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  • Armistice Day Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Luckynick | Dreamstime.com

    Armistice Day

    By The OpenLearn team

    The armistice which marked the end of the First World War took effect at 11am on 11th November 1918. For...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    08 Nov 2017

  • Armistice Day

    Armistice Day Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Luckynick | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Nov 2017
    The armistice which marked the end of the First World War took effect at 11am on 11th November 1918. For Remembrance Day, here's a collection of...
  • National Novel Writing Month Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Image courtesy of National Novel Writing Month

    National Novel Writing Month

    Could you write a novel in a month? National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) challenges you to write 50k words...

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    Article

    1 hour

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    02 Nov 2017

  • National Novel Writing Month

    National Novel Writing Month Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Image courtesy of National Novel Writing Month
    Introductory level Duration 1 hour Updated 02 Nov 2017
    Could you write a novel in a month? National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) challenges you to write 50k words in November. Get a head start with this...
  • Happy halloween!

    Delve into our spook-tacular articles, FREE courses and podcasts all related to Halloween and all things scary....

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    Article

    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    31 Oct 2017

  • Happy halloween!

    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 31 Oct 2017
    Delve into our spook-tacular articles, FREE courses and podcasts all related to Halloween and all things scary. Pretty ghoul, huh?
  • Black History Month Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: iStock

    Black History Month

    By The OpenLearn team

    In recognition of Black History Month we have pulled together some content about some inspirational individuals...

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    Article

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Oct 2017

  • Black History Month

    Black History Month Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: iStock
    Introductory level Updated 12 Oct 2017
    In recognition of Black History Month we have pulled together some content about some inspirational individuals and events for you to explore. 
  • Am I Normal? – An inaugural lecture by Professor Blaine Price Creative commons image Icon Burst under CC-BY licence under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    Am I Normal? – An inaugural lecture by Professor Blaine Price

    By Blaine Price

    Join us at the Berrill Theatre and online on Tuesday 28 November 2017, 6–7pm for the inaugural lecture by Professor...

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    Activity

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    10 Oct 2017

  • Am I Normal? – An inaugural lecture by Professor Blaine Price

    Am I Normal? – An inaugural lecture by Professor Blaine Price Creative commons image Icon Burst under CC-BY licence under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 10 Oct 2017
    Join us at the Berrill Theatre and online on Tuesday 28 November 2017, 6–7pm for the inaugural lecture by Professor Blaine Price: Am I Normal?
  • Why school is bad for us - an inaugural lecture by Professor Jonathan Rix Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Alberto Tentoni | Dreamstime.com
    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    10 Oct 2017

  • Why school is bad for us - an inaugural lecture by Professor Jonathan Rix

    Why school is bad for us - an inaugural lecture by Professor Jonathan Rix Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Alberto Tentoni | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 10 Oct 2017
    Jonathan Rix, Professor of Participation and Learning Support at The Open University, will deliver his inaugural lecture on 'Why school is bad for us –...
  • International Day of Peace Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Georges Kyrillos | Dreamstime.com

    International Day of Peace

    By The OpenLearn team

    21 September is the UN's International Day of Peace. Learn more about peace and coping after conflict with these...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Sep 2017

  • International Day of Peace

    International Day of Peace Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Georges Kyrillos | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 21 Sep 2017
    21 September is the UN's International Day of Peace. Learn more about peace and coping after conflict with these articles and videos.
  • Happy Birthday Harry Potter! Creative commons image Icon Sas Amoah under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license

    Happy Birthday Harry Potter!

    By The OpenLearn team

    July 31st is the birthday of the boy who lived (and coincidentally Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling). To celebrate,...

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    Article

    20 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Jul 2017

  • Happy Birthday Harry Potter!

    Happy Birthday Harry Potter! Creative commons image Icon Sas Amoah under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 20 mins Updated 20 Jul 2017
    July 31st is the birthday of the boy who lived (and coincidentally Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling). To celebrate, we're going potty about Potter with our...
  • Tomorrow's World Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

    Tomorrow's World

    The BBC, in partnership with The Open University, has brought back Tomorrow's World to discover how our...

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    Article

    3 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Jun 2017

  • Tomorrow's World

    Tomorrow's World Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Duration 3 hours Updated 14 Jun 2017
    The BBC, in partnership with The Open University, has brought back Tomorrow's World to discover how our lives are changing with advancements in...
  • OpenMinds-Talk: Virtual Worlds for real experiences

    Join us at The Open University, in the Berrill Theatre and online as we host an enlightening talk exploring virtual...

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    Article

    1 hour

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Jun 2017

  • OpenMinds-Talk: Virtual Worlds for real experiences

    Introductory level Duration 1 hour Updated 01 Jun 2017
    Join us at The Open University, in the Berrill Theatre and online as we host an enlightening talk exploring virtual worlds.