Postgraduate online learning

How online learning works

Study at times and in locations that suit you. A variety of platforms are used to deliver content and enable you to collaborate with other students and academic staff.

Course delivery

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A variety of platforms are used to deliver content and enable you to collaborate with other students and academic staff.

Technical requirements

Technology
You will need access to a computer, the internet and a fully up to date web browser. IT support is available to any student in the event of technical difficulties.

Study collaboratively, not alone

Video call
Online learning is not an isolated way of studying. You will study alongside other students sharing experiences and ideas.

Flexible study

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Studying online is a very flexible way to learn. You can study when and where suits you, and work at your own pace.

Studying from overseas

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All our programmes are delivered entirely online, which means there is no requirement for you to come to Edinburgh.