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The value of coffee
Duration 3 hours
Updated 27 Jun 2016
This free course explores the economic and cultural value of coffee. You will follow the chain of processes that connect the drink you enjoy on a...
Constitutions in transition
Duration 10 hours
Updated 10 May 2016
This free course, Constitutions in transition, explores and compares the development of four nation-state constitutions from around the world:...
China and the USA: cooperation or conflict?
Duration 15 hours
Updated 08 Apr 2016
This free course explores the relationship between China and the United States and analyses whether China’s rapid rise will lead to greater...
Become an OU student.
Change your life with a qualification
Duration 3600 hours
Updated 28 Sep 2016
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...