Course summary details

Since mid-2012, the University of Edinburgh has announced 21 courses, 18 of these utilise the Coursera (www.coursera.org) MOOC platform and 3 on FutureLearn (www.futurelearn.com). As of July 2014, 14 courses had been launched and a total 17 iterations of the courses run; as of March 2015, 16 courses had been launched and a total 34 iterations of the courses run, with a further 2 courses migrated to the on-demand delivery mode.

On Demand Courses (external links to course pages)

Coursera

Live Courses (external links to course pages)

Coursera

FutureLearn

Course information by iteration

Chickens 0017 weeks01/10/15 5,713Victorian Photo 0017 weeks01/10/15 5,713

Course Course length Launch date Final deadline Total sign-up
AI Planning 001 5 weeks 28/01/13 11/03/13 27,123
AI Planning 002 5 weeks 13/01/14 03/03/14 32,317
AI Planning 003 5 weeks 12/01/15 02/03/15 29.591
Astrobiology 001 5 weeks 28/01/13 12/03/14 45,481
Astrobiology 002 5 weeks 20/01/14 09/03/14 22,291
Astrobiology (on demand) from Jan 15 to present 82,579
Critical Thinking 001 5 weeks 28/01/13 11/03/13 87,675
Critical Thinking 002 5 weeks 20/01/14 24/02/14 71,382
Critical Thinking 003 5 weeks 20/01/15 24/02/15 61,621
EDC 001 5 weeks 28/01/13 28/02 – 03/03/13 39,758
EDC 002/3 5 weeks 04/11/13 04/12 – 08/12/14 24,572
Equine Nutrition 001 5 weeks 28/01/13 22/03/13 23,560
Equine Nutrition 002 5 weeks 27/01/14 16/03/14 15,718
Equine Nutrition 003 5 weeks 26/01/15 02/03/15 11,805
Intro to Philosophy 001 7 weeks 28/01/13 15/04/13 112,897
Intro to Philosophy 002 7 weeks 14/10/13 16/12/13 65,772
Intro to Philosophy 003 7 weeks 27/01/14 31/03/14 32,584
Intro to Philosophy 004 7 weeks 15/09/14 10/11/14 33,446
Intro to Philosophy (on demand) from Feb 15 to present 13,441
Higgs Boson 001 7 weeks 10/02/14 06/04/14 16,963
Higgs Boson 002 7 weeks 15/02/15 22/03/15 5,838
Warhol 001 5 weeks 21/04/14 26/05 – 03/06/14 27,668
Warhol 002 5 weeks 02/02/15 15/03/15 13,831
AstroTech 001 6 weeks 28/04/14 09/06/14 21,400
AstroTech 002 6 weeks 18/05/15 22/06/15 9,779
EDIVET 001 5 weeks 19/05/14 30/06/14 11,910
EDIVET 002 5 weeks 12/01/15 22/02/15 8,820
EDIVET (on demand) 5 weeks from April 15 to present 6,495
Animal Welfare 001 5 weeks 14/07/14 18/08/14 36,556
Animal Welfare 002 5 weeks 09/02/15 16/03/15 22,849
Music Theory 001 5 weeks 14/07/14 18/08/14 89,893
Music Theory 002 5 weeks 01/08/15 21/09/15 80,620
Clinical Psychology 001 5 weeks 28/07/14 01/09/14 62,258
Clinical Psychology 002 5 weeks 18/05/15 05/07/15 25,952
Scottish Referendum 001 6 weeks 25/08/14 06/10/14 9,481
PhilSci 001 7 weeks 20/10/14 08/12/14 61,644
PhilSci 002 7 weeks 06/07/15 30/08/15 10,841
Football 001 6 weeks 20/10/14 01/12/14 7,772
Football 002 6 weeks 22/6/15 02/08/15 5,591
General Election 2015 6 weeks 27/04/15 17/05/15 4,548
Code Yourself 001 7 weeks 09/03/15 12/04/15 59,632
Aprogramar 001 7 weeks 09/03/15 15/04/15 25,253
Chickens 001 5 weeks 03/04/15 15/05/15 13,582
Learning for Sustainability 001 7 weeks 22/06/15 26/07/15 12,422
Nudge-it 001 5 weeks 05/10/15 08/11/15 13,347
Mental Health 001 5 weeks 12/10/15 27/11/15 5,713
Victorian Photography 001 5 weeks 12/10/15 22/11/15 3,235

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