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  • Beginners’ French: food and drink

    Improve your language skills by learning to communicate more easily and effectively in French. In this free course, Beginners' French: Food and...

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    Free course

    5 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    03 Apr 2017

  • Beginners’ French: food and drink

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    Introductory level Duration 5 hours Updated 03 Apr 2017
    Improve your language skills by learning to communicate more easily and...
  • Factors that influence health: An introduction

    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...

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    Free course

    5 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    12 Feb 2016

  • 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...
  • Start writing fiction

    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...

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    Free course

    12 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 Apr 2017

  • Start writing fiction

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    Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 24 Apr 2017
    Have you always wanted to write, but never quite had the courage to start? This...
  • Attachment in the early years

    This free course, Attachment in the early years, covers theory and research in the area of attachment in early childhood. In the 1950s, John Bowlby...

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    Free course

    6 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    12 Oct 2017

  • Attachment in the early years

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    Intermediate level Duration 6 hours Updated 12 Oct 2017
    This free course, Attachment in the early years, covers theory and research in the...
  • Succeed with learning

    Succeed with learning is a free, introductory course for people who want to feel more confident about their learning skills. Informal in approach,...

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Oct 2016

  • Succeed with learning

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 12 Oct 2016
    Succeed with learning is a free, introductory course for people who want to feel...
  • Managing and managing people

    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...

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    Free course

    8 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    11 Feb 2016

  • Managing and managing people

    Managing and managing people Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Advanced level Duration 8 hours Updated 11 Feb 2016
    This free course, Managing and managing people, will introduce you to the world of...
  • Diagrams, charts and graphs

    Diagrams, charts and graphs are used by all sorts of people to express information in a visual way, whether it's in a report by a colleague or a...

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    Free course

    5 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Oct 2017

  • Diagrams, charts and graphs

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    Introductory level Duration 5 hours Updated 19 Oct 2017
    Diagrams, charts and graphs are used by all sorts of people to express information...
  • Challenging ideas in mental health

    Take a new and different look at mental health. This free course, Challenging ideas in mental health, invites you to think differently about life's...

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    Free course

    18 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    10 May 2017

  • Challenging ideas in mental health

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    Intermediate level Duration 18 hours Updated 10 May 2017
    Take a new and different look at mental health. This free course, Challenging...
  • Scottish courts and the law

    This free course, Scottish courts and the law, explores the role, function and purpose of the courts in Scotland and their relationship with the...

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    29 Sep 2017

  • Scottish courts and the law

    Scottish courts and the law
    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 29 Sep 2017
    This free course, Scottish courts and the law, explores the role, function and...
  • The autistic spectrum: From theory to practice

    Most of us have a very vague and narrow concept of what autism is, based mainly on such stereotypes as Dustin Hoffman's character in the film Rain...

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    Free course

    20 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    28 Mar 2017

  • The autistic spectrum: From theory to practice

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    Intermediate level Duration 20 hours Updated 28 Mar 2017
    Most of us have a very vague and narrow concept of what autism is, based mainly on...
  • The oceans

    The oceans cover more than 70 per cent of our planet. In this free course you will learn about the depths of the oceans and the properties of the...

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    15 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    16 Mar 2016

  • The oceans

    The oceans Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Intermediate level Duration 15 hours Updated 16 Mar 2016
    The oceans cover more than 70 per cent of our planet. In this free course you will...
  • Writing what you know

    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...

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    Free course

    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 Oct 2017

  • Writing what you know

    Writing what you know Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 8 hours Updated 24 Oct 2017
    Do you want to improve your descriptive writing? This free course, Writing what...
  • Effects of pollutants on the aquatic environment

    Effects of pollutants on the aquatic environment is a free course. It begins with an introduction to water and goes on to briefly outline the major...

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    Free course

    3 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    01 Feb 2017

  • Effects of pollutants on the aquatic environment

    Effects of pollutants on the aquatic environment Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Copyright © Artur Marciniec/Alamy
    Advanced level Duration 3 hours Updated 01 Feb 2017
    Effects of pollutants on the aquatic environment is a free course. It begins with...
  • Returning to STEM

    This free badged course, Returning to STEM, offers useful skills and solutions to help you get back into a career in science, technology,...

