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Digital Revolution

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Digital Revolution

From computers to apps, from the internet to the cloud, this course explores how digitisation became so pervasive, the risks technologies pose and how to minimise them, and tips on harnessing technology to improve our lives at home and work.

Up to 4 weeks

Basic

Free

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Emerging Technologies

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Emerging Technologies

They are the future - but what are emerging technologies? Where are they applied? How will they evolve, and how will they impact our jobs, businesses, and lives? This course explores these topics, with a deep dive into IoT, Robotics, and AR/VR/MR.

Up to 4 weeks

Basic

Free

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Cybersecurity

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Cybersecurity

Basic skills make a huge difference to digital safety. In this course, we cover the fundamentals of cybersecurity with real-life examples and exercises aimed at building a simplified cybersecurity action plan for personal or professional use.

Up to 4 weeks

Basic

Free

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Introduction to Java Programming: Starting to code in Java

University Carlos III of Madrid (UC3M)

Introduction to Java Programming: Starting to code in Java

A free online course to learn how to start programming with Java and gaining knowledge about its concepts.

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

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Code Yourself! An Introduction to Programming

University of Edinburgh

Code Yourself! An Introduction to Programming

Learn programming from scratch and the language Scratch with this free course by the University of Edinburgh and Universidad ORT Uruguay.

Up to 4 weeks

Basic

Free

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Begin Robotics

University of Reading

Begin Robotics

Get to know the basics of robotics - what they are, how they function. Test your knowledge with this free course by the University of Reading.

Up to 4 weeks

Basic

Free

En
Data Visualisation Course

EU Academy

Data Visualisation Course

A short course by EU Academy for employees in the public sector to equip them to with a solid understanding of data visualisation

Up to 1 week

Basic

Free

En
Machine Learning for all

University of London

Machine Learning for all

The introductory course in Machine Learning for everyone that will guide students through their first machine learning project.

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

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The Future of Human Resource Management (HRM)

University of Twente

The Future of Human Resource Management (HRM)

A course for SMEs professionals, to help them discover the future developments of people management, from HRM technology to innovation in job design.

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
Smart Cities, Management of Smart Urban Infrastructures

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

Smart Cities, Management of Smart Urban Infrastructures

An introductory course for passionate learners interested in Smart Cities. You will learn the principles of urban infrastructure management and how to incorporate smart technologies into legacy infrastructures.

Up to 3 months

Intermediate

Free

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AI and Innovation as an Effective Advantage for Your Company

University of Luxembourg Competence Centre

AI and Innovation as an Effective Advantage for Your Company

Learn how AI can be used to reach R&D, product and business milestones and targets.

Up to 1 week

Basic

Fee

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Make Your Own App

Technische Universität München (TUM)

Make Your Own App

A self-paced course to learn the basics of web programming to make your own app

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
Autonomous Navigation for Flying Robots

Technische Universität München (TUM)

Autonomous Navigation for Flying Robots

An expert-level course to improve your knowledge of flying robots like quadrotors, and how to work with them.

Up to 4 weeks

Advanced

Free

En
How Artificial Intelligence Can Support Healthcare

University of Groningen

How Artificial Intelligence Can Support Healthcare

Explore the role AI plays in healthcare and how it is transforming the sector as we currently know it.

Up to 4 weeks

Basic

Free

En
Quantum Optics 2 - Two photons and more

École Polytechnique de Paris

Quantum Optics 2 - Two photons and more

The second course to learn how to use the Quantum Optics formalism

Up to 4 weeks

Digital expert

Free

En
Quantum Optics 1 : Single Photons

École Polytechnique de Paris

Quantum Optics 1 : Single Photons

The course to learn the basic tools and concepts to understand modern quantum optics

Up to 3 months

Digital expert

Free

En
Digital Governance

Erasmus University Rotterdam

Digital Governance

What is the impact of disruptive technologies on public governance?

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
Introduction to Java Programming: Fundamental Data Structures and Algorithms

University Carlos III of Madrid (UC3M)

Introduction to Java Programming: Fundamental Data Structures and Algorithms

Learn how to improve your code with this course by using fundamental data structures and powerful algorithms in Java

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
Robotics Foundation II - Robot Control

Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II

Robotics Foundation II - Robot Control

Discover how we control robots - from simple tasks to them operating in more complex environments.

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
Robotics Foundations I - Robot Modeling

Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II

Robotics Foundations I - Robot Modeling

Explore the foundations of robot modeling and make your first steps towards a career in the field.

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
Self-driving cars with Duckietown

ETH Zürich

Self-driving cars with Duckietown

Learn state-of-the-art autonomy with your own real robot (Duckiebot) and hit the ground of self-driving cars running.

Up to 6 months

Basic

Free

En
Technology Innovation for Sustainable Development

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

Technology Innovation for Sustainable Development

From coming up with an idea to large-scale innovation deployment: technology and sustainability in low- and middle-income countries.

