Towards Brexit? The UK’s EU Referendum

23rd May 2016

The University of Edinburgh, in association with FutureLearn, is offering a free Massive Open Online Course (MOOC):

Towards Brexit? The UK’s EU Referendum (

Course Starts: 13 June 2016 

Course Team: Anthony Salamone, Prof Laura Cram, Prof Charlie Jeffery

The UK will hold its referendum on EU membership on 23 June 2016.

This three-week course guides you through the referendum – before and after the vote. We look at the how the UK ended up having a referendum on EU membership, the campaign issues, public opinion and alternatives to being in the EU. In the final week, we reflect on the result and what it means for the UK and the rest of Europe.

Join us as we explore one of the biggest decisions facing the UK in a generation: to remain in or to leave the European Union.

Introduction to the course on European Futures:

Follow the course on Twitter @EUrefMOOC and with the hashtag #EdinEUref

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