The University of Edinburgh offers a range of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs).
MOOCs are short courses that are delivered online for free.
Although our MOOCs do not have formal university credits assigned to them, Statements of Accomplishment will be available to any learner who completes a course with us.
You can see how MOOCs compare with our online postgraduate courses at the following page:
We offer a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate-level courses in the following subjects:
Enrol on one of the University of Edinburgh's MOOCs through Coursera or FutureLearn platforms.
The University of Edinburgh is a member of the Coursera consortium, which offers MOOCs from top universities in an increasing range of subjects, all entirely free of charge.
The University is also a member of the FutureLearn partnership, which includes some of the best UK and international universities, as well as institutions with a huge archive of cultural and educational material, including the British Council, the British Library, and the British Museum.
If you have any questions relating to Edinburgh MOOCs, please contact the Online Learning Team:
This article was published on Jan 20, 2015