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    Getting started on classical Latin

    This free course Getting started on classical Latin has been developed in response to requests from learners who had had no contact with Latin before and who felt they would like to spend a little time preparing for the kind of learning that studying a classical language involves The course will give you a taster of what is involved in the very early stages of learning Latin and will offer you the opportunity to put in some early practice

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    10 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 May 2018

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    Introductory level Duration 10 hours Updated 24 May 2018
    This free course, Getting started on classical Latin, has been developed in...
  • Legal skills and debates in Scotland

    This free course Legal skills and debates in Scotland considers how laws are interpreted and applied It looks at legislation court judgments argument judicial reasoning and rights It also explores the relationship between societys values and the laws which it supports and how policy and rights influence development of law

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    18 Jun 2020

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    Legal skills and debates in Scotland
    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 18 Jun 2020
    This free course, Legal skills and debates in Scotland, considers how laws are...
  • Everyday English 1

    This free course Everyday English 1 will develop and improve your essential speaking and listening reading and writing skills for work study and everyday life

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    48 hours

    Updated on:

    20 Jan 2020

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    Everyday English 1
    Beginner level Duration 48 hours Updated 20 Jan 2020
    This free course, Everyday English 1, will develop and improve your essential...
  • Everyday English 2

    This free course Everyday English 2 will inspire you to improve your current English skills and help you to communicate more effectively in everyday work and life

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    48 hours

    Updated on:

    20 Jan 2020

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    Everyday English 2
    Beginner level Duration 48 hours Updated 20 Jan 2020
    This free course, Everyday English 2, will inspire you to improve your current...
  • Introduction to child psychology

    Childhood is a time of rapid growth and development and studying these changes is endlessly stimulating In this free course Introduction to child psychology you will be introduced to the discipline of child psychology and some of the key questions that guide the understanding of childhood These questions include What influences childrens development and How do psychologists study the physical and cognitive changes that occur during childhood As you work through this material you will also gain a deeper understanding concerning how psychologists work with young children across a range of applied settings through activities and audiovisual materials

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    Free course

    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Mar 2020

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    Introduction to child psychology
    Introductory level Duration 8 hours Updated 27 Mar 2020
    Childhood is a time of rapid growth and development, and studying these changes is...
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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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    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Jan 2020

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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...
  • Everyday maths 1

    This free course Everyday maths 1 is designed to bring your learning to life inspiring you to improve your current maths skills or helping you to remember any areas that you may have forgotten Working through the examples and interactive activities in this course will help you to among other things run a household or make progress in your career

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    48 hours

    Updated on:

    20 Jan 2020

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    Everyday maths 1
    Beginner level Duration 48 hours Updated 20 Jan 2020
    This free course, Everyday maths 1, is designed to bring your learning to life,...
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    Attachment in the early years

    This free course Attachment in the early years covers theory and research in the area of attachment in early childhood In the 1950s John Bowlby was the first person to develop a theory about the significance of early attachments between caregivers and very young children His work has stimulated a massive and very productive field of research with important implications for childcare This OpenLearn course describes Bowlbys theory and the work that has built on it illustrated with video recordings of the assessment of attachment in a laboratory setting and a talk by an eminent attachment researcher

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    6 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    20 Aug 2019

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    Intermediate level Duration 6 hours Updated 20 Aug 2019
    This free course, Attachment in the early years, covers theory and research in the...
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    Judges and the law

    How do judges make law This free course Judges and the law will examine how the common law system works the differences between civil code and common law systems and the advantages and disadvantages of the common law system The role of the judiciary in the lawmaking process is explored by examining the origins of common law the system of precedent and the rules of statutory interpretation

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    20 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    05 Jul 2019

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    Introductory level Duration 20 hours Updated 05 Jul 2019
    How do judges make law? This free course, Judges and the law, will examine how the...
  • Take your teaching online

    In this free course Take your teaching online you will gain knowledge fundamental to delivering effective teaching online You will hear about the experiences of real educators be introduced to cutting edge research and understand the ideas and tools that shape how we teach and learn online You will also learn useful methods that will guide you to test out these new ideas in your own practice

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    25 Mar 2020

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    Take your teaching online
    Intermediate level Duration 24 hours Updated 25 Mar 2020
    In this free course, Take your teaching online, you will gain  knowledge...
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    Social marketing

    Never before have social issues been more at the centre of public and private debate From concerns about sustainability and the future of the planet to the introduction of smoking bans there is a growing recognition that social marketing has a role to play in achieving a wide range of social goals This free course Social marketing examines the nature of social marketing and how the adoption of marketing concepts frameworks and techniques developed for commercial marketers can be applied to the solution of social problems

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    Free course

    8 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    06 Jun 2019

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    Advanced level Duration 8 hours Updated 06 Jun 2019
    Never before have social issues been more at the centre of public and private...
  • Basic science: understanding experiments

    This free course Basic science understanding experiments introduces you to sciencebased skills through simple and exciting physics chemistry and biology experiments

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    Free course

    12 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Jan 2020

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    Basic science: understanding experiments
    Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 20 Jan 2020
    This free course, Basic science: understanding experiments, introduces you to...
  • What is politics?

