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    The Heidelberg Project: A Detroit Story

    Would you give up a successful career to work for a charity? Can art save a community? Over the course of the last century Detroit moved from being the...

    By The iTunes U team

    Listen now: The Heidelberg Project: A Detroit Story

    Audio

    25 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Feb 2013

  • The Heidelberg Project: A Detroit Story

    Featuring: Audio Audio
    The Heidelberg Project: A Detroit Story Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 25 mins Updated 12 Feb 2013
    Would you give up a successful career to work for a charity? Can art save a...
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    Critical Reflection

    Is management a personal or collaborative process? What outside factors affect managers on a day-to-day basis? ...

    By The iTunes U team

    Listen now: Critical Reflection

    Audio

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    05 Feb 2013

  • Critical Reflection

    Featuring: Audio Audio
    Critical Reflection Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 05 Feb 2013
    Is management a personal or collaborative process? What outside factors affect...
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    Marxism and Marketing

    What can Marxism teach us about marketing? Is Communist thinking relevant when applied to a modern drink’s marketing strategy? The successful sale of white...

    By The iTunes U team

    Listen now: Marxism and Marketing

    Audio

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    29 Jan 2013

  • Marxism and Marketing

    Featuring: Audio Audio
    Marxism and Marketing Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 29 Jan 2013
    What can Marxism teach us about marketing? Is Communist thinking relevant when...
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    60-Second Adventures in Astronomy

    Ever wondered where the Universe came from? Or more importantly, where it's headed? Voiced by David Mitchell, this series of 60 second animations examines...

    By The iTunes U team

    Watch now: 60-Second Adventures in Astronomy

    Video

    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Dec 2012

  • 60-Second Adventures in Astronomy

    Featuring: Video Video
    60-Second Adventures in Astronomy Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 20 Dec 2012
    Ever wondered where the Universe came from? Or more importantly, where it's...
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    60-Second Adventures in Astronomy

    Ever wondered where the Universe came from? Or more importantly, where it's headed? Voiced by David Mitchell, this series of 60 second animations examines...

    By The iTunes U team

    Watch now: 60-Second Adventures in Astronomy

    Video

    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Dec 2012

  • 60-Second Adventures in Astronomy

    Featuring: Video Video
    60-Second Adventures in Astronomy Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 20 Dec 2012
    Ever wondered where the Universe came from? Or more importantly, where it's headed...
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    Understanding Globalisation

    What do we mean when we say globalisation? Does the growth of globalisation hinder or benefit mankind? It’s a common assumption that countries globalise but...

    By The iTunes U team

    Listen now: Understanding Globalisation

    Audio

    25 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Dec 2012

  • Understanding Globalisation

    Featuring: Audio Audio
    Understanding Globalisation Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 25 mins Updated 12 Dec 2012
    What do we mean when we say globalisation? Does the growth of globalisation hinder...
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    Mergers and Acquisitions

    Why do Mergers and acquisitions happen? What are the factors that motivate companies to buy sell and incorporate other organisations? In these uncertain...

    By The iTunes U team

    Watch now: Mergers and Acquisitions

    Video

    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 Nov 2012

  • Mergers and Acquisitions

    Featuring: Video Video Audio Audio
    Mergers and Acquisitions Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 13 Nov 2012
    Why do Mergers and acquisitions happen? What are the factors that motivate...
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    Managing for Sustainability

    What are the key issues for sustainable resource management? How do companies operate while maintaining corporate social responsibility? From understanding...

    By The iTunes U team

    Watch now: Managing for Sustainability

    Video

    25 mins

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    09 Oct 2012

  • Managing for Sustainability

    Featuring: Video Video
    Managing for Sustainability Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Advanced level Duration 25 mins Updated 09 Oct 2012
    What are the key issues for sustainable resource management? How do companies...
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    60 Second Adventures in Religion

    Ever wondered why Karl Marx thought religion was like Opium - or whether religion is possible without a god? Voiced by David Mitchell, this series of four 60...

