Take the opportunity to sample learning with us with our free online learning packages. From MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) to iTunes University, you can study where and when it suits you, and it's all free of charge.
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What is a MOOC?
A massive open online course (MOOC) is a free study programme designed to be studied online by large numbers of students. In addition to the usual course materials such as video lectures, reading material, coursework and tests, MOOCs provide forums that help students and tutors build an online community.
University of Southampton MOOCs
Shipwrecks and submerged worlds
Gain an insight into our changing relationship with seas and oceans
Openn for registration
Learn to build relationships and manage contracts successfully
Open for registration
Watch and listen to free-to-download video and audio content on our iTunes U channel. You can learn about a range of academic subjects, our world-leading research activity and university life.
About iTunes U
iTunes U is a channel within the iTunes store, Apple’s online digital media store. You can download educational content for free using the iTunes software straight to your PC or Mac, iPad, iPod and iPhone.
Before downloading our content, you will first need to install the iTunes application. Visit the Apple website to download and install the iTunes application.
Visit our Podcast library to listen to lectures and talks on a wide range of topics, recorded by our Lifelong Learning team so you can listen where and when suits you.