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Online Learning

What you need to know.

Our online teaching has been developed by expert academics and from student feedback, to ensure that you get the full University of Cumbria experience.

You will need to ensure you have the correct technical set up in order to participate fully in the course. We strongly recommend the use of a laptop or desktop computer for all courses – whilst you may be able to follow the course from a tablet you may not be able to participate in all activities.

Frequently Asked Questions

We know that when you're embarking on your exciting new journey of studying at university, you want to be sure you've got all the information you need on how your learning will work, and how you can expect to be supported throughout your Cumbria education. Which is why we have answered all of our FAQs below.

How do online classes work?

For Non-exam courses what will I need?

How are courses which include formal examinations conducted online?

Will we have free access to any software we might need?

If I have a mix of online and face-to-face teaching, how will I know which are which?

Can I use campus facilities while studying an online course?

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