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MOOC Platform FutureLearn Offers Unlimited Access for £149 per Year

18 Mar 2019
FutureLearn, the UK-based MOOC provider, recently announced a new pricing plan – Unlimited – offering unlimited access to most of its short courses for an introductory one-off payment of £149 for one year. This offer will be available until 11 May 2019, after which Unlimited will cost £209. read article

FutureLearn’s Unlimited: One Price for the Entire Catalog

12 Mar 2019
FutureLearn, the UK-based MOOC provider, just launched a new plan that lets learners pay a single price to access most of FutureLearn’s catalog. Unlimited costs $269 and gives users access to the catalog for a single year and does not automatically roll over. For now Unlimited is available for a discounted rate of $199 (until May 11, 2019). read article

Jindal Centre for Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship launches online course on ‘Impact Investing’ in association with Asha Impact

08 Mar 2019
Focused on facilitating better accessibility of higher education,  the Jindal Centre for Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship (JSiE), a leading social impact centre at O.P. Jindal Global University on Thursday announced its online course on “Impact Investing”. read article

“Mondays” online public health course launched

15 Jan 2019
FutureLearn, the online education provider linked to the British Open University, has announced a deal with Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore to host a course on “The Monday Campaigns”. read article

Foreign Office to publish training course online for first time so public can learn art of diplomacy

07 Jan 2019
For centuries, the skills of British diplomats have been the envy of the world, with discussions about their strategies and tactics taking place behind closed doors. But now the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) will for the first time publish its training course online so that any member of the public can learn the art... read article

In its 50th year @OpenUniversity launches first paid postgrad course on FutureLearn

02 Jan 2019
The Open University (OU) launches its first paid postgraduate course on its online social learning platform FutureLearn in its 50th anniversary year, paving the way for similar moves to come. read article

Digital transformation in education: The FutureLearn view

02 Jan 2019
In this piece, Nigel Smith of The Open University-owned FutureLearn, reflects on the digital transformation in education over the past six years since MOOCs (massive open online courses) first burst onto the scene. read article

FutureLearn’s 2018: Year in Review

17 Dec 2018
The total number of learners on FutureLearn’s platform grew to 8.7 million in 2018, up from 7.1 million in 2017. read article

FutureLearn partners with Google

04 Dec 2018
FutureLearn, the online delivery subsidiary of The Open University, has expanded both its global reach and its partnership network by launching a course on the Google Digital Garage. read article

English and Australian universities team up to offer fully online degree

19 Nov 2018
Coventry and Deakin are using the educational platform, FutureLearn, to present a postgraduate degree in Entrepreneurship. read article