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  • Rod Stewart was a 1970s ally Creative commons image Icon Allan Warren under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    Rod Stewart was a 1970s ally

    By Professor Robert Morrison

    With a powerful ballad and a refusal to bend the knee to his record label, Rod Stewart was an early, unapologetic...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Sep 2017

  • Rod Stewart was a 1970s ally

    Rod Stewart was a 1970s ally Creative commons image Icon Allan Warren under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 21 Sep 2017
    With a powerful ballad and a refusal to bend the knee to his record label, Rod Stewart was an early, unapologetic supporter of equality. Robert Morrison...
  • How the sausage links us together Creative commons image Icon Ryan Snyder under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    How the sausage links us together

    By Professor Rebecca Earle

    Sweet versions, meat free versions; some with skins and some without. The sausage takes many forms, but is always...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    25 Aug 2017

  • How the sausage links us together

    How the sausage links us together Creative commons image Icon Ryan Snyder under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 25 Aug 2017
    Sweet versions, meat free versions; some with skins and some without. The sausage takes many forms, but is always with us.
  • What sort of Victoria Sponge would Queen Victoria have eaten? Creative commons image Icon Amanda Slater under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    25 Aug 2017

  • What sort of Victoria Sponge would Queen Victoria have eaten?

    What sort of Victoria Sponge would Queen Victoria have eaten? Creative commons image Icon Amanda Slater under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 25 Aug 2017
    The Queen did enjoy her namesake cake - and thanks to the work of food historians, you can recreate Victoria's Victoria sponge.
  • How the potato fuelled the rise of liberal capitalism Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: autmasko

    How the potato fuelled the rise of liberal capitalism

    By Professor Rebecca Earle

    It can make chips. It can make mash. And the potato can even help create an entire political-economic system. Rebecca...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    25 Aug 2017

  • How the potato fuelled the rise of liberal capitalism

    How the potato fuelled the rise of liberal capitalism Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: autmasko
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 25 Aug 2017
    It can make chips. It can make mash. And the potato can even help create an entire political-economic system. Rebecca Earle explains how.
  • The People on the Notes: Jane Austen

    By Professor Nicola Watson

    2017 marks the bicentenary of Jane Austen's death and to commemorate this she will be featured on the new £10 note....

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Aug 2017

  • The People on the Notes: Jane Austen

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 22 Aug 2017
    2017 marks the bicentenary of Jane Austen's death and to commemorate this she will be featured on the new £10 note. 
  • Prejudice and Pride Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC

    Prejudice and Pride

    The People's History of LGBTQ Britain.

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    TV Programme

    25 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    04 Aug 2017

  • Prejudice and Pride

    Prejudice and Pride Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC
    Introductory level Duration 25 mins Updated 04 Aug 2017
    The People's History of LGBTQ Britain.
  • Languages of Ulster Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Below the Radar

    Languages of Ulster

    Exploring the rich and diverse heritage of languages in Ulster. 

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    TV Programme

    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Jul 2017

  • Languages of Ulster

    Languages of Ulster Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Below the Radar
    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 21 Jul 2017
    Exploring the rich and diverse heritage of languages in Ulster. 
  • What did Voltaire think about Buddhism? Creative commons image Icon Manchester Art Gallery / Art UK under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license

    What did Voltaire think about Buddhism?

    By Donald S. Lopez Jr.

    Donald S. Lopez, Jr. looks at Voltaire’s early reflections on Buddhism and how, in his desire to separate the Buddha...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    26 Jun 2017

  • What did Voltaire think about Buddhism?

    What did Voltaire think about Buddhism? Creative commons image Icon Manchester Art Gallery / Art UK under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 26 Jun 2017
    Donald S. Lopez, Jr. looks at Voltaire’s early reflections on Buddhism and how, in his desire to separate the Buddha’s teachings from the trappings of...
  • What is Britain's most sacred site? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Production team

    What is Britain's most sacred site?

    By The OpenLearn team

    Britian is scattered with sacred sites - why do we feel the resonance of ancient religion?

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    Video

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Jun 2017

  • What is Britain's most sacred site?

    What is Britain's most sacred site? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 20 Jun 2017
    Britian is scattered with sacred sites - why do we feel the resonance of ancient religion?
  • Witches in popular culture Creative commons image Icon Matthew under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    Witches in popular culture

    By Dr Chloé Germaine Buckley

    Western culture can't seem to shake off portraying women as witches. Dr Chloé Germaine Buckley wonders why.

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    Video

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 May 2017

  • Witches in popular culture

    Witches in popular culture Creative commons image Icon Matthew under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 May 2017
    Western culture can't seem to shake off portraying women as witches. Dr Chloé Germaine Buckley wonders why.

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    Analytic number theory I

    Analytic number theory I Creative commons image Icon Sam I Are under CC-BY-NC-SA under Creative-Commons license
    Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 15 Jan 2018 Register by 16 Aug 2018
    Number theory has its roots in ancient history but particularly since the...

    MA History part 2

    Advanced level Duration 600 hours Updated 15 Jan 2018 Register by 01 Feb 2018
    MA History part 2is primarily focused on the planning and writing of a...

    The making of Welsh history

    Advanced level Duration 600 hours Updated 15 Jan 2018 Register by 13 Sep 2018
    This module explores themes that have shaped the British Isles, from medieval...

    MA Music part 2

    Advanced level Duration 1200 hours Updated 15 Jan 2018 Register by 20 Sep 2018
    This module is the second part of the MA in Music. You will explore three main...

    MA Art History part 1

    MA Art History part 1 Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Getty
    Advanced level Duration 600 hours Updated 15 Jan 2018 Register by 20 Sep 2018
    The purpose of this module is to build on your existing knowledge of art history...

    International development: making sense of a changing world

    Intermediate level Duration 600 hours Updated 15 Jan 2018 Register by 13 Sep 2018
    In this interdisciplinary module you'll cover key areas of international...
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