• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 2 months
Technology has fundamentally changed how we learn, making it more engaging but also challenging. This Blended Learning Essentials for Vocational Education and Training coruse at FutureLearn contains essential knowledge for teachers, trainers and managers who are developing blended learning and preparing learners to succeed in the workplace.
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Adopt successful blending learning models in your classroom

Assess your readiness for blended learning with support from experienced digital champions - you’ll receive practical advice on how and when to adopt blended learning within your teaching.

Once you have a good understanding of the principles of blended learning, you’ll review a number of case studies from the sector to compare different implementations to find a version that suits your learning environment.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the Blended Learning Essentials for Vocational Education and Training coruse at FutureLearn  , you’ll be able to...

  • Identify and evaluate a variety of effective blended learning approaches to improve learners' experience and attainment.
  • Develop ways in which new technology can contribute to the difficult challenges facing the FE and Skills sector
  • Achieve a greater awareness of the many free/affordable tools to enhance teaching and learning
  • Identify good practice in using digital tools for collecting evidence

Key skills you will learn

  • Blended learning
  • Teaching online
  • Digital skills
  • VLE
  • Content creation
  • Vocational training

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 2 months
    • Duration description

      Approx 10 weeks

      4 hrs per week

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    • Time flexibility

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Blended Learning Essentials: Getting Started
  • Blended Learning Essentials: Embedding Your Practice
  • Blended Learning Essentials: Developing Digital Skills


It is ideal for people who do not feel they are making the most of their digital toolkits, new teachers and trainers, or educators who would like to refresh their skills and get a full view of their digital options.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • To make the most of this ExpertTrack, it’s recommended that you have some experience with blended learning. It is suitable for a variety of working environments, including further education, skills, training, vocational training, workplace training, and lifelong learning.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    39 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 39 USD per module and a duration of 2 months.
  • National

    39 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 39 USD per module and a duration of 2 months.
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