Courses 22 Courses

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

Microcredentials 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. You can earn academic credit to use towards a degree or they can be used as an independent certification. Each microcredential includes a formal online assessment and meets the standards set by the Common Microcredential Framework (CMF).

Programs 1 Program

These online programs are designed for you to explore subjects you’re passionate about, with the opportunity to earn a FutureLearn Award to demonstrate your learning.

Learn coding and programming to develop your digital understanding

The use of technology dominates the majority of the world’s industries.

Learning to code and use new and existing programming languages is becoming relevant to more careers than ever before.

A coding course will help you gain confidence and knowledge as you move from using block-based to text-based programming languages. You’ll build your analytical and problem solving skills and learn to visualise and work with open data.

As an increasingly desirable skill in the competitive job market, coding isn’t just for developers in training. Whether you work in project management or UX, programming and coding literacy will provide context to your work and allow you to better communicate with engineers and designers from a technical perspective.

Join online coding and programming courses on FutureLearn to begin a new career in tech or pursue your passion for website building.

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who'll share their experience through videos, articles, quizzes and discussions.