Earth Science Courses

Join online earth science courses and explore climate change studies, sustainability, geology, ecology and more.

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Explore the origins, evolution, and future of our planet

Earth sciences is the study of the planet we live on. Our environmental courses discuss many of the big questions facing our planet today, from climate change studies to globalisation.

Climate change studies are vital to examine the potential consequences of changing climates for life on Earth and the health of humankind. With FutureLearn’s online earth science courses, you can explore the origins of our planet and the geological events that have shaped it and the challenges that future events might pose.

Whether you’re an earth science student, a scientist, or you’re simply interested in geology, you can satisfy your curiosity and build your passion with environmental courses.

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