Politics & Society Courses

Dig deeper into the issues making the news – from new technology and social media to the energy crisis, inequality and the threat of new conflicts – with our online political science and international relations courses.

Understand the geopolitical issues shaping our world, with our online political science and international relations courses.

Choose a Politics & Society topic

Microcredentials
2 Microcredentials

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.

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.

Courses
149 Courses

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