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Accessibility and inclusion in digital health free course icon Level

Health, Sports & Psychology 

Accessibility and inclusion in digital health

In this free course, Accessibility and inclusion in digital health, you will consider some of the ways that people can access digital health in the UK and how they are able to take more control over their physical and mental health. 

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4 hrs
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Social media and networks in health and social care free course icon Level

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 and social care settings.

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4 hrs
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Innovation in health and social care practice free course icon Level

Health, Sports & Psychology 

Innovation in health and social care practice

This free course, Innovation in health and social care practice, focuses on how digital technology and innovation changes the expectations and job roles for health and social care practitioners. You will learn about what these expectations might be on practitioners and also about common responses and criticisms that may ----- from transforming practice through technology.

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4 hrs
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Digital innovation in social care and social work free course icon Level

Health, Sports & Psychology 

Digital innovation in social care and social work

This free course, Digital innovation in social care and social work, explores how digital technology has made a difference, both to the social care sector and people living in their own communities. You will also learn about how incorporating technology in the home and in community settings has a range of benefits to people's wellbeing and ability to maintain independence in their community setting.

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4 hrs
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Innovation in health and social care: social and historical free course icon Level

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 these innovations.  

Free course
4 hrs
Understanding ADHD free course icon Level

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 action of treatments and therapies.

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12 hrs
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Decision trees and dealing with uncertainty free course icon Level

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 examples.

Free course
5 hrs
Understanding research with children and young people free course icon Level

Health, Sports & Psychology 

Understanding research with children and young people

The course covers why it is important to include children and young people in research about their lives. It explores what it means to carry out research with children and young people. The course gives an insight into the fundamental rights of children and young people contained in the UNCRC, it provides a framework which can underpin all research with and by children, to help start to formulate research project ideas and consider how to go about carrying them out.

Free course
16 hrs
Pyliau o banig: beth ydyn nhw a beth allwch chi ei wneud amdanyn nhw free course icon Level

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 banig. Yna cyferbynnir y rhain â straeon personol o’r profiad o banig. Mae hefyd yn cyflwyno rhai o'r dealltwriaethau allweddol ynghylch pam mae pyliau o banig yn digwydd, ac yn rhoi trosolwg o'r prif ffyrdd y gall pobl gael help a helpu eu hunain.

Free course
3 hrs
Ymwybyddiaeth ofalgar ym maes iechyd meddwl ac mewn carchardai free course icon Level

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 diwethaf.

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10 hrs
Ymarfer corff ac iechyd meddwl free course icon Level

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, rydym yn edrych ar y cysylltiadau rhwng ymarfer corff a gwell iechyd meddwl a lles seicolegol. Bydd hyn yn cynnwys ystyriaeth o rôl  ymarfer corff wrth ymdopi â straen, pryder ac iselder, ac wrth wella hwyliau.  

Free course
2 hrs
The psychology of cybercrime free course icon Level

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, cyber-stalking, -----, hacking), the experiences of being victims of cybercrime and the causes behind engaging in these types of criminal activity. Finally, current interventions will be highlighted.  Even though cybercrime is broadly encompassing all the different types of crime committed online, it is important to emphasise very early on that it is likely to be committed by offenders with different characteristics, motivations and behaviours than those who commit other types of crime. As a result, those online criminal activities share similarities with offline equivalents (e.g. ----- and online -----). The interest in studying the psychology of cybercrime both from the perpetrator and victim perspectives has arisen in an attempt to understand what makes cybercrime unique or similar to its offline counterpart. Content warning Cybercrime victimisation can affect both adults and children who engage online. Please find links to two useful guides that give tips on to stay safe online: Cybercrime and online safety developed by West Yorkshire police 355355 Supporting your child’s wellbeing by the NSPCC  356356 This free course is an adapted extract from the Open University course DD802 Investigating forensic psychology357357. Explore the collection of Postgraduate study in psychology and criminology.

Free course
6 hrs
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