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  • Ada Lovelace Day: 10th October Creative commons image Icon Wikimedia under Creative-Commons license

    Ada Lovelace Day: 10th October

    By Mike Richards

    Marking the day celebrating Ada Lovelace, discover the intriguing story of her life, Charles Babbage, and their...

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    Article

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    10 Oct 2017

  • Ada Lovelace Day: 10th October

    Ada Lovelace Day: 10th October Creative commons image Icon Wikimedia under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 10 Oct 2017
    Marking the day celebrating Ada Lovelace, discover the intriguing story of her life, Charles Babbage, and their role in the 19th century development of...
  • OpenLearn Live: 12th April 2016 Creative commons image Icon brownpau under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    OpenLearn Live: 12th April 2016

    By The OpenLearn team

    The birth of commercial spam, and the customer services stars you probably don't even notice. Free learning from...

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    5 mins

    Updated on:

    12 Apr 2016

  • OpenLearn Live: 12th April 2016

    OpenLearn Live: 12th April 2016 Creative commons image Icon brownpau under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Duration 5 mins Updated 12 Apr 2016
    The birth of commercial spam, and the customer services stars you probably don't even notice. Free learning from across the day.
  • OpenLearn Live: 4th March 2016 Creative commons image Icon Lawrence Berkeley Nat'l Lab - Roy Kaltschmidt, photographer under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license

    OpenLearn Live: 4th March 2016

    By The OpenLearn team

    Supercomputing never went away - it just got more and more super; and 100 years of Dada. Then more free learning...

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    Updated on:

    04 Mar 2016

  • OpenLearn Live: 4th March 2016

    OpenLearn Live: 4th March 2016 Creative commons image Icon Lawrence Berkeley Nat'l Lab - Roy Kaltschmidt, photographer under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
    Updated 04 Mar 2016
    Supercomputing never went away - it just got more and more super; and 100 years of Dada. Then more free learning across the day.
  • The Digital World Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: © Binu Omanakkuttan | Dreamstime.com
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    1 hour

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Aug 2015

  • The Digital World

    The Digital World Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: © Binu Omanakkuttan | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 1 hour Updated 07 Aug 2015
    How has the digital world changed?
  • Designing interactive systems for dogs Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Suemack | Dreamstime.com

    Designing interactive systems for dogs

    By Dr Clara Mancini

    Why is designing interactive systems from a user-centred perspective so important for professional dogs?

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    31 Jul 2013

  • Designing interactive systems for dogs

    Designing interactive systems for dogs Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Suemack | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Updated 31 Jul 2013
    Why is designing interactive systems from a user-centred perspective so important for professional dogs?
  • Animal-Computer Interaction and dogs Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Damedeeso | Dreamstime.com

    Animal-Computer Interaction and dogs

    By Dr Clara Mancini

    Dr Clara Mancini tells us how Animal-Computer Interaction (ACI) is expanding the design of interactive systems beyond...

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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    31 Jul 2013

  • Animal-Computer Interaction and dogs

    Animal-Computer Interaction and dogs Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Damedeeso | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 31 Jul 2013
    Dr Clara Mancini tells us how Animal-Computer Interaction (ACI) is expanding the design of interactive systems beyond the human species.
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    31 May 2012

  • World Class Films - India: Can computers take the teacher out of the classroom?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 31 May 2012
    How does one school in India harness technology to teach pupils living in India’s slums?
  • Jargonbuster Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    08 Dec 2011

  • Jargonbuster

    Jargonbuster Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 08 Dec 2011
    An A to Z of IT and Internet terminology
  • Click On: Web workshop part 3: Adding feeds Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Netvibes
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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 Dec 2011

  • Click On: Web workshop part 3: Adding feeds

    Click On: Web workshop part 3: Adding feeds Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Netvibes
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 06 Dec 2011
    Follow the instructions for adding feeds to your personal portal
  • Give an hour and help someone go digital Creative commons image Icon By hdzimmermann via Flickr under Creative Commons licence. under Creative-Commons license

    Give an hour and help someone go digital

    By The OpenLearn team

    On 30 October, the clocks go back and everyone in the UK has an extra hour. Why not use this hour to transform...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    18 Oct 2011

  • Give an hour and help someone go digital

    Give an hour and help someone go digital Creative commons image Icon By hdzimmermann via Flickr under Creative Commons licence. under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 18 Oct 2011
    On 30 October, the clocks go back and everyone in the UK has an extra hour. Why not use this hour to transform someone’s life by helping them get online? Use...