    This free course What is politics introduces you to the world of politics It is dedicated primarily to answering the question of what politics is Although the question might seem rather simple it elicits various often contradictory responses As you will realise in politics as in much of the humanities and social sciences definitive answers are difficult to come by What politics is and equally who does it and where it is done are hotly debated and highly contested This OpenLearn course will introduce you to some of these debates and their implications for the study and practice of politics

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    Free course

    15 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    03 Oct 2019

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    What is politics?
    Intermediate level Duration 15 hours Updated 03 Oct 2019
    This free course, What is politics?, introduces you to the world of politics. It...
  • Everyday maths 2 (Wales)

    This free course Everyday maths 2 Wales will build on your existing maths skills and help you to feel more confident tackling the maths you come across in everyday situations

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    Free course

    48 hours

    Updated on:

    02 Mar 2020

  • Everyday maths 2 (Wales)

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    Everyday maths 2 (Wales)
    Beginner level Duration 48 hours Updated 02 Mar 2020
    This free course, Everyday maths 2 (Wales), will build on your existing maths...
  • Exploring learning disabilities: supporting belonging

    This free course Exploring learning disabilities supporting belonging takes the reallife cases of a number of different people to explore what it is like to have the label learning disability The course also considers how it feels to support someone with a learning disability as a family member a friend an advocate or a paid worker Through these human stories the course considers the complex moral ethical and practical debates learning disability gives rise to

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    26 Mar 2020

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    Exploring learning disabilities: supporting belonging
    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 26 Mar 2020
    This free course, Exploring learning disabilities: supporting belonging, takes the...
  • 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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    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 Jul 2020

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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...
  • 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

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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...
  • Digital forensics

    Digital evidence features in just about every part of our personal and business lives Legal and business decisions hinge on having timely data about what people have actually done This free course Digital forensics is an introduction to computer forensics and investigation and provides a taster in understanding how to conduct investigations to correctly gather analyse and present digital evidence to both business and legal audiences It also outlines the tools to locate and analyse digital evidence on a variety of devices how to keep up to date with changing technologies and laws and regulations in digital forensics

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    Free course

    8 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    06 Jun 2019

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    Digital forensics
    Advanced level Duration 8 hours Updated 06 Jun 2019
    Digital evidence features in just about every part of our personal and business...
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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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    15 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    26 Apr 2019

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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...
  • Entrepreneurship – from ideas to reality

    This free course Entrepreneurship from ideas to reality is about starting and running your own business Using case studies it will take you through the decisions from generating initial ideas through to deciding what you will do and how to establish your business and grow it It will guide you through business models funding options business types and the influence of location and importantly assessment of your own skills values and attitudes to risk It is focused on practical advice from real entrepreneurs and will signpost learners to where they can find additional support and how they can further develop their own capabilities

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    03 Mar 2020

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    Entrepreneurship – from ideas to reality
    Intermediate level Duration 24 hours Updated 03 Mar 2020
    This free course, Entrepreneurship: from ideas to reality, is about starting and...
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    Beginners’ Spanish: Getting around

    Do you want to improve your language skills and communicate more easily and effectively in Spanish This free course Beginners Spanish Getting around concentrates on Spanish as a tool for communication but it also provides some insights into Hispanic societies and cultures through authentic printed and audio materials This OpenLearn course focuses on public spaces and how to get by in a Hispanic city

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    Free course

    20 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    02 Nov 2018

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    Introductory level Duration 20 hours Updated 02 Nov 2018
    Do you want to improve your language skills and communicate more easily and...
  • Internet of everything

    The internet of everything IoE is the networked connection of people process data and things As more people data and things come online we develop processes to harness the vast amounts of information being generated by all these connected people and things The goal of this free course is to introduce you to fundamental concepts and technologies that enable the IoE and the internet of things

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    15 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 Nov 2019

  • Internet of everything

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    Internet of everything
    Introductory level Duration 15 hours Updated 13 Nov 2019
    The internet of everything (IoE) is the networked connection of people, process,...
  • Learn to code for data analysis

    This free course will teach you how to write your own computer programs one line of code at a time Youll learn how to access open data clean and analyse it and produce visualisations You will also learn how to write up and share your analyses privately or publicly

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    Free course

    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Jan 2020

  • Learn to code for data analysis

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    Learn to code for data analysis
    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 20 Jan 2020
    This free course will teach you how to write your own computer programs, one line...
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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

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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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    Forensic science and fingerprints

    This free course Forensic science and fingerprints covers how science can make fingerprints easier to study how they are used in court and some of the questions about the extent to which fingerprint identification is sound and scientific Students will learn the principles used in classifying and matching fingerprints often called marks

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    10 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Mar 2019

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    Introductory level Duration 10 hours Updated 21 Mar 2019
    This free course, Forensic science and fingerprints, covers how science can make...
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