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Free online courses (MOOC)

Here you will find our MOOCs (massive open online course) which are free digital courses, open to everyone and can be started at any time. The courses span topics such as Service quality in tourism companies, AR / VR use in the tourism industry, how you can better manage stress during your working day and more.

Current courses

Below you will find the MOOCs that are currently relevant, 3 of a total of 19. Further down you will find those who come in the autumn.

What is a MOOC?

The term MOOC is an abbreviation of Massive Open Online Course. It is used worldwide and refers to web-based courses that are free of charge and available to anyone who wants to attend them. They can either be performed at your own pace or according to a schedule with synchronized groups, with a predetermined start and stop date.

The abbreviation MOOC stands for:

  • Massive: The course has an unlimited number of places.
  • Open: Anyone can take the course and there is no application process.
  • Online: The course is offered over the internet.
  • Course: That which is offered is a course of varying scope.

Is this for me?

Luleå University of Technology has developed several new MOOCs with a focus on creating value primarily for you who work in the hospitality industry and want to take the opportunity to broaden or deepen your knowledge.

The MOOC courses are given via LTU Professional Education , the university's organization for further education of professionals and require approximately 10-15 hours of study in a number of different subject areas such as economics, marketing, digitalisation and entrepreneurship.