Ideas for a Better World: Leading Change Through Policy Making
Duration 4 weeks
Weekly study 2 hours
Digital upgrade Free
Find out how to start your career in policymaking
What is a policy? What policies do you care about?
This course provides an introduction to policymaking and the skills you need to work in the sector.
You’ll find out what policymaking is, why it’s important and how to make an action plan for change.
You’ll identify ways to influence the conversation around policy and the issues that matter to you.
You’ll learn how to use evidence to support policy issues and how decisions are made.
You’ll understand how to influence key stakeholders and make a positive change.
When would you like to start?
Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it starts. Find out more
Who is the course for?
This course is aimed at young people who see themselves as future leaders in the field of policymaking.
British Council are offering everyone who joins this course a free digital upgrade, so that you can experience the full benefits of studying online for free. This means that you get: