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    Introduction to cyber security: stay safe online

    This free course Introduction to cyber security stay safe online will help you to understand online security and start to protect your digital life whether at home or work You will learn how to recognise the threats that could harm you online and the steps you can take to reduce the chances that they will happen to you

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Oct 2019

  • Introduction to cyber security: stay safe online

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 15 Oct 2019
    This free course, Introduction to cyber security: stay safe online, will help you...
  • Leadership and followership

    This free course Leadership and followership will help you to explore what makes a good leader recognise common leadership challenges and identify the skills you need to develop if you want to enhance your own leadership experience

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    11 Dec 2019

  • Leadership and followership

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    Leadership and followership
    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 11 Dec 2019
    This free course, Leadership and followership, will help you to explore what makes...
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    Understanding autism

    Learn about autism one of the most challenging longterm conditions of the century This free course Understanding autism introduces the autism spectrum how it is experienced by individuals and families and why it has become a global concern The course explains how understanding of the autism spectrum and approaches to diagnosis and care have evolved Key scientific approaches to studying autism are explained and illustrated alongside substantial use of different personal perspectives The course culminates with key topical issues such as autism in adulthood and missed diagnosis in women The course is suitable for all who need a clear authoritative overview and does not require prior knowledge of science or social science It uses text images and audiovisual media

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    02 Apr 2020

  • Understanding autism

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 02 Apr 2020
    Learn about autism, one of the most challenging long-term conditions of the...
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    Supporting children's mental health and wellbeing

    Do you have a professional or personal interest in the mental health issues affecting young children Are you working with children or are you a parent or carer This free course Supporting childrens mental health and wellbeing is designed to give insight into the factors that are contributing to our youngest citizens poor mental health examining factors from a national and global perspective By the end of the course you will have gained knowledge about strategies and interventions that will help you to understand how you can support childrens mental health and improve their wellbeing

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Oct 2020

  • Can renewable energy sources power the world?

    We ask the question Can renewable energy sources power the world as a response to the growing awareness that increased use of renewable energy technologies is making a major contribution to global efforts to limit anthropogenic climate change The course begins by examining the environmental concerns that have caused a rise in interest in renewable energy introducing the main sources and technologies and describing global efforts to increase the share of renewables The course then looks at each of the principal renewable energy technologies and the contributions they might make to global energy demand Finally several future energy scenarios are analysed to show how combinations of renewable energy sources and technologies could provide a major share of global energy needs

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 Mar 2020

  • Can renewable energy sources power the world?

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    Can renewable energy sources power the world?
    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 06 Mar 2020
    We ask the question ‘Can renewable energy sources power the world?’ as a response...
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    Effective communication in the workplace

    This free course Effective communication in the workplace explores the importance of communication as a skill in the workplace It aims to increase your understanding of communication skills and to help you to consider how your communication could be perceived by others Youll cover areas such as verbal and nonverbal communication written communication and using your communication skills to overcome challenging situations

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Apr 2020

  • Effective communication in the workplace

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 07 Apr 2020
    This free course, Effective communication in the workplace, explores the...
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    MSE’s Academy of Money

    The Open University has joined forces with MoneySavingExpert MSE to produce this new free course to give you the skills and knowledge to master your finances Packed with videos audios quizzes and activities the course covers all the key aspects of personal finance in six sessions of study that each take around two hours to complete

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    Free course

    12 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    29 Mar 2021

  • MSE’s Academy of Money

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    Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 29 Mar 2021
    The Open University has joined forces with MoneySavingExpert (MSE) to produce this...
  • Managing my money for young adults

    This free course Managing my money for young adults will help you start to think about managing your finances You will learn how to budget effectively and will be encouraged to start thinking about your financial future

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Jan 2020

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    Managing my money for young adults
    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 09 Jan 2020
    This free course, Managing my money for young adults, will help you start to think...
  • Working in diverse teams

    This free badged course Working in diverse teams will help you consider your experience of working in teams and the different roles you play in them It will increase your confidence in marketing this key skill to employers as well improve your ability to perform well in teams you are currently part of

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    05 Feb 2020

  • Working in diverse teams

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    Working in diverse teams
    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 05 Feb 2020
    This free badged course, Working in diverse teams, will help you consider your...
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    Succeed with maths – Part 2

