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    An introduction to minerals and rocks under the microscope

    In this free course, An introduction to minerals and rocks under the microscope, you will experience the study of minerals using a polarising...

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    8 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    21 Mar 2016

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    In this free course, An introduction to minerals and rocks under the microscope,...
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    The world of the primary school

    Primary education is a dynamic and exciting area to study and become involved in. This free course, The world of the primary school, introduces the...

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    26 Jan 2017

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    Introductory level Duration 8 hours Updated 26 Jan 2017
    Primary education is a dynamic and exciting area to study and become involved in....
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    Business communication: writing a SWOT analysis

    This free course, Business communication: writing a SWOT analysis, is designed to develop your writing skills for business. You will be taken step...

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    31 Mar 2017

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    Introductory level Duration 8 hours Updated 31 Mar 2017
    This free course, Business communication: writing a SWOT analysis, is designed to...
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    Integrated safety, health and environmental management: An introduction

    Life is full of risk. In this free course, Integrated safety, health and environmental management: An introduction, 'risk' describes the...

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    15 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    09 Oct 2017

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    Galaxies, stars and planets

    This free course is a general introduction to galaxies, stars and planets, including scale of the universe from the very large to the very small;...

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    06 Dec 2017

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    This free course is a general introduction to galaxies, stars and planets,...
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    Design

    This free course looks at the process of design, from assessing the complexity of design as an activity to exposing the difficulty in making...

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    28 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    22 Feb 2018

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    This free course looks at the process of design, from assessing the complexity of...
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    The power of infographics in research dissemination

    Infographics are becoming an essential tool in data representation and research communication. In this free course, The power of infographics in...

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    7 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    18 Jun 2018

  • The business of football

    Welcome to this free course, The business of football, produced by The Open University working in partnership with The English Football League...

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    15 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Jun 2018

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    The business of football
    Introductory level Duration 15 hours Updated 01 Jun 2018
    Welcome to this free course, The business of football, produced by The Open...
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    Distributed paradigms

    This free course, Distributed paradigms, looks at some of the architectural and programming paradigms used in distributed system development. You...

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    4 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    16 Mar 2016

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    This free course, Distributed paradigms, looks at some of the architectural and...
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    Introduction to histopathology

    This free course provides an introduction to histopathology and outlines how the appearance of different tissues changes due to damage,...

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    3 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    14 Jun 2016

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    This free course provides an introduction to histopathology and outlines how the...
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    Motivation and factors affecting motivation

    This free course explores the term 'motivation' and factors affecting motivation. This includes looking at the most influential theories of...

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    5 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    16 Feb 2016

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    This free course explores the term 'motivation' and factors affecting motivation....
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    English in the world today

    How did English become the global force it is today? This free course, English in the world today, explores the status of the language and its...

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    09 Mar 2016

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    How did English become the global force it is today? This free course, English in...
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    Reading

    Reading is an essential skill for all of us and developing our skills in reading is a good investment. This free course is packed with practical...

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    09 Mar 2016

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    Reading is an essential skill for all of us and developing our skills in reading...
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    Creating open educational resources

    Are you interested in creating your own open educational resources? This free course, Creating open educational resources, will help you to write a...

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    15 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Apr 2016

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    Are you interested in creating your own open educational resources? This free...
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    Beginners’ Italian: food and drink

    This free course, Beginners' Italian: food and drink, focuses on buying drinks and snacks in an Italian café, as well as on greeting and...

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    4 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Feb 2018

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    Introductory level Duration 4 hours Updated 22 Feb 2018
    This free course, Beginners' Italian: food and drink, focuses on buying drinks and...
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    Exploring books for children: words and pictures

    Many people have fond memories of the stories they encountered in childhood, perhaps especially of those wonderful picture books and illustrated...

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    8 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    05 Apr 2018

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    Intermediate level Duration 8 hours Updated 05 Apr 2018
    Many people have fond memories of the stories they encountered in childhood,...
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    Watching the weather

    This free course, Watching the weather, describes how meteorological observations are made looking upwards from the surface of the Earth, looking...

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    10 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    01 Feb 2018

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    This free course, Watching the weather, describes how meteorological observations...
  • 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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    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    04 Jan 2018

  • Succeed in the workplace

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    Succeed in the workplace
    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 04 Jan 2018
    Do you want to change jobs, are you just starting in the job market or may be...
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    Superconductivity

    The fascinating phenomenon of superconductivity and its potential applications has attracted the attention of scientists, engineers and businessmen...

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    12 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    24 Mar 2016

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    The fascinating phenomenon of superconductivity and its potential applications has...
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    Inclusive education: Knowing what we mean

    This free course, Inclusive education: Knowing what we mean, introduces you to the contested area of educational inclusion. You will look at...

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    8 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    17 Feb 2016

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    This free course, Inclusive education: Knowing what we mean, introduces you to the...
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    Exploring children's learning

    How does a child's mind and behaviour change as they develop over time? In this free course, Exploring children's learning, four theories of child...

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    20 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    17 Feb 2016

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    How does a child's mind and behaviour change as they develop over time? In this...
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    Microbes – friend or foe?

    Microbes often get a bad name. Whilst some of them do cause disease, others play vital roles in recycling nutrients in the soil to enable plants to...

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    10 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    03 Apr 2018

  • Microbes – friend or foe?

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    Introductory level Duration 10 hours Updated 03 Apr 2018
    Microbes often get a bad name. Whilst some of them do cause disease, others play...
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    Beginners’ German: Food and drink

    This free course, Beginners' German: Food and drink, provides materials at German for beginners level that support the development of listening,...

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    6 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Apr 2016

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    Introductory level Duration 6 hours Updated 22 Apr 2016
    This free course, Beginners' German: Food and drink, provides materials at German...
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    Art and life in ancient Egypt

    Around 1350 BC, the Egyptian grain accountant Nebamun commissioned the walls of his tomb-chapel to be painted with scenes depicting his afterlife,...

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    30 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 Apr 2018

  • Art and life in ancient Egypt

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    Introductory level Duration 30 hours Updated 24 Apr 2018
    Around 1350 BC, the Egyptian grain accountant Nebamun commissioned the walls of...
  • Legal skills and debates in Scotland

    This free course, Legal skills and debates in Scotland, considers how laws are interpreted and applied. It looks at legislation, court judgments,...

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    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 Apr 2018

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    Legal skills and debates in Scotland
    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 24 Apr 2018
    This free course, Legal skills and debates in Scotland, considers how laws are...
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