Learning paths

The following are a list of Learning Path that will be soon available on the platform.

Please keep in mind that the learning paths and badges described here are work in progress

 

The reproducible research practitioner

Recent studies have revealed a reproducibility crisis for published findings. This pathway will help you to make sure that your published findings can stand up to scrutiny and serve as a solid foundation for others to build upon.

Effort: 3-4 hours

Level: intermediate and advanced

The learning path will be completed by finishing the following courses:

  • What is Open Science?
  • Best practices in open research
  • Open Access publishing
  • Open research data
  • Open source software and workflows

The responsible data sharer

Sharing data is great but you need to know what data you can share, with whom you can share, when to share, and how best to share. This pathway will equip you with the knowledge you need to make informed decisions about sharing your data responsibly.   

Effort: 3-4 hours

Level: intermediate and advanced

The learning path will be completed by finishing the following courses:

  • What is open science?
  • Open research data
  • Ethics and data protection
  • Licensing

 

The Open Access Author

There is more to consider when publishing for open access than simply selecting a ‘green’ or ‘gold’ route. This pathway will help you to look at publishing in a more holistic way to ensure that your publications, underlying data and software are accessible and can be used to support your findings.

Effort: 3-4 hours

Level: intermediate and advanced

The learning path will be completed by finishing the following courses:

  • What is open science
  • Open access publishing
  • Open research data
  • Licensing

The open peer reviewer

The practice of peer review is evolving to become more open. This pathway will help you to understand the move towards Open Peer Review and equip you to be able to participate - both as an author and as a reviewer.

Effort: 2-3 hours

Level: intermediate and advanced

The learning path will be completed by finishing the following courses:

  • Open peer review
  • Open research data
  • Open source software and workflows

The open innovator

The notion that innovation happens within set boundaries is being challenged. This pathway will provide you with the skills you need to spot opportunities and to build open innovation aspects into your research.  

Effort: 2-3 hours

Level: intermediate and advanced

The learning path will be completed by finishing the following courses:

  • Open innovation
  • Open research data
  • Licensing