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    Could you work in end of life care?

    By Dr Kerry Jones

    Have you ever wondered what it's like to work in end of life care as a health care professional supporting dying patients and their families? Working with people who are dying can be both rewarding and emotionally draining. 

    Take part now: Could you work in end of life care? about Managing projects through people

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    02 Jul 2021

  • Could you work in end of life care?

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    Could you work in end of life care? Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 02 Jul 2021
    Have you ever wondered what it's like to work in end of life care as a health care professional supporting dying patients and their families? Working with...
  • COVID-19: Social work and social care - learning to help you in practice

    If you're returning to social work or social care practice, or want more knowledge and support to help you in a new setting working with those impacted by COVID-19, OpenLearn has a range of free courses available for you to refresh...

    Read now: COVID-19: Social work and social care - learning to help you in practice about Managing projects through people

    Article

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 May 2021

  • COVID-19: Social work and social care - learning to help you in practice

    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 14 May 2021
    If you're returning to social work or social care practice, or want more knowledge and support to help you in a new setting working with those impacted...
  • COVID-19 nursing and healthcare: learning to help you in practice

    If you're returning to practice to support the NHS, NHS in Scotland, NHS Wales or Health and Social Care in Northern Ireland, OpenLearn has a range of free courses available for you to refresh your knowledge and skills.

    Read now: COVID-19 nursing and healthcare: learning to help you in practice about Managing projects through people

    Article

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 May 2021

  • COVID-19 nursing and healthcare: learning to help you in practice

    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 14 May 2021
    If you're returning to practice to support the NHS, NHS in Scotland, NHS Wales or Health and Social Care in Northern Ireland, OpenLearn has a range of...
  • Death is inevitable: But do you need to plan for it?

    By Dr Erica Borgstrom

    For many, this question may at first seem like an odd one. It may be something you have never thought about – thinking about what the end of life may be like. For others, dying may not seem like something you can ‘plan for’, preferring to presume...

    Read now: Death is inevitable: But do you need to plan for it? about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    18 Mar 2021

  • Death is inevitable: But do you need to plan for it?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 18 Mar 2021
    For many, this question may at first seem like an odd one. It may be something you have never thought about – thinking about what the end of life may be like...
  • An overview of wound care

    This information is a review of wound care. It contains information to help you feel more confident in supporting people managing in their needs and rehabilitation. As with all clinical information, you should seek out local and follow local...

    Read now: An overview of wound care about Managing projects through people

    Article

    1 hour

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Apr 2020

  • An overview of wound care

    Introductory level Duration 1 hour Updated 21 Apr 2020
    This information is a review of wound care. It contains information to help you feel more confident in supporting people managing in their needs and...
  • Perilous past-time of poison

    By Professor Claire Turner, Linda Kenward

    We look back on the perilous pastime of poison and the evil ways the convicted have tried to hide their wares. 

    Read now: Perilous past-time of poison about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Apr 2020

  • Perilous past-time of poison

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 Apr 2020
    We look back on the perilous pastime of poison and the evil ways the convicted have tried to hide their wares. 
  • The story of infection

    By Professor Claire Turner

    How have infectious diseases, both their response to us and our response to them, evolved over the centuries?

    Read now: The story of infection about Managing projects through people

    Article

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Apr 2020

  • The story of infection

    Introductory level Updated 15 Apr 2020
    How have infectious diseases, both their response to us and our response to them, evolved over the centuries?
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    Choose Health: Managing long-term conditions

    Long-term medical problems can change your life - but you have control. Could you balance your work and social life with medication regimes? Would you be able to advise a friend?

    Take part now: Choose Health: Managing long-term conditions about Managing projects through people

    Activity

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    26 Nov 2019

  • Choose Health: Managing long-term conditions

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    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 26 Nov 2019
    Long-term medical problems can change your life - but you have control. Could you balance your work and social life with medication regimes? Would you be...
  • Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    30 Aug 2019

  • Cultural differences in mental health?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Aug 2019
    The OU's Jonathan Leach asks: Are mental health problems the same across the globe? 
  • What do you know about volunteering?

    By Tyrrell Golding, Stephen Harrison

    Do you want to get into volunteering? Have you got what it takes? Test yourself with this quiz...

    Take part now: What do you know about volunteering? about Managing projects through people

    Activity

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Jul 2019

  • What do you know about volunteering?

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    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 15 Jul 2019
    Do you want to get into volunteering? Have you got what it takes? Test yourself with this quiz...

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    Could you work in end of life care?

    By Dr Kerry Jones

    Have you ever wondered what it's like to work in end of life care as a health care professional supporting dying patients and their families? Working with people who are dying can be both rewarding and emotionally draining. 

    Take part now: Could you work in end of life care? about Managing projects through people

    Activity

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    02 Jul 2021

  • Could you work in end of life care?

