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  • What do you know about psychosis?

    By The OpenLearn team

    There's plenty of misconceptions when it comes to the subject of psychosis. Now find out if you can identify...

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    06 Aug 2018

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    There's plenty of misconceptions when it comes to the subject of psychosis. Now find out if you can identify between fact and fiction.
  • Exploring Religion in London

    By Professor John Wolffe, Dr John Maiden

    Take a guided tour around 8 of London’s principal religious buildings in full 360° detail.

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    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    03 Aug 2018

  • Exploring Religion in London

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    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 03 Aug 2018
    Take a guided tour around 8 of London’s principal religious buildings in full 360° detail.
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    Inventing the Impossible: The Big Life Fix

    Leading inventors create ingenious solutions to everyday problems for people in desperate need.

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    02 Aug 2018

  • Inventing the Impossible: The Big Life Fix

    Introductory level Updated 02 Aug 2018
    Leading inventors create ingenious solutions to everyday problems for people in desperate need.
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    More or Less

    Tim Harford presents BBC Radio 4's surprising and refreshing guide to statistics in the news.

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    5 mins

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    01 Aug 2018

  • More or Less

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Aug 2018
    Tim Harford presents BBC Radio 4's surprising and refreshing guide to statistics in the news.
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    Interested in a STEM career?

    Browse our collection of FREE resources offering useful skills and solutions to help you get into a STEM career or...

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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    01 Aug 2018

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    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 01 Aug 2018
    Browse our collection of FREE resources offering useful skills and solutions to help you get into a STEM career or return to one.
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    Aeroplane Design and Engineering

    By Dr James Warren

    Ever wondered what happens to lost luggage or why plane windows are the shape they are? Take a tour of our...

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    20 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    01 Aug 2018

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    Introductory level Duration 20 mins Updated 01 Aug 2018
    Ever wondered what happens to lost luggage or why plane windows are the shape they are? Take a tour of our interactive aeroplane to find out.
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    Cyber Security

    By The OpenLearn team

    What is cyber security? What do we need to know to keep us safe?

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    1 hour

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    01 Aug 2018

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    What is cyber security? What do we need to know to keep us safe?
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    Recycling and Waste

    How much do you think about what you throw away? Do you know what happens to the things you chuck out? Find out...

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    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    01 Aug 2018

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    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 01 Aug 2018
    How much do you think about what you throw away? Do you know what happens to the things you chuck out? Find out more about waste and recycling with our...
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    01 Aug 2018

  • History offers Britain an important lesson on shutting down immigration

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Aug 2018
    Britain’s struggle to come to terms with immigration is starting to look like a case of history repeating itself argues Dr Tendayi Bloom and Dr...
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    Economics with Subtitles

    Your everyday guide to economics and why you should care.

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    01 Aug 2018

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    Introductory level Updated 01 Aug 2018
    Your everyday guide to economics and why you should care.

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  • Moons of our Solar System

    In this free course, Moons of our Solar System, explore the many moons of our Solar System. Find out what makes them special. Should we send humans...

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    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    30 Jul 2018

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    In this free course, Moons of our Solar System, explore the many moons of our...
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    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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    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Jul 2018

  • Smart cities

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 27 Jul 2018
    This free course will help you to navigate your own path through the complex...
  • Recording music and sound

    This free course, Recording music and sound, provides an historical introduction to music and sound recording in the creative industries and offers...

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    8 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    27 Jul 2018

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    Recording music and sound
    Intermediate level Duration 8 hours Updated 27 Jul 2018
    This free course, Recording music and sound, provides an historical introduction...
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    Writing what you know

    Do you want to improve your descriptive writing? This free course, Writing what you know, will help you to develop your perception of the world...

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    26 Jul 2018

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    Do you want to improve your descriptive writing? This free course, Writing what...
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    Water in the UK

    Water is arguably the most important physical resource as it is the one that is essential to human survival. Understanding the global water cycle...

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    7 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    25 Jul 2018

  • Water in the UK

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    Intermediate level Duration 7 hours Updated 25 Jul 2018
    Water is arguably the most important physical resource as it is the one that is...
  • The science of nutrition and healthy eating

    This free course, The science of nutrition and healthy eating, looks at the science behind nutrition, covering aspects of biology, chemistry and...

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    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 Jul 2018

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 24 Jul 2018
    This free course, The science of nutrition and healthy eating, looks at the...
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    Living with diabetes

    Living with diabetes is a free course that introduces the parts of the body and processes involved in the development of diabetes.

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    5 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 Jul 2018

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    Living with diabetes is a free course that introduces the parts of the body and...
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    Computers and computer systems

    Computers and processors are ubiquitous in everyday life, and they're not only found in your PC. This free course, Computers and computer systems,...

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    20 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    20 Jul 2018

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    Intermediate level Duration 20 hours Updated 20 Jul 2018
    Computers and processors are ubiquitous in everyday life, and they're not only...
  • Introduction to critical criminology

    This free course, Introduction to critical criminology, provides a brief introduction to critical criminological thinking. It defines the ways in...

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    2 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    19 Jul 2018

  • Introduction to critical criminology

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    Introduction to critical criminology
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    This free course, Introduction to critical criminology, provides a brief...
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    Beginners’ Spanish: food and drink

    Do you want to improve your language skills and communicate more easily and effectively in Spanish? This free course, Beginners’ Spanish: food and...

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    6 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Jul 2018

  • Beginners’ Spanish: food and drink

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    Introductory level Duration 6 hours Updated 19 Jul 2018
    Do you want to improve your language skills and communicate more easily and...

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    Certificate in End-of-Life Care

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    Certificate in End-of-Life Care
    Duration 600 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018
    How do we approach death and dying at an individual level? How do we understand it...

    Certificate in Physics

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    Certificate in Physics
    Duration 900 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018
    Physics is perhaps the most exciting intellectual adventure of our age –...

    Foundation Degree in Engineering

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    Foundation Degree in Engineering
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018
    Engineering is at the heart of the built environment, and plays a central role in...

    Diploma of Higher Education in Retail Management

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    Diploma of Higher Education in Retail Management
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018
    Retail is a dynamic, global industry – with innovative new markets constantly...

    Foundation Degree in Healthcare Practice

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    Foundation Degree in Healthcare Practice
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018
    The role of healthcare support worker is fulfilling and increasingly challenging,...

    BSc (Honours) Adult Nursing

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    BSc (Honours) Adult Nursing
    Duration 3600 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018
    The BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing degree is a unique practice-based learning route for...

    BSc (Honours) Economics and Mathematical Sciences

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    BSc (Honours) Economics and Mathematical Sciences
    Duration 3600 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018
    Graduates who understand the commercial and economic environment and who are also...

    Foundation Degree in Primary Teaching and Learning

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    Foundation Degree in Primary Teaching and Learning
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018
    Teaching assistants and classroom support staff represent one of the fastest...

    Diploma of Higher Education in Childhood Practice

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    Diploma of Higher Education in Childhood Practice
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018
    The first few years of children’s lives are crucial to their development and...
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