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Why are nonhuman animals victims of harm? free course icon level 2: intermediate icon

Society, Politics & Law

Why are nonhuman animals victims of harm?

In this free course, Why are nonhuman animals victims of harm? you will investigate why nonhuman animals tend to be overlooked as victims of violence. The course explores some of the social processes and structures that victimise other animals, such as ‘livestock’ farming. The course also highlights some of the environmental harms related ...

Free course
2 hrs
Understanding ADHD free course icon level 2: intermediate icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Understanding ADHD

This free course, Understanding Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), explores the experience of ADHD from the perspective of those who are diagnosed with the condition, and those who care for them. It covers the contribution of scientific research to understanding ADHD, with a focus on assessing the effectiveness and mechanism of ...

Free course
12 hrs
Training for endurance in sport and fitness free course icon level 2: intermediate icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Training for endurance in sport and fitness

In this free course you will explore an important aspect of strength and conditioning which refers to the physical preparation of athletes: endurance. You will look at the physiological factors that underpin endurance and assess how endurance can be developed relative to performance in a range of sports.

Free course
5 hrs
Training for speed and power in sport and fitness free course icon level 2: intermediate icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Training for speed and power in sport and fitness

In this free course you will explore two aspects of strength and conditioning in sport and fitness: speed and power. Strength and conditioning is the physical preparation of athletes and in this course you will explore the physiology of speed before looking at training methods to develop speed. You will also look at power which is a concept ...

Free course
5 hrs
The psychology of cybercrime free course icon level 3: advanced icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

The psychology of cybercrime

In this free course, The psychology of cybercrime, you will explore different questions about cybercrime from a psychological angle in an attempt to better understand this relatively recent field of psychology. You will consider the realms and limits of cybercrime, distinguishing between the different types of cybercrime (e.g. trolling, ...

Free course
6 hrs
Ymwybyddiaeth ofalgar ym maes iechyd meddwl ac mewn carchardai free course icon level 2: intermediate icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Ymwybyddiaeth ofalgar ym maes iechyd meddwl ac mewn carchardai

Mae'r cwrs rhad ac am ddim hwn, “Ymwybyddiaeth Ofalgar mewn Lleoliadau Iechyd Meddwl a Charchardai”, yn cyflwyno syniadau ac arferion allweddol ymwybyddiaeth ofalgar, yn disgrifio sut mae'n helpu i gwnsela cleientiaid a charcharorion, a hefyd yn edrych ar rai o'r beirniadaethau y mae ymwybyddiaeth ofalgar wedi'u cael yn ystod y blynyddoedd ...

Free course
10 hrs
Pyliau o banig: beth ydyn nhw a beth allwch chi ei wneud amdanyn nhw free course icon level 2: intermediate icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Pyliau o banig: beth ydyn nhw a beth allwch chi ei wneud amdanyn nhw

Mae “Pyliau o banig: beth ydyn nhw, a beth i'w wneud yn eu cylch” yn gwrs rhad ac am ddim a ddylai fod o gymorth i unrhyw un sy'n profi pyliau o banig neu banig, i'w teulu a'u ffrindiau, ac i unrhyw un sydd â diddordeb mwy cyffredinol mewn iechyd meddwl a’i driniaeth. Mae'r cwrs yn dechrau trwy archwilio diffiniadau ffurfiol o banig a phyliau o ...

Free course
3 hrs
Ymarfer corff ac iechyd meddwl free course icon level 2: intermediate icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Ymarfer corff ac iechyd meddwl

Yn flynyddol caiff miloedd o bunnoedd eu gwario ar feddyginiaethau i drin cyflyrau megis gorbryder ac iselder. Mae gan y meddyginiaethau hyn sgil effeithiau negyddol yn aml. Mae ymarfer corff yn driniaeth amgen sy'n isel ei chost ac yn isel o ran niferoedd o sgil effeithiau. Fel rhan o'r cwrs rhad ac am ddim hwn, Ymarfer Corff ac Iechyd Meddwl, ...

Free course
2 hrs
Decision trees and dealing with uncertainty free course icon level 3: advanced icon

Money & Business

Decision trees and dealing with uncertainty

This free course introduces basic ideas of probability. It focuses on dealing with uncertainty in a financial context and explores decision trees, a powerful decision-making technique, which can help you to simplify and formulate business decisions. The course also includes videos that introduce the key ideas and guide you through numerous ...

Free course
5 hrs
Innovation in health and social care: social and historical free course icon level 1: introductory icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Innovation in health and social care: social and historical

This free course, Innovation in health and social care: social and historical, focuses on digital technologies and innovations in health and social care and explores the types of innovations that are available and the impact this has on the individuals using them. You will also gain an insight into the potential advantages and disadvantages of ...

Free course
4 hrs
What do we mean by digital health and social care? free course icon level 1: introductory icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

What do we mean by digital health and social care?

This free course, What do we mean by digital health and social care?, will focus on digital health and social care technologies. It will explore the different types of technologies that exist in health and social care and the advantages and disadvantages associated with each of them. It will also focus on policies and digital innovations in ...

Free course
4 hrs
Social media and networks in health and social care free course icon level 1: introductory icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Social media and networks in health and social care

The focus of this free course, Social media and networks in health and social care, will be on the concept of internet safety and the possible advantages and disadvantages the internet offers in terms of health and social care. It will also explore the ethical and professional issues associated with online social networks when working in health ...

Free course
4 hrs