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Assessing children's abilities

Assessing children's abilities Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 13 Jun 2007
How do psychologists use standardised tests when working with children?

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Changes in Science Education

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Changes in Science Education Copyrighted image Credit: Used with permission
Intermediate level Duration 20 hours Updated 31 May 2011
Providing an overview of current issues in UK science education, this unit examines what type of science the curriculum should cover and for what...

Structural Integrity: Materials Testing

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Structural Integrity: Materials Testing Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University 2009
Advanced level Duration 50 mins Updated 11 Feb 2010
How is safety built into the design of new structures? What sort of tests are used to ascertain the safety of proposed designs? Structural...

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Certificate of Higher Education in Healthcare Sciences

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Certificate of Higher Education in Healthcare Sciences Copyrighted image Credit: Irochka | Dreamstime.com Updated content
Duration 1200 hours Updated 17 Sep 2014
If you’re already employed in a healthcare setting, the Certificate of Higher Education in Healthcare Sciences will help you develop the essential...

Diploma of Higher Education in Paramedic Sciences

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Diploma of Higher Education in Paramedic Sciences Copyrighted image Credit: Irochka | Dreamstime.com Updated content
Duration 2400 hours Updated 17 Sep 2014
This DipHE course has been specially developed for staff working in a variety of paramedic support settings, such as emergency response units. It...

Diploma of Higher Education in Childhood Practice

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Diploma of Higher Education in Childhood Practice Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker Updated content
Duration 2400 hours Updated 17 Sep 2014
The first few years of children’s lives are crucial to their development and opportunities in later life – and the adults who work with them are...

Foundation Degree in Paramedic Sciences

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Foundation Degree in Paramedic Sciences Copyrighted image Credit: Irochka | Dreamstime.com Updated content
Duration 2400 hours Updated 17 Sep 2014
This foundation degree has been specially developed for staff working in a variety of paramedic support settings, such as emergency response units....

Foundation Degree in Early Years

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Foundation Degree in Early Years Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker Updated content
Duration 2400 hours Updated 17 Sep 2014
The first few years of children’s lives are crucial to their development and opportunities in later life – and the adults who work with them are...

Foundations for social work practice

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Foundations for social work practice Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker Updated content
Introductory level Duration 600 hours Updated 17 Sep 2014 Register by 08 Jan 2015
This course for Social Work students in Wales develops the foundation knowledge and skills of social work – emphasising needs assessment, and...

Foundations for social work practice

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Foundations for social work practice Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker Updated content
Introductory level Duration 600 hours Updated 17 Sep 2014 Register by 08 Jan 2015
Develop the foundation knowledge and skills of social work, with particular emphasis on key roles: Prepare for assessment of need; and Support...

Algorithms, data structures and computability

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Algorithms, data structures and computability Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker Updated content
Intermediate level Duration 300 hours Updated 17 Sep 2014 Register by 18 Sep 2014
You will learn how to take a problem and state it precisely using an algorithm so that it can be solved with a computer.

The early years: developing practice (APEL route)

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The early years: developing practice (APEL route) Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker Updated content
Introductory level Duration 600 hours Updated 17 Sep 2014 Register by 08 Jan 2015
This APEL route and its assessment will enable you to consider the knowledge and understanding you have gained through your experience of working...

Structural integrity: designing against failure

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Structural integrity: designing against failure Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker Updated content
Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 17 Sep 2014 Register by 18 Sep 2014
This engineering module covers design and assessment of components and structures under load – exploring stress analysis, materials behaviour, and...