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Veiling

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Veiling
Intermediate Level Duration 10 hours Updated 22 Jan 2014
This unit explores controversies associated with the practice of ‘veiling’ within Islam. The Islamic ‘veil', be it in the form of the hijab, niqab,...

Getting started on Classical Latin

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Introductory Level Duration 10 hours Updated 12 Dec 2013
Latin is the basis for many languages in the world. This unit will provide you with a general introduction to learning Latin allowing you to assess...

Approaching poetry

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Intermediate Level Duration 20 hours Updated 11 Dec 2013
Do you want to get more out of your reading of poetry? This unit is designed to develop the analytical skills you need for a more in-depth study of...

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Renaissance art reconsidered

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Renaissance art reconsidered Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Advanced Level Duration 600 hours Updated 17 May 2013 Register by 05 Sep 2013
Renaissance art wasn’t just confined to Italy, as traditional courses would have it… discover new social, geographical and subject areas where its...

Making sense of the arts

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Making sense of the arts Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Introductory Level Duration 150 hours Updated 13 May 2013 Register by 14 Oct 2013
Explore some of the key ideas and ways of thinking about the arts – including poetry, history, and art history – while developing your study skills...

The art history residential school

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The art history residential school Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Intermediate Level Duration 150 hours Updated 12 May 2013 Register by 09 May 2014
This art history residential school equips you to interpret artworks in an informed and critical manner, with guided visits to major London museums...