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Fiscal responsibility and monetary policy

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Fiscal responsibility and monetary policy Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University
Introductory level Duration 25 mins Updated 28 Mar 2014
Why do economies go into recession, and what should policymakers do? How do governments use money to influence the economy?...

Creative Futures

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Creative Futures Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University
Introductory level Duration 1 hour 30 mins Updated 17 Feb 2014
Is creativity a mindset or can it be developed? How much influence does organisational culture have on creativity in the workplace? And is there...

Management and the unconscious mind

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Management and the unconscious mind Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 20 Nov 2013
How can the unconscious mind influence management styles? Is rational thinking a pre-requisite for good ideas? The human brain is an incredibly...

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The Arts Past and Present: Ireland

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The Arts Past and Present: Ireland Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University 2008
Introductory level Duration 50 mins Updated 09 Feb 2010
Do we use our buildings to declare who we are? How far does our heritage influence our collective identity? This insightful album reveals Ireland's...

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Certificate of Higher Education in Environment

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Certificate of Higher Education in Environment Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker
Duration 1200 hours Updated 28 Aug 2015
How can we best think about and live sustainably within natural and built environments, given the pressures that threaten them? This certificate is...

Diploma of Higher Education in Leadership and Management

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Diploma of Higher Education in Leadership and Management Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker
Duration 2400 hours Updated 28 Aug 2015
How do leadership and management theories and ideas influence the way organisations and individuals think and work? If you want to contribute to...

Foundation Degree in Leadership and Management

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Foundation Degree in Leadership and Management Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker
Duration 2400 hours Updated 28 Aug 2015
How do leadership and management theories and ideas influence the way organisations and individuals think and work? If you want to contribute to...

BSc (Honours) Environmental Management and Technology

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BSc (Honours) Environmental Management and Technology Copyrighted image Credit: Dreamstime
Duration 3600 hours Updated 28 Aug 2015
How can we best manage the environment, given the pressures that threaten its future? How do we design more sustainable practices and use...

Making it happen! Leadership, influence and change in retailing

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Making it happen! Leadership, influence and change in retailing Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Intermediate level Duration 600 hours Updated 28 Aug 2015 Register by 10 Sep 2015
This course focuses on leadership and change practice in a retail context and will help you explore how to initiate and carry through improvements...

Worlds of English

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Worlds of English Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker
Intermediate level Duration 600 hours Updated 28 Aug 2015 Register by 10 Sep 2015
This course looks at the history, diversity, and use of English around the world and explores the origins of the English language, how it has...

Renaissance art reconsidered

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Renaissance art reconsidered Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker
Advanced level Duration 600 hours Updated 28 Aug 2015 Register by 10 Sep 2015
Renaissance art wasn’t just confined to Italy, as traditional courses would have it… discover new social, geographical and subject areas where its...

Introducing religions

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Introducing religions Copyrighted image Credit: Dreamstime
Intermediate level Duration 600 hours Updated 28 Aug 2015 Register by 10 Sep 2015
This module introduces six major religions: Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism and Sikhism; exploring beliefs, practices, concepts...

Strategic human resource management

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Strategic human resource management Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker
Masters level Duration 150 hours Updated 28 Aug 2015 Register by 23 Oct 2015
This course explores the different aspects of human resource management and helps you understand and influence decisions regarding the management...

Critical practice with children and young people

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Critical practice with children and young people Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Masters level Duration 600 hours Updated 28 Aug 2015 Register by 17 Sep 2015
If you work with children and young people, this course will encourage you to take a critical and reflective approach while examining the ideas...