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    10 Oct 2017

  • Returning to STEM

    Returning to STEM
    Advanced level Duration 24 hours Updated 10 Oct 2017
    This free badged course, Returning to STEM, offers useful skills and solutions to...
  • Hearing

    Hearing is a familiar and important human sense that is a topic naturally of interest to those who are curious about human biology. This free...

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    Free course

    15 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    16 May 2017

  • Hearing

    Hearing Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Advanced level Duration 15 hours Updated 16 May 2017
    Hearing is a familiar and important human sense that is a topic naturally of...
  • Beginners' Chinese

    Learn about Mandarin Chinese as a tool for communication and gain insights into Chinese society and culture. This free course, Beginners’ Chinese,...

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    Free course

    6 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Oct 2017

  • Beginners' Chinese

    Beginners' Chinese
    Introductory level Duration 6 hours Updated 27 Oct 2017
    Learn about Mandarin Chinese as a tool for communication and gain insights into...
  • English grammar in context

    What are the differences between spoken and written English? Is use of grammar more or less complex than it appears? This free course, English...

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    Free course

    15 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    11 Mar 2017

  • English grammar in context

    English grammar in context Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Advanced level Duration 15 hours Updated 11 Mar 2017
    What are the differences between spoken and written English? Is use of grammar...
  • Psychological research, obedience and ethics

    In this free course, Psychological research, obedience and ethics, you will learn about the importance of ethics in research that is undertaken by...

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    Free course

    5 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    08 Mar 2016

  • Psychological research, obedience and ethics

    Psychological research, obedience and ethics Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 5 hours Updated 08 Mar 2016
    In this free course, Psychological research, obedience and ethics, you will learn...
  • Succeed in the workplace

    Do you want to change jobs, are you just starting in the job market or may be returning after a break? If so, then this free course, Succeed in the...

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    02 Nov 2017

  • Succeed in the workplace

    Succeed in the workplace
    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 02 Nov 2017
    Do you want to change jobs, are you just starting in the job market or may be...
  • John Webster, The Duchess of Malfi

    This free course, John Webster, The Duchess of Malfi, concentrates on Acts 1 and 2 of John Webster's Renaissance tragedy, The Duchess of Malfi. It...

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    Free course

    12 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    06 Jan 2016

  • John Webster, The Duchess of Malfi

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    Intermediate level Duration 12 hours Updated 06 Jan 2016
    This free course, John Webster, The Duchess of Malfi, concentrates on Acts 1 and 2...
  • Emotions and emotional disorders

    In this free course, Emotions and emotional disorders, you will learn about some of the disorders related to the feelings of stress, sadness and...

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    Free course

    6 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    14 Sep 2015

  • Emotions and emotional disorders

    Emotions and emotional disorders Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: © Richard Paisley/Doctor Stock/Getty Images
    Intermediate level Duration 6 hours Updated 14 Sep 2015
    In this free course, Emotions and emotional disorders, you will learn about some...
  • Retail marketing

    This free course, Retail marketing, explores how retailers use marketing to communicate with their customers, considering definitions of retailing...

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    Free course

    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    26 Feb 2016

  • Retail marketing

    Retail marketing Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Cover: Adapted for OpenLearn. © Turbosquid.Copyright 1996–2011 The 3dstudio.comTM, Inc. All rights reserved.
    Introductory level Duration 8 hours Updated 26 Feb 2016
    This free course, Retail marketing, explores how retailers use marketing to...
  • Computers and computer systems

    Computers and processors are ubiquitous in everyday life, and they're not only found in your PC. This free course, Computers and computer systems,...

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    Free course

    20 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    17 Mar 2016

  • Computers and computer systems

    Computers and computer systems Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Intermediate level Duration 20 hours Updated 17 Mar 2016
    Computers and processors are ubiquitous in everyday life, and they're not only...
  • Translation as a career

    This free course explores translation as a career. During the course you will meet professional translators discussing their work and reflect on...

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    Free course

    4 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    30 Aug 2017

  • Translation as a career

    Translation as a career
    Advanced level Duration 4 hours Updated 30 Aug 2017
    This free course explores translation as a career. During the course you will meet...
  • Succeed with maths – Part 1

    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...

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    Free course

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 Sep 2017

  • Succeed with maths – Part 1

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 06 Sep 2017
    If you feel that maths is a mystery that you want to unravel then this free course...
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