Activity and wellbeing hub : Online learning


Learning resources for adults

OpenLearn - free online courses

Produced by The Open University, a world leader in open and distance learning, all OpenLearn courses are free to study. They offer nearly 1000 free courses across 8 different subject areas. Courses are available to start right away.

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University of Oxford - Department for Continuing Education

Structured as weekly online meetings, their online courses take place in a virtual learning environment. Class sizes are kept small (capped at 32 students, or 20 for creative writing) to maximise interaction between students and the tutor. Courses are normally 5-10 or 20 weeks in duration.

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University of Oxford Podcasts

A collection of podcasts on various subjects by the University of Oxford.

Listen to University of Oxford Podcasts

Saïd Business School - online programmes

Online programmes designed for a diverse audience. Their online campus enables you to engage and interact with a global cohort of like-minded professionals and innovators. 

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Skillshare is an online learning community with thousands of classes for creative and curious people, on topics including illustration, design, photography, video, freelancing, and more.

Join Skillshare to watch, play, learn, make, and discover

Future Learn

Access hundreds of courses. Get access to high quality learning wherever you are, with online courses, programs and degrees created by leading universities, business schools and specialist organisations.

Sign up on the Future Learn website