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The spaces of politics

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Intermediate level Duration 20 mins Updated 13 Feb 2015
What are the spaces of politics beyond the usual buildings of parliament? Three Open University academics tell us in this video.

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Introducing international development management

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Advanced level Duration 40 hours Updated 23 Mar 2016
If you wonder why, when so much development action is taking place, life seems to stay so bad for so many people and you want to be involved in...

Enacting European Citizenship (ENACT)

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Advanced level Duration 10 hours Updated 01 Feb 2016
The term 'European citizenship' triggers an immediate association with the European Union, its member states, and people who are citizens of those...

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Business, human rights law and corporate social responsibility

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Business, human rights law and corporate social responsibility Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University / Karen Parker
Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 11 Dec 2016 Register by 19 Oct 2017
This course examines the nature of corporate commitment to principles of corporate social responsibility in different contexts and its inter...

Institutional development

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Institutional development Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University/Karen Parker
Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 11 Dec 2016 Register by 31 Mar 2017
This module analyses institutions, identifies their significance for development, examines how to build inter-organisational relationships, and...

Conflict and development

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Conflict and development Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University/Karen Parker
Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 11 Dec 2016 Register by 31 Mar 2017
Combining theoretical concepts with practical tools, this module explores the causes of conflict, the impact conflicts have on development, and...

The development management project

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Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 11 Dec 2016 Register by 31 Mar 2017
This module develops research skills necessary to address a development management problem, typically practice-related, and to make a persuasive...

Development: context and practice

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Development: context and practice Copyrighted image Copyright: Dreamstime
Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 11 Dec 2016 Register by 31 Mar 2017
This module provides a conceptual framework for analysing the complex, contested contexts in which development takes place, and a critical analysis...