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The science of the mind: investigating mental health

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The science of the mind: investigating mental health Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Intermediate level Duration 300 hours Updated 30 Jun 2015 Register by 10 Sep 2015
Presents and questions the traditional medical model of mental health with its reliance on drug treatment, comparing it with alternative ideas,...

Topics in science

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Topics in science Copyrighted image Credit: Dreamstime
Introductory level Duration 300 hours Updated 30 Jun 2015 Register by 07 Jan 2016
Combine the study of molecules, medicines and drugs with an introduction to microbes, and human genetics and health issues or the science behind...

Planetary science and the search for life

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Planetary science and the search for life Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker
Intermediate level Duration 300 hours Updated 30 Jun 2015 Register by 10 Sep 2015
Explore how our solar system formed and has evolved, and the rapidly-changing field of astrobiology – could there be intelligent life elsewhere in...

Galaxies, stars and planets

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Galaxies, stars and planets Copyrighted image Credit: Irochka | Dreamstime.com
Introductory level Duration 100 hours Updated 30 Jun 2015 Register by 24 Sep 2015
Develop your understanding of a wide range of topics in astronomy by exploring the fascinating science behind the galaxies, stars and planets of...

Exploring science

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Exploring science Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Introductory level Duration 600 hours Updated 30 Jun 2015 Register by 10 Sep 2015
Develop key scientific skills and explore a range of fascinating concepts and topics, including  genetics, drugs, global warming, atoms, and the...