Alison has over 1,000 high quality courses available across 9 distinct categories, all absolutely free to complete. All our courses are self-paced and have been designed by subject matter experts, to give you an interactive and enriched learning experience.
Depending on your learning goal, you can choose from:
Certificate courses (average time: 2-3 hours), which help you focus your learning to provide you with specific expertise in your field or industry.
Diploma courses (average time: 8-10 hours), which are designed to give you a more extensive understanding of a subject area, by helping you master multiple concepts within a subject.
Learning Paths (average time: 18-20 hours), which are a combination of niche courses that have been specially designed by experts, to help you: Broaden your skillset; Progress your knowledge; or Master a subject.
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With Alison’s free online Diploma courses, you can receive comprehensive training on almost any topic you need. In just 8-10 hours, each Diploma course delivers a clear run-through of an important subject, whether it’s how to design a website or essential management skills. With this extensive training on your side, you can add something impressive to your résumé and give your professional confidence a real boost. So why wait? Start your next learning journey, today.
Alison's Certificate courses are a range of free online courses that are designed to provide training that's as streamlined and to-the-point as possible. Built for learners of any ability or knowledge level, each of these free online courses takes less than 3 hours to complete and provides training in a single topic in clear detail. And with over 900 Certificate classes available, whether you want to learn specific French vocabulary or take classes in how to conduct a business meeting, Alison has the Certificate for you. So, what will you learn today?
Alison offers excellent free online biology courses, both as short certificate courses or longer diploma courses. We recommend the Fundamentals of Biology course that starts you off in the field of biology and the Biology - Evolution, Natural Selection and DNA course that will introduce you to the concepts of evolution and natural selection. We’d also recommend the Diploma in Biology that covers important topics, and the Diploma in Human Anatomy and Physiology that will help you gain a strong understanding of how the body works.
We recommend the Fundamentals of Biology which starts you off in the field of biology and the Biology - Evolution, Natural Selection and DNA course that will introduce you to the concepts of evolution and natural selection. We’d also suggest the Advanced Biology 1 and the Advanced Biology 2 courses to introduce you to a broad range of biology subjects. Get started on your next learning journey, today.
Our top diploma courses in biology are the Diploma in Biology and the Diploma in Human Anatomy and Physiology. The former covers important topics in biology while the latter helps you gain a strong understanding of how the body works. If you are looking for more options, we’d recommend our certificate courses such as the Fundamentals of Biology and the Biology - Evolution, Natural Selection and DNA. These courses are a great way to improve your knowledge of biology, whether it is for work or personal use.