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Small Data: 21st Century station openings

Small Data: 21st Century station openings Creative commons image Credit: Ian Roberts under CC-BY-SA licence New content
Updated 17 Apr 2014
There have been over seventy rail and light rail stations opened in the UK since the start of the century. Small Data gathers them in one place.

What do I need to know about Heartbleed?

What do I need to know about Heartbleed? Creative commons image Credit: The Open University; original logo copyright Heartbleed.com New content
Updated 11 Apr 2014
There's a lot of advice and confusion about the Heartbleed security flaw - what do you need to know? And what do you need to do?

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People-centred designing

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People-centred designing Copyrighted image Credit: Used with permission
Introductory Level Duration 12 hours Updated 05 Mar 2014
Designed products surround us all and range from bus tickets to buildings. This unit focuses firmly on usability and the increasingly important...

Design

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Design Copyrighted image Credit: Used with permission
Introductory Level Duration 28 hours Updated 10 Dec 2013
This unit looks at the process of design – from assessing the complexity of design as an activity, to exposing the difficulty in making general...

Finding information in technology

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Introductory Level Duration 9 hours Updated 26 Nov 2013
The internet provides a world of information, but how do you find what you are looking for? This unit will help you discover the meaning of...

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MSc in Engineering

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MSc in Engineering Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Duration 1950 hours Updated 21 Jun 2013
Our accredited MSc in Engineering builds on previous study and offers you an opportunity to research an engineering topic in depth.This MSc in...

Design essentials

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Design essentials Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Intermediate Level Duration 600 hours Updated 19 Jun 2013 Register by 05 Sep 2013
Gain the skills for research, planning and development of a design project as well as the ability to translate your design ideas into well...

Digital film school

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Digital film school Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Introductory Level Duration 100 hours Updated 26 May 2013 Register by 24 Sep 2013
This practical introduction is suitable for newcomers to video as well as those with some experience of digital film-making, and will develop your...