FutureLearn offers over 2,500 free online courses that fall within 14 categories, including computer science, creative arts and engineering. You may be wanting to boost your credibility in a certain field, build transferable experience into your CV if you’re thinking about a career change, or just learn for the fun of it.

For more in-depth study, FutureLearn’s programs might be more suitable. Each is made up of a number of courses – examples include information for STEM teachers or learning how to build a robotic vision system. 

Alternatively, postgraduate degrees offered by FutureLearn are even more comprehensive. 

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