Professional Development Courses
Courses 18 Courses
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Digital Skills: Grow Your Career
Managing Big Data with R and Hadoop
Understanding Diversity and Inclusion
Business Model Thinking
Career Management for Early Career Academic Researchers
Transforming Digital Learning: Learning Design Meets Service Design
Understanding Modern Business and Organisations
Programs 10 Programs
Our online programs allow you to deepen your understanding of a subject and develop career skills, with the chance to earn an academic or professional credential.
Degrees 9 Degrees
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Development and Humanitarian Action
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Advance your career with professional development
In a fast-changing world a successful professional needs to keep learning and developing their professional skills to keep up. That’s where professional development comes in. There are many skills that can help you succeed at work, so ‘professional development’ might cover leadership, communication, planning and critical thinking. Professional development can also include the accredited sector-specific skills that are unique to your industry.
Whether you want to develop a change careers, secure a promotion, or just build up your CV, FutureLearn online professional development courses, programs and degrees can help. Join courses that explore intercultural communication, leadership, project management, decision making and more.
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