Online Resources

  • Free online lectures on Oxford University Podcasts and courses on the Molly online learning platform from LinkedIn Learning (the latter is available free to University staff)
  • The Open University has distance learning and adult education courses, as well as some free online courses
  • Online courses for a fee are available on a wide range of subjects from well-known universities around the world on EDX, Futurelearn, Coursera
  • TED Talks, a large online YouTube library of previously broadcast lectures, covering a wide array of topics, including careers advice

Locally in Oxford

  • The University's Department for Continuing Education offers many classes that staff and dependents may attend (including in the evenings and at weekends)
  • Oxford Talks lists lectures that take place at the University and are open to all
  • City of Oxford College offers a variety of part-time and evening adult education courses
  • Oxfordshire County Council also offer part-time and evening adult education courses in partnership with Abingdon & Witney College
  • Oxford Speakers Club meets in the amazing environment of the Town Hall and gives you the opportunity to improve your public speaking skills
  • Blue Badge Guides offer training to become a tourist guide, enabling speakers of all languages to become qualified and listed in the Blue Badge Guide database