    Featuring: Activity Activity
    Could you work in end of life care? Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 02 Jul 2021
    Have you ever wondered what it's like to work in end of life care as a health care professional supporting dying patients and their families? Working with...
  • COVID-19: Social work and social care - learning to help you in practice

    If you're returning to social work or social care practice, or want more knowledge and support to help you in a new setting working with those impacted by COVID-19, OpenLearn has a range of free courses available for you to refresh...

    Read now: COVID-19: Social work and social care - learning to help you in practice about Managing projects through people

    Article

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 May 2021

  • COVID-19: Social work and social care - learning to help you in practice

    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 14 May 2021
    If you're returning to social work or social care practice, or want more knowledge and support to help you in a new setting working with those impacted...
  • COVID-19 nursing and healthcare: learning to help you in practice

    If you're returning to practice to support the NHS, NHS in Scotland, NHS Wales or Health and Social Care in Northern Ireland, OpenLearn has a range of free courses available for you to refresh your knowledge and skills.

    Read now: COVID-19 nursing and healthcare: learning to help you in practice about Managing projects through people

    Article

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 May 2021

  • COVID-19 nursing and healthcare: learning to help you in practice

    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 14 May 2021
    If you're returning to practice to support the NHS, NHS in Scotland, NHS Wales or Health and Social Care in Northern Ireland, OpenLearn has a range of...
  • Death is inevitable: But do you need to plan for it?

    By Dr Erica Borgstrom

    For many, this question may at first seem like an odd one. It may be something you have never thought about – thinking about what the end of life may be like. For others, dying may not seem like something you can ‘plan for’, preferring to presume...

    Read now: Death is inevitable: But do you need to plan for it? about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    18 Mar 2021

  • Death is inevitable: But do you need to plan for it?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 18 Mar 2021
    For many, this question may at first seem like an odd one. It may be something you have never thought about – thinking about what the end of life may be like...
  • An overview of wound care

    This information is a review of wound care. It contains information to help you feel more confident in supporting people managing in their needs and rehabilitation. As with all clinical information, you should seek out local and follow local...

    Read now: An overview of wound care about Managing projects through people

    Article

    1 hour

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Apr 2020

  • An overview of wound care

    Introductory level Duration 1 hour Updated 21 Apr 2020
    This information is a review of wound care. It contains information to help you feel more confident in supporting people managing in their needs and...
  • Perilous past-time of poison

    By Professor Claire Turner, Linda Kenward

    We look back on the perilous pastime of poison and the evil ways the convicted have tried to hide their wares. 

    Read now: Perilous past-time of poison about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Apr 2020

  • Perilous past-time of poison

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 Apr 2020
    We look back on the perilous pastime of poison and the evil ways the convicted have tried to hide their wares. 
  • The story of infection

    By Professor Claire Turner

    How have infectious diseases, both their response to us and our response to them, evolved over the centuries?

    Read now: The story of infection about Managing projects through people

    Article

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Apr 2020

  • The story of infection

    Introductory level Updated 15 Apr 2020
    How have infectious diseases, both their response to us and our response to them, evolved over the centuries?
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    Astudio meddygaeth yn ddwyieithog

    A oes gennych ddiddordeb mewn astudio meddygaeth yn y brifysgol Os felly maer uned hon i chi Maen cyflwyno nifer o ffactorau yr ydych angen eu hystyried wrth wneud cais i astudio meddygaeth ac yn amlinellu rhai or manteision o astudio meddygaeth yn ddwyieithog yn y brifysgol

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    04 Mar 2020

  • Astudio meddygaeth yn ddwyieithog

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    Beginner level Duration 1 hour Updated 04 Mar 2020
    A oes gennych ddiddordeb mewn astudio meddygaeth yn y brifysgol? Os felly, mae’r...
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    Studying medicine bilingually

    Are you interested in studying medicine at university Then if so this unit is for you It introduces a number of the factors that you need to think about when applying to study medicine and outlines some of the particular advantages of studying medicine bilingually at university

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    1 hour

    Updated on:

    04 Mar 2020

  • Studying medicine bilingually

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    Beginner level Duration 1 hour Updated 04 Mar 2020
    Are you interested in studying medicine at university? Then if so, this unit is...
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    Choose Health: Managing long-term conditions

    Long-term medical problems can change your life - but you have control. Could you balance your work and social life with medication regimes? Would you be able to advise a friend?

    Take part now: Choose Health: Managing long-term conditions about Managing projects through people

    Activity

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    26 Nov 2019

  • Choose Health: Managing long-term conditions

    Featuring: Activity Activity
    Choose Health: Managing long-term conditions Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Montage by The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 26 Nov 2019
    Long-term medical problems can change your life - but you have control. Could you balance your work and social life with medication regimes? Would you be...