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Become a data scientist

It’s been called “the sexiest job of the 21st century”, but how do you become a data scientist? Find out what skills you need and how to get them via FutureLearn courses.

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Category Digital Skills

Top tips for learning at work

In this post we share our best advice for learning while you’re at work.

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Category Learning

Courses to help you tackle current healthcare issues

Ensure you’re up to date with the latest thinking on key issues in healthcare with these courses from top organisations.

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Category Healthcare

Discover a new passion in May with these courses

In this post find some brand new courses, and a few old favourites, to help you develop a new passion, skill or hobby in May.

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Category Learning

How to take great notes

In this post get some top tips for taking notes whether you’re learning online or offline.

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Category Learning

What makes a great teacher? Part 1

In the first part of a bumper two-part post we look at some of the things that a great teacher does, and courses you can take to develop your teaching skills.

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Category Teaching

Behind the Scenes at the Royal Palaces: Meet Lord Onslow

Ahead of the course A History of Royal Food and Feasting, from the University of Reading and Historic Royal Palaces, the team from Reading interviewed the historical interpreter who plays the part of Lord Onslow.

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Category Learning

Restricted course access for learners in Crimea, Cuba, Iran, North Korea or Syria

For regulatory reasons, you won’t be able to access FutureLearn courses from Crimea, Cuba, Iran, North Korea or Syria. In this post, we explain why and what we’re doing to solve this problem.

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Category Learning, FutureLearn news

Become a leader

In the first of a new series about taking on new roles we look at how to go about becoming a great leader.

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Category Business

How can we improve support for autistic people?

Ahead of World’s Autism Day tomorrow, in this post Mark Brosnan from the University of Bath discusses some of the challenges and solutions for parents and carers of autistic people, and shares more about the course Smart-ASD: Matching Autistic People with Technology Resources.

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Category Healthcare