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  • Early years team work and leadership

    This free course Early years team work and leadership explores aspects of teamwork and leadership for early years practitioners

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    27 Apr 2020

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    This free course, Early years team work and leadership, explores aspects of...
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    Beginners’ French: Food and drink

    Improve your language skills by learning to communicate more easily and effectively in French In this free course Beginners French Food and drink you will also gain an insight into French societies and cultures through focusing on food and drink You will listen to French speakers in a variety of situations and you will be provided with some skills for coping with reading texts

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    5 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    23 May 2019

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    Improve your language skills by learning to communicate more easily and...
  • Basic science: understanding numbers

    This free course Basic science understanding numbers explains how you can use numbers to describe the natural world and make sense of everything from atoms to oceans

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    12 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    02 Nov 2018

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    Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 02 Nov 2018
    This free course, Basic science: understanding numbers, explains how you can use...
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    Getting started with SPSS

    Handling statistical data is an essential part of psychological research However many people find the idea of using statistics and especially statistical software packages extremely daunting This free course Getting started with SPSS takes a stepbystep approach to statistics software through seven interactive activities No statistics software is needed

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    3 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    08 Jul 2019

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    Handling statistical data is an essential part of psychological research. However,...
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    The Big Bang

    This is the way the world ends Not with a bang but a whimper TS Eliot But how about the way the world begins Was this the biggest bang of all This free course The Big Bang will introduce you to the theory of the Big Bang and will present the three main lines of experimental evidence that support this theory

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    20 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    22 May 2019

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    This is the way the world ends / Not with a bang but a whimper.' (T.S. Eliot) But...
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    Philosophy: The nature of persons

    What is a person This free course Philosophy The nature of persons examines this philosophical question concerning the nature of personhood You will examine whether a person is the same as a human being and look at whether it is our free will that in the end defines us as a person

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    15 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    14 Apr 2016

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    Critical criminology and the social sciences

    This free course Critical criminology and the social sciences will provide you with an insight into some of the main disciplines within the social sciences focusing in particular on critical criminology It will begin by outlining some of the defining characteristics of the social science disciplines of psychology law sociology and critical criminology Using the global financial crisis of 20078 as a case study the course will then provide you with an insight into how academics working in some of these different disciplinary backgrounds make sense of a similar topic in different ways The course will conclude by considering the place of critical criminology within the social sciences

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    6 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    03 Apr 2020

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    Intermediate level Duration 6 hours Updated 03 Apr 2020
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    Starting with law

    This free course Starting with law explores key legal concepts such as legal capacity and the rights and responsibilities of the individual You will examine how laws are made and how they affect us at different points in our lives It is an ideal course if you are a beginner or returning to study

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    3 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 May 2019

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    Organisations and management accounting

    This free course Organisations and management accounting examines the nature of organisations specifically their objectives and structure Organisational objectives and structure determine management functions and responsibilities within the organisation

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    12 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    07 Nov 2019

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    Intermediate level Duration 12 hours Updated 07 Nov 2019
    This free course, Organisations and management accounting, examines the nature of...
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    Accessibility of eLearning

    It is part of a teaching professionals skills to understand the needs of a diverse population of students This free course Accessibility of eLearning introduces the challenges for disabled students who may use computers in different ways when taking part in eLearning or may need alternative teaching methods It covers the technology and techniques used by disabled students the adjustments to teaching methods that might be reasonable design decisions which affect the accessibility of eLearning tools and strategies for evaluation

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    15 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    12 Oct 2018

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    It is part of a teaching professional's skills to understand the needs of a...
  • Everyday English for Health and Social Care and Education Support 2

    This free course will develop and improve your speaking and listening reading and writing skills for your work in the health social care and education sector

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    48 hours

    Updated on:

    20 Jan 2020

  • Everyday English for Health and Social Care and Education Support 2

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    Everyday English for Health and Social Care and Education Support 2
    Beginner level Duration 48 hours Updated 20 Jan 2020
    This free course will develop and improve your speaking and listening, reading and...
  • Exploring communications technology

    This free course Exploring communications technology looks at some of the principles underpinning communications technology It looks at the properties of signals and media such as optical fibre and radio waves error control data compression and the principles of 4G mobile communications wifi and DSL broadband

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    10 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    11 Mar 2019

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    This free course, Exploring communications technology, looks at some of the...
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    Gaelic in modern Scotland

    Modern Scotland is a multilingual country Gaelic Scots and English along with newer introductions from Europe and beyond all influence the way Scotlands people now speak to each other and to the rest of the world Created with the positive encouragement of Brd na Gidhlig and with support from BBC Alba this free course Gaelic in modern Scotland is available in both Gaelic and English The course has been designed to provide a resource for people with a personal or professional interest in increasing their knowledge and understanding of the development and impact of Scottish Gaelic and its culture It aims to surprise and challenge where necessary to provide links and ideas for further research and for some to kickstart a journey into learning a language which is integral to Scotlands national identity

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    15 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    10 Mar 2016

