Short online courses

The University offers a range of short online courses on FutureLearn. Our courses allow you to learn new skills and develop your understanding of a range of topics.

The Challenge of Global Water Security

Duration of course Start date: 14 October 2019
Amount of study per week 3 hours per week for 4 weeks

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An introduction to the challenges of global water security on a local and global scale.

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Extreme Geological Events

Duration of course Start date: 27 January 2020
Amount of study per week 4 hours per week for 3 weeks

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Explore how extreme geological events have shaped Earth and what challenges future events might pose to our planet.

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Working with Translation: Theory and Practice

Duration of course Start date: 24 February 2020
Amount of study per week 4 hours per week for 4 weeks

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Explore what it means to communicate in multiple languages in a variety of contexts, and discover your inner translator.

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