OpenLearn Scotland
OpenLearn Scotland

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10.3 Further study