    By The iTunes U team

    Watch now: 60 Second Adventures in Religion

    Video

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Sep 2012

  • 60 Second Adventures in Religion

    Featuring: Video Video
    60 Second Adventures in Religion Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Sep 2012
    Ever wondered why Karl Marx thought religion was like Opium - or whether religion...
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    The Art of Rich Pictures

    How can the drawing of images aid communication? How can they help us in business, in our everyday and personal lives? Rich Pictures is a term used to...

    By The iTunes U team

    Watch now: The Art of Rich Pictures

    Video

    25 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    18 Sep 2012

  • The Art of Rich Pictures

    Featuring: Video Video
    The Art of Rich Pictures Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 25 mins Updated 18 Sep 2012
    How can the drawing of images aid communication? How can they help us in business,...
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    60-Second Adventures in Religion

    Ever wondered why Karl Marx thought religion was like Opium - or whether religion is possible without a god? Voiced by David Mitchell, this series of four 60...

    By The iTunes U team

    Watch now: 60-Second Adventures in Religion

    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Sep 2012

  • 60-Second Adventures in Religion

    Featuring: Video Video
    60-Second Adventures in Religion Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 14 Sep 2012
    Ever wondered why Karl Marx thought religion was like Opium - or whether religion...
  • Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University

    60-Second Adventures in Religion

    Ever wondered why Karl Marx thought religion was like Opium - or whether religion is possible without a god? Voiced by David Mitchell, this series of four 60...

    By The iTunes U team

    Watch now: 60-Second Adventures in Religion

    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Sep 2012

  • 60-Second Adventures in Religion

    Featuring: Video Video
    60-Second Adventures in Religion Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 14 Sep 2012
    Ever wondered why Karl Marx thought religion was like Opium - or whether religion...
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    Games, Geeks and the Parent's Dilemma

    Video games are an everyday part of our children’s lives today. But many parents have concerns about the time their children spend gaming, and sometimes...

    By The iTunes U team, Victoria Cooper

    Listen now: Games, Geeks and the Parent's Dilemma

    Audio

    1 hour 15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 Sep 2012

  • Games, Geeks and the Parent's Dilemma

    Featuring: Audio Audio
    Games, Geeks and the Parent's Dilemma Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 1 hour 15 mins Updated 06 Sep 2012
    Video games are an everyday part of our children’s lives today. But many parents...
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    60 Second Adventures in Economics

    Ever shaken an invisible hand? Been flattened by a falling market? Or wondered what took the bend out of Phillips' curve? David Mitchell helps reveal some of...

    By The iTunes U team

    Watch now: 60 Second Adventures in Economics

    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    05 Sep 2012

  • 60 Second Adventures in Economics

    Featuring: Video Video
    60 Second Adventures in Economics Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 05 Sep 2012
    Ever shaken an invisible hand? Been flattened by a falling market? Or wondered...
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    Life in Law

    How are our laws made? What is it like to be a criminal defence lawyer during a murder trial? What are the challenges faced by family lawyers or immigration...

    By The iTunes U team

    Listen now: Life in Law

    Audio

    1 hour

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    30 Aug 2012

  • Life in Law

    Featuring: Audio Audio
    Life in Law Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 1 hour Updated 30 Aug 2012
    How are our laws made? What is it like to be a criminal defence lawyer during a...
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    60-Second Adventures in Economics

    Ever shaken an invisible hand? Been flattened by a falling market? Or wondered what took the bend out of Phillips' curve? David Mitchell helps reveal some of...

    By The iTunes U team

    Watch now: 60-Second Adventures in Economics

    Video

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    29 Aug 2012

  • 60-Second Adventures in Economics

    Featuring: Video Video
    60-Second Adventures in Economics Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 29 Aug 2012
    Ever shaken an invisible hand? Been flattened by a falling market? Or wondered...
  • Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University

    60-Second Adventures in Economics

    Ever shaken an invisible hand? Been flattened by a falling market? Or wondered what took the bend out of Phillips' curve? David Mitchell helps reveal some of...

    By The iTunes U team

    Watch now: 60-Second Adventures in Economics

    Video

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    29 Aug 2012

  • 60-Second Adventures in Economics

    Featuring: Video Video
    60-Second Adventures in Economics Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 29 Aug 2012
    Ever shaken an invisible hand? Been flattened by a falling market? Or wondered...
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    Living without oil

    What is Peak oil? Will we ever have vehicles that produce zero emissions? The debate rages on as to when fossil fuels will eventually run out, but many...

