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    Introduction to bookkeeping and accounting

    Learn about the essential numerical skills required for accounting and bookkeeping. This free course, Introduction to bookkeeping and accounting,...

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    Learn about the essential numerical skills required for accounting and bookkeeping...
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    Forensic psychology

    In this free course, Forensic psychology, you will discover how psychology can help obtain evidence from eyewitnesses in police investigations and...

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    In this free course, Forensic psychology, you will discover how psychology can...
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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...

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    06 Dec 2018

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    This free course, Introduction to cyber security: stay safe online, will help you...
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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....

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    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    This free course, Organisations and management accounting, examines the nature of...
  • Being an OU student

    In the course, you’ll get a flavour of what OU study is actually like, learn about how you’ll be supported, the technologies you’ll use and start...

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    Being an OU student
    Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 07 Oct 2018
    In the course, you’ll get a flavour of what OU study is actually like, learn about...
  • 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,...

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    Legal skills and debates in Scotland
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    This free course, Legal skills and debates in Scotland, considers how laws are...
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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...

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    10 hours

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    18 May 2018

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    An introduction to music theory

    Gain an understanding of the basic building blocks of musical theory and notation. This free course, An introduction to music theory, will...

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    Gain an understanding of the basic building blocks of musical theory and notation....
  • The science of nutrition and healthy eating

    This free course, The science of nutrition and healthy eating, looks at the science behind nutrition, covering aspects of biology, chemistry and...

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    31 Dec 2018

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    This free course, The science of nutrition and healthy eating, looks at the...
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    Succeeding in postgraduate study

    This free course, Succeeding in postgraduate study, will help you to become familiar with the requirements and demands of postgraduate study and to...

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    This free course, Succeeding in postgraduate study, will help you to become...
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    Leadership and followership

    This free course, Leadership and followership, will help you to explore what makes a good leader, recognise common leadership challenges, and...

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    09 Aug 2018

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    This free course, Leadership and followership, will help you to explore what makes...
  • Managing my money

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    This free course, Managing my money, allows you to gain the skills to manage your...
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    Understanding autism

    Learn about autism, one of the most challenging long-term conditions of the century. This free course, Understanding autism, introduces the autism...

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    20 Dec 2018

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    Learn about autism, one of the most challenging long-term conditions of the...
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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...

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    24 hours

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    04 Dec 2018

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    This free course, Exploring career mentoring and coaching, will explain what...
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    Start writing fiction

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    12 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    14 May 2018

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    Have you always wanted to write, but never quite had the courage to start? This...
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    An introduction to social work

    Do you want to learn more about the social work role and develop your understanding of some of the theory associated with social work practice?...

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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    01 Nov 2018

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    Do you want to learn more about the social work role and develop your...
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    Using a scientific calculator

    Do you have a Casio fx-83 ES scientific calculator (or a compatible model) and want to learn how to use it? This free course, Using a scientific...

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    10 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    23 Sep 2016

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    Do you have a Casio fx-83 ES scientific calculator (or a compatible model) and...
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    Introduction to finite element analysis

    What is finite element analysis (what is it and why do we carry it out? This free course, Introduction to finite element analysis, introduces the...

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    Level: 3 Advanced

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    23 Mar 2016

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    What is finite element analysis (what is it and why do we carry it out? This free...
  • 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...

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    Childhood is a time of rapid growth and development, and studying these changes is...
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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...

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    14 Nov 2018

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 14 Nov 2018
    If you feel that maths is a mystery that you want to unravel then this free course...
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    Managing and managing people

    This free course, Managing and managing people, will introduce you to the world of management. We will be looking at a range of topics, including...

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    8 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    19 Jan 2018

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    This free course, Managing and managing people, will introduce you to the world of...
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    Understanding operations management

    Operations management is one of the central functions of all organisations. This free course, Understanding operations management, will provide you...

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    4 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    25 May 2017

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    Operations management is one of the central functions of all organisations. This...
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    What is good writing?

    Does the idea of essay writing put you off the idea of studying? This free course, What is good writing?, will help you to realise that essays are...

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    19 Jan 2019

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    Does the idea of essay writing put you off the idea of studying? This free course,...
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    Writing what you know

    Do you want to improve your descriptive writing? This free course, Writing what you know, will help you to develop your perception of the world...

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    8 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    13 Dec 2018

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    Do you want to improve your descriptive writing? This free course, Writing what...
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    English grammar in context

    What are the differences between spoken and written English? Is use of grammar more or less complex than it appears? This free course, English...

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    15 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    25 May 2017

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    What are the differences between spoken and written English? Is use of grammar...
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