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Hospital

Hospital, our new six-part co-production with the BBC, is the story of the NHS in unprecedented times. 

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Difficult healthcare decisions: What will you choose?

Try our interactive quiz on some high profile medical cases to see if you agree with the establishment or individual while learning more about medical ethics. 

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Facilitating learning in practice

Are you interested in mentorship or looking to develop your mentorship skills? In particular, are you involved in nurse mentorship? If so, then this free course, Facilitating learning in practice, is for you. This badged OpenLearn course explores the principles and best practices underpinning mentorship. The authors draw on their experience in nursing to help you develop your knowledge, understanding and skills of mentorship practice that can be applied to many workplace environments.

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24 hrs
Hospital Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC BBC Two

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Hospital

Hospital, our new six-part co-production with the BBC, is the story of the NHS in unprecedented times. 

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Forensic science and fingerprints

This free course, Forensic science and fingerprints, covers how science can make fingerprints easier to study, how they are used in court and some of the questions about the extent to which fingerprint identification is sound and scientific. Students will learn the principles used in classifying and matching fingerprints (often called marks).

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10 hrs
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What is it like for a doctor to pronounce a patient dead?

First year resident Shara Yurkiewicz shares her experience of performing the last task for a patient.

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Newcastle Can

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall and the Newcastle Can team have set a challenge: can the city of Newcastle can collectively lose 100,000 lbs in weight in one year?

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