Category: Courses

Animal Viruses

Understand how viruses affect animals and are transmitted within animals and to humans

Supercomputing – Online Course

Discover how supercomputers work and the real-life scientific breakthroughs made possible by today’s computer simulations.

Exploring Play – Online Course

Understanding the nature and value of play through the course of our lives, across cultures and communities.

Food and our Genome – Online Course

Discover how genetics and nutrition are related with this online course especially for healthcare professionals.

The Science of Nuclear Energy – Online Course

Discover the science behind nuclear energy and its role in energy provision in the past, present and future. Join The Open University’s online course.

Planning activities in STEM – Online Course

Discover how to plan engaging practical STEM activities for young people as a STEM Ambassador or volunteer in science, technology, engineering or maths.

Intercultural Competence – Online course

Improve your intercultural competence with an online course about understanding cultural differences and succeeding in diverse workplaces.

The Lottery of Birth – Online Course

Find out how your life chances are influenced by where, when and to whom you are born. Join The Open University’s online course.

Environmental Justice – Online Course

Understand how climate change, biodiversity loss and deforestation affect people, exploring justice in environment management.

How to Read a Novel – online course

Explore the main building blocks of modern fiction: plot, characterisation, dialogue, and setting, and get more from your reading with this online course.

Robotics and Society – Online course

How do you feel about robots? Learn how robots are used today and explore how they might help solve the big issues of our time.

Extinctions – Online Course

Discover the diversity of life on earth, the impacts of five past mass extinctions and the prospect of a sixth extinction today.

Valuing Nature – Online Course

Find out how putting a price on nature might help us preserve ecosystems with this online course from the University of Exeter.

CBT with Older People – Online Course

Understand the ageing process and the factors to consider when using cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) with older people. Join UEA’s online course.

Academic Integrity – Online Course

This course will explore academic integrity and how you can demonstrate it in your work, study and research at university.

Cantonese Opera – Online Course

Get an introduction to Cantonese opera and how shows are prepared with this online course from The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts.

Food and Inflammation – Online Course

Understand the relationship between food and inflammation, and get advice on advising patients with this online course for healthcare professionals.

The Business of Film – Online Course

Explore the world of film finance, production, development and distribution, with this online course from The Open University and Pinewood Studios.

Introduction to Frisian – Online Course

Learn to speak, write and understand the second official language of the Netherlands with this free introductory language course.

What Is a Mind? – Online Course

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds with this free online course

Begin Robotics – Online Course

Understand the components of robot anatomy, robot control and robot behaviour through a set of simulations.

Manage Your Prices – Online Course

Learn to use pricing strategies to increase your firm’s revenue, and set the right price for the right person at the right time.

Cyber Security – Online Course

This three-week free online course explores practical cyber security including privacy online, payment safety and security at home

Marketing Analytics – Online Course

Master basic marketing analytics and learn how to use data to create effective marketing campaigns with this online course from Darden School of Business.

Exploring Copyright – Online Course

Understand the importance of copyright and learn its history, from the Renaissance to the Internet, with this free online course.

Ultrasound Imaging – Online Course

Understand the technology of ultrasound, see how it is used in clinical practice and learn how to improve medical imaging.

Metabolomics – online course

Discover how metabolomics is revolutionising our understanding of metabolism with this free online course.

Ageing Well: Falls – Online Course

Explore why people fall, discover practical methods to reduce the risk of falling and recognise when to seek expert help.

Innovation and Enterprise – Online Course

Get an introduction to innovation and enterprise, and learn to generate your own ideas, with this online course from the University of Bristol.

Managing My Investments – Online Course

Gain the skills to manage your investments. Find out how to analyse portfolio risk and plan your pension with The Open University’s online course.