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  • Paraphrasing text

    In this free course, Paraphrasing text, you will focus on the process of turning what you are reading into 'your own words', which is an essential...

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    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    15 Aug 2016

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    In this free course, Paraphrasing text, you will focus on the process of turning...
  • English grammar in context

    What are the differences between spoken and written English? Is use of grammar more or less complex than it appears? This free course, English...

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    15 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    24 Mar 2016

  • English grammar in context

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    Advanced level Duration 15 hours Updated 24 Mar 2016
    What are the differences between spoken and written English? Is use of grammar...
  • How to be a critical reader

    In this free course you will focus on how to be a critical reader. Reading critically is an essential skill at university. It means being aware of...

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    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    14 Mar 2016

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    In this free course you will focus on how to be a critical reader. Reading...
  • Summarising text

    In this free course, Summarising text, you will learn how to summarise. Summarising is useful both when completing assignments and while studying.

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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    14 Mar 2016

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    In this free course, Summarising text, you will learn how to summarise....
  • Business English: Researching a new location

    Do you want to relocate to the UK? This free course, Business English: Researching a new location, will help you with the language difficulties...

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    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    14 Mar 2016

  • Business English: Researching a new location

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    Intermediate level Duration 5 hours Updated 14 Mar 2016
    Do you want to relocate to the UK? This free course, Business English: Researching...
  • Business English: Presenting the decision

    Do you want to relocate to the UK? This free course, Business English: Presenting the decision, will help you with the language difficulties that...

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    5 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    11 Mar 2016

  • Business English: Presenting the decision

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    Do you want to relocate to the UK? This free course, Business English: Presenting...
  • How to frame a business case

    This free course, How to frame a business case, looks at reading strategies which help you to frame a business case. In particular, you will learn...

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    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    11 Mar 2016

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    This free course, How to frame a business case, looks at reading strategies which...
  • Exploring the English language

    How has the English language changed over the course of the last 500 years? What are the social and political contexts that have affected how these...

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    9 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    09 Mar 2016

  • Exploring the English language

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    Intermediate level Duration 9 hours Updated 09 Mar 2016
    How has the English language changed over the course of the last 500 years? What...
  • Learning a second language

    In this free course, Learning a second language, we will consider how students learn how to make meaning through learning additional languages...

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    Level: 3 Advanced

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    04 Mar 2016

  • Learning a second language

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    Advanced level Duration 4 hours Updated 04 Mar 2016
    In this free course, Learning a second language, we will consider how students...
  • Am I ready to study in English?

    Even if you feel confident using English in everyday situations, studying in English at higher education level might present extra challenges. This...

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    5 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    17 Feb 2016

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    Even if you feel confident using English in everyday situations, studying in...

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    Certificate of Higher Education in Humanities

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    Certificate of Higher Education in Humanities Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Dreamstime
    Duration 1200 hours Updated 28 Feb 2017
    Why study the arts? Apart from sheer enjoyment, these subjects give you an...

    BA (Honours) English Literature

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    Duration 3600 hours Updated 28 Feb 2017
    English literature is a broad and accessible subject that is important in its own...

    BA (Honours) English Language and Literature

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    Duration 3600 hours Updated 24 Feb 2017
    This degree course offers a stimulating and wide-ranging introduction to English...

    Diploma of Higher Education in Language Studies

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    Duration 2400 hours Updated 28 Feb 2017
    The Diploma of Higher Education in Language Studies aims to equip you with the...

    BA (Honours) Language Studies

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    Duration 3600 hours Updated 28 Feb 2017
    Learning a language and about how languages work, including the English language,...

    MA English part 2

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    Advanced level Duration 600 hours Updated 28 Feb 2017 Register by 03 Feb 2017
    In this course you will produce a dissertation which will provide a satisfying...

    Arts and languages Access module

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    Introductory level Duration 300 hours Updated 28 Feb 2017 Register by 14 Sep 2017
    Increase your confidence, improve your study skills, and prepare yourself for a...

    Reading and studying literature

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    Reading and studying literature Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University/Karen Parker
    Intermediate level Duration 600 hours Updated 28 Feb 2017 Register by 14 Sep 2017
    This module will introduce you to the study of English literature by looking at a...

    MA English part 1

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    MA English part 1 Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University/Karen Parker
    Advanced level Duration 1200 hours Updated 28 Feb 2017 Register by 21 Sep 2017
    Expand on your previous study and prepare for your dissertation through an...

    The arts past and present

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    The arts past and present Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Beauneveu: Giraudon/The Bridgeman Art Library; Kandinsky: © The Art Institute of Chicago. © ADAGP, Paris and DACS, London 2012
    Introductory level Duration 600 hours Updated 28 Feb 2017 Register by 14 Sep 2017
    Study a broad range of arts subject areas (from history to philosophy, music to...
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