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I-Spy: Episode 3

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Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Dec 2016
Episode three of the five-part online infidelity drama I-SPY: Rhianna tries to find evidence on the web for Oliver’s alleged infidelity and the...

OpenLearn Live: 1st December 2016

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Updated 01 Dec 2016
Pressure ridges in ice - and the danger they present; an Aids vaccine undergoes trial and a range of advent calendars. Learning and research...

I-Spy: Episode 2

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I-Spy: Episode 2 Creative commons image The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license Updated content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Nov 2016
Episode two of the five-part online infidelity drama I-SPY: Rihanna finds out about Oliver’s online flirting and talks on the phone to a friend...

OpenLearn Live: 30th November 2016

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Look, we're calling them ice unicorns. What makes ice spikes happen? Plus Obama's record on climate change considered, and how the Big Mac was born...

I-Spy: Episode 1

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I-Spy: Episode 1 Creative commons image The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license Updated content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Nov 2016
Episode one of the five-part online infidelity drama I-SPY: Rihanna installs spyware on the laptop she presents as a birthday present to her...

OpenLearn Live: 25th November 2016

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Updated 25 Nov 2016
Autumn on Mars; quantum computing; children caring for parents with Parkinsons. Learning and research from across the day.

OpenLearn Live: 22nd November 2016

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Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 21 Nov 2016
Should you just let fallen leave lie - and why do trains have problems with them? Learning and research from across the day.

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Recovery strategies in sport and exercise

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Intermediate level Duration 8 hours Updated 09 Dec 2016
The ability to recover quickly from an intensive training session or match can be extremely advantageous to sports performers. Sport and fitness...

Leadership: external context and culture

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Through studying this free course, Leadership: external context and culture, you will develop your understanding of the impact of external context...

Early years team work and leadership

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Early years team work and leadership
Introductory level Duration 8 hours Updated 08 Nov 2016
This free course, Early years team work and leadership, explores aspects of teamwork and leadership for early years practitioners.

The business of football

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The business of football
Introductory level Duration 15 hours Updated 25 Oct 2016
Welcome to this free course, The business of football, produced by The Open University working in partnership with The English Football League...

Managing my financial journey

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Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 19 Oct 2016
This free course, Managing my financial journey, explores the history of the financial services industry in the UK and its transformation following...

Talk the talk

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Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 18 Oct 2016
This free course introduces the mechanics of effective, persuasive oral presentations, by giving you the opportunity to analyse examples and then...

Childhood in the digital age

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Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 18 Oct 2016
This free course, Childhood in the digital age, delves into the lives of children and discuss the potential benefits and limitations of technology...

Infection and immunity

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Infection and immunity
Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 13 Oct 2016
In this free course, Infection and immunity, you will be introduced to infectious diseases and to the biological agents that invade our bodies and...

Fundamentals of accounting

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Introductory level Duration 8 hours Updated 12 Oct 2016
Learn about the essential numerical and double-entry skills required for accounting. This free course, Fundamentals of accounting, will explain the...

The lottery of birth

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Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 12 Oct 2016
This free course, The lottery of birth, will look at both the big picture of the ‘lottery of birth’ and the smaller, human stories. You will...