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  • Machines, minds and computers

    Computers are becoming smarter and may soon become intelligent. This free course, Machines, minds and computers, looks at what intelligence is, how...

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    Free course

    10 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    06 Dec 2017

  • Machines, minds and computers

    Machines, minds and computers Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission Updated content
    Advanced level Duration 10 hours Updated 06 Dec 2017
    Computers are becoming smarter and may soon become intelligent. This free course,...
  • Natural intelligence

    One goal of artificial intelligence is to build machines that can operate in the real world, with all its noise and uncertainty. Much of what we...

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    Free course

    10 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    09 Jun 2017

  • Natural intelligence

    Natural intelligence Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Advanced level Duration 10 hours Updated 09 Jun 2017
    One goal of artificial intelligence is to build machines that can operate in the...
  • Computers and computer systems

    Computers and processors are ubiquitous in everyday life, and they're not only found in your PC. This free course, Computers and computer systems,...

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    Free course

    20 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    25 May 2017

  • Computers and computer systems

    Computers and computer systems Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Intermediate level Duration 20 hours Updated 25 May 2017
    Computers and processors are ubiquitous in everyday life, and they're not only...
  • Crossing the boundary - analogue universe, digital worlds

    How does the computer's peculiar binary world of digital entities differ from our analogue world of colour, sound, taste and touch? This free...

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    Free course

    20 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Apr 2017

  • Crossing the boundary - analogue universe, digital worlds

    Crossing the boundary - analogue universe, digital worlds Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 20 hours Updated 20 Apr 2017
    How does the computer's peculiar binary world of digital entities differ from our...
  • Representing and manipulating data in computers

    Computers are all around us: in cars, kitchen scales, digital cameras, etc. But how do they store the data they hold? This free course,...

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    Free course

    20 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    29 Mar 2016

  • Representing and manipulating data in computers

    Representing and manipulating data in computers Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Intermediate level Duration 20 hours Updated 29 Mar 2016
    Computers are all around us: in cars, kitchen scales, digital cameras, etc. But...

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    Foundation Degree in Computing and IT Practice

    Duration 2400 hours Updated 11 Dec 2017
    The modern world depends on computers and IT systems to function. Gain the skills...

    Diploma of Higher Education in Computing and IT Practice

    Duration 2400 hours Updated 11 Dec 2017
    The modern world depends on computers and IT systems to function. Gain the skills...

    Deterministic and stochastic dynamics

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    Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 04 Dec 2017 Register by 13 Sep 2018
    Deterministic and stochastic dynamicsis designed to be studied as your first...

    Algorithms, data structures and computability

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    Intermediate level Duration 300 hours Updated 04 Dec 2017 Register by 13 Sep 2018
    The aim of this module is to help you become a computational thinker. Formulating...

    Developing statistical thinking

    Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 04 Dec 2017 Register by 15 Mar 2018
    This module will help you develop your knowledge, appreciation and understanding...

    Finite element analysis: basic principles and applications

    Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 04 Dec 2017 Register by 11 Oct 2018
    Engineering is at the heart of modern life. Today engineers use computers and...

    MA Music part 1

    MA Music part 1 Creative commons image Icon lothlaurien under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Advanced level Duration 600 hours Updated 04 Dec 2017 Register by 20 Sep 2018
    This module is the first part of the MA in Music, which is taught and assessed...
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