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  • Essential skills for OU study

    Feeling prepared for your module? Our short collection of free courses covers the essential skills to get the most from your studies. 

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    Read now: Essential skills for OU study about Managing projects through people

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    08 Sep 2021

  • Essential skills for OU study

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Sep 2021
    Feeling prepared for your module? Our short collection of free courses covers the essential skills to get the most from your studies. 
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    Dominic Ball testimonial

    Professional footballer Dominic Ball has completed a Business Management Degree with The Open University. He explains why it’s important other current players start planning for the future, plus how the support of the ...

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    05 Aug 2021

  • Dominic Ball testimonial

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    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 05 Aug 2021
    Professional footballer Dominic Ball has completed a Business Management Degree with The Open University. He explains why it’s important other...
  • Explore flexible online learning

    The Open University offers flexible part-time study, supported distance and open learning for undergraduate and postgraduate courses and qualifications. OpenLearn is the home of free online learning offered by the OU. There are hundreds...

    Read now: Explore flexible online learning about Managing projects through people

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Jul 2021

  • Explore flexible online learning

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 20 Jul 2021
    The Open University offers flexible part-time study, supported distance and open learning for undergraduate and postgraduate courses and...
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    Ethnicity as a Learning Tool

    By Dr Manfusa Shams

    How can students have an effective learning experience and attain good grades, irrespective of their ethnicities? Dr Manfusa Shams explores three challenges relating to this... 

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 Jul 2021

  • Ethnicity as a Learning Tool

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    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 13 Jul 2021
    How can students have an effective learning experience and attain good grades, irrespective of their ethnicities? Dr Manfusa Shams explores three challenges...
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    Sut y gallaf ymdopi â straen arholiadau?

    Mae heriau ychwanegol ynghlwm wrth gyfnod arholiadau - ond os byddwch yn rheoli eich straen, gallwch ei oresgyn. Mae gan Teena Clouston rai awgrymiadau, a gallwch droi eich papurau drosodd nawr.

    Read now: Sut y gallaf ymdopi â straen arholiadau? about Managing projects through people

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    23 Jun 2021

  • Sut y gallaf ymdopi â straen arholiadau?

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Jun 2021
    Mae heriau ychwanegol ynghlwm wrth gyfnod arholiadau - ond os byddwch yn rheoli eich straen, gallwch ei oresgyn. Mae gan Teena Clouston rai awgrymiadau, a...
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    How can I cope with exam stress

    The exam period brings with it extra challenges - but if you manage your stress, you can make it through. Teena Clouston has some tips, and you may turn your papers over now.

    Read now: How can I cope with exam stress about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    23 Jun 2021

  • How can I cope with exam stress

    How can I cope with exam stress Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: Pete
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Jun 2021
    The exam period brings with it extra challenges - but if you manage your stress, you can make it through. Teena Clouston has some tips, and you may turn your...
  • Learning Design Vision Statement Tool

    By Tom Olney

    A reconceptualised and bi-lingual version of the original Learning Design Wordwheel for Mandarin speaking learning designers.

    Take part now: Learning Design Vision Statement Tool about Managing projects through people

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Jun 2021

  • Learning Design Vision Statement Tool

    Featuring: Activity Activity
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 14 Jun 2021
    A reconceptualised and bi-lingual version of the original Learning Design Wordwheel for Mandarin speaking learning designers.
  • How can you take your teaching online?

    A number of schools and universities have closed to most pupils due to COVID-19, but how can you quickly move your teaching online? Check out our FREE remote learning resources.

    Read now: How can you take your teaching online? about Managing projects through people

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    17 May 2021

  • How can you take your teaching online?

    Introductory level Updated 17 May 2021
    A number of schools and universities have closed to most pupils due to COVID-19, but how can you quickly move your teaching online? Check out our FREE remote...
  • FREE courses and content for school study

    Back to school? Perhaps you want to gain some extra knowledge during the evenings or weekends. Check out our FREE courses, interactives and videos to help you continue your studies at home.

    Read now: FREE courses and content for school study about Managing projects through people

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    17 May 2021

  • FREE courses and content for school study

    Introductory level Updated 17 May 2021
    Back to school? Perhaps you want to gain some extra knowledge during the evenings or weekends. Check out our FREE courses, interactives and videos to...
  • Open door to success

    The Department for Work & Pensions has partnered with The Open University to offer free training tools designed to help people find a job, advance their career or grow their business.

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    14 May 2021

  • Open door to success

    Updated 14 May 2021
    The Department for Work & Pensions has partnered with The Open University to offer free training tools designed to help people find a job, advance their...

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  • Essential skills for OU study

    Feeling prepared for your module? Our short collection of free courses covers the essential skills to get the most from your studies. 

    Updated content

    Read now: Essential skills for OU study about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    08 Sep 2021

  • Essential skills for OU study

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Sep 2021
    Feeling prepared for your module? Our short collection of free courses covers the essential skills to get the most from your studies. 
  • Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Dominic Ball/PFA

    Dominic Ball testimonial

    Professional footballer Dominic Ball has completed a Business Management Degree with The Open University. He explains why it’s important other current players start planning for the future, plus how the support of the ...

