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An introduction to social work in Wales free course icon level 1: introductory icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

An introduction to social work in Wales

Respecting the individuality of each person is a central value of social work but, as the term suggests, social work is not only about individual perspectives: it also takes place in a social context. Society, demography, geography, national legislation, national policy, and language all play an important part, both in the lives of service users...

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10 hrs
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Aberdulais Falls: a case study in Welsh heritage free course icon level 1: introductory icon

History & The Arts

Aberdulais Falls: a case study in Welsh heritage

This free course, Aberdulais Falls: a case study in Welsh heritage, looks at the Aberdulais Falls in Wales, and considers the key issues affecting the decision-making of the bodies which are responsible for looking after our heritage. We examine the heritage debates: who decides what should be preserved from the past as our heritage, who is this...

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2 hrs
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The weakness of European Wales article icon

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The weakness of European Wales

Why did ‘left-wing’ Wales vote to Leave the EU?

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How to manage the digital-related stress of technology article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

How to manage the digital-related stress of technology

How can we avoid the stress and anxiety associated with the digital age? Dr Gini Harrison and Dr Mathijs Lucassen give us five tips...

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Happy Saint David's Day | Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Hapus article icon

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Happy Saint David's Day | Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Hapus

As we celebrate St David's Day, the patron saint of Wales, find out more about Welsh language, culture and society with our great range of learning resources. 

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Critical thinking – A skill and a process

To be successful at learning we need to do more than just remember information - critical thinking is essential. Anne Wesemann explains the benefits...

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Health, Sports & Psychology

A Support Net: Can you help someone in need?

All of us will experience personal challenges, but could you make a positive impact on someone's life? Try our wellbeing interactive 'A Support Net' to see if you can help four people.

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Harry Potter and the Translator’s Challenge

How did translators go about converting the anagram 'Tom Marvolo Riddle'? Fernando Rosell-Aguilar explores the tricky business of translating J.K. Rowling's fun and creative words into 80 other languages.

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Homage to Celtalonia

What could Brexit mean for Wales, Ireland and Scotland?

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Languages

Hafan: What do you know about Welsh language and culture?

The future of Wales is as exciting as its past. Take our challenge, listen to stories from the locals and get to grips with Welsh culture and language.

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Brexit: On the vote in Wales

Wales voted leave by a margin of 52.5 per cent. It is an interesting case study of how people voted against their own material self interest, to increase their precarity, and to become even poorer than they already are, writes Daniel Evans.

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History & The Arts

Welsh history and its sources

This free course, Welsh history and its sources, is a teaching and learning resource for anyone interested in Welsh history. It contains study materials, links to some of the most important institutions that contribute to our understanding of the history of Wales, and a pool of resources that can help you understand Welsh history and the way it ...

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25 hrs