    This free course Succeed with maths Part 2 is a sequel to Part 1 in which you will continue to develop your mathematical knowledge and skills using everyday examples The course takes a look at measurement of length mass and volume negative numbers and how to use these scientific notation based upon powers of 10 shapes and how to calculate their properties before finally turning to how to construct and read from tables charts and graphs It provides a solid foundation for you to continue with studies in any subject which requires some degree of mathematical knowledge

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Jan 2020

  • Succeed with maths – Part 2

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 09 Jan 2020
    This free course, Succeed with maths Part 2, is a sequel to Part 1, in which you...
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    Succeed with maths – Part 1

    If you feel that maths is a mystery that you want to unravel then this free course is for you It will guide you through how numbers are put together give you confidence with using percentages fractions and negative numbers and provide you with problem solving skills for your everyday life and the wider world

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    25 Mar 2020

  • Succeed with maths – Part 1

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 25 Mar 2020
    If you feel that maths is a mystery that you want to unravel then this free course...
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    Talk the talk

    This free course introduces the mechanics of effective persuasive oral presentations by giving you the opportunity to analyse examples and then create your own Using resources such as TED Talk videos you will see how experts deliver professional talks and famous speeches observe what works and identify how language connects ideas and keeps a listener engaged

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    Free course

    12 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Dec 2019

  • Talk the talk

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    Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 19 Dec 2019
    This free course introduces the mechanics of effective, persuasive oral...
  • Digital skills: succeeding in a digital world

    This free courseDigital skills succeeding in a digital world will develop your confidence and skills for life online whether study work or everyday life It explores a range of digital skills and practices including digital identity digital wellbeing staying safe and legal finding and using information and online tools and dealing with information overload The importance of developing a critical approach to life online is emphasised throughout whether consuming or creating information Youll be encouraged to reflect on your own situation and to apply what you learn to reallife scenarios using a digital skills plan to keep a record of progress

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 Jul 2020

  • Digital skills: succeeding in a digital world

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    Digital skills: succeeding in a digital world
    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 13 Jul 2020
    This free course, Digital skills: succeeding in a digital world, will develop...
  • Emotions and emotional disorders

    In this free course Emotions and emotional disorders you will learn about some of the disorders related to the feelings of stress sadness and anxiety including how these disorders are diagnosed their biological correlates and evidence of their possible causes

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    Free course

    6 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    23 May 2018

  • Emotions and emotional disorders

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    Emotions and emotional disorders
    Intermediate level Duration 6 hours Updated 23 May 2018
    In this free course, Emotions and emotional disorders, you will learn about some...
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    Public health approaches to infectious disease

    This free course Public health approaches to infectious disease reviews the current global burden of infectious disease the public health strategies that are reducing the impact of some major infections and the challenges facing national and international organisations in preventing illness and death caused by bacteria viruses and parasites

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    Free course

    3 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    03 Mar 2016

  • Public health approaches to infectious disease

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    Introductory level Duration 3 hours Updated 03 Mar 2016
    This free course, Public health approaches to infectious disease, reviews the...
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    Marketing in the 21st Century

    This free course Marketing in the 21st century offers a managerial perspective on how to deliver more effective marketing in an organisation regardless of whether it is based in the private public or nonprofit sector This is achieved through a variety of learning techniques including case studies videos activities and group discussions Supporting this learning students are encouraged to become critical thinkers about both how they undertake their own decisions as well as how marketing influences our society

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    Free course

    6 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    17 Jul 2019

  • Marketing in the 21st Century

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    Advanced level Duration 6 hours Updated 17 Jul 2019
    This free course, Marketing in the 21st century, offers a managerial perspective...
  • Learning from sport burnout and overtraining

    By Ben Oakley

    Sport can place high levels of stress on athletes coaches and others involved If unable to cope with these stresses they may be vulnerable to developing burnout This free course Learning from sport burnout and overtraining examines burnout in sport from various perspectives including both the coachs and athletes perspective Drawing on real life case studies it explores how coaches can recognise and prevent burnout in athletes and investigates the prevention and treatment of burnout in coaches This course is for you if you are interested in developing an holistic understanding of burnout in sport

