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These courses are scheduled to launch soon. See "What subjects can I study?" for a wide range of courses some of which are available all year round in on-demand mode. 

 

Course name and link to enrolment page Platform Start date
Data Ethics, AI and Responsible Innovation edX 24th Feb 2020
Introduction to Marketing: Tools to Set Enterprises Apart  edX 14th January 2020
Delivering Research Data Management Services (coming soon) FutureLearn To be confirmed
How to Read a Novel FutureLearn 20th Jan 2020
Football: More than a Game FutureLearn 20th Jan 2020
Statistics: Unlocking the World of Data  edX 15th Jan 2020
The Discovery of the Higgs Boson FutureLearn 10th Feb 2020
The Sharia and Islamic Law: An Introduction FutureLearn 11th May 2020

 

The Sharia and Islamic Law: An Introduction (#shariaonlinecourse)

Course launched 6th May 2019 on FutureLearn. This five-week course explores some of the diverse roles that the Sharia and Islamic law have played in Muslim life, both historically and today, encouraging students to think critically about the nature of religious law and its many manifestations.