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Online Learning MOOCs

Flexible online learning courses provide an opportunity for working professionals to train, enhance or develop new skills.

Upskill with a free short Massive Open Online Course (MOOC). 

To find out more about the wide range of MOOCs run by the University of Edinburgh, visit: University of Edinburgh MOOCs

Supercomputing (MOOC)

Today’s supercomputers are the most powerful calculating machines ever invented. This free online course introduces learners to what supercomputers are, how they are used and how we can exploit their full computational potential to make scientific breakthroughs made possible by today’s computer simulations

Statistics: Unlocking the World of Data (MOOC)

At a time when understanding data is becoming more and more important, this free course will introduce learners to the fundamentals of statistics and provide them with a toolkit to better understand the data and statistics we encounter in everyday life

Data Science in Stratified Healthcare and Precision Medicine (MOOC)

Recent advances in data science are transforming the life sciences leading to stratified healthcare and precision medicine. This free course outlines some of the different types of data and computational methods involved.

Data Ethics, AI and Responsible Innovation (MOOC)

Completing this course will help you understand the challenges we are facing, and inspire you to design, criticise, and develop better intelligent systems to shape our future.

Driving Value from Data (MOOC)

This course, delivered by The Data Lab, explores data at an introductory level for decision makers.