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Science: microbes

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Science: microbes Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Introductory level Updated 03 Jul 2015 Register by 01 Feb 2015
Explore the extraordinary world of microbes – the history of their discovery, their dangers, their practical uses and even the possibility of their...

Medicine and society in Europe 1500-1930

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Medicine and society in Europe 1500-1930 Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker
Intermediate level Duration 600 hours Updated 03 Jul 2015 Register by 10 Sep 2015
This fascinating introduction to medical history explores the social, political and economic contexts of western medicine and its interaction with...

The arts past and present

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The arts past and present Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Introductory level Duration 600 hours Updated 03 Jul 2015 Register by 10 Sep 2015
Study a broad range of arts subject areas (from history to philosophy, music to English) across multiple cultures and historical periods in this...

Exploring the classical world

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Exploring the classical world Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker
Intermediate level Duration 600 hours Updated 03 Jul 2015 Register by 10 Sep 2015
Develop your interest in classical Greece and Rome, studying everything from Homer to Roman social history, and evaluating ancient sources from...