    By The iTunes U team

    Listen now: Living without oil

    Audio

    25 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    23 Aug 2012

  • Living without oil

    Featuring: Audio Audio
    Living without oil Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 25 mins Updated 23 Aug 2012
    What is Peak oil? Will we ever have vehicles that produce zero emissions? The...
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    End-stage renal failure - a long term condition

    What does a dialysis machine do? How do people who suffer from renal failure balance their everyday life with being treated for the medical condition? End...

    By The iTunes U team

    Watch now: End-stage renal failure - a long term condition

    Video

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    17 Aug 2012

  • End-stage renal failure - a long term condition

    Featuring: Video Video Audio Audio
    End-stage renal failure - a long term condition Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 17 Aug 2012
    What does a dialysis machine do? How do people who suffer from renal failure...
  • Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University 2012

    The Science Behind the Bike

    The Science Behind the Bike is a series of films that investigate how science and technology have transformed the sport of cycling. We talk to Olympic gold...

    By The iTunes U team

    Watch now: The Science Behind the Bike

    Video

    40 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Jun 2012

  • The Science Behind the Bike

    Featuring: Video Video
    The Science Behind the Bike Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University 2012
    Introductory level Duration 40 mins Updated 27 Jun 2012
    The Science Behind the Bike is a series of films that investigate how science and...
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    Alan Turing: Life and legacy

    To what extent did Alan Turing influence the evolution of modern computing? The 20th Century mathematician is considered by many to be the father of...

    By The iTunes U team

    Listen now: Alan Turing: Life and legacy

    Audio

    35 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Jun 2012

  • Alan Turing: Life and legacy

    Featuring: Audio Audio
    Alan Turing: Life and legacy Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University 2012
    Introductory level Duration 35 mins Updated 22 Jun 2012
    To what extent did Alan Turing influence the evolution of modern computing? The...
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    Rio+20 - United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development

    Is it possible to eradicate poverty? What steps should be taken to ensure an environmentally sustainable future for our planet? Rio+20 is a United Nations...

    By The iTunes U team

    Listen now: Rio+20 - United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development

    Audio

    1 hour 15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Jun 2012

  • Rio+20 - United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development

    Featuring: Audio Audio
    Rio+20 - United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University 2012
    Introductory level Duration 1 hour 15 mins Updated 21 Jun 2012
    Is it possible to eradicate poverty? What steps should be taken to ensure an...
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    Type 1 diabetes - a long-term condition

    What is type 1 diabetes? How do people with diabetes manage their symptoms? Type 1 diabetes occurs when insulin producing cells are destroyed, and the body...

    By The iTunes U team

    Watch now: Type 1 diabetes - a long-term condition

    Video

    25 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 Jun 2012

  • Type 1 diabetes - a long-term condition

    Featuring: Video Video Audio Audio
    Type 1 diabetes - a long-term condition Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University 2012
    Introductory level Duration 25 mins Updated 13 Jun 2012
    What is type 1 diabetes? How do people with diabetes manage their symptoms? Type 1...
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    Andante: beginners' Italian

    Do you want to learn the basics in Italian? The audio tracks in this collection are devised for learning simple Italian, including expressions for greetings,...

    By The iTunes U team

    Listen now: Andante: beginners' Italian

    Audio

    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    31 May 2012

  • Andante: beginners' Italian

    Featuring: Audio Audio
    Andante: beginners' Italian Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University 2012
    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 31 May 2012
    Do you want to learn the basics in Italian? The audio tracks in this collection...
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    International Management

    How should you address the President of a French Company? Should you reward workers in Turkey by giving them envelopes full of money? Why are so many good...

    By The iTunes U team

    Listen now: International Management

    Audio

    45 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 May 2012

  • International Management

    Featuring: Audio Audio
    International Management Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University 2012
    Introductory level Duration 45 mins Updated 24 May 2012
    How should you address the President of a French Company? Should you reward...
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