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The ORION MOOC for Open Science in the Life Sciences is now open to follow at anytime. The course is open for anyone interested in Open Science and consists of six modules covering different aspects of Open Science. Take the chance to become the next ORION Open Science Champion!

Our very popular ORION MOOC for Open Science in the Life Sciences has received five-star reviews and the course will continue to help researchers to share their science with the world! Easily digestible modules will explore different aspects of Open Science and allow researchers in life sciences to gain a certificate in Open Science. The course also includes interactive elements and multimedia content.

The MOOC is open for anyone interested in Open Science but is tailored particularly for the life sciences community. It gives an insight into the different aspects of Open Science. There are modules on; Data Management, FAIR Data, Open Access and Publishing, and Science Communication and Public Engagement. The course is self-paced and each modules requires approximately 90 mins to 120 mins of time to complete.

Find more information and follow the course via the Open Learn Create Platform!

The MOOC has been realised thanks to the following persons: 

Creators and moderators: 

Dr Emma A Harris, Max-Delbrück-Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC)
Dr Sabine Barthold, TU Dresden
Dr Luiza Bengtsson, MDC
Katarzyna Biernacka, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin 


Zoe Ingram, MDC
Antonia Stagge, TU Dresden
FAIR4Health Project
Dr Elisabetta Broglio, Center for Genomic Regulation