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
MedTech: AI and Medical Robots

University of Leeds

MedTech: AI and Medical Robots

Discover how artificial intelligence is transforming healthcare as we know it.

Up to 4 weeks

Basic

Free

En
Philosophy of Technology and Design: Shaping the Relations Between Humans and Technologies

University of Twente

Philosophy of Technology and Design: Shaping the Relations Between Humans and Technologies

Discover and learn the impact of technology on modern society nd the philosophy of technology.

Up to 4 weeks

Basic

Fee

En
Key Technologies for Business Specialization

IBM

Key Technologies for Business Specialization

Discover how key technologies drive modern businesses and gain foundational knowledge Cloud, Data and AI

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
Getting Started with High-Performance Data Analytics (HPDA)

University of Luxembourg Competence Centre

Getting Started with High-Performance Data Analytics (HPDA)

An exclusive training opportunity in High-Performance Data Analytics

Up to 4 weeks

Advanced

Fee

En
3D Models for Virtual Reality

University of London

3D Models for Virtual Reality

Learn how to create a VR world and VR objects for a truly immersive VR experience.

Up to 4 weeks

Basic

Free

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Introduction to Virtual Reality

University of London

Introduction to Virtual Reality

Discover the basics of VR: from the evolution in hardware and software to its many applications today.

Up to 4 weeks

Basic

Free

En
Introduction to Human-Robot Interaction

University of Canterbury (NZ)

Introduction to Human-Robot Interaction

Dive into this introduction to human-robot interaction and discover the intricate ways in which robots work.

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
Image Processing and Analysis for Life Scientists

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

Image Processing and Analysis for Life Scientists

Interested in science but no engineering background? Learn how to do basic image analysis like an expert.

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
IoT Systems and Industrial Applications with Design Thinking

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

IoT Systems and Industrial Applications with Design Thinking

Discover the main business aspects professionals take into consideration when defining IoT related products.

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
Intro to Traffic Flow Modeling and Intelligent Transport Systems

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

Intro to Traffic Flow Modeling and Intelligent Transport Systems

Learn how to describe, model and control urban traffic congestion and design traffic management strategies.

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
Computational Neuroscience: Neuronal Dynamics of Cognition

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

Computational Neuroscience: Neuronal Dynamics of Cognition

Explore the main mathematical and computational models used by scientists in the field of theoretical neuroscience.

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
Nature, in Code: Biology in JavaScript

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

Nature, in Code: Biology in JavaScript

Learn JavaScript programming via key concepts in coding and biology, such as natural selection, genetics and epidemics.

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
Hyperloop: Changing the Future of Transportation

TU Delft (Delft University of Technology)

Hyperloop: Changing the Future of Transportation

Hyperloop can revolutionise the way we move from point A to point B. But is the technology behind it clear?

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
Data Ethics, AI and Responsible Innovation

University of Edinburgh

Data Ethics, AI and Responsible Innovation

Make sense of the data on which our future increasingly relies. Discover the ethical and legal challenges of our increased tech use.

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
Reputation Crisis? Facebook meets Cambridge Analytica

Erasmus University Rotterdam

Reputation Crisis? Facebook meets Cambridge Analytica

Do you know what happens to the data and stories you share on Facebook? This course looks at the Cambridge Analytica/Facebook scandal and its ramifications.

Up to 4 weeks

Basic

Free

En
Applied Data Science

Coventry University

Applied Data Science

Improve your data science skills and find out how they can help your career.

Up to 4 weeks

Basic

Free

En
Methods and Application in Human-Robot Interaction

University of Canterbury (NZ)

Methods and Application in Human-Robot Interaction

How can we evaluate the quality of human-robot interaction? And how is this likely to develop in the future?

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
Protecting Health Data in the Modern Age: Getting to Grips with the GDPR

University of Groningen

Protecting Health Data in the Modern Age: Getting to Grips with the GDPR

Discover how GDPR helps to protect health data and become familiar with rights, obligations, and risks.

Up to 4 weeks

Basic

Free

En
eHealth: Combining Psychology, Technology, and Health

University of Twente

eHealth: Combining Psychology, Technology, and Health

Can technology help you get healthier? Learn how eHealth is designed, applied and implemented across devices.

Up to 3 months

Basic

Free

En
An Introduction to Artificial Intelligence in the Tourism Industry

Luleå University of Technology

An Introduction to Artificial Intelligence in the Tourism Industry

How is AI shaping the world of tourism? Discover the impact of the technology on the sector.

Up to 4 weeks

Basic

Free

En
Cybersecurity in Healthcare (Hospitals & Care Centres)

Erasmus University Rotterdam

Cybersecurity in Healthcare (Hospitals & Care Centres)

Tips and insights for healthcare professionals in navigating cybersecurity challenges.

Up to 4 weeks

Basic

Free

En

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