In partnership with the FutureLearn, we are producing a number of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses)  for learners and teachers of English. 

The MOOCs available right now are:

Exploring English: Language and Culture

Starts 16 Mar 2020, 4 weeks

This course is for people who are learning English and who are interested in finding out more about British culture and improving their English. The course will use short videos to present a different topic each week, including English as a global language, the environment, entrepreneurship and literature. Try it now!

Learn English: Shakespeare

Exploring English: Shakespeare

Starts 6 April 2020, 6 weeks

Our free, six-week online course will look at the life, works and legacy of William Shakespeare, while giving participants the chance to practise their English language skills. Try it now!

Understanding IELTS: Writing

Starts 27 Apr 2020, 3 weeks

This course focuses on the Academic Writing test. You’ll explore the test format and develop strategies for each type of task. Find out what you need to know about the IELTS Writing test and learn techniques and strategies to improve your test performance. Try now!

Teaching English: How to Plan a Great Lesson

Starts 2 Mar 2020 2019, 4 weeks

Develop your English language teaching skills and learn how to plan and deliver effective English lessons with this online course. Try now!

Understanding IELTS: Speaking

Starts 16 Mar 2020, 3 weeks

Find out what you need to know about the IELTS Speaking test and learn how to improve your test performance. Try now!