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    03 Jan 2020

  • Learning from sport burnout and overtraining

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    Learning from sport burnout and overtraining
    Intermediate level Duration 24 hours Updated 03 Jan 2020
    Sport can place high levels of stress on athletes, coaches and others involved. If...
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    Mathematics for science and technology

    Maths is intimately entwined with science and technology whether it is used to analyse data collected on plants in the Amazon rainforest to calculate the trajectory of a comet or design a bridge to connect two countries This means that science and technology go handinhand with maths and that a firm grasp of maths is crucial for studying any science and technology discipline This free course Maths for science and technology will help you build a stronger grip with the maths helping hand Youll learn about how the power of algebra the sense of scientific notation the beauty of basic trigonometry and why 70 db decibels is 10 times more powerful than 60 db As well as this you will delve into scientific measurement including the importance of units and the flexibility and practically of the SI the internationally recognised system of units based on multiples of ten

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Jan 2020

  • Mathematics for science and technology

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 20 Jan 2020
    Maths is intimately entwined with science and technology, whether it is used to...
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    Exploring career mentoring and coaching

    This free course Exploring career mentoring and coaching will explain what mentors and career coaches do and how a colleague or expert who can ask the right questions challenge assumptions and help an individual to find the best solutions for themselves can make a significant difference in a wide range of situations and contexts

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    11 Dec 2019

  • Exploring career mentoring and coaching

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 11 Dec 2019
    This free course, Exploring career mentoring and coaching, will explain what...
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    Developing your skills as an HR professional

    This free course Developing your skills as an HR professional will help you to develop some of the skills you will need to be effective as an HR professional You will practise learning reflectively and you will also develop the skills of organising yourself managing time and stress and working in teams or groups

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    Free course

    9 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    07 Jun 2019

  • Developing your skills as an HR professional

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    Advanced level Duration 9 hours Updated 07 Jun 2019
    This free course, Developing your skills as an HR professional, will help you to...
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    Developing career resilience

    This free course Developing career resilience will help you to understand the factors that influence career resilience and offer examples and tactics for you to develop your own resilience further

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Jan 2020

  • Developing career resilience

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 09 Jan 2020
    This free course, Developing career resilience, will help you to understand the...
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    Essay and report writing skills

    Writing reports and assignments can be a daunting prospect Learn how to interpret questions and how to plan structure and write your assignment or report This free course Essay and report writing skills is designed to help you develop the skills you need to write effectively for academic purposes

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    Free course

    15 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    26 Apr 2019

  • Essay and report writing skills

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    Introductory level Duration 15 hours Updated 26 Apr 2019
    Writing reports and assignments can be a daunting prospect. Learn how to interpret...
  • Succeed in the workplace

    Do you want to change jobs are you just starting in the job market or may be returning after a break If so then this free course Succeed in the workplace is for you It will help you explore career opportunities You will also gain the skills to write strong CVs and application forms and to handle different types of interviews By the end of the course you will have made a start on your own realistic and strong action plan to enable you to find a job that will fulfil your aspirations and suit your lifestyle

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Jan 2020

  • Succeed in the workplace

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    Succeed in the workplace
    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 09 Jan 2020
    Do you want to change jobs, are you just starting in the job market or may be...
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    What is strategic human resource management?

    This free course What is strategic human resource management is about the interplay between decision making in HR and the multiple environments within which such decisions are made The underlying premise is that normally better choices are made when they are informed by an understanding of the multiple contexts which are relevant to those choices

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    Free course

    4 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    26 Jun 2019

  • What is strategic human resource management?

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    Advanced level Duration 4 hours Updated 26 Jun 2019
    This free course, What is strategic human resource management?, is about the...
  • Supporting children and young people's wellbeing

    This free course Supporting children and young peoples wellbeinglooks at some of the broader concerns regarding wellbeing and the idea that children and young people today are increasingly reporting feelings of unhappiness By completing the activities you will be introduced to different ways of understanding children and young peoples wellbeing as well as a variety of practices and services that can provide support

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    Free course

    7 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    06 Mar 2020

  • Supporting children and young people's wellbeing

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    Supporting children and young people's wellbeing
    Intermediate level Duration 7 hours Updated 06 Mar 2020
    This free course, Supporting children and young people's wellbeing, looks at...
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