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#GDPR a timely opportunity: The European Union General Data Protection Regulation

If you were to ask anyone “what is the first thing that comes to mind if you hear ‘GDPR’?” it is likely they have heard of it and the responses “bigger fines” and “right to be forgotten” will be top of the list. For the uninitiated though, GDPR and its sanctions applies just as much to education institutions as it does to businesses.

Online learning bolsters chances of promotion

FutureLearn, the online social learning platform owned by The Open University, has today published new research revealing that employees’ chances of promotion and securing a new role are enhanced by taking an online course.

Digital Universities – what drives them and what should we remember?

University of Michigan expands online course portfolio with FutureLearn partnership

The University of Michigan's (U-M) mission to share knowledge across the globe and shape the future of learning is further enriched through a new partnership with the leading social learning platform FutureLearn.

The coming of age of digital education

As technology evolves and digital natives make up more and more of the population, it is becoming the norm to expect access to high quality content and experiences from any device, at any time and from any location. These changing expectations are finding their way into higher education and whilst there will always be a place for campus-based degrees, learners are seeking more and more flexibility, convenience and an on-demand provision from education, as they do in other aspects of their lives.

University of California Partner with FutureLearn for Global Micro-Credentialing

University to Team Up with European Online Learning Platform for Expanded Education Reach The University of California, Irvine Division of Continuing Education (DCE) and FutureLearn--the largest online learning platform in Europe--announced today their partnership offering portable microcredentials to lifelong learners on a global scale.

CPD training to raise standards and develop careers in personal lines insurance

CII OFFERS FOUNDATION TRAINING IN PERSONAL LINES INSURANCE

FutureLearn announces first online degree with the University of Glasgow

FutureLearn, the social learning platform, and the University of Glasgow, today announced its expanded partnership which sees the University of Glasgow deliver its first online degree on the FutureLearn platform.

DCU and FutureLearn announce new scholarships to mark #WorldRefugeeDay

Dublin City University has announced a total of 20 new scholarships to mark World Refugee Day, with ten provided through a university partnership with FutureLearn, Europe’s leading online social learning platform.

Dublin City University (DCU) announces global partnership with online education platform FutureLearn

Dublin City University and Europe’s leading online social learning platform, FutureLearn, will announce a global strategic partnership to help meet the fast-growing demand for career-long, flexible learning, later today (Wed, June 12th) at DCU.

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