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  • Gifting: An OpenLearn reading list Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: tookapic

    Gifting: An OpenLearn reading list

    By The OpenLearn team

    Is it ok to regift? How much effort do you have to put into pretending to like a present? We've dug into the research...

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    22 Dec 2016

  • Gifting: An OpenLearn reading list

    Gifting: An OpenLearn reading list Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: tookapic
    Updated 22 Dec 2016
    Is it ok to regift? How much effort do you have to put into pretending to like a present? We've dug into the research for you.
  • Rio 2016: A Caster Semenya reading list Creative commons image Icon Citizen59 under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    Rio 2016: A Caster Semenya reading list

    By The OpenLearn team

    Caster Semenya's 800 metres victory at Rio hasn't been met with universal acclaim, as it reopens the debate...

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Aug 2016

  • Rio 2016: A Caster Semenya reading list

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    Rio 2016: A Caster Semenya reading list Creative commons image Icon Citizen59 under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 22 Aug 2016
    Caster Semenya's 800 metres victory at Rio hasn't been met with universal acclaim, as it reopens the debate over hyperadrogenic atheletes.
  • The drive to improve patient safety in the NHS in England Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: © Spotmatik | Dreamstime.com - Doctors Nurse senior Female Patient in Hospital Corridor

    The drive to improve patient safety in the NHS in England

    By Dr Richard Holti, John Rowe

    Can patient safety problems be improved by the NHS understanding why and how the error occur instead of blaming the...

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    05 Jul 2016

  • The drive to improve patient safety in the NHS in England

    The drive to improve patient safety in the NHS in England Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: © Spotmatik | Dreamstime.com - Doctors Nurse senior Female Patient in Hospital Corridor
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 05 Jul 2016
    Can patient safety problems be improved by the NHS understanding why and how the error occur instead of blaming the failures on individuals?
  • OpenLearn Live: 23rd June 2016

    By The OpenLearn team

    Did Harold Wilson get 'arold and Albert shifted to win an election? How did Britain become an island? Can you trust...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    23 Jun 2016

  • OpenLearn Live: 23rd June 2016

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Jun 2016
    Did Harold Wilson get 'arold and Albert shifted to win an election? How did Britain become an island? Can you trust an ethicist? Free learning from across...
  • How To Die: Simon's Choice Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Graham Smith - Minnow Films

    How To Die: Simon's Choice

    The dramatic and poignant story of one man facing a heart wrenching decision of whether to end his life at a suicide clinic.

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    11 Mar 2016

  • How To Die: Simon's Choice

    How To Die: Simon's Choice Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Graham Smith - Minnow Films
    Updated 11 Mar 2016
    The dramatic and poignant story of one man facing a heart wrenching decision of whether to end his life at a suicide clinic.
  • The Bottom Line Expert Opinion: Customer Service Creative commons image Icon Richard, via Flickr under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    The Bottom Line Expert Opinion: Customer Service

    By Dr Peter Bloom

    Is a consumer focus appropriate for all business - public as well as private? Peter Bloom discusses customer service...

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    16 Feb 2016

  • The Bottom Line Expert Opinion: Customer Service

    The Bottom Line Expert Opinion: Customer Service Creative commons image Icon Richard, via Flickr under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Updated 16 Feb 2016
    Is a consumer focus appropriate for all business - public as well as private? Peter Bloom discusses customer service in the contemporary age.
  • Should we test drugs on pregnant women? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: PDPics

    Should we test drugs on pregnant women?

    By Emily Anthes

    The idea might seem ridiculous. But as science writer Emily Anthes explains, there's a strong case for testing drugs...

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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    16 Feb 2016

  • Should we test drugs on pregnant women?

    Should we test drugs on pregnant women? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: PDPics
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 16 Feb 2016
    The idea might seem ridiculous. But as science writer Emily Anthes explains, there's a strong case for testing drugs on women who are pregnant.
  • Right to die: what about other circumstances? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Brad Calkins | Dreamstime.com

    Right to die: what about other circumstances?

    By Dr Sam Murphy

    Reasons for individuals chosing to end their life vary - is there one straightforward answer to the question 'do we...

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    29 Jan 2016

  • Right to die: what about other circumstances?

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    Right to die: what about other circumstances? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Brad Calkins | Dreamstime.com
    Updated 29 Jan 2016
    Reasons for individuals chosing to end their life vary - is there one straightforward answer to the question 'do we have the right to die?' or is it more...
  • What are the rules around assisted suicide? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Brad Calkins | Dreamstime.com

    What are the rules around assisted suicide?

