An organizer of one the Social Media courses, Jon Hickman, says:
It's very relevant and very scholarly. It's a new course, but its importance is unquestionable.
One student says the course is
a complete waste of university resources....Virtually all of the content of this course is so basic it can be self-taught.
The item ("Never Too Soon") in the Apr. 1 issue of The Gadfly about 21st Century Skills was made up. But this isn't.
* £4,000 = about $6,000