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  • Literature and the Environment

    By Niall Oddy

    Can reading encourage us to appreciate the environment and make sustainable changes to our lives?

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Nov 2021

  • Literature and the Environment

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 22 Nov 2021
    Can reading encourage us to appreciate the environment and make sustainable changes to our lives?
  • Anti-Bullying Week

    Anti-Bullying Week 2021 runs from Monday 15th - Friday 19th November. To support this we've pulled together some of our FREE resources on the different types of bullying and manipulation. 

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    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Nov 2021

  • Anti-Bullying Week

    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 15 Nov 2021
    Anti-Bullying Week 2021 runs from Monday 15th - Friday 19th November. To support this we've pulled together some of our FREE resources on the different...
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Oct 2021

  • Not intervening as a form of care

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 20 Oct 2021
    Learning from palliative and end of life care.
  • Is ‘fake news’ still a problem for society?

    By Dr Philip Seargeant

    Disinformation is a defining feature of our time. Why has it become such a problem, and what can we do about it?

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    Video

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    18 Oct 2021

  • Is ‘fake news’ still a problem for society?

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 18 Oct 2021
    Disinformation is a defining feature of our time. Why has it become such a problem, and what can we do about it?
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    What is Indigenous Psychology?

    By Dr Manfusa Shams

    Ecology and psychology are closely related. Dr Manfusa Shams explains the link in this article...

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    23 Sep 2021

  • What is Indigenous Psychology?

    What is Indigenous Psychology? Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Photo 36345363 © Abubjsm | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 23 Sep 2021
    Ecology and psychology are closely related. Dr Manfusa Shams explains the link in this article...
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    Success in Interviews - How to Use Psychology to Gain that Job!

    By Andrea Pearce, Dr Katy Smith

    Interviews can feel very daunting, especially if it has been a while since your last one, or the job is one you are really excited about. There are ways to help overcome nerves and anxiousness, ensuring that you present your strengths in the best,...

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Sep 2021

  • Success in Interviews - How to Use Psychology to Gain that Job!

    Success in Interviews - How to Use Psychology to Gain that Job! Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: Photo by Edmond Dantès from Pexels
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 20 Sep 2021
    Interviews can feel very daunting, especially if it has been a while since your last one, or the job is one you are really excited about. There are ways to...
  • What You Need to Know About Psychometrics

    By Andrea Pearce, Dr Volker Patent, Dr Madeleine Knightley

    Employers increasingly use psychometrics in job shortlisting and assessment, to help them make recruitment decisions. Read on to find out more about why this is the case, what to expect and how to be more successful when taking these tests.

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Sep 2021

  • What You Need to Know About Psychometrics

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 09 Sep 2021
    Employers increasingly use psychometrics in job shortlisting and assessment, to help them make recruitment decisions. Read on to find out more about why this...
  • Learn with Start Up Loans

    A partnership designed to help UK businesses get off the ground and stay there.

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    Updated on:

    24 Aug 2021

  • Learn with Start Up Loans

    Updated 24 Aug 2021
    A partnership designed to help UK businesses get off the ground and stay there.
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    The Value of Emotional Intelligence in a Challenging Workplace

    By Andrea Pearce, Dr Katy Smith

    Emotional intelligence is the ability to understand, use, and manage emotions in positive ways to relieve stress, communicate effectively, empathise with others, overcome challenges, and defuse conflict. Developing emotional intelligence skills...

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 Aug 2021

  • The Value of Emotional Intelligence in a Challenging Workplace

    The Value of Emotional Intelligence in a Challenging Workplace Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Photo 97897063 / Emotions © Kiosea39 | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 24 Aug 2021
    Emotional intelligence is the ability to understand, use, and manage emotions in positive ways to relieve stress, communicate effectively, empathise with...
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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Aug 2021

  • Identifying Values – Finding the Things that Matter the Most to You for the Way You Live and Work

    Identifying Values – Finding the Things that Matter the Most to You for the Way You Live and Work Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: Photo by Brady Knoll from Pexels
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 19 Aug 2021
    Values are things that matter the most to you for the way you live and work. This article should help you to identify which ones are most important to you.

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    MSc in Mental Health Science

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    MSc in Mental Health Science
    Updated 06 Dec 2021
    This MSc looks at the biological and psychological underpinnings of mental health...

    MSc in Psychology

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    MSc in Psychology
    Updated 06 Dec 2021
    This masters degree provides a valuable opportunity to gain an advanced...

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    Updated 06 Dec 2021
    This postgraduate degree offers an interdisciplinary approach to the study of...

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    Postgraduate Certificate in Childhood and Youth Studies
    Updated 06 Dec 2021
    This certificate will be attractive to anyone with a personal or professional...

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    Postgraduate Certificate in Social and Psychological Inquiry
    Updated 06 Dec 2021
    If you're working in a context which makes considerable use of social or...

    Postgraduate Diploma in Mental Health Science

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    Postgraduate Diploma in Mental Health Science
    Updated 06 Dec 2021
    This postgraduate qualification is for those with an academic or professional...

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    Postgraduate Diploma in Childhood and Youth Studies
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    This diploma will be attractive to anyone with a personal or professional interest...

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    This flexible degree combines science, technology, engineering and mathematics ...

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    You will need a computer with internet access to study for this qualification....

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    BA (Honours) Criminology and Psychology
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    Criminology and psychology help make sense of crime, criminalisation, criminals...