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Open Online Courses (OOCs) – University of Reading

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Open Online Courses (OOCs)

From Rome to Robotics, English to Archaeology, our online courses provide engaging distance learning opportunities for a global audience.

We offer an exciting choice of free online courses on a wealth of topics, reflecting our world class teaching and research expertise. Flexible learning is at learners' fingertips - our courses are accessible to anyone around the world, on any device (PC, mobile or tablet) with an internet connection.

What next?

Browse our portfolio of courses here

View our range of Open Online Courses and choose which one is most relevant to you.

Why create an open online course (OOC)?

Discover the benefits of creating an OOC

How do I get started if I'm an academic and have an idea for a course?

The next steps for academics looking to set up an OOC

Next steps for setting up your OOC

What to do after your course proposal has been approved

If you're a student - what could online courses mean for you?

The benefits of OOCs for students.

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