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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....

English: skills for learning

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Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 22 Sep 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...

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...

Start writing fiction

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Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 13 Jun 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...

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,...

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...

Succeed with maths – Part 1

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Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 19 Sep 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...

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,...

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...

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...

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,...

An introduction to information security

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Advanced level Duration 55 hours Updated 31 May 2016
Headline news scares about stolen or missing data are becoming a frequent occurrence. This free course, An introduction to information security,...

Learning to teach: becoming a reflective practitioner

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Learning to teach: becoming a reflective practitioner
Advanced level Duration 5 hours Updated 23 Aug 2016
This is the third of four courses which comprise the course Learning to teach. Critical reflection is crucial to becoming a successful teacher....

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...

Plate Tectonics

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Intermediate level Duration 15 hours Updated 16 Mar 2016
Plate tectonics is an earth sciences topic that attracts a good deal of interest, given that it a topic very often featured in popular science...

Motivation and factors affecting motivation

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Introductory level Duration 5 hours Updated 16 Feb 2016
This free course explores the term 'motivation' and factors affecting motivation. This includes looking at the most influential theories of...

Facilitating learning in practice

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Intermediate level Duration 24 hours Updated 09 Sep 2016
Are you interested in mentorship or looking to develop your mentorship skills? In particular, are you involved in nurse mentorship? If so, then...

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...

Writing what you know

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Introductory level Duration 8 hours Updated 25 Aug 2016
Do you want to improve your descriptive writing? This free course, Writing what you know, will help you to develop your perception of the world...

Introduction to microscopy

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Introductory level Duration 3 hours Updated 22 Mar 2016
This free course provides an introduction to microscopy and the operation of a simple light microscope, of the type found in histology courses and...

Factors that influence health: An introduction

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Intermediate level Duration 5 hours Updated 12 Feb 2016
What factors influence our health? A lot of attention is focused on people's behaviour - their decisions to smoke, drink, over-eat and so on - with...

English grammar in context

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Advanced level Duration 15 hours Updated 24 Mar 2016
What are the differences between spoken and written English? Is use of grammar more or less complex than it appears? This free course, English...

Management: perspective and practice

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Advanced level Duration 10 hours Updated 17 Feb 2016
What does it mean to be a manager? Being a manager is a complex and challenging activity. This free course, Management: perspective and practice,...

Two concepts of freedom

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Intermediate level Duration 20 hours Updated 12 Jan 2016
What defines individual freedom in a civilised society? Philosophers have argued over such questions for centuries. This free course, Two concepts...