EC Partners

EC x FutureLearn

Welcome to EC x FutureLearn, a pioneering programme designed to combine language learning with the opportunity to access a wide variety of courses developed and delivered online by universities and professional bodies from around the world.

Course start date Every Monday

Recommended minimum course length 3 weeks

20 General English lessons +
Review Session (90 minutes) every Friday with a teacher and online self-study (3 hours per week minimum)

English level Intermediate to Advanced

Minimum age 16

Students have access to FutureLearn for the length of their EC x FutureLearn course.

Why choose EC x FutureLearn

Diverse Course Offerings

FutureLearn partners with leading universities to provide courses across various disciplines, including science, technology, arts, business, and health, catering to different interests and career aspirations.

High-Quality Partnerships 

The platform collaborates with top universities and organisations worldwide, ensuring learners can access quality education and insights from leading experts.

Social Learning Approach

FutureLearn emphasises interactive learning, encouraging students to engage in discussions and share insights with peers from around the globe, enriching the learning experience.

Flexible Learning Options

Courses are designed for flexibility, allowing learners to study at their own pace and schedule, which is ideal for professionals, students, and anyone looking to balance education with other commitments.

Why do FutureLearn with EC

Combining your language learning with FutureLearn and EC support enables you to get the very best of both worlds – great language lessons and access to your future with the support and accountability that drives success.

How it works.

We keep you motivated!

Your specialised induction will set you up to learn. We will ensure you have chosen the right course, share tips for successful online learning and guide you on setting realistic goals.

Your weekly session with an EC teacher provides you with the support you need to make the most of your online learning experience, by providing you with guidance, checking your progress and giving you the opportunity to share what you have learnt with others – a great way to embed what you have learnt.