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Careers education and guidance (Chinese) free course icon Level

Education & Development

Careers education and guidance (Chinese)

本免费课程是“职业生涯教育与指导”课程的中文翻译版本,英文原版也在本网站中提供。 This free course is the Chinese version of Careers education and guidance which is also available in English.

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8 hrs
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Project management: the start of the project journey free course icon Level

Money & Business

Project management: the start of the project journey

This free course, Project management: The start of the project journey, introduces projects, what they are, how they come about, responses to problems and planning. It explores the role of key players including the project manager, feasibility studies, decision making and project life cycles.

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35 hrs
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Rural entrepreneurship in Wales free course icon Level

Money & Business

Rural entrepreneurship in Wales

What are the important issues to consider when starting up or running a small business in a rural environment? This free course, Rural entrepreneurship in Wales, will introduce you to some concepts and models that will help you work out what you want to do with your business idea and to consider the impact of living in a rural location.

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30 hrs
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Nutrition: proteins free course icon Level

Science, Maths & Technology

Nutrition: proteins

This course studies 'proteins'. Starting with a simple analysis of the molecular make up, the course moves on to look at the importance of protein and how they are digested and absorbed

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8 hrs
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Money & Business

Enacting European Citizenship (ENACT)

The term 'European citizenship' triggers an immediate association with the European Union, its member states, and people who are citizens of those states. This free course, Enacting European Citizenship (ENACT), develops another way of thinking about European citizenship whereby European citizenship need not be granted by the state, limited to ...

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10 hrs
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Money & Business

Entrepreneurial impressions – reflection

In this free course, Entrepreneurial impressions - reflection, you will be encouraged to unpack your own experiences of, and perceptions about, entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship. You will also take a look at the relevant research evidence on entrepreneurial personality and on the role of informal ties with family and friends. There are still ...

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7 hrs