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    Approaching literature: Reading Great Expectations

    This free course, Approaching literature: Reading Great Expectations, considers some of the different ways of reading Great Expectations, based on...

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    15 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    11 Jan 2016

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    This free course, Approaching literature: Reading Great Expectations, considers...
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    Information technology: A new era?

    Do the advances in information technology equate to a new industrial revolution? The advances made by IBM, Dell and many other manufacturers have...

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    15 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    07 Aug 2017

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    Do the advances in information technology equate to a new industrial revolution?...
  • Numbers, units and arithmetic

    Do fractions and decimals make you apprehensive about maths? Do you lack confidence in dealing with numbers? If so, then this free course, Numbers,...

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    5 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    23 Jan 2018

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    Numbers, units and arithmetic
    Introductory level Duration 5 hours Updated 23 Jan 2018
    Do fractions and decimals make you apprehensive about maths? Do you lack...
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    Introducing philosophy

    Ever wondered what it would be like to study philosophy? This free course, Introducing philosophy, will introduce you to the teaching methods...

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    22 Jun 2018

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    Ever wondered what it would be like to study philosophy? This free course,...
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    Digital communications

    Optical-fibre communications became commercially viable in the 1970s and innovation continues today. This free course, Digital communications, will...

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    20 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    23 Mar 2016

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    Advanced level Duration 20 hours Updated 23 Mar 2016
    Optical-fibre communications became commercially viable in the 1970s and...
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity

    This free course examines legal approaches to people whose sexual orientation or gender identity does not conform to that of the majority. This...

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    10 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    08 Jun 2017

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    Sexual orientation and gender identity
    Advanced level Duration 10 hours Updated 08 Jun 2017
    This free course examines legal approaches to people whose sexual orientation or...
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    Beginners’ Spanish: food and drink

    Do you want to improve your language skills and communicate more easily and effectively in Spanish? This free course, Beginners’ Spanish: food and...

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    6 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    15 Apr 2018

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    Introductory level Duration 6 hours Updated 15 Apr 2018
    Do you want to improve your language skills and communicate more easily and...
  • 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

    Updated on:

    16 Feb 2016

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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...
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    Making decisions

    Do you hate making decisions? Does the ability of others to make snap decisions really frustrate you? This free course will help you understand...

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    4 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    19 Apr 2018

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    Do you hate making decisions? Does the ability of others to make snap decisions...
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    Note taking in relation to the Social Sciences

    Do you find it difficult to know what is important when taking notes? This free course, Note taking in relation to the Social Sciences, will enable...

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    1 hour

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    24 Feb 2016

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    Do you find it difficult to know what is important when taking notes? This free...
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    The science of nuclear energy

    This free course, The science of nuclear energy, will delve into the science behind nuclear power and explain what happens inside a nuclear reactor...

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    12 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    07 Jun 2018

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    Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 07 Jun 2018
    This free course, The science of nuclear energy, will delve into the science...
  • Am I ready to be a distance learner?

    Distance learning can open up opportunities for study. You might have not studied for a while, you might be returning to education, or you might...

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    3 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    23 Nov 2017

  • Am I ready to be a distance learner?

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    Am I ready to be a distance learner?
    Introductory level Duration 3 hours Updated 23 Nov 2017
    Distance learning can open up opportunities for study. You might have not studied...
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    Managing complexity: A systems approach – introduction

    Do you need to change the way you think when faced with a complex situation? This free course, Managing complexity: A systems approach ...

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    75 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    01 Aug 2012

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    Do you need to change the way you think when faced with a complex situation? This...
  • Second-order differential equations

    This free course is concerned with second-order differential equations. Section 1 introduces some basic principles and terminology. Sections 2 and...

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    16 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    17 Apr 2018

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    Intermediate level Duration 16 hours Updated 17 Apr 2018
    This free course is concerned with second-order differential equations. Section 1...
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    Picturing the family

    Besides being simple mementos, family photographs can offer insights into the past. This free course, Picturing the family, looks at some of the...

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    12 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Jan 2016

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    Besides being simple mementos, family photographs can offer insights into the past...
  • Start writing fiction: characters and stories

    Start writing fiction is a free course that helps you to get started with your own fiction writing, focusing on the central skill of creating...

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    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Jun 2018

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 22 Jun 2018
    Start writing fiction is a free course that helps you to get started with your own...
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    Understanding operations management

    Operations management is one of the central functions of all organisations. This free course, Understanding operations management, will provide you...

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    4 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    25 May 2017

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    Operations management is one of the central functions of all organisations. This...
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    History of reading: An introduction to reading in the past

    This free course, History of reading: An introduction to reading in the past, consists of a series of essays, drawn from material contained in the...

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    1 hour

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    17 Mar 2016

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    This free course, History of reading: An introduction to reading in the past,...
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    Am I ready to study in English?

    Even if you feel confident using English in everyday situations, studying in English at higher education level might present extra challenges. This...

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    5 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    17 Feb 2016

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    Even if you feel confident using English in everyday situations, studying in...
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    Marketing communications as a strategic function

    Marketing communications help to define an organisation's relationship with its customers. This free course, Marketing communications as a...

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    6 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    11 Feb 2016

  • Marketing communications as a strategic function

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    Advanced level Duration 6 hours Updated 11 Feb 2016
    Marketing communications help to define an organisation's relationship with its...
  • An introduction to electronics

    Electronics is fundamental to modern life. Using an interactive website, videos, and easy-to-use electronic circuit design and simulation software,...

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    10 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    14 Jun 2018

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    Intermediate level Duration 10 hours Updated 14 Jun 2018
    Electronics is fundamental to modern life. Using an interactive website, videos,...
  • Lead and manage change in health and social care

    Change is everywhere in health and social care work and can evoke a variety of emotions, from excitement and eager anticipation, to fear and...

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    7 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    09 May 2016

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    Lead and manage change in health and social care
    Advanced level Duration 7 hours Updated 09 May 2016
    Change is everywhere in health and social care work and can evoke a variety of...
  • An introduction to social work in Wales

    Respecting the individuality of each person is a central value of social work but, as the term suggests, social work is not only about individual...

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    10 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Feb 2016

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    An introduction to social work in Wales
    Introductory level Duration 10 hours Updated 12 Feb 2016
    Respecting the individuality of each person is a central value of social work but,...
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    Working with young people: Roles and responsibilities

    In this free course, Working with young people: Roles and responsibilities, we look at the roles that are taken when working with young people. We...

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    12 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    08 Mar 2016

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    In this free course, Working with young people: Roles and responsibilities, we...
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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

  • Creating open educational resources

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    Introductory level Duration 15 hours Updated 01 Apr 2016
    Are you interested in creating your own open educational resources? This free...
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