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  • The lottery of birth

    This free course, The lottery of birth, will look at both the big picture of the ‘lottery of birth’ and the smaller, human stories. You will...

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    12 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    09 Feb 2017

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    Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 09 Feb 2017
    This free course, The lottery of birth, will look at both the big picture of the ...
  • Improving aerobic fitness

    Aerobic fitness is integral to successful sports performance and to maintaining good health. But what sort of exercise should you be doing to...

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    2 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Feb 2017

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    Introductory level Duration 2 hours Updated 07 Feb 2017
    Aerobic fitness is integral to successful sports performance and to maintaining...
  • Understanding service improvement in healthcare

    This free course, Understanding service improvement in healthcare, will help you to understand what people mean by the terms ‘service’ and ...

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    10 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    14 Sep 2016

  • Understanding service improvement in healthcare

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    Advanced level Duration 10 hours Updated 14 Sep 2016
    This free course, Understanding service improvement in healthcare, will help you...
  • Gene testing

    This free course, Gene testing, looks at three different uses of genetic testing: pre-natal diagnosis, childhood testing and adult testing. Such...

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    4 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    05 Aug 2016

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    Introductory level Duration 4 hours Updated 05 Aug 2016
    This free course, Gene testing, looks at three different uses of genetic testing:...
  • Predictive medicine

    In this free course, Predictive medicine, you will learn how advances in genetics could change the way in which diseases are diagnosed and managed....

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    4 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    24 Mar 2016

  • Predictive medicine

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    Introductory level Duration 4 hours Updated 24 Mar 2016
    In this free course, Predictive medicine, you will learn how advances in genetics...
  • Pain and Aspirin

    What causes pain and how do we stop it? This free course, Pain and Aspirin, looks at how the human body responds to the release of certain...

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    9 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    24 Mar 2016

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    Introductory level Duration 9 hours Updated 24 Mar 2016
    What causes pain and how do we stop it? This free course, Pain and Aspirin, looks...
  • Health and environment

    To be able to understand the importance of the environment for our health, we need to know a little about the interdependence between environment...

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    12 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    24 Mar 2016

  • Health and environment

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    Intermediate level Duration 12 hours Updated 24 Mar 2016
    To be able to understand the importance of the environment for our health, we need...
  • Alcohol and human health

    What impact does alcohol have on the body? From a 'hangover' to cirrhosis this free course, Alcohol and human health, looks at the harmful effects...

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    6 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    24 Mar 2016

  • Alcohol and human health

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    Introductory level Duration 6 hours Updated 24 Mar 2016
    What impact does alcohol have on the body? From a 'hangover' to cirrhosis this...
  • Exploring family health

    How can families support healthy living and cope with illness? This free course, Exploring family health, will provide an understanding of what is...

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    21 Mar 2016

  • Exploring family health

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    Introductory level Duration 8 hours Updated 21 Mar 2016
    How can families support healthy living and cope with illness? This free course,...
  • Social issues and GM crops

    The genetic manipulation of plants and animals and their use in agriculture is one of the most controversial scientific developments of recent...

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    10 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    16 Mar 2016

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    The genetic manipulation of plants and animals and their use in agriculture is one...

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    Certificate in Promoting Public Health

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    Certificate in Promoting Public Health Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University/Karen Parker
    Duration 600 hours Updated 23 Feb 2017
    Public health is everyone’s business and the contribution of local authorities,...

    Certificate of Higher Education in Health Sciences

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    Duration 1200 hours Updated 23 Feb 2017
    If you’re interested in human biology, psychology and health, or you are thinking...

    Certificate in Health and Social Care

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    Duration 600 hours Updated 23 Feb 2017
    Care is constantly in the headlines because it involves such a huge workforce and...

    Certificate in Working Together for Children

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    Certificate in Working Together for Children Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Dreamstime
    Duration 600 hours Updated 23 Feb 2017
    Working with children requires practitioners to develop knowledge, skills, and...

    Diploma of Higher Education in Counselling

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    Diploma of Higher Education in Counselling Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Dreamstime
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 23 Feb 2017
    The value of counselling to improve well-being and quality of life is increasingly...

    Certificate in Health Sciences

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    Certificate in Health Sciences Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Irochka | Dreamstime.com
    Duration 600 hours Updated 23 Feb 2017
    This certificate provides a broad introduction to health sciences, exploring some...

    Foundation Degree in Healthcare Practice

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    Duration 2400 hours Updated 23 Feb 2017
    The role of healthcare support worker is fulfilling and increasingly challenging,...

    Diploma of Higher Education in Computing and IT

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    Duration 2400 hours Updated 23 Feb 2017
    In the twenty-first century technology dominates the way we live, work, socialise...

    Diploma of Higher Education in Healthcare Practice

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    Diploma of Higher Education in Healthcare Practice Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Dreamstime
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 23 Feb 2017
    The role of healthcare support worker is fulfilling and increasingly challenging,...

    Foundation Degree in Paramedic Sciences

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    Foundation Degree in Paramedic Sciences Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Irochka | Dreamstime.com
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 23 Feb 2017
    This foundation degree has been specially developed for staff working in a variety...
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