Online and distance learning courses

The University of Dundee has over 40 years’ experience of delivering distance learning courses

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We have over 5,000 online learners from over 100 countries and an extensive alumni network globally. We pride ourselves on our quality and flexibility. Whether you’re a professional wanting to upskill in your own area or change direction, currently looking to return to the workforce, or just interested in learning about a new topic, we’re here for you.

Why study with us via online learning?

  • We have extensive connections with professional bodies, ensuring our professional courses are current and recognised
  • Our courses are built around the flexibility needed by today’s professionals, including content, delivery, time and assessment
  • We’re ranked among Europe’s most innovative universities by Reuters
  • We have an outstanding track record of working with institutions and companies across the world, transforming individuals, services and policy
  • Our extensive academic online library is available to all our students, with online Ask the Library available 24/7

Business, Management, and Marketing online courses

Dentistry online courses

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Become a better healthcare educator, whether you’re new to teaching or wanting to further your skills and knowledge in your educational role.

Postgraduate Distance Learning 24 months max

Education and Social Work online courses

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A professional development course for those working in childcare who want a leadership qualification to lead and manage a childcare setting

Undergraduate Distance Learning 5 years

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An online professional development course for those working in a childcare setting who want to develop their professional skills

Undergraduate Distance Learning 5 years

Health Sciences online courses

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This course is aimed at registered health, social care and nursing professionals working in or towards an advanced practice role

Postgraduate Distance Learning 42 months max

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This course is aimed at registered health, social care and nursing professionals working in or towards an advanced practice role

Postgraduate Distance Learning 12 months max

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This course is aimed at registered health, social care and nursing professionals working in or towards an advanced practice role

Postgraduate Distance Learning 24 months max

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Develop your expertise and enhance the quality of your professional practice within health and nursing with our flexible and interactive distance learning course

Postgraduate Distance Learning 36 months max

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Aimed at all healthcare and nursing professionals, this course is a flexible, practice focused award, tailored to meet your individual needs and interests

Postgraduate Distance Learning 42 months max

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Aimed at all healthcare and nursing professionals, this course is a flexible, practice focused award, tailored to meet your individual needs and interests

Postgraduate Distance Learning 12 months max

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Aimed at all healthcare professionals, this course is a flexible, practice focused award, tailored to meet your individual needs and interests

Postgraduate Distance Learning 24 months max

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Aimed at all healthcare and nursing professionals, this distance learning course will enhance your knowledge and expertise in infection prevention and control practice

Postgraduate Distance Learning 36 months max

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Aimed at all healthcare and nursing professionals, this distance learning course will enhance your knowledge and expertise in infection prevention and control practice

Postgraduate Distance Learning 42 months max

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Aimed at all healthcare and nursing professionals, this distance learning course will enhance your knowledge and expertise in infection prevention and control practice

Postgraduate Distance Learning 12 months max

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Aimed at all healthcare and nursing professionals, this distance learning course will enhance your knowledge and expertise in infection prevention and control practice

Postgraduate Distance Learning 24 months max

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Enhance your knowledge of leadership within the context of healthcare and nursing, while developing the core personal and professional skills to lead in practice

Postgraduate Distance Learning 42 months max

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Enhance your knowledge of leadership within the context of healthcare and nursing, while developing the core personal and professional skills to lead in practice

Postgraduate Distance Learning 12 months max

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Enhance your knowledge of leadership within the context of healthcare and nursing, while developing the core personal and professional skills to lead in practice

Postgraduate Distance Learning 24 months max

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Enhance the quality of your professional practice with this flexible and interactive distance learning course

Postgraduate Distance Learning 36 months max

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Study at a higher level and enhance the quality of your professional practice. Tailor our wide range of modules to your own speciality.

Postgraduate Distance Learning 36 months max

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This course is a flexible, practice focused award, tailored to meet your individual needs and interests

Postgraduate Distance Learning 42 months max

Course

This course is a flexible, practice focused award, tailored to meet your individual needs and interests

Postgraduate Distance Learning 12 months max

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This course is a flexible, practice focused award, tailored to meet your individual needs and interests

Postgraduate Distance Learning 24 months max

Humanities online courses

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Study the French language and culture to gain an additional language teaching qualification, or simply for personal interest

Postgraduate Distance Learning 24 months max

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Study the German language and culture to gain an additional language teaching qualification, or simply for personal interest

Postgraduate Distance Learning 24 months max

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Study the Spanish language and culture to gain an additional language teaching qualification, or simply for personal interest

Postgraduate Distance Learning 24 months max

Medicine online courses

Science and Engineering online courses

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An online introduction to object-oriented programming using the Java programming language to participants who already have some (other) programming experience

Short Distance Learning 10 weeks

Social Sciences online courses