FutureLearn is a digital education platform founded in December 2012. The company is jointly owned by The Open University and SEEK Ltd. It is a Massive Open Online Course learning platform, and as of May 2018 included 143 UK and international partners, including non-university partners. The Open University has 50 years of experience in distance learning and online education.
We offer a selection of courses from leading universities and cultural institutions from around the world. The learning materials are delivered one step at a time. They are accessible on mobile, tablet and desktop, so you can fit learning around your life.
We have hundreds of partners from around the world. These include many of the best UK and international universities, institutions with a huge archive of cultural and educational material. They vary from the British Council, the British Library, the British Museum, and the National Film and Television School.
Future Learn works with a range of internationally renowned organisations – from professional bodies such as the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), to businesses like the BBC and Marks & Spencer, to the UK Government.
Pursue your interests by exploring our subject categories of the online materials offered at the Future Learn platform.
Start learning with the online courses from leading universities and specialist organisations.
- Business & Management
- Creative Arts & Media
- Healthcare & Medicine
- IT & Computer Science
- Nature & Environment
- Politics & Society
- Psychology & Mental Health
- Science, Engineering & Maths
- Study Skills
Artificial Intelligence on Microsoft Azure: Machine Learning and Python Basics, CloudSwyft Global Systems, Inc. co-created by FutureLearn Develop AI and machine learning skills using Python and Microsoft Azure, on the path to role-based certifications. Cost: $669, enrolment end date: 12 Oct 2020. Tracking link: AI on Microsoft Azure: Machine Learning and Python Basics
PRINCE2® 6th Edition: Foundation Certification with Official Manual and Exam, QA accredited by AXELOS Earn a PRINCE2® certification with the UK’s leading project management training provider to advance your career. Cost: $794, enrolment end date: 10 November 2020. Tracking link: PRINCE2 6th Edition: Foundation Certification with Official Manual and Exam
Online Teaching: Evaluating and Improving Courses, The Open University Develop the skills you need to evaluate the success of your online teaching and enhance your students’ remote learning experience. Cost: $634, enrolment end date: 19 Oct 2020: Online Teaching: Evaluating and Improving Courses
eOnline Teaching: Creating Courses for Adult Learners, The Open University endorsed by the Association for Learning Technology (ALT) Learn the practical skills you need to create online courses successfully, and develop your ability to teach adults online. Cost: $634, enrolment end date: 19 Oct 2020: Online Teaching: Creating Courses for Adult Learners
Business Management: Marketing Principles and Practice, The Open University Develop your marketing skills and knowledge to help you make better business decisions and achieve your professional goals. Cost: $604, enrolment end date: 2 November 2020: Business Management: Marketing Principles and Practice
ITIL® 4 Foundation Certificate with Official Manual and Exam, QA accredited by AXELOS Get first-level training in the ITIL® framework, learning the latest version of ITIL to further your IT service management career. Cost: $714, enrolment end date: 10 November 2020: ITIL 4 Foundation Certificate with Official Manual and Exam
Data Science: Data-Driven Decision Making, Monash University Discover storytelling with data and make better business decisions using data wrangling, modelling, and visualisations in R. Cost: $994, enrolment end date: 7 September 2020: Monash University – Data Science: Data Driven Decision Making
Cyber Security Operations (Cisco CCNA), The Open University endorsed by Cisco Networking Academy Upskill in cyber security operations and enhance your working knowledge of cyber security with Cisco and The Open University. Cost: $804, enrolment end date: 19 October 2020: The Open University (Endorsed by Cisco) – Cyber Security Operations (Cisco CCNA)