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Creating a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course)

Find out how staff can suggest and create a MOOC for the University of Bath.

Advice and support

Contact the TEL team for advice and support with developing a MOOC.

MOOCs are free and flexible courses that can be taken by anyone from anywhere in the world.

The Centre of Learning & Teaching provides advice and support to academic, teaching and professional service staff who would like to produce a MOOC.

You can find free online guidance and advice about creating a MOOC by visiting our Learning & Teaching Hub. Our guide includes advice on when to develop a MOOC, considerations for learning and teaching, issues of which you should be aware, and links to further free online resources.

If you have any queries or would like further information about MOOCs, please contact our Technology Enhanced Learning team at

Suggest a new MOOC

Share your ideas for a new MOOC for our portfolio.

If you have an idea for a course topic and would like to produce a MOOC, please submit an initial proposal to the TEL team in the Centre for Learning & Teaching. We will be able to provide advice and guidance about producing your MOOC and the costs involved.

MOOCs offered by the University of Bath

Explore the MOOCs already offered by Bath

Academic and professional services staff at the University of Bath have created a number of MOOCs. These courses are available on

The University of Bath is a member of the FutureLearn partnership, which includes some of the best UK and international universities, as well as institutions with a huge archive of cultural and educational material.

Contact the TEL team for more information

If you are interested in exploring the development of a MOOC and want to find out more about what is involved, contact the TEL team for more information.