Health Science Online Courses

This online course is specially designed for students studying in schools or colleges who are interested in studying a health science subject at university. The course aims to expand the students’ knowledge in a range of relevant subjects that will extend the work they are completing at school.

These online courses are part of the Futurelearn’s Schools Initiative – a new initiative that gives millions of UK students aged 13+ free upgraded access to over a hundred relevant short courses on their platform.


Anatomy: Know Your Abdomen

This online course introduces students to the workings of the human abdomen, the positions of organs within the abdomen and common anatomical terminology. They will look at the anterior abdominal wall, exploring how the ‘abs’ are considered concerning health and beauty. Then they will move on to look at the composition of the gastrointestinal tract.