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Radar: What happened next?

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Updated 29 Aug 2014
Since the Second World War, radar systems have become smaller, further, wetter and stealthier. Discover the application of radar in modern life...

Radar: What happened next – Stealthier

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Updated 23 Jul 2014
The Germans took evasive action to avoid radar detection in the Second World War, and the avoidance / detection game has been played ever since.

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Finding information in technology

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Finding information in technology Copyrighted image Credit: Used with permission
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...

Potable water treatment

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Introductory level Duration 20 hours Updated 29 Jul 2011
Without it we are dead! Water is essential, but what processes must it go through to become fit for human consumption? This unit will guide you...

Microelectronic solutions for digital photography

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Advanced level Duration 4 hours Updated 25 Jul 2011
The human eye is a fascinating and complicated device, but how do digital cameras capture images? This unit examines one of the human–machine...

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Duration 1200 hours Updated 17 Sep 2014
If you’re keen to try university study and want to keep your options open, this certificate course is ideal. It’s part of our unique Open...

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Duration 3000 hours Updated 13 Sep 2014
Over 40 per cent of OU students who graduate do so with an Open degree. It’s a statistic we’re proud of – the BA/BSc Open is one of the most...

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Duration 2400 hours Updated 13 Sep 2014
Studying at university level is not just about gaining a degree. We also offer a range of other qualifications, including Certificates and Diplomas...