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Cybercrime: What does it mean?

Cybercrime: What does it mean? Creative commons image Credit: The Open University New content
Updated 29 Oct 2014
Explore different types of cybercrime with this collection of animated videos.

The Internet: It's not all bad

The Internet: It's not all bad Copyrighted image Credit: Flynt | Dreamstime.com New content
Updated 28 Oct 2014
Don’t be afraid of the Internet; be wary, be cautious, but keep on using it. By taking some simple steps you can greatly reduce the risk to...

Spam, phishing and spoofing

Spam, phishing and spoofing Creative commons image Credit: kleuske under CC BY-SA 2.0 licence New content
Updated 28 Oct 2014
Learn how to protect yourself against those who attempt to lure you to disclose confidential information. 

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Introduction to computer forensics and investigations

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Intermediate level Duration 6 hours Updated 18 Sep 2014
This unit is an easy introduction to some of the issues both in data privacy and computer forensics - with a few easily available tools people can...

Introduction to computational thinking

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Introduction to computational thinking
Intermediate level Duration 12 hours Updated 10 Jun 2014
You will learn about algorithms and abstraction, and encounter some applications of computational thinking in various disciplines, ranging from...

Data and processes in computing

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Intermediate level Duration 14 hours Updated 05 Mar 2014
This unit will help you to understand the forms of data that are handled by software and look at the various processes that can be applied to the...

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Software engineering

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Software engineering Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker Updated content
Masters level Duration 300 hours Updated 31 Oct 2014 Register by 17 Oct 2014
Explore the advanced concepts and techniques used throughout the software life cycle, for the effective production and management of large, complex...