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    Modern Scotland is a multi-lingual country. Gaelic, Scots and English, along with...
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    Discovering music through listening

    This free course Discovering music through listening will introduce you to the musical elements used by musicians to create a piece of music pulse tempo metre harmony structure texture timbre and dynamics Youll learn how to identify the different musical elements by taking a particular approach to listening to the music known as close listening Alongside developing your listening skills you will learn how to explain what you hear using technical language

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    9 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Jul 2020

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    Introductory level Duration 9 hours Updated 22 Jul 2020
    This free course, Discovering music through listening, will introduce you to the...
  • An introduction to web applications architecture

    This free course An introduction to web applications architecture provides an overview of the design and implementation of computer software that runs on web servers instead of those running solely on desktop computers laptops or mobile devices

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    8 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    03 May 2018

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    An introduction to web applications architecture
    Intermediate level Duration 8 hours Updated 03 May 2018
    This free course, An introduction to web applications architecture, provides an...
  • Scottish courts and the law

    This free course Scottish courts and the law explores the role function and purpose of the courts in Scotland and their relationship with the law You consider the way in which cases come to court the difference between the criminal and civil justice systems the separation of powers how individuals may become involved with the court system the alternatives to courts that have evolved in recent decades and future advances that are being considered You learn about the work of lawyers and the judiciary and explore how Scottish courts and tribunals operate in an open and transparent way working to ensure justice

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    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    18 Jun 2020

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 18 Jun 2020
    This free course, Scottish courts and the law, explores the role, function and...
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    Business communication: writing a SWOT analysis

    This free course Business communication writing a SWOT analysis is designed to develop your writing skills for business You will be taken step by step through the process of writing a SWOT analysis with clear advice on selecting key information from a case study text making concise notes choosing an appropriate structure and using language effectively You will learn how to write a formal report including recommendations based on a case study analysis of the British company Brompton Bicycle

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Jun 2018

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    Introductory level Duration 8 hours Updated 07 Jun 2018
    This free course, Business communication: writing a SWOT analysis, is designed to...
  • Introducing the voluntary sector

    This free course Introducing the voluntary sector will guide you through some of the distinctive features and values of the voluntary sector how organisations are funded and involve volunteers and other stakeholders in their work It will also provide you with knowledge and skills you can apply to your own work or volunteering as well as your everyday life

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    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    05 Nov 2019

  • Introducing the voluntary sector

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 05 Nov 2019
    This free course, Introducing the voluntary sector, will guide you through some of...
  • Art and visual culture: Medieval to modern

    What is art What is visual culture How have they changed through history This free course Art and visual culture Medieval to modern explores the fundamental issues raised by the study of western art and visual culture over the last millennium It moves from discussing the role of the artist and the functions of art during the medieval and Renaissance periods to considering the concept and practice of art in the era of the academies before finally addressing the question of modern art and the impact of globalisation

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    10 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    12 Oct 2018

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    Art and visual culture: Medieval to modern
    Intermediate level Duration 10 hours Updated 12 Oct 2018
    What is art? What is visual culture? How have they changed through history? This...
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    Eating to win: activity, diet and weight control

    What should we eat before and after exercise This free course Eating to win activity diet and weight control examines the importance of nutrition in physical activity sport and weight management The role that physical activity has alongside nutrition in controlling body weight will be discussed as will considerations for preexercise and postexercise nutrition and hydration

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    6 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    30 Nov 2017

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    Introductory level Duration 6 hours Updated 30 Nov 2017
    What should we eat before and after exercise? This free course, Eating to win:...
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    Galaxies, stars and planets

    This free courseGalaxies stars and planets is a general introduction including scale of the universe from the very large to the very small orbits and gravity the Solar System the Sun and other stars galaxies and the composition of astronomical objects

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    04 Dec 2018

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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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    6 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    17 Jul 2019

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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...
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    Caring in hospitals

    This free course Caring in hospitals considers the type of care offered in hospitals using Leeds General Hospital as a case study The course looks at the people who have roles within the hospital how they interact with each other and patients and what they consider to be care The different approaches and contributions to care by doctors and nurses are explored and patients give their perspective on the care they receive

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    25 Oct 2018

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    This free course, Caring in hospitals, considers the type of care offered in...
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    John Webster, The Duchess of Malfi

    This free course John Webster The Duchess of Malfi concentrates on Acts 1 and 2 of John Websters Renaissance tragedy The Duchess of Malfi It focuses on the representation of marriage for love and the social conflicts to which it gives rise The course is designed to hone your skills of textual analysis

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    12 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    05 Jul 2019

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    This free course, John Webster, The Duchess of Malfi, concentrates on Acts 1 and 2...
  • Developing good academic practice

    This free course Developing good academic practice is intended to help you develop good academic practices in your studies and when producing assignments and completing assessments Although designed as a course to work through the content can also be used to dip in and out of if you feel you need to improve your skills in a particular area

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    5 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    07 Mar 2016

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    Intermediate level Duration 5 hours Updated 07 Mar 2016
    This free course, Developing good academic practice, is intended to help you...
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