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Learning to Teach

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Introductory Level Duration 30 mins Updated 07 May 2013
Would you give up a successful broadcasting career to become a teacher? What are the challenges facing modern teachers? Becoming a teacher requires...

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Essay and report writing skills

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Introductory Level Duration 15 hours Updated 18 Dec 2013
Writing reports and assignments can be a daunting prospect. This unit is designed to help you develop the skills you need to write effectively for...

Reading and note taking - preparation for study

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Introductory Level Duration 12 hours Updated 11 Dec 2013
Reading and note taking are two essential study skills. How do you read? This unit will introduce you to different techniques to help you to alter...

Learning how to learn

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Introductory Level Duration 6 hours Updated 10 Dec 2013
Learning how to learn: a process we all engage in throughout our lives, but no single method of learning guarantees success. This unit aims to make...

Extending and developing your thinking skills

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Introductory Level Duration 6 hours Updated 10 Dec 2013
Diagrams, mind-maps, tables, graphs, time lines, flow charts, sequence diagrams, decision trees: all can be used to organise thought. This unit...

Neighbourhood nature

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Introductory Level Duration 1 hour Updated 31 Oct 2013
There is a fascinating world of nature all around us which we can see if we know how to look for it. Wherever you live, be it in a city or the...

The importance of interpersonal skills

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Introductory Level Duration 3 hours Updated 17 Oct 2013
To succeed in management you need good interpersonal skills, you need to understand how to deal with other people. This unit will help you gain an...

What is good writing?

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Introductory Level Duration 12 hours Updated 17 Oct 2013
Does the idea of essay writing put you off the idea of studying? This unit will help you to realise that essays are not to be feared. You will...

Datblygu strategaethau astudio effeithiol (Develop effective study strategies)

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Introductory Level Duration 10 hours Updated 17 Oct 2013
Gall dod i wybod sut rydych yn dysgu eich helpu i ddatblygu technegau astudio sy'n gweddu i'ch anghenion a'r dasg dan sylw. Bydd gwella eich...

Human resources: recruitment and selection

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Intermediate Level Duration 12 hours Updated 17 Oct 2013
Does the recruitment and selection process fill you with dread? Discrimination and equal opportunities legislation can make this area feel like a...

Presenting information

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Introductory Level Duration 3 hours Updated 08 Jul 2013
Tables and charts are a great way to present numerical information in a clear and concise form. This unit explains how to use the Windows...

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BA (Honours) Social Work (England)

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Duration 3600 hours Updated 04 Jul 2013
Qualify as a social worker in England with this unique work-based degree, offered in partnership with employers – who must sponsor and register you...

Algorithms, data structures and computability

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Intermediate Level Duration 300 hours Updated 04 Jul 2013 Register by 05 Sep 2013
You will learn how to take a problem and state it precisely using an algorithm so that it can be solved with a computer.This course emphasises how...