Educational model

Educational model

Our 100% online methodology — a proprietary
learning model — is unique, innovative and
internationally renowned

International leader in e-learning

The UOC's unique approach to learning is based on completing activities, and continual guidance and support.
 

The UOC educational model

Virtual Campus

For the UOC community, the Virtual Campus is where it all happens. The Campus has virtual classrooms where students can find their course instructors, tutor and fellow students, as well as their activities, materials and tools for learning.

Teaching takes place in online classrooms and involves competency-based assessment  

Teaching takes place in online classrooms and involves competency-based assessment

Students and networking community

Students set their own pace

They learn through work on activities and projects, which are done both individually and in collaboration with other students from their classrooms.

Because of the way they study, UOC students develop an exceptional range of competencies:

#1

High-level digital skills

#2

Strength when it comes to organization and planning

#3

Know-how for online collaborative work

Teaching staff

  • Coordinating professor: they design the course, guarantee its quality and coordinate the course instructors.
     
  • Course instructor: they guide and assess students learning as they progress in their courses.
     
  • Tutor: they advise students in choosing a personalized academic pathway during their time at the UOC.
How is the teaching staff at the UOC organized?  

How is the teaching staff at the UOC organized?

Innovative resources and materials

Learning resources in the online classroom  

Learning resources in the online classroom

The teaching materials are available in a variety of formats so that students can make the most of the time they spend learning.

We work to ensure that they are presented in an innovative way so that students can see what they have to do to pass each course, how long it will take and what resources are available when working on them.