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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,...

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...

Art and Visual Culture: Medieval to Modern

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Art and Visual Culture: Medieval to Modern
Intermediate Level Duration 10 hours Updated 21 Nov 2013
What is art? What is visual culture? How have they changed through history? This unit explores the fundamental issues raised by the study of...

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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...

Inside music

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Inside music Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Intermediate Level Duration 600 hours Updated 05 May 2013 Register by 05 Sep 2013
This course is an introduction to the principles of music where you'll examine the fundamentals of Western music and develop a more detailed...

MA in Music

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MA in Music Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Duration 1800 hours Updated 21 Apr 2013
The MA develops your research and analytical skills while exploring the latest contemporary thinking and debates about the digital humanities and...