Health, Sports & Psychology 

Drugsland

Exploring the consumption, dealing, treatment and policing of illegal drugs in the city of Bristol. 

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Health, Sports & Psychology 

The autistic spectrum: From theory to practice

Most of us have a very vague and narrow concept of what autism is, based mainly on such stereotypes as Dustin Hoffman's character in the film Rain Man. In this free course, The autistic spectrum: From theory to practice, you will discover that there is a wide spectrum of disorders associated with autism, and an equally wide range of approaches to diagnosis and treatment.

Free course
20 hrs
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Health, Sports & Psychology 

An introduction to social work

Do you want to learn more about the social work role and develop your understanding of some of the theory associated with social work practice? This free course, An introduction to social work, begins by introducing key ideas, values, the social work process and the skills needed for social work practice. You will then move on to look at social work with individuals. Finally this OpenLearn course considers reflective practice.

Free course
15 hrs
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Health, Sports & Psychology 

Exploring sport coaching and psychology

This free course, Exploring sport coaching and psychology, investigates how scientific and management ideas contribute to success while also taking you on a journey through unique sporting case studies and insights that will change how you view and study sport. You will consider how the mind, the body, the environment and training techniques all contribute to optimum fitness.

Free course
24 hrs

Health, Sports & Psychology 

How do we measure personality?

 An agreed framework is vital for measuring personality, says Brendan Burchell.

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5 mins

Health, Sports & Psychology 

Is personality the only factor in how we behave?

Personality type isn't the only influence on how we behave, explains Brendan Burchell.

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5 mins

Health, Sports & Psychology 

Does your personality influence your career?

There's more than one reason why your personality might influence the job you do, explains Brendan Burchell.

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5 mins