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    Test your language skills: Spanish, French and Italian

    How are your language skills? Heading off on a trip to Spain, France or Italy and want to know how you'd fare getting...

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    Scoring the Shoreline

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    George Revill considers the synergy between sound waves and ocean waves - how the coast of Britain has inspired the...

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    George Revill considers the synergy between sound waves and ocean waves - how the coast of Britain has inspired the nation's musical heritage.  
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  • Women in Engineering - Interview with Robyn Moates

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    Hardware engineer Robyn discusses the highlights of her job, plus the misconceptions of her industry.
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  • Climate change's causes, effects and geographies of responsibility

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    The idea of climate change is increasingly well-known, but it can be hard to understand its effects in human terms. Professor David Humphreys describes...
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    Italian for travel: Test your skills

    Test your Italian language skills as you immerse yourself on an interactive journey through Italy.

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    Test your Italian language skills as you immerse yourself on an interactive journey through Italy.
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    Spanish for travel: Test your skills

    Test your Spanish language skills as you immerse yourself on an interactive journey through Spain.

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    Test your Spanish language skills as you immerse yourself on an interactive journey through Spain.
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    French for travel: Test your skills

    Test your French language skills as you immerse yourself on an interactive journey through France. 

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    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 06 Sep 2018
    Test your French language skills as you immerse yourself on an interactive journey through France. 
  • Engineering your dream career

    By The OpenLearn team

    Imagine spending time working on the things you love. Discover engineering careers which match your...

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    Imagine spending time working on the things you love. Discover engineering careers which match your passions in this short interactive experience...
  • Was it right to hold a Referendum on Brexit?

    By Dr Peter Wood

    Explore your opinions alongside experts and other learners, to see whether a vote to leave the EU...

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    Explore your opinions alongside experts and other learners, to see whether a vote to leave the EU should have taken place.
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  • Brexit's two tribes: can they be brought together?

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    Is there a third way that the country can unite around?

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    Exploring sport coaching and psychology

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    This free course, Exploring sport coaching and psychology, investigates how scientific and management ideas contribute to success while also taking...

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    Beginners’ French: A trip to Avignon

    This free course, Beginners’ French: A trip to Avignon, helps you to acquire the basic language to find your way around a French town. You will...

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    Listening to young children: supporting transition

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    Living psychology: animal minds

    Does your pet cat or dog experience emotions the same way you do? Can non-human animals solve complex problems? To what extent do other species...

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    The Sun

    The Sun dominates our lives by defining our day, but how much do you know and understand about it? This free course will help you to explore the...

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    The Sun dominates our lives by defining our day, but how much do you know and...

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