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Discussion hub: What is helpful for someone undergoing treatment for cancer?

Discussion hub: What is helpful for someone undergoing treatment for cancer? Copyrighted image Copyright: Oleksandr Marynchenko | Dreamstime.com New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 20 May 2016
Which little kindnesses can you employ to help someone who is undergoing treatment for cancer and their families? Join our discusion forum to have...

Debate: Should we bring the older and younger generations together more?

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Debate: Should we bring the older and younger generations together more? Copyrighted image Copyright: Yurijj77 info | Dreamstime.com
Updated 25 Apr 2016
Do you feel people are unfairly stereotyped on the basis of age? Do you think the older and younger generations have lack or understanding or...

Do we have a right to die?

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Do we have a right to die? Copyrighted image Copyright: Brad Calkins | Dreamstime.com
Updated 27 Jan 2016
Do we have a right to die? What are the moral and ethical implications of assisted suicide?

The booming baby business: Commercial surrogacy in India and beyond

The booming baby business: Commercial surrogacy in India and beyond Copyright free image Copyright free: via Wikimedia
Duration 15 mins Updated 30 Jul 2015
It's still stigmatised, but it's a commercial relationship growing in popularity - and not just in India. Thinking Allowed explores the business of...

Childhood in the Digital Age

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Childhood in the Digital Age Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University
Introductory level Duration 20 mins Updated 29 Jun 2015
When it comes to technology are you an optimist or a pessimist? Are social media changing the way that children form relationships? How is...

Fiscal Responsibility and Monetary Policy

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Fiscal Responsibility and Monetary Policy Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University
Introductory level Duration 25 mins Updated 28 Mar 2014
Why do economies go into recession, and what should policymakers do? How do governments use money to influence the economy?...

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BSc (Honours) Economics and Mathematical Sciences

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BSc (Honours) Economics and Mathematical Sciences Copyrighted image Copyright: Dreamstime
Duration 3600 hours Updated 28 May 2016
Graduates who understand the commercial and economic environment and who are also highly numerate are in short supply. If you enjoy solving...