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Opening the wardrobe: The blogs

Opening the wardrobe: The blogs Copyrighted image Credit: © Olegd | Dreamstime.com
Updated 01 Nov 2013
Read the expert blogs that support the online sustainable clothing event as part of the ESRC’s Festival of Social Science.

Ethical luxury?

Ethical luxury? Creative commons image Credit: Versesalmio under CC-BY-SA licence
Intermediate level Duration 10 mins Updated 22 Oct 2013
Can you live a life of luxury - and still claim to be living an ethical life?

Shop ethically - and bring individuality back into your wardrobe

Shop ethically - and bring individuality back into your wardrobe Copyrighted image Credit: Stylewithheart
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Oct 2013
Having an ecological, ethical wardrobe doesn't mean turning your back on style - far from it, in fact...

The Bottom Line - The business of education

The Bottom Line - The business of education Copyrighted image Credit: 3desc | Dreamstime.com
Introductory level Updated 28 Mar 2013
Education as a business is the subject of discussion this week with Evan Davis and guests.

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Marketing in the 21st Century

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Marketing in the 21st Century Copyrighted image Credit: © Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner. Copyright © Boeing
Masters level Duration 6 hours Updated 10 Feb 2014
This unit offers a managerial perspective of how to deliver more effective marketing in an organisation, regardless of whether it is based in the...

Energy resources: Coal

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Energy resources: Coal Copyrighted image Credit: Used with permission
Intermediate level Duration 17 hours Updated 15 Sep 2011
During the Indistrial 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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Certificate in End-of-Life Care

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Certificate in End-of-Life Care Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker Updated content
Duration 600 hours Updated 30 Jul 2014
How do we approach death and dying at an individual level? How do we understand it within a wider social context? What are the ethical dilemmas...

Certificate of Higher Education in Working with Young People

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Certificate of Higher Education in Working with Young People Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker Updated content
Duration 1200 hours Updated 30 Jul 2014
Do you have experience of working with young people in informal settings such as youth clubs, youth organisations like the Guides or Scouts, or...

Professional Certificate in Accounting

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Professional Certificate in Accounting Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker Updated content
Duration 600 hours Updated 30 Jul 2014
This Professional Certificate in Accounting is ideal if you want a route into the accountancy profession, or if you need fundamental accounting...

Diploma of Higher Education in Working with Young People

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Diploma of Higher Education in Working with Young People Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker Updated content
Duration 2400 hours Updated 30 Jul 2014
This practice-based diploma course is the qualification for you if you’re living and working in Scotland and have recent experience of working with...

Foundation Degree in Financial Services

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Foundation Degree in Financial Services Copyrighted image Credit: Dreamstime Updated content
Duration 2400 hours Updated 30 Jul 2014
With global financial markets and personal finances making the headlines daily, there’s never been a more exciting time to study finance and...

Foundation Degree in Working with Young People

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Foundation Degree in Working with Young People Copyrighted image Credit: Dreamstime Updated content
Duration 2400 hours Updated 30 Jul 2014
If you work with young people as a volunteer or in a paid role, the Foundation Degree in Working with Young People will enhance your skills and...

Diploma of Higher Education in Financial Services

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Diploma of Higher Education in Financial Services Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker Updated content
Duration 2400 hours Updated 30 Jul 2014
With global financial markets and personal finances making the headlines daily, there’s never been a more exciting time to study finance and...

Engineering: professions, practice and skills 1

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Engineering: professions, practice and skills 1 Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker Updated content
Introductory level Duration 300 hours Updated 30 Jul 2014 Register by 08 Jan 2015
This module, which includes a compulsory one-week residential school, explores the professional practice and skills of engineers including their...

Making your coaching certificate count

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Making your coaching certificate count Copyrighted image Credit: Dreamstime Updated content
Intermediate level Duration 300 hours Updated 30 Jul 2014 Register by 08 Jan 2015
Develop your practice as a coach by linking your coaching experience to knowledge of training standards, professionalism, ethics, models of...

Making your exercise instruction certificate count

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Making your exercise instruction certificate count Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker Updated content
Intermediate level Duration 300 hours Updated 30 Jul 2014 Register by 08 Jan 2015
Link your experience as an exercise instructor or exercise professional to knowledge of training standards, professionalism, ethics, models of...