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Free course: Histology

Updated Friday 30th September 2016

OpenLearn is a great place to get an idea of what to expect from Open University study; trying one of our free courses, such as Histology is an ideal starting point.

Valuable resources and preparation for this free course

This free online course will help you understand the basic principles of light microscopy, before introducing you to histology, concentrating on the structure, function and relationship of normal human tissues.

Whether you're taking this free course on FutureLearn or would like to view a variety of related content on OpenLearn, we've collated a range of academic articles, interactives and relevant free courses to support your learning and give you a wider perspective on the subject.

Preparation

Before you start this course you may want to brush up on your Maths, English or Study Skills with our range of free courses.

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