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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.

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Engineering: The nature of problems

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Intermediate Level Duration 40 hours Updated 28 Jul 2011
Engineering is about extending the horizons of society by solving technical problems, ranging from the meeting of basic human needs for food and...

Engineering: The challenge of temperature

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Intermediate Level Duration 40 hours Updated 22 Jul 2011
Engineering is about extending the horizons of society by solving technical problems, ranging from the meeting of basic human needs for food and...

Introduction to structural integrity

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Advanced Level Duration 20 hours Updated 20 Jul 2011
The I-35W bridge collapse in Minneapolis in August 2007, resulting in at least 13 deaths, illustrates the importance of structural integrity. This...

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MSc in Engineering

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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...

Renewable energy

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Advanced Level Duration 300 hours Updated 26 Apr 2013 Register by 05 Sep 2013
You’ll review the eight main renewable energy technologies and develop your ability to practically apply this knowledge – especially for solar...

Engineering: professions, practice and skills 1

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Introductory Level Duration 300 hours Updated 26 Apr 2013 Register by 09 Jan 2014
This course, which includes a one-week residential school, explores the professional practice and skills of engineers including their ethics and...