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Games, Geeks and the Parent's Dilemma

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Games, Geeks and the Parent's Dilemma Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University
Introductory level Duration 1 hour 15 mins Updated 06 Sep 2012
Video games are an everyday part of our children’s lives today. But many parents have concerns about the time their children spend gaming, and...

At a loss

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At a loss Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University 2011
Introductory level Duration 20 mins Updated 11 Nov 2011
In the UK, on average, 17 babies die every day. Six of those babies will have been born alive and lived for a short time. 11 will have died before...

Darwin and Inheritance

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Darwin and Inheritance Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University 2009
Introductory level Duration 35 mins Updated 26 Mar 2010
How are genetic traits handed down through generations? How did you inherit your grandfather's red hair whilst your parents are both black-haired?...

TESSA: Being a Professional

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TESSA: Being a Professional Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University 2008
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 24 Dec 2008
Teachers are the largest professionally trained group in the world numbering over 59 million. But what does being a professional mean for teachers?...

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Physical activity: a family affair

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Physical activity: a family affair Copyrighted image Credit: © Cade Martin/Getty Images
Advanced level Duration 15 hours Updated 01 Oct 2013
This unit aims to explore the effects that the family has on the amount and nature of physical activity a child participates in. The beliefs and...