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  • Introducing the philosophy of religion

    In this free course, Introducing the philosophy of religion, Timothy Chappell, Professor of Philosophy, asks what the words 'God' and 'religion'...

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    12 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    05 Feb 2016

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    Intermediate level Duration 12 hours Updated 05 Feb 2016
    In this free course, Introducing the philosophy of religion, Timothy Chappell,...
  • Play, learning and the brain

    This free course, Play, learning and the brain, examines the area of brain-based learning, with a particular focus on the development of the young...

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    15 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    12 Oct 2017

  • Play, learning and the brain

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    Intermediate level Duration 15 hours Updated 12 Oct 2017
    This free course, Play, learning and the brain, examines the area of brain-based...
  • James Clerk Maxwell

    James Clerk Maxwell (1831-1879) is arguably the father of electromagnetism, and unarguably one of the greatest physicists ever. Einstein called...

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    10 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    03 Mar 2016

  • James Clerk Maxwell

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    Advanced level Duration 10 hours Updated 03 Mar 2016
    James Clerk Maxwell (1831-1879) is arguably the father of electromagnetism, and...
  • Looking globally: the future of education

    In this free course you will explore three big themes that are challenging the world itself and therefore education: the environment, demographic...

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    24 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    09 Nov 2017

  • Looking globally: the future of education

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    Advanced level Duration 24 hours Updated 09 Nov 2017
    In this free course you will explore three big themes that are challenging the...
  • Identity in question

    Why is identity important and how are identities formed? This free course, Identity in question, looks at the many different ways in which identity...

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    12 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    04 Mar 2016

  • Identity in question

    Identity in question Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 04 Mar 2016
    Why is identity important and how are identities formed? This free course,...
  • 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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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Nov 2017

  • Legal skills and debates in Scotland

    Legal skills and debates in Scotland Updated content
    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 21 Nov 2017
    This free course, Legal skills and debates in Scotland, considers how laws are...
  • An introduction to complex numbers

    In this free course, An introduction to complex numbers, you will learn how complex numbers are defined, examine their geometric representation and...

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    Free course

    16 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    15 Mar 2016

  • An introduction to complex numbers

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    Advanced level Duration 16 hours Updated 15 Mar 2016
    In this free course, An introduction to complex numbers, you will learn how...
  • Dance skills

    Dance communicates ideas through movement and is an expressive art form. Students need to learn how to use their body in a safe and healthy way,...

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    12 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    12 Oct 2017

  • Dance skills

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    Intermediate level Duration 12 hours Updated 12 Oct 2017
    Dance communicates ideas through movement and is an expressive art form. Students...
  • 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

    Updated on:

    18 Aug 2017

  • Crimes of the powerful

    Crimes of the powerful
    Advanced level Duration 2 hours Updated 18 Aug 2017
    This free course examines the complexities of, and barriers to, setting new...
  • Learning to learn: Exploring learning

    In this free course, Learning to learn: Exploring learning, we encourage you to consider two additional perspectives that can illuminate your...

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    Free course

    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Mar 2016

  • Learning to learn: Exploring learning

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    Introductory level Duration 8 hours Updated 21 Mar 2016
    In this free course, Learning to learn: Exploring learning, we encourage you to...
  • In the night sky: Orion

    In this free course, In the night sky: Orion, you will explore the night sky, discover how stars formed and find out about exoplanets, all through...

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    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    23 Feb 2017

  • In the night sky: Orion

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 23 Feb 2017
    In this free course, In the night sky: Orion, you will explore the night sky,...
  • Childhood in the digital age

    This free course, Childhood in the digital age, delves into the lives of children and discuss the potential benefits and limitations of technology...

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    12 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Oct 2017

  • Childhood in the digital age

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    Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 20 Oct 2017
    This free course, Childhood in the digital age, delves into the lives of children...
  • Learning to change

    This free course, Learning to change, is for people who are thinking about making changes in their lives, such as returning to study or taking a...

