All content

Hundreds of educational interactives, games, quizzes, videos and podcasts, plus 1000s of articles written by academic experts and guest contributors.

Grid List Results: 1066 items
Open Thanatology Hub collection icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Open Thanatology Hub

Check out the FREE content from Open Thanatology, The Open University’s interdisciplinary research group for the study and education of death, dying, loss and grief.

Collection
Dying Matters Awareness Week article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Dying Matters Awareness Week

Learn more about death and dying during this year's Dying Matters Awareness Week: 8th-14th May with our FREE courses, videos and interactives.

Article
15 mins
How FMRI works article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

How FMRI works

Functional magnetic resonance imaging is a technique for measuring brain activity, but how does it work?

Article
10 mins
The language of protest video icon

Society, Politics & Law

The language of protest

Protesting is a form of political communication. It’s a form of political persuasion, where those without power or influence find ways to get their voices heard in order to express a message of dissent.

Video
15 mins
Trees: local heroes in the fight against global climate change article icon

Nature & Environment

Article
10 mins
Sibling rivalry: An important ingredient in sporting success? article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Sibling rivalry: An important ingredient in sporting success?

Are later born children more competitive in sport than their elder siblings? Jessica finds out.

Article
10 mins
Gŵyl Seicoleg video icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Gŵyl Seicoleg

Pedwar arbenigwr o amrywiaeth o feysydd mewn seicoleg yn siarad am eu hymchwil a'u meysydd gwaith.

Video
2 hrs
Festival of Psychology video icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Festival of Psychology

Four experts from a variety of fields in psychology talk about their research and areas of work.

Video
2 hrs
Developing career resilience free course icon level 1: introductory icon Badge icon

Money & Business

Developing career resilience

Do you sometimes wish you were more resilient when faced with changes at work? Do you have career plans but feel unsure about progressing with them? If you do, then this free course, Developing career resilience, will help you to build your resilience and approach career-related change with greater confidence and motivation.

Free course
24 hrs
Volunteer manager free courses collection icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Volunteer manager free courses

Continue your professional development and identify future training needs and opportunities.

Collection
Volunteering Free Courses collection icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Volunteering Free Courses

Expand your skills and knowledge and open the door to new opportunities in the world of volunteering.

Collection
Black and Minority Ethnic students: Mental wellbeing and study support video icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Black and Minority Ethnic students: Mental wellbeing and study support

Check out these FREE resources collated by the Black student and Mental Health declarations working group set up as part of The Open University’s Access and Participation Plan.

Video
10 mins