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FutureLearn MOOCs at Kent

 

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The University of Kent is a member of the FutureLearn partnership, which includes many leading UK and international universities and specialist organisations with a huge archive of cultural and educational materials.

For details of all our courses please visit our page on FutureLearn.

Learners can sign up and attend our courses free online, for the duration of the course plus a further two weeks. Or, learners can upgrade and access the course for as long as it is available, as well as earn a Certificate of Achievement.

Functional Programming in Erlang

Functional Programming in Erlang

3-week course. FREE: 5 weeks' access. UPGRADE: £59 (unlimited access & opportunity to earn Certificate of Achievement)

Our course “Functional Programming in Erlang” is the first MOOC (massive open online course) dedicated to Erlang.

The course is suitable for learners who have some prior experience of programming but functional programming experience in particular is not required.

Concurrent Programming in Erlang

Concurrent Programming in Erlang

3-week course. FREE: 5 weeks' access. UPGRADE: £59 (unlimited access & opportunity to earn Certificate of Achievement)

“Concurrent Programming in Erlang” is designed to teach the principles of concurrent programming to people who are already familiar with the basic concepts of functional programming, for example as taught in our “Functional Programming with Erlang” course.

The Science of Endurance Training and Performance

The Science of Endurance Training and Performance

6-week course. FREE: 8 weeks' access. UPGRADE: £59 (unlimited access & opportunity to earn Certificate of Achievement)

"The Science of Endurance Training and Performance" explores the science behind effective training methods, effective nutritional and psychological preparation to support training/competition, and maintainance of a healthy and injury free experience.

No previous experience is necessary.

Understanding Autism ("Colours" by Connor Sparrowhawk, #JusticeforLB)

Understanding Autism

4-week course. FREE: 6 weeks' access. UPGRADE: £49 (unlimited access & opportunity to earn Certificate of Achievement)

Does autism exist? This is the big question we'll be exploring on "Understanding Autism". You don’t need any prior experience or qualifications to do this course.

The image for this course is "Colours" by Connor Sparrowhawk.We are grateful to Connor's mother Sara who has kindly agreed for the image to be used. Find out more about Connor's story at http://justiceforlb.org/ #JusticeforLB

 

 

 

 

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Last Updated: 15/08/2017

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