    Read now: Dominic Ball testimonial about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    05 Aug 2021

  • Dominic Ball testimonial

    Dominic Ball testimonial Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Dominic Ball/PFA
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 05 Aug 2021
    Professional footballer Dominic Ball has completed a Business Management Degree with The Open University. He explains why it’s important other...
  • Explore flexible online learning

    The Open University offers flexible part-time study, supported distance and open learning for undergraduate and postgraduate courses and qualifications. OpenLearn is the home of free online learning offered by the OU. There are hundreds...

    Read now: Explore flexible online learning about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Jul 2021

  • Explore flexible online learning

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 20 Jul 2021
    The Open University offers flexible part-time study, supported distance and open learning for undergraduate and postgraduate courses and...
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    Ethnicity as a Learning Tool

    By Dr Manfusa Shams

    How can students have an effective learning experience and attain good grades, irrespective of their ethnicities? Dr Manfusa Shams explores three challenges relating to this... 

    Read now: Ethnicity as a Learning Tool about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 Jul 2021

  • Ethnicity as a Learning Tool

    Ethnicity as a Learning Tool Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: Photo by Keira Burton from Pexels
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 13 Jul 2021
    How can students have an effective learning experience and attain good grades, irrespective of their ethnicities? Dr Manfusa Shams explores three challenges...
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    Sut y gallaf ymdopi â straen arholiadau?

    Mae heriau ychwanegol ynghlwm wrth gyfnod arholiadau - ond os byddwch yn rheoli eich straen, gallwch ei oresgyn. Mae gan Teena Clouston rai awgrymiadau, a gallwch droi eich papurau drosodd nawr.

    Read now: Sut y gallaf ymdopi â straen arholiadau? about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    23 Jun 2021

  • Sut y gallaf ymdopi â straen arholiadau?

    Sut y gallaf ymdopi â straen arholiadau? Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: Pete
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Jun 2021
    Mae heriau ychwanegol ynghlwm wrth gyfnod arholiadau - ond os byddwch yn rheoli eich straen, gallwch ei oresgyn. Mae gan Teena Clouston rai awgrymiadau, a...
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    How can I cope with exam stress

    The exam period brings with it extra challenges - but if you manage your stress, you can make it through. Teena Clouston has some tips, and you may turn your papers over now.

    Read now: How can I cope with exam stress about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    23 Jun 2021

  • How can I cope with exam stress

    How can I cope with exam stress Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: Pete
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Jun 2021
    The exam period brings with it extra challenges - but if you manage your stress, you can make it through. Teena Clouston has some tips, and you may turn your...
  • Learning Design Vision Statement Tool

    By Tom Olney

    A reconceptualised and bi-lingual version of the original Learning Design Wordwheel for Mandarin speaking learning designers.

    Take part now: Learning Design Vision Statement Tool about Managing projects through people

    Activity

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Jun 2021

  • Learning Design Vision Statement Tool

    Featuring: Activity Activity
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 14 Jun 2021
    A reconceptualised and bi-lingual version of the original Learning Design Wordwheel for Mandarin speaking learning designers.
  • Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 May 2021

  • OpenLearn gyda Cymru'n Gweithio | OpenLearn with Working Wales

    Free Course Free Course
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 19 May 2021
    Croeso i OpenLearn gyda Cymru'n Gweithio. Welcome to OpenLearn with Working Wales. 
  • How can you take your teaching online?

    A number of schools and universities have closed to most pupils due to COVID-19, but how can you quickly move your teaching online? Check out our FREE remote learning resources.

    Read now: How can you take your teaching online? about Managing projects through people

    Article

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    17 May 2021

  • How can you take your teaching online?

    Introductory level Updated 17 May 2021
    A number of schools and universities have closed to most pupils due to COVID-19, but how can you quickly move your teaching online? Check out our FREE remote...
  • FREE courses and content for school study

    Back to school? Perhaps you want to gain some extra knowledge during the evenings or weekends. Check out our FREE courses, interactives and videos to help you continue your studies at home.

    Read now: FREE courses and content for school study about Managing projects through people

    Article

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    17 May 2021

  • FREE courses and content for school study

    Introductory level Updated 17 May 2021
    Back to school? Perhaps you want to gain some extra knowledge during the evenings or weekends. Check out our FREE courses, interactives and videos to...

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    Top-up BA (Honours) Early Years

    Course Course
    Top-up BA (Honours) Early Years
    Duration 1200 hours Updated 11 Mar 2019
    This pathway enables experienced practitioners with a Foundation Degree in Early...

    CertHE in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Primary Schools

    Course Course
    CertHE in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Primary Schools
    Duration 1200 hours Updated 11 Mar 2019
    Do you work in a primary school supporting children’s learning? This is one of the...

    Foundation Degree in Primary Teaching and Learning

    Course Course
    Foundation Degree in Primary Teaching and Learning
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 11 Mar 2019
    Teaching assistants and classroom support staff represent one of the fastest...

    BA (Honours) Early Years

    Course Course
    BA (Honours) Early Years
    Duration 3600 hours Updated 11 Mar 2019
    Do you work with young children? Do you want to boost your career and develop your...

    Diploma of Higher Education in Primary Teaching and Learning

    Course Course
    Diploma of Higher Education in Primary Teaching and Learning
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 11 Mar 2019
    Classroom and teaching assistants and classroom support staff represent one of the...