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Weekend Break: Spanish

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Weekend Break: Spanish Creative commons image Credit: Jean-David et Anne-Laure under CC-BY-SA licence
Introductory level Duration 45 mins Updated 09 Jul 2007
One of the first nations to tempt Britons for overseas holidays, Spain offers much more than package tours and sizzling on the beach. Our Weekend...

Weekend Break: German

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Weekend Break: German Copyrighted image Credit: Christinaelsen | Dreamstime.com
Introductory level Duration 45 mins Updated 02 Jul 2007
Whether you're off for a weekend in the Alps, or a slightly racier time in Berlin, our Weekend Break guide will give you the essential basics of...

Weekend Break: French

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Weekend Break: French Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Introductory level Duration 45 mins Updated 24 Jun 2007
Get the most out of your trip to France - take our audio introduction to the language and culture of France with you

CAM Around The World

CAM Around The World Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Jan 2006
How do attitudes and implementation of CAMs vary around the world? Our whistle-stop tour of the globe gives an insight

The price of parenthood

The price of parenthood Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 24 Nov 2005
Having children brings many changes. We consider the price of parenthood

OU on the BBC: Eurofighter - About The Programme

OU on the BBC: Eurofighter - About The Programme Copyrighted image Credit: Used with permission
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 19 Oct 2005
There have been many twists and turns in the journey of the Eurofighter, the most expensive European defence project ever.

OU on the BBC: Renaissance Secrets

OU on the BBC: Renaissance Secrets Copyrighted image Credit: Used with permission
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Sep 2005
The Renaissance wasn't as simple a time as the historical record might suggest...

The City: Urban Legacies

The City: Urban Legacies Copyrighted image Credit: OU
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Jan 2005
What continuity is there between the city in the ancient world and its modern counterparts?

Tremors - Reformation & Counter-reformation Europe

Tremors - Reformation & Counter-reformation Europe Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
The authority of the Catholic Church shattered; Europe reacts: Reformation and Counter-Reformation.

The English Civil War: Tremors - Introduction

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The English Civil War: Tremors - Introduction Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Tristram Hunt introduces the section that explores the gathering rumblings before the war.