    By Dr Sam Murphy

    What are the legalities of assisted suicide, is it accessible for all and should it be?

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    29 Jan 2016

  • What are the rules around assisted suicide?

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    What are the rules around assisted suicide? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Brad Calkins | Dreamstime.com
    Updated 29 Jan 2016
    What are the legalities of assisted suicide, is it accessible for all and should it be?
  • How to Die: Simon's Choice - Discussion Hub Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Brad Calkins | Dreamstime.com

    How to Die: Simon's Choice - Discussion Hub

    Have your say, learn more about the issues and discuss the key themes covered by 'How to Die: Simon's Choice'.

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    29 Jan 2016

  • How to Die: Simon's Choice - Discussion Hub

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    How to Die: Simon's Choice - Discussion Hub Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Brad Calkins | Dreamstime.com
    Updated 29 Jan 2016
    Have your say, learn more about the issues and discuss the key themes covered by 'How to Die: Simon's Choice'.

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  • Marketing in the 21st Century

    This free course, Marketing in the 21st century, offers a managerial perspective on how to deliver more effective marketing in an organisation,...

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    6 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    29 Apr 2016

  • Marketing in the 21st Century

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    Marketing in the 21st Century Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: © Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner. Copyright © Boeing
    Advanced level Duration 6 hours Updated 29 Apr 2016
    This free course, Marketing in the 21st century, offers a managerial perspective...
  • Energy resources: Coal

    During the Industrial Revolution half of the world's coal came from Britain. We still rely heavily on it today to meet our energy needs, but now we...

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    17 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    22 Mar 2016

  • Energy resources: Coal

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    Energy resources: Coal Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Intermediate level Duration 17 hours Updated 22 Mar 2016
    During the Industrial Revolution half of the world's coal came from Britain. We...
  • Creating an ethical organisation

    Businesses are increasingly making explicit their commitment to dealing with ethical concerns. This free course, Creating an ethical organisation,...

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    6 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    11 Feb 2016

  • Creating an ethical organisation

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    Creating an ethical organisation Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Advanced level Duration 6 hours Updated 11 Feb 2016
    Businesses are increasingly making explicit their commitment to dealing with...
  • Plato on tradition and belief

    How can we settle questions of morality or ethics? This free course, Plato on tradition and belief, explores Plato's dialogue, the Laches, to...

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    15 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Jan 2016

  • Plato on tradition and belief

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    Plato on tradition and belief Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Bridgeman Art Library
    Introductory level Duration 15 hours Updated 15 Jan 2016
    How can we settle questions of morality or ethics? This free course, Plato on...

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    Certificate of Higher Education in Working with Young People

    Course Course
    Duration 1200 hours Updated 22 Jan 2017
    Do you have experience of working with young people in informal settings such as...

    Professional Certificate in Accounting

    Course Course
    Duration 600 hours Updated 22 Jan 2017
    This Professional Certificate in Accounting is ideal if you want a route into the...

    Diploma of Higher Education in Working with Young People

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    Diploma of Higher Education in Working with Young People Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University/Karen Parker
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 22 Jan 2017
    This practice-based diploma course is the qualification for you if you’re living...

    Foundation Degree in Working with Young People

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    Foundation Degree in Working with Young People Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Dreamstime
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 22 Jan 2017
    If you work with young people as a volunteer or in a paid role, the Foundation...

    Making your exercise instruction certificate count

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    Intermediate level Duration 300 hours Updated 22 Jan 2017 Register by 05 Jan 2017
    Link your experience as an exercise instructor or exercise professional to...

    Engineering: professions, practice and skills 1

    Course Course
    Introductory level Duration 300 hours Updated 22 Jan 2017 Register by 05 Jan 2017
    This module, which includes a compulsory one-week residential school, explores the...

    Making your coaching certificate count

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    Making your coaching certificate count Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Dreamstime
    Intermediate level Duration 300 hours Updated 22 Jan 2017 Register by 05 Jan 2017
    Develop your practice as a coach by linking your coaching experience to knowledge...

    Exploring philosophy

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    Intermediate level Duration 600 hours Updated 22 Jan 2017 Register by 14 Sep 2017
    Explores fundamental philosophical questions from six key areas: the self;...

    Marketing and society

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    Marketing and society Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University/Karen Parker
    Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 22 Jan 2017 Register by 09 Mar 2017
    Explore the theory and practice of responsible marketing, the interrelated areas...
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