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  • Shakespeare: For All Time?

    By Dr Edmund King

    A current production of Julius Caesar is causing controversy in the USA for allegedly depicting Donald Trump's murder...

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    22 Jun 2017

  • Shakespeare: For All Time?

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    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 22 Jun 2017
    A current production of Julius Caesar is causing controversy in the USA for allegedly depicting Donald Trump's murder, but what does this tell us about the...
  • What is Britain's most sacred site? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Production team

    What is Britain's most sacred site?

    By The OpenLearn team

    Britian is scattered with sacred sites - why do we feel the resonance of ancient religion?

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    20 Jun 2017

  • What is Britain's most sacred site?

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    Britian is scattered with sacred sites - why do we feel the resonance of ancient religion?
  • How good were the pollster's predictions? Creative commons image Icon Manuel M. Vicente from Spain under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    How good were the pollster's predictions?

    By Leighton Vaughan Williams

    As politicians try to make sense of the results of the 2017 General Election, how well did the polls give us a guide...

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    12 Jun 2017

  • How good were the pollster's predictions?

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 12 Jun 2017
    As politicians try to make sense of the results of the 2017 General Election, how well did the polls give us a guide to the final result? Leighton Vaughan...
  • My career goal: Nail technician Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: JuVecchi

    My career goal: Nail technician

    Have you ever thought that your eye for crafting fine-looking nails could become your career? Here's some advice on...

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    07 Jun 2017

  • My career goal: Nail technician

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    Have you ever thought that your eye for crafting fine-looking nails could become your career? Here's some advice on turning your passion into a job - or...
  • How do you become British Prime Minister? Creative commons image Icon Policy Exchange under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    How do you become British Prime Minister?

    By Dr Richard Heffernan

    If you fancy the top job in UK politics, Dr Richard Heffernan has some advice on the mechanics of the system.

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    01 Jun 2017

  • How do you become British Prime Minister?

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Jun 2017
    If you fancy the top job in UK politics, Dr Richard Heffernan has some advice on the mechanics of the system.
  • Witches in popular culture Creative commons image Icon Matthew under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    Witches in popular culture

    By Dr Chloé Germaine Buckley

    Western culture can't seem to shake off portraying women as witches. Dr Chloé Germaine Buckley wonders why.

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    22 May 2017

  • Witches in popular culture

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 May 2017
    Western culture can't seem to shake off portraying women as witches. Dr Chloé Germaine Buckley wonders why.
  • Exodus: The videos Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC

    Exodus: The videos

    A collection of clips from our award-winning programme Exodus: Our Journey To Europe, which explored first-hand the...

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    15 May 2017

  • Exodus: The videos

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 May 2017
    A collection of clips from our award-winning programme Exodus: Our Journey To Europe, which explored first-hand the reasons why people make the choice to...
  • A Time To Live - Extended Interviews Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University

    A Time To Live - Extended Interviews

    What would you do if you found out you had a terminal illness? Hear more from some of the people in 'A Time to...

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    12 May 2017

  • A Time To Live - Extended Interviews

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    Introductory level Duration 2 hours Updated 12 May 2017
    What would you do if you found out you had a terminal illness? Hear more from some of the people in 'A Time to Live' as they discuss their experiences...
  • Anita : 'A Time to Live' - Extended Interview Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University

    Anita : 'A Time to Live' - Extended Interview

    Anita, featured on the co-production 'A Time to Live', discusses her experiences of being diagnosed with a...

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    12 May 2017

  • Anita : 'A Time to Live' - Extended Interview

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    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 12 May 2017
    Anita, featured on the co-production 'A Time to Live', discusses her experiences of being diagnosed with a terminal illness. 
  • Cindy : 'A Time to Live' - Extended Interview Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University

    Cindy : 'A Time to Live' - Extended Interview

    Cindy, featured on the co-production 'A Time to Live', discusses her experiences of being diagnosed with a...

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    12 May 2017

  • Cindy : 'A Time to Live' - Extended Interview

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    Cindy : 'A Time to Live' - Extended Interview Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 12 May 2017
    Cindy, featured on the co-production 'A Time to Live', discusses her experiences of being diagnosed with a terminal illness. 

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  • Gene therapy

    Following on from the advances made in diagnosing disorders using genetic testing, this free course, Gene therapy, looks at the possibilities for...

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  • Gene therapy

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    Following on from the advances made in diagnosing disorders using genetic testing,...
  • Supporting and developing resilience in social work

    What does it take to become a resilient practitioner in social work? This free course, Supporting and developing resilience in social work, will...

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    What does it take to become a resilient practitioner in social work? This free...
  • 'Land grab': an environmental issue?

    This free course, 'Land grab': an environmental issue?, explores how environmental problems are entangled with economic and political issues and...

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    This free course, 'Land grab': an environmental issue?, explores how environmental...
  • Introduction to cyber security

    This free course, Introduction to cyber security, will help you to understand online security and start to protect your digital life, whether at...

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    12 Jun 2017

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    This free course, Introduction to cyber security, will help you to understand...
  • Returning to STEM

    This free badged course, Returning to STEM, offers useful skills and solutions to help you get back into a career in science, technology,...

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    08 Jun 2017

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    Advanced level Duration 24 hours Updated 08 Jun 2017
    This free badged course, Returning to STEM, offers useful skills and solutions to...
  • The value of coffee

    This free course explores the economic and cultural value of coffee. You will follow the chain of processes that connect the drink you enjoy on a...

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    07 Jun 2017

  • The value of coffee

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    Introductory level Duration 3 hours Updated 07 Jun 2017
    This free course explores the economic and cultural value of coffee. You will...
  • Smart cities

    This free course will help you to navigate your own path through the complex landscape of smart cities. You’ll hear from smart city innovators and...

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    06 Jun 2017

  • Smart cities

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    Introductory level Duration 18 hours Updated 06 Jun 2017
    This free course will help you to navigate your own path through the complex...
  • An introduction to interaction design

    From apps, phones and business systems to wearables, the Web and the Internet of Things, interactive products have become part of everyday life....

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    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    05 Jun 2017

  • An introduction to interaction design

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    From apps, phones and business systems to wearables, the Web and the Internet of...
  • Early years team work and leadership

    This free course, Early years team work and leadership, explores aspects of teamwork and leadership for early years practitioners.

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    30 May 2017

  • Early years team work and leadership

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    This free course, Early years team work and leadership, explores aspects of...
  • Digital forensics

    Digital evidence features in just about every part of our personal and business lives. Legal and business decisions hinge on having timely data...

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    27 May 2017

  • Digital forensics

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    Digital evidence features in just about every part of our personal and business...
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