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English: skills for learning

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Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 19 Jul 2016
English: skills for learning, is a free course for anybody who is thinking of studying for a university degree and would like to develop the...

An introduction to music theory

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Introductory level Duration 8 hours Updated 26 Feb 2016
Gain an understanding of the basic building blocks of musical theory and notation. This free course, An introduction to music theory, will...

Introduction to bookkeeping and accounting

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Introductory level Duration 8 hours Updated 26 Feb 2016
Learn about the essential numerical skills required for accounting and bookkeeping. This free course, Introduction to bookkeeping and accounting,...

Managing my money

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Managing my money
Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 13 Apr 2016
This free course, Managing my money, allows you to gain the skills to manage your personal finances: managing budgets, debts, investments, property...

Starting with psychology

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Introductory level Duration 5 hours Updated 18 Mar 2016
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 and...

Start writing fiction

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Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 26 Feb 2016
Have you always wanted to write, but never quite had the courage to start? This free course, Start writing fiction, will give you an insight into...

Introduction to cyber security

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Introduction to cyber security
Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 22 Jun 2016
This free course, Introduction to cyber security, will help you to understand online security and start to protect your digital life, whether at...

Organisations and management accounting

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Intermediate level Duration 12 hours Updated 11 Feb 2016
This free course, Organisations and management accounting, examines the nature of organisations, specifically their objectives and structure....

Forensic psychology

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Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 12 Apr 2016
In this free course, Forensic psychology, you will discover how psychology can help obtain evidence from eyewitnesses in police investigations and...

Essay and report writing skills

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Introductory level Duration 15 hours Updated 26 Feb 2016
Writing reports and assignments can be a daunting prospect. Learn how to interpret questions and how to plan, structure and write your assignment...

Introduction to child psychology

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Introduction to child psychology
Introductory level Duration 8 hours Updated 26 Feb 2016
Childhood is a time of rapid growth and development, and studying these changes is endlessly stimulating. In this free course, Introduction to...

Understanding operations management

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Advanced level Duration 4 hours Updated 26 Feb 2016
Operations management is one of the central functions of all organisations. This free course, Understanding operations management, will provide you...

Succeed with maths – Part 1

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Succeed with maths – Part 1 Copyrighted image Copyright: Image courtesy of Stuart Miles at FreeDigitalPhotos.net Updated content
Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 19 Jul 2016
If you feel that maths is a mystery that you want to unravel then this free course is for you. It will guide you through how numbers are put...

Getting started on classical Latin

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Introductory level Duration 10 hours Updated 14 Mar 2016
This free course, Getting started on classical Latin, has been developed in response to requests from learners who had had no contact with Latin...

Spanish: espacios públicos

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Introductory level Duration 20 hours Updated 26 Feb 2016
Do you want to improve your language skills and communicate more easily and effectively in Spanish? This free course, Spanish: Espacios públicos,...

An introduction to social work

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An introduction to social work Copyrighted image Copyright: Used with permission
Introductory level Duration 15 hours Updated 26 Feb 2016
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?...

Facilitating learning in practice

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Facilitating learning in practice Copyrighted image Copyright: Istockphoto.com
Intermediate level Duration 24 hours Updated 12 Apr 2016
Are you interested in mentorship or looking to develop your mentorship skills? In particular, are you involved in nurse mentorship? If so, then...

Numbers, units and arithmetic

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Numbers, units and arithmetic
Introductory level Duration 5 hours Updated 16 Mar 2016
Do fractions and decimals make you apprehensive about maths? Do you lack confidence in dealing with numbers? If so, then this free course, Numbers,...

Succeed with maths – Part 2

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Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 19 Jul 2016
This free course, Succeed with maths Part 2, is a sequel to Part 1, in which you will continue to develop your mathematical knowledge and skills...

Managing and managing people

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Advanced level Duration 8 hours Updated 11 Feb 2016
This free course, Managing and managing people, will introduce you to the world of management. We will be looking at a range of topics, including...

Grammar matters

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Grammar matters
Advanced level Duration 8 hours Updated 23 Jun 2016
Grammar matters because, combined with vocabulary choice, it is our main way of making meaning. This free course introduces you to one approach...

Croeso: Beginners' Welsh

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Introductory level Duration 4 hours Updated 01 Apr 2016
This free course, Croeso: Beginners' Welsh, is taken from Croeso, a beginners' language module that concentrates on Welsh as a tool for...

Taking your first steps into higher education

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Taking your first steps into higher education Copyrighted image Copyright: Image courtesy of chanpipat at FreeDigitalPhotos.net Updated content
Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 19 Jul 2016
What is university study like? Is it for me? If you are asking yourself these questions, this free course is for you. ...

Learning to teach: becoming a reflective practitioner

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Learning to teach: becoming a reflective practitioner
Advanced level Duration 5 hours Updated 04 Jul 2016
This is the third of four courses which comprise the course Learning to teach. Critical reflection is crucial to becoming a successful teacher....

Using a scientific calculator

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Using a scientific calculator Copyrighted image Copyright: Used with permission
Introductory level Duration 10 hours Updated 23 Feb 2016
Do you have a Casio fx-83 ES scientific calculator (or a compatible model) and want to learn how to use it? This free course, Using a scientific...