Frequently asked questions

During the registration process, payments are collected using your credit or debit card information.

During the registration process, payment can be collected from your employer via PayPal. Please discuss with your employer whether you will pay from your personal account and then be reimbursed, or use a company credit card to complete the registration.

You will need access to a computer or tablet in order to complete our courses. Open edX is a fully browser-based platform meaning an internet connection is required (certain features of the mobile application will work offline).

Most current browsers will work on edX.org. For the best performance, we recommend the latest versions of:

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We also support the latest versions of:

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  • Safari.

Our terms and conditions can be found here. If you have any questions or wish to request a refund please email onlinecourses.bsg@pearson.com

If you have any further questions which haven’t been answered here, please get in touch with our team at oxfordshortcoursesonline@pearson.com

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