Within a discipline sits your degrees, each of which contains multiple programs.
When creating a degree the information you fill in will form a ‘degree factsheet’ – degree-specific information that appears on the discipline page:
To add a degree to your discipline select + Add degree within a discipline in Course Creator:
Again, you may wish to consult your marketing team about the copy on this page – if you have an internal process for approving this copy please explain this to your Partnership Manager.
Here is some additional context about some of the fields on this page which you may find useful:
Number of programs – The number entered here will appear in your degrees factsheet.
As you set up your programs and begin to publish them the names of these programs will begin to appear on the degree factsheet.
Programs – Programs are added via the degree programs page. You can read more about this in our Nesting content section.
Entry requirements – Add any requirements that learners should consider before they apply for the degree.
Learning outcomes – Learning outcomes on FutureLearn start with a verb such as ‘apply’, ‘respond’, ‘react’ etc.
External URL – This URL will be the destination for ‘Apply now’ and ‘View degree at [Your University]’ button on the degree discipline page beneath the degree factsheet. The target page should take learners to a page on your institution’s website that talks about the specific degree in question. Learners should be able to find out more about the degree there, as well as how to apply.