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Debate: Life and death

Debate: Life and death Copyrighted image Credit: Jupiter Images
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 12 Oct 2008
Forum member Keving made a plea to live in the moment

Debate: The silly slip

Debate: The silly slip Copyrighted image Credit: Jupiter Images
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 20 Feb 2008
Forum guest David O was curious as to how words change their meanings

Debate: Knackered

Debate: Knackered Copyrighted image Credit: Jupiter Images
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Aug 2005
Forum member Kasper wondered if a person was apologising where no offence should be taken

Debate: Monkey's blood

Debate: Monkey's blood Copyrighted image Credit: Jupiter Images
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Aug 2005
Forum guest Denise recalls a childhood treat

Debate: What's the point?

Debate: What's the point? Copyrighted image Credit: Jupiter Images
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Apr 2005
Forum guest Tima asked a question that, at some point, is on everyone's mind

Confusing Terms In Statistics

Confusing Terms In Statistics Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 10 Jan 2005
Kevin McConway explains why, for a statistician, reliable and significant have specific meanings

Learning to talk

Learning to talk Copyrighted image Credit: Py2000 | Dreamstime.com
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 02 Dec 2004
Dr. Clare Wood takes a look at the development of communication in babies and children

Debate: Free will?

Debate: Free will? Copyrighted image Credit: Jupiter Images
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 24 Sep 2003
Inspired by the Reith Lectures 2003, Doctor Saroj Datta of The Open University posed a simple question with a more complicated answer

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Word and image

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Word and image Copyrighted image Credit: Used with permission
Intermediate level Duration 15 hours Updated 31 Jul 2012
Why does the way a page looks influence how we interpret the information it contains? This unit looks will examine how typography and images can be...

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Exploring legal meaning

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Exploring legal meaning Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker Updated content
Masters level Duration 300 hours Updated 24 Jul 2014 Register by 17 Oct 2014
This course explores the place and meaning of law in the modern world and provides a broad understanding of how law works in different contexts.