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    18 Apr 2018

  • The Centre for Children and Young People’s Wellbeing at The Open University

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 18 Apr 2018
    Find out more about The Centre for Children and Young People's Wellbeing and what the research focuses on. 
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    26 Feb 2018

  • What do Europe's new data rules mean for children online?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 26 Feb 2018
    We're only weeks away from the General Data Protection Regulation [GDPR] coming into effect - and it's not entirely clear what it means for children. Sonia...
  • Young people making their own media

    By Dr Naomi Holford

    The internet and social media have brought new opportunities for young people to tell their own stories, creating and...

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    22 Feb 2018

  • Young people making their own media

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 22 Feb 2018
    The internet and social media have brought new opportunities for young people to tell their own stories, creating and sharing their own material with the...
  • The secret history of teenage bedrooms

    By Sian Lincoln, Jason Reid, Professor Laurie Taylor

    In this transcript from Thinking Allowed, Laurie Taylor and guests discuss the role of the teenage bedroom across...

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    17 Jan 2018

  • The secret history of teenage bedrooms

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 17 Jan 2018
    In this transcript from Thinking Allowed, Laurie Taylor and guests discuss the role of the teenage bedroom across history - with a little help from The Beach...
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    22 Dec 2017

  • Can protective headgear increase the risk of injury to rugby players?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Dec 2017
    While cuts and bruises may be avoided, new research suggests that wearing headgear during rugby can put players at greater risk. Andrew Barnes explains his...
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    The Human Body: Secrets of Your Life Revealed

    Discover the amazing journey we all make from the most helpless to the most sophisticated organism on earth.

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    10 Oct 2017

  • The Human Body: Secrets of Your Life Revealed

    Introductory level Updated 10 Oct 2017
    Discover the amazing journey we all make from the most helpless to the most sophisticated organism on earth.
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    Know your junk food rules

    By Dr Mimi Tatlow-Golden

    Find out if you know your junk food advertising rules with our interactive video. 

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    25 Sep 2017

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    Find out if you know your junk food advertising rules with our interactive video. 
  • Why you shouldn't sniff at Winnie The Pooh

    By Eleanor Byrne

    There's an introduction to satire tucked inside the bear of very little brain. Eleanor Byrne takes us deeper into...

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    20 Sep 2017

  • Why you shouldn't sniff at Winnie The Pooh

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 20 Sep 2017
    There's an introduction to satire tucked inside the bear of very little brain. Eleanor Byrne takes us deeper into Hundred Acre Wood.
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    Can we get to a world without suicide?

    By Simon Usborne

    After his son’s suicide aged 18, Steve Mallen sees the world differently. Along with a growing number of mental...

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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    23 Aug 2017

  • Can we get to a world without suicide?

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    After his son’s suicide aged 18, Steve Mallen sees the world differently. Along with a growing number of mental health experts, he wants to reduce the...

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  • Introduction to child psychology

    Childhood is a time of rapid growth and development, and studying these changes is endlessly stimulating. In this free course, Introduction to...

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    Childhood is a time of rapid growth and development, and studying these changes is...
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    Childhood in the digital age

    This free course, Childhood in the digital age, delves into the lives of children and discuss the potential benefits and limitations of technology...

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    12 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    15 Jan 2018

  • Childhood in the digital age

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    Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 15 Jan 2018
    This free course, Childhood in the digital age, delves into the lives of children...
  • Early years team work and leadership

    This free course, Early years team work and leadership, explores aspects of teamwork and leadership for early years practitioners.

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    30 May 2017

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    This free course, Early years team work and leadership, explores aspects of...
  • Issues in research with children and young people

    This free course, Issues in research with children and young people, considers the aims and range of research with children and young people....

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    Level: 3 Advanced

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    17 Feb 2016

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    Issues in research with children and young people
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    This free course, Issues in research with children and young people, considers the...
  • Children and young people’s participation

    Listening to children is a first step in the participation agenda, which is reasonably well established. By contrast, enabling children to share in...

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    12 hours

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    17 Feb 2016

  • Children and young people’s participation

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    Listening to children is a first step in the participation agenda, which is...
  • Partnerships and networks in work with young people

    The term 'partnership' is used to describe a wide range of organisational arrangements and ways of working: from informal networking between...

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    10 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    16 Feb 2016

  • Partnerships and networks in work with young people

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    Partnerships and networks in work with young people
    Intermediate level Duration 10 hours Updated 16 Feb 2016
    The term 'partnership' is used to describe a wide range of organisational...
  • Childhood in crisis?

    This free course, Childhood in crisis?, explores an idea much repeated in minority-world media that childhood is in crisis. Looking at this idea...

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    6 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    16 Feb 2016

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    This free course, Childhood in crisis?, explores an idea much repeated in minority...
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    Professional relationships with young people

    In some people's eyes the development of relationships is a good end in itself, as it is in relationships that we express our humanity. Young...

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    16 Feb 2016

  • Professional relationships with young people

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    In some people's eyes the development of relationships is a good end in itself, as...
  • The range of work with young people

    This free course, The range of work with young people, identifies some features that we might use to describe the various settings where work with...

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    10 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    16 Feb 2016

  • The range of work with young people

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    This free course, The range of work with young people, identifies some features...