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  • 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

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    24 Apr 2018

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    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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    What is good writing?

    Does the idea of essay writing put you off the idea of studying? This free course, What is good writing?, will help you to realise that essays are...

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    12 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    24 Jan 2018

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    Does the idea of essay writing put you off the idea of studying? This free course,...
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    Future energy demand and supply

    When you consider that the global annual consumption of primary energy increased more than ten-fold during the 20th Century, the importance of...

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    13 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    26 Sep 2018

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    When you consider that the global annual consumption of primary energy increased...
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    Managing my investments

    Gain the skills to manage your investments: analyse portfolio risk and plan your pension, with this free online course.

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    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    12 Oct 2016

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 12 Oct 2016
    Gain the skills to manage your investments: analyse portfolio risk and plan your...
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    Systems thinking and practice

    What is systems thinking and practice? The essence of systems thinking and practice is in 'seeing' the world in a particular way, because how you ...

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    8 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    29 Mar 2016

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    What is systems thinking and practice? The essence of systems thinking and...
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    Work and mental health

    Although being at work during periods of mental illness can be difficult for those with mental health problems, most people with these difficulties...

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    5 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    21 Mar 2016

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    Intermediate level Duration 5 hours Updated 21 Mar 2016
    Although being at work during periods of mental illness can be difficult for those...
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    Working with our environment: an introduction

    Global warming: are we responsible? Is our environmental impact damaging the planet? This free course, Working with our environment: an...

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    11 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    30 Mar 2016

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    Global warming: are we responsible? Is our environmental impact damaging the...
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    Medicine transformed: on access to healthcare

    Access to healthcare is important to all of us. Did the arrival of state medicine in the twentieth century mean that everyone had access to good...

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    15 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    14 Apr 2016

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    Access to healthcare is important to all of us. Did the arrival of state medicine...
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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

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    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...
  • Crimes of the powerful

    This free course examines the complexities of, and barriers to, setting new criminological research agendas by considering the difficulties...

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    2 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    21 Sep 2018

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    This free course examines the complexities of, and barriers to, setting new...
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    Early modern Europe: an introduction

    The early modern period from 1500 to 1780 is one of the most engaging periods for historical study. Beginning with the upheavals of the Reformation...

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    10 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    12 Mar 2018

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    Intermediate level Duration 10 hours Updated 12 Mar 2018
    The early modern period from 1500 to 1780 is one of the most engaging periods for...
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    Planning a project

    Gantt charts, critical path analysis, SMART objectives and estimation skills are just some of the topics covered in this free course, Planning a...

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    8 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    09 Jun 2016

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    Gantt charts, critical path analysis, SMART objectives and estimation skills are...
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    Cell signalling

    This free course, Cell signalling, explains the general principles of signal transduction and specifically, how even the simplest organisms can...

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    12 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    24 Mar 2016

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    This free course, Cell signalling, explains the general principles of signal...
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    The molecular world

    From diamonds to dynamite, everything involves a chemical reaction. This free course, The molecular world, introduces you to the concepts and...

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    20 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    22 Mar 2016

  • The molecular world

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    Intermediate level Duration 20 hours Updated 22 Mar 2016
    From diamonds to dynamite, everything involves a chemical reaction. This free...
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    Assessment in secondary mathematics

    This free course, Assessment in secondary mathematics, will identify and explore some of the key issues around assessing mathematics in secondary...

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    11 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    22 Jun 2016

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    Advanced level Duration 11 hours Updated 22 Jun 2016
    This free course, Assessment in secondary mathematics, will identify and explore...
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    Gaelic in modern Scotland

    Modern Scotland is a multi-lingual country. Gaelic, Scots and English, along with newer introductions from Europe and beyond, all influence the way...

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    15 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    10 Mar 2016

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    Modern Scotland is a multi-lingual country. Gaelic, Scots and English, along with...
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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

    Updated on:

    01 Feb 2018

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    This free course, Watching the weather, describes how meteorological observations...
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    Taking your first steps into higher education

    What is university study like? Is it for me? If you are asking yourself these questions, this free course is for you. Taking your first steps into...

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    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    05 Jul 2018

  • Taking your first steps into higher education

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 05 Jul 2018
    What is university study like? Is it for me? If you are asking yourself these...
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    Active, healthy lifestyles

    In this free course, Active, healthy lifestyles, which is aimed at teachers of Physical Education, we begin by looking at some of the common...

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    10 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Mar 2016

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    In this free course, Active, healthy lifestyles, which is aimed at teachers of...
  • 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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    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 Apr 2018

  • Scottish courts and the law

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    Scottish courts and the law
    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 24 Apr 2018
    This free course, Scottish courts and the law, explores the role, function and...
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    Data and processes in computing

    This free course, Data and processes in computing, will help you to understand the forms of data that are handled by software and look at the...

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    14 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    08 Apr 2016

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    This free course, Data and processes in computing, will help you to understand the...
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    Workplace learning with coaching and mentoring

    In this free course, Workplace learning with coaching and mentoring, you will consider theoretical and practical issues in planning and managing...

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    9 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    22 Aug 2016

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    Teaching assistants: support in action

    Teaching assistants are an important resource in education. This free course, Teaching assistants: support in action, looks at how the role has...

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    4 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Jul 2016

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    Teaching assistants are an important resource in education. This free course,...
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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

    Updated on:

    22 Feb 2018

  • Design

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    Introductory level Duration 28 hours Updated 22 Feb 2018
    This free course looks at the process of design, from assessing the complexity of...
  • Supply chain sustainability

    To survive in today’s competitive environment, organisations need not only have an efficient and effective supply chain for the context in which...

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Dec 2017

  • Supply chain sustainability

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    Supply chain sustainability
    Introductory level Duration 8 hours Updated 19 Dec 2017
    To survive in today’s competitive environment, organisations need not only have an...
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