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    100 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    08 Apr 2013

  • Learning to change

    Learning to change Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 100 hours Updated 08 Apr 2013
    This free course, Learning to change, is for people who are thinking about making...
  • 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

    Updated on:

    09 Mar 2016

  • English in the world today

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    Introductory level Duration 8 hours Updated 09 Mar 2016
    How did English become the global force it is today? This free course, English in...
  • Exercise and mental health

    Each year thousands of pounds are spent on medications to treat conditions such as anxiety and depression. These medications often have negative...

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    2 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    10 Oct 2017

  • Exercise and mental health

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    Intermediate level Duration 2 hours Updated 10 Oct 2017
    Each year thousands of pounds are spent on medications to treat conditions such as...
  • Vaccination

    Vaccinations are now considered a part of everyday life, but how do they work? Vaccination is a free course that will help those with a background...

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    14 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    20 Mar 2017

  • Vaccination

    Vaccination Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Intermediate level Duration 14 hours Updated 20 Mar 2017
    Vaccinations are now considered a part of everyday life, but how do they work?...
  • Maths for Science

    Observation, measurement and the recording of data are central activities in science. Speculation and the development of new theories are crucial...

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    Free course

    14 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Mar 2016

  • Maths for Science

    Maths for Science Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 14 hours Updated 22 Mar 2016
    Observation, measurement and the recording of data are central activities in...
  • Philosophy: The nature of persons

    What is a person? This free course, Philosophy: The nature of persons, examines this philosophical question concerning the nature of personhood....

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    Free course

    15 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    14 Apr 2016

  • Philosophy: The nature of persons

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    Advanced level Duration 15 hours Updated 14 Apr 2016
    What is a person? This free course, Philosophy: The nature of persons, examines...
  • What is heritage?

    What is heritage? This free course will introduce you to the concept of heritage and its critical study, exploring the role of heritage in both...

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    10 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jul 2016

  • What is heritage?

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    Introductory level Duration 10 hours Updated 28 Jul 2016
    What is heritage? This free course will introduce you to the concept of heritage...
  • Working with dilemmas

    Dilemmas are part of the fabric of organisational and individual life; these are often presented as the choice between two (or more) equally...

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    Free course

    4 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    21 Apr 2016

  • Working with dilemmas

    Working with dilemmas
    Advanced level Duration 4 hours Updated 21 Apr 2016
    Dilemmas are part of the fabric of organisational and individual life; these are...
  • 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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    Free course

    4 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Aug 2017

  • Beginners’ Italian: food and drink

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    Introductory level Duration 4 hours Updated 01 Aug 2017
    This free course, Beginners' Italian: food and drink, focuses on buying drinks and...
  • The Scottish Parliament and law making

    This free course, The Scottish Parliament and law making, explores the law making powers of the Scottish Parliament and examines its place in the...

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    16 Oct 2017

  • The Scottish Parliament and law making

    The Scottish Parliament and law making
    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 16 Oct 2017
    This free course, The Scottish Parliament and law making, explores the law making...
  • Public health approaches to infectious disease

    This free course, Public health approaches to infectious disease, reviews the current global burden of infectious disease, the public health...

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    Free course

    3 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    03 Mar 2016

  • Public health approaches to infectious disease

    Public health approaches to infectious disease Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: copyright © WHO/TDR/Martel
    Introductory level Duration 3 hours Updated 03 Mar 2016
    This free course, Public health approaches to infectious disease, reviews the...
  • 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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    Free course

    15 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Apr 2016

  • Creating open educational resources

    Creating open educational resources Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 15 hours Updated 01 Apr 2016
    Are you interested in creating your own open educational resources? This free...
  • Art and visual culture: Medieval to modern

    What is art? What is visual culture? How have they changed through history? This free course, Art and visual culture: Medieval to modern, explores...

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    Free course

    10 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    06 Jan 2016

  • Art and visual culture: Medieval to modern

    Art and visual culture: Medieval to modern
    Intermediate level Duration 10 hours Updated 06 Jan 2016
    What is art? What is visual culture? How have they changed through history? This...
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