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Learn new skills, pursue your interests or advance your career with our short online courses.

1 Microcredential

Our online microcredentials are designed to upskill you for work in rapidly-growing industries, without the time and cost commitment of a full degree. They can be used as an independent certification, and some even offer academic credit to use towards a degree. Each microcredential also includes a formal online assessment.

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...with the skills I've developed, I actually secured an internship

"Really enjoyed the course, and with the skills I've developed I actually secured an internship last week - thank you Bristol!"

Become more innovative

Put simply, ‘innovation’ is coming up with better ways to do things. It doesn’t just mean inventing new products or services, it also means developing more effective versions of them. In a fast-paced, globalised world with near-constant technological change, being able to identify and seize innovation opportunities in a business is vital.

Could your organisation benefit from more innovation? Do you want to develop your innovation skills? Improve your knowledge of innovation (including examples) and explore ways you can be more innovative, with a range of online innovation courses ideal for advancing your career.

Why FutureLearn?

Learn anything

Whether you want to develop as a professional or discover a new hobby, there's an online course for that. You can even take your learning further with online programs and degrees.

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Join millions of people from around the world learning together. Online learning is as easy and natural as chatting with a group of friends.

Learn with experts

Meet educators from top universities and cultural institutions, who'll share their experience through videos, articles, quizzes and discussions.