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We've been helping students find the right postgraduate course for over a decade.
University of Derby Online Learning is the thriving distance learning division of the University of Derby.
The University of Derby is a modern university that provides teaching that is informed by research and is focused on delivering real-world, experiential learning.
Teaching quality and student experience are at the heart of everything that we do. Rated Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017, our academic strength is backed up by practical experience to ensure our students are ready for a successful career.
At University of Derby Online Learning we are dedicated to ensuring your chosen course is academically rewarding, with real-world applications that prepares you for professional attainment once you graduate.
Once you have enrolled onto your chosen programme you will have access to a modern online learning environment which will connect you to a wealth of stimulating digital course resources, whilst allowing you to network with both expert academics and your fellow students from around the globe.
We offer a variety of engaging online learning tools - which you can view any time by mobile, tablet or computer - so you can study 24/7 and in a way that suits you. The virtual learning environment has various learning aids for you to explore including: lively discussion boards and forums, easily-navigated course materials, videos, activities and assessment information. It also provides a useful virtual space for you to work on group projects.
You will be guided through your course by our expert team of academics, who have developed our courses to ensure they are academically rigorous as well as relevant to the modern workplace. Our academic team combine their active research, cutting-edge industry experience and their online teaching expertise to bring your course materials to life; providing a course that is truly current and engaging.
The University of Derby Online Learning holds the UK’s most accredited online education portfolio. Our close relationship with industry-specific professional bodies and employers means that you can be confident that our courses will support your professional progress.
To make your studies more affordable, we offer a choice of payment plans allowing you to spread the cost over monthly payments or to benefit from a discount should you pay upfront.
Student loans are now available for part-time students. For more information on the payment plans, discounts and funding options available to you, please visit our website.
Our live webinars are free, online sessions led by the team at University of Derby Online Learning. They cover a range of areas from online learning at Derby to course-specific sessions. You will have the opportunity to view an engaging presentation and ask any questions that you may have first-hand.
Simply register and we will send you the recording of the webinar for you to listen to at your leisure. To register for our forthcoming webinars visit our website.
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