Skip to content

Pages tagged 'culture'

We have 15 pages tagged as 'culture'

Related tags:

Filter pages by:

More filter options

Explore.
Watch, listen, debate & discover with our experts

RSS Icon
  • Methods in Motion: The things we don't know Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: US Department of Defense /James M. Bowman

    Methods in Motion: The things we don't know

    By Dr Jane McCarthy

    As debates about 'truth' continue to hit the headlines, sociologist and Visiting Fellow Dr Jane McCarthy explores...

    Read now: Methods in Motion: The things we don't know about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Sep 2017

  • Methods in Motion: The things we don't know

    Methods in Motion: The things we don't know Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: US Department of Defense /James M. Bowman
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 12 Sep 2017
    As debates about 'truth' continue to hit the headlines, sociologist and Visiting Fellow Dr Jane McCarthy explores what we 'don’t know' in cross-cultural...
  • What can emoji teach us about human civilization?

    By Dr Philip Seargeant

    Is emoji another example of the dumbing-down of our language and culture or is there a more educational purpose to...

    Read now: What can emoji teach us about human civilization? about Managing projects through people

    Article

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    18 Jul 2017

  • What can emoji teach us about human civilization?

    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 18 Jul 2017
    Is emoji another example of the dumbing-down of our language and culture or is there a more educational purpose to the little pictures used to communicate?
  • Hafan: What do you know about Welsh language and culture? Creative commons image Icon Sequence under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license

    Hafan: What do you know about Welsh language and culture?

    By Dr Hugh Mackay

    The future of Wales is as exciting as its past. Take our challenge, listen to stories from the locals and get to...

    Take part now: Hafan: What do you know about Welsh language and culture? about Managing projects through people

    Activity

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    31 Jan 2017

  • Hafan: What do you know about Welsh language and culture?

    Featuring: Activity Activity
    Hafan: What do you know about Welsh language and culture? Creative commons image Icon Sequence under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 31 Jan 2017
    The future of Wales is as exciting as its past. Take our challenge, listen to stories from the locals and get to grips with Welsh culture and language.
  • Reeta Chakrabarti on language and culture Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Richard Gardner/REX/Shutterstock

    Reeta Chakrabarti on language and culture

    By Reeta Chakrabarti

    Schools in Birmingham and Kolkata; time as a student in Oxford and France - growing up, Reeta Chakrabarti was exposed...

    Listen now: Reeta Chakrabarti on language and culture about Managing projects through people

    Audio

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Jun 2016

  • Reeta Chakrabarti on language and culture

    Featuring: Audio Audio
    Reeta Chakrabarti on language and culture Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Richard Gardner/REX/Shutterstock
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 09 Jun 2016
    Schools in Birmingham and Kolkata; time as a student in Oxford and France - growing up, Reeta Chakrabarti was exposed to a lot of cultures and languages. In...
  • Language variety all but disappears from the Eurovision song contest Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 May 2016

  • Language variety all but disappears from the Eurovision song contest

    Language variety all but disappears from the Eurovision song contest Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 13 May 2016
    Why has the English language dominated the Eurovision Song Contest once more? Fernando Rosell-Aguilar explores what the competition holds this year.
  • Are things changing in world rugby? Creative commons image Icon Landrover [CC BY 2.0] via Flickr Creative Commons under Creative-Commons license

    Are things changing in world rugby?

    By Professor Kath Woodward

    The Rugby World Cup 2015 - plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose? Kath Woodward discusses the social side of...

    Read now: Are things changing in world rugby? about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Oct 2015

  • Are things changing in world rugby?

    Are things changing in world rugby? Creative commons image Icon Landrover [CC BY 2.0] via Flickr Creative Commons under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Oct 2015
    The Rugby World Cup 2015 - plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose? Kath Woodward discusses the social side of sport.
  • Dancing to the rhythm of cultures Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Shutterstock
    Article

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 Sep 2015

  • Dancing to the rhythm of cultures

    Dancing to the rhythm of cultures Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Shutterstock
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 24 Sep 2015
    Spain exhibits a vast array of traditional dances all over the country. 
  • Languages and the refugee crisis Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Council of Europe

    Languages and the refugee crisis

    By Mara Fuertes-Gutiérrez

    Can the European Day of Languages impact the linguistic challenges in Europe's current refugee crisis? Mara...

    Read now: Languages and the refugee crisis about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    22 Sep 2015

  • Languages and the refugee crisis

    Languages and the refugee crisis Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Council of Europe
    Intermediate level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Sep 2015
    Can the European Day of Languages impact the linguistic challenges in Europe's current refugee crisis? Mara Fuertes-Gutiérrez discusses the...
  • Thinking Allowed: The Harvard Business School and the cultural history of pain Creative commons image Icon The Open University | Image: Stephen Collins under Creative-Commons license
    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Feb 2015

  • Thinking Allowed: The Harvard Business School and the cultural history of pain

    Thinking Allowed: The Harvard Business School and the cultural history of pain Creative commons image Icon The Open University | Image: Stephen Collins under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 09 Feb 2015
    This week's Thinking Allowed focuses on the complex moral world of Harvard Business School and the cultural history of pain. 
  • Organising today: Stewarding and responding to ‘the people’ Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: 38 degrees
    Article

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Apr 2014

  • Organising today: Stewarding and responding to ‘the people’

    Organising today: Stewarding and responding to ‘the people’ Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: 38 degrees
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 09 Apr 2014
    38 degrees aims to bring people together to take action on the issues that matter to them. Participation Now researcher Nick Mahony talked to Becky Jarvis...

    Become an OU student.
    Change your life with a qualification

    RSS Icon

    Discovering Wales and Welsh

    Course Course
    Introductory level Updated 16 Oct 2017 Register by 01 Jan 2018
    Discovering Wales and Welsh is a 100-hour online course for anyone interested in...
    Page 1 of 2