Today marks the launch of FutureLearn an initiative by the OU and other Universities.
Known as MOOC Massively Open Online Courses.
For more detailed information look here.
I've already shared info with two friends. One in Australia has a Yorkshire ancestry (West Riding) and is keen to know more. The course 'England in the time of Richard III' might appeal to her. The other friend is more a cup half full type, always sees disadvantages, never seeks a workaround,
I'm tempted to enroll, but first I need to tidy up some odds and ends of OU study.