Watch, listen, debate & discover with our experts
Free OpenLearn courses.
Free extracts from OU course materials
Introduction to child psychology
Duration 8 hours
Updated 16 Oct 2014
Childhood is a time of rapid growth and development and studying these changes is endlessly stimulating. In this unit you will be introduced to...
Issues in research with children and young people
Duration 7 hours
Updated 01 Sep 2014
This unit considers the aims and range of research with children and young people. Students consider how their own views and understandings about...
Foundations for self-directed support in Scotland
Duration 50 hours
Updated 18 Aug 2014
This course explores the development, impact and challenges of personalisation in the context of the implementation of The Social Care (Self...
Credit: Used with permission
Duration 5 hours
Updated 23 Apr 2014
The most ‘important and greatest puzzle’ we face as humans is ourselves (Boring, 1950, p. 56). Humans are a puzzle – one that is complex, subtle...
Become a student.
Change your life with a qualification