Business School has proven its strong focus on collaborative learning and an innovative approach to governance through the OBServatory.”

"We would like to warmly congratulate OBS Business School for the tremendous work they put into the development of their online courses and for the completion of the certification process. EOCCS gives online courses within universities, business schools, corporate learning organisations and public agencies a top international quality benchmark in the online learning landscape, strengthening not only their market positioning but also allowing for critical self-reflection and peer assessment,” added David Asch, EFMD Quality Services Director.

The system is open to any institution delivering online business and/or management-related courses that are stand-alone or constitute part of a certificate or a programme.

With 35 certified courses from 11 institutions, EOCCS has built an international quality benchmark for online courses worldwide.

If you would like further information or are interested in your online course taking part, please visit the EOCCS website or contact eoccs@efmdglobal.org