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Earth science

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Earth science Copyrighted image Credit: Irochka | Dreamstime.com Updated content
Intermediate level Duration 600 hours Updated 29 Sep 2014 Register by 18 Sep 2014
This module is an introduction to the fundamentals of geology, which includes basic aspects of Earth science and geological field and practical...

MSc project module

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MSc project module Copyrighted image Credit: Irochka | Dreamstime.com Updated content
Masters level Duration 600 hours Updated 29 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...

Science project course: frontiers in chemistry

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Science project course: frontiers in chemistry Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker Updated content
Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 29 Sep 2014 Register by 08 Jan 2015
Investigate and produce an in-depth project about molecular science within a range of defined topics: combinatorial chemistry, fuel cells,...

Maths for science

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Maths for science Copyrighted image Credit: Irochka | Dreamstime.com Updated content
Introductory level Duration 100 hours Updated 29 Sep 2014 Register by 25 Sep 2014
This introductory course will develop your confidence in using mathematics as a tool in science.

Signals and perception: the science of the senses

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Signals and perception: the science of the senses Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker Updated content
Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 29 Sep 2014 Register by 18 Sep 2014
Investigate how we interact with our environment through our senses – using concepts from biology, chemistry, physics and psychology to explore the...

Communicating science in the information age

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Communicating science in the information age Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker Updated content
Masters level Duration 600 hours Updated 29 Sep 2014 Register by 13 Jan 2015
Consider how science is communicated between professionals and to members of the public – from academic journals to popular science books, TV and...

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 29 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 29 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 29 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 29 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;...