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Launch of the seventh session of the Research Ethics MOOC

On The December 1, 2021

The Université de Lyon is launching a new session of its Ethics MOOC. Enrollment is open via the FUN-MOOC platform until March 4, 2022.

Since May 2015, all PhD students have had to include scientific integrity and research ethics in their studies. The MOOC program is provided by the Université de Lyon and focuses on research ethics. It is mainly intended for PhD students, but is also of interest to any researchers and members of the general public who seek to gain a better understanding of the current transformations and implications of research, and the new ethical issues they raise.


The new MOOC session on Ethics, hosted on the FUN platform, will be available from February 1st through to April 15, 2022, for a total of 15 hours of lessons.
It will include an optional “enhanced course” 10-hour section, intended only for Université de Lyon students.

Practical information

  • Length of the course: 6 weeks
  • Number of hours: 15
  • Learning pace: approximately 2.5 hours per week
  • Access: following the MOOC and issuance of the certificate are free of charge

Find out more and enroll in the Ethics MOOC (FR)