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  • The lottery of birth

    This free course, The lottery of birth, will look at both the big picture of the ‘lottery of birth’ and the smaller, human stories. You will...

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    12 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    09 Feb 2017

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    Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 09 Feb 2017
    This free course, The lottery of birth, will look at both the big picture of the ...
  • Encouraging book talk in the school library

    As adults we sometimes struggle to justify our feelings about particular books, but children are quite clear about what they like and don't like....

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    4 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    04 Feb 2017

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    Introductory level Duration 4 hours Updated 04 Feb 2017
    As adults we sometimes struggle to justify our feelings about particular books,...
  • The world of the primary school

    Primary education is a dynamic and exciting area to study and become involved in. This free course, The world of the primary school, introduces the...

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    25 Jan 2017

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    Introductory level Duration 8 hours Updated 25 Jan 2017
    Primary education is a dynamic and exciting area to study and become involved in....
  • Teaching citizenship: Work and the economy

    The issue of 'citizenship, work and the economy' is often neglected in everyday discussions of citizenship. But a moment's reflection should...

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    10 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    23 Aug 2016

  • Teaching citizenship: Work and the economy

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    Intermediate level Duration 10 hours Updated 23 Aug 2016
    The issue of 'citizenship, work and the economy' is often neglected in everyday...
  • Play, learning and the brain

    This free course, Play, learning and the brain, examines the area of brain-based learning, with a particular focus on the development of the young...

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    15 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    12 Aug 2016

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    Intermediate level Duration 15 hours Updated 12 Aug 2016
    This free course, Play, learning and the brain, examines the area of brain-based...
  • Parents as partners

    In this free course we look at the notion of parents as partners. We identify a cluster of reasons why partnership is considered important - for...

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    16 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Apr 2016

  • Parents as partners

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    Introductory level Duration 16 hours Updated 15 Apr 2016
    In this free course we look at the notion of parents as partners. We identify a...
  • Children and violence: An introductory, international and interdisciplinary approach

    Children are subject to many forms of adversity, for example, poverty or ill health. However, a significant form of adversity experienced by...

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    20 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    07 Mar 2016

  • Issues in research with children and young people

    This free course, Issues in research with children and young people, considers the aims and range of research with children and young people....

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    7 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    17 Feb 2016

  • Issues in research with children and young people

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    Issues in research with children and young people
    Advanced level Duration 7 hours Updated 17 Feb 2016
    This free course, Issues in research with children and young people, considers the...
  • Knowledge in everyday life

    This free course, Knowledge in everyday life, is designed to help those working with children between the ages of 3 and 8. You will be encouraged...

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    12 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    16 Feb 2016

  • Knowledge in everyday life

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    Intermediate level Duration 12 hours Updated 16 Feb 2016
    This free course, Knowledge in everyday life, is designed to help those working...
  • Understanding early years environments and children’s spaces (Chinese)

    This free course is the Chinese version of Understanding early years environments and children's spaces, which is also available in English.

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    6 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    16 Feb 2016

  • Understanding early years environments and children’s spaces (Chinese)

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    Intermediate level Duration 6 hours Updated 16 Feb 2016
    This free course is the Chinese version of Understanding early years environments...

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    Foundation Degree in Youth Justice (England and Wales)

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    Foundation Degree in Youth Justice (England and Wales) Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Dreamstime
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 24 Feb 2017
    How can we improve the lives of children and young people who are ‘in trouble’?...

    Top-up BA (Honours) Early Years

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    Top-up BA (Honours) Early Years Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University/Karen Parker
    Duration 1200 hours Updated 24 Feb 2017
    This pathway enables experienced practitioners with a Foundation Degree in Early...

    Certificate in Working Together for Children

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    Certificate in Working Together for Children Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Dreamstime
    Duration 600 hours Updated 24 Feb 2017
    Working with children requires practitioners to develop knowledge, skills, and...

    Certificate of Higher Education in Early Years Professional Practice

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    Certificate of Higher Education in Early Years Professional Practice Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University/Karen Parker
    Duration 1200 hours Updated 24 Feb 2017
    If you work with young children aged from birth to seven years and want to develop...

    Certificate of Higher Education in Social Care (Scotland)

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    Certificate of Higher Education in Social Care (Scotland) Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Dreamstime
    Duration 1200 hours Updated 24 Feb 2017
    Are you thinking about going into social work or social care? This certificate...

    Certificate of Higher Education in Social Care (England)

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    Certificate of Higher Education in Social Care (England) Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Dreamstime
    Duration 1200 hours Updated 24 Feb 2017
    Are you thinking about going into social work or social care? This certificate...

    CertHE in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Primary Schools

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    Duration 1200 hours Updated 24 Feb 2017
    Do you work in a primary school supporting children’s learning? This is one of the...

    Foundation Degree in Healthcare Practice

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    Duration 2400 hours Updated 24 Feb 2017
    The role of healthcare support worker is fulfilling and increasingly challenging,...

    Foundation Degree in Primary Teaching and Learning

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    Duration 2400 hours Updated 24 Feb 2017
    Teaching assistants and classroom support staff represent one of the fastest...

    Diploma of Higher Education in Childhood Practice

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    Duration 2400 hours Updated 24 Feb 2017
    The first few years of children’s lives are crucial to their development and...
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