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Walking the walk: improving death and dying spaces article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Walking the walk: improving death and dying spaces

Have you ever considered how the location and spaces in end-of-life care impact on a carer’s experience? Let's look at how attention to detail can make a huge difference.

Article
5 mins
Practice supervision and assessment in nursing free course icon level 2: intermediate icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Practice supervision and assessment in nursing

Being able to supervise and assess in the workplace are core skills needed by those supporting learners. In the context of this development, this free course, Practice supervision and assessment in nursing, has been designed to support practitioners working with students in workplace settings across nursing provision. Core to these resources are...

Free course
10 hrs
QATAR 2022 must impart a positive coaching legacy for Africa and the Caribbean member associations article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

QATAR 2022 must impart a positive coaching legacy for Africa and the Caribbean member associations

Qatar 2022 saw all five African nations led by a head coach who is a native of their country, changing the narrative that a non-African was essential in them being successful, most notably Morocco's Walid Regragui. Are we really seeing an ongoing trend or a flash in the pan, and does this really indicate progress for those chasing a coaching ...

Article
5 mins
Putting the child before the player activity icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Putting the child before the player

Football is the most popular team sport for children and young people in the UK and throughout much of the world. In this interactive, you will learn why children’s rights are fundamental to every young person’s experience of football.

Activity
30 mins
A gift of life at the end of life video icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

A gift of life at the end of life

Organ donation has been described as ‘when you decide to give an organ to save or transform the life of someone else’ (NHS Blood and Transplant). It has also been described as a ‘gift of life’ by transplant services and recipients who have received a lifesaving or life-enhancing organ transplant. Some organs can be donated while a person is ...

Video
15 mins
Why do Christmas crackers go bang? article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Why do Christmas crackers go bang?

What's the secret to Christmas crackers? Dr James Bruce from The Open University's Chemistry Department explains why they go bang in this article.

Article
5 mins
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Health, Sports & Psychology

World AIDS Day

1 December is World AIDS Day, a day designed to show support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died.

Article
5 mins
Charlie Sheen, Rock Hudson and the changing face of HIV stigma article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Charlie Sheen, Rock Hudson and the changing face of HIV stigma

How has the treatment and attitudes towards HIV changed? Peter Keogh explores...

Article
5 mins
The Great Resignation: temporary blip or more enduring labour market trend? article icon

Money & Business

The Great Resignation: temporary blip or more enduring labour market trend?

One consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic was that many workers quit their jobs en masse. Will this have a lasting effect on the labour market?

Article
5 mins
The Ageing Well Public Talks article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

The Ageing Well Public Talks

Dr Jitka Vseteckova tells us more about the public talks she's giving on the five pillars of ageing well and outlines some free related resources on OpenLearn.

Article
15 mins
Veganism interactive activity icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Veganism interactive

Veganism has been big news in recent years, and that trend looks set to continue. Explore the rise of veganism in this interactive, you will learn about how veganism relates to speciesism, the historical background to the vegan movement, and more.

Activity
15 mins
What pressures are young men feeling? article icon

Education & Development

What pressures are young men feeling?

A rigid construct of what makes a "real man" is putting a strain on real young men, says new research.

Article
5 mins