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Investigative and mathematical skills in science

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Investigative and mathematical skills in science Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker Updated content
Introductory level Duration 300 hours Updated 16 Sep 2014 Register by 18 Sep 2014
With this course you’ll develop your experimental, investigative and mathematical skills as well gaining a better understanding of the weather and...

Learn about galaxies, stars and planets

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Learn about galaxies, stars and planets Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker Updated content
Introductory level Updated 16 Sep 2014 Register by 01 Oct 2013
Develop your understanding of a wide range of topics in astronomy by exploring the fascinating science behind the galaxies, stars and planets of...

Developing research skills in science

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Developing research skills in science Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker Updated content
Masters level Duration 300 hours Updated 16 Sep 2014 Register by 11 Sep 2014
This course helps you develop your knowledge and understanding of the research skills and techniques relevant to scientific study at postgraduate...

Science project course: science in society project

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Science project course: science in society project Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker Updated content
Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 16 Sep 2014 Register by 08 Jan 2015
Investigate and produce an in-depth project within an area of natural sciences, such as climate change; agriculture; biological conservation;...

Earth science: a systems approach

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Earth science: a systems approach Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker Updated content
Masters level Duration 600 hours Updated 16 Sep 2014 Register by 13 Jan 2015
Introduces a systems approach to Earth science and explores several important Earth system interactions using a variety of methods and models.

Medicine and society in Europe 1500-1930

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Medicine and society in Europe 1500-1930 Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker Updated content
Intermediate level Duration 600 hours Updated 16 Sep 2014 Register by 18 Sep 2014
This fascinating introduction to medical history explores the social, political and economic contexts of western medicine and its interaction with...

MSc project module for MSc in Professional Science

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MSc project module for MSc in Professional Science Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker Updated content
Masters level Duration 600 hours Updated 16 Sep 2014 Register by 09 Oct 2014
Plan and carry out an investigation of your own choice with this masters-level project course in science, and develop essential skills like report...

Contemporary issues in science learning

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Contemporary issues in science learning Copyrighted image Credit: Irochka | Dreamstime.com Updated content
Masters level Duration 600 hours Updated 16 Sep 2014 Register by 13 Jan 2015
Investigate key issues in contemporary science teaching, including the influence of theories of learning; the purposes of science education; and...

Science project course: radiation and matter

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Science project course: radiation and matter Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker Updated content
Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 16 Sep 2014 Register by 08 Jan 2015
Investigate and produce a project on an aspect of radiation and matter, building on your knowledge of quantum entanglement, bioelectromagnetism,...

Practical science: biology and health

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Practical science: biology and health Copyrighted image Credit: Irochka | Dreamstime.com Updated content
Intermediate level Duration 300 hours Updated 16 Sep 2014 Register by 18 Sep 2014
Study a range of practical activities in biology and health science – from fundamental human and animal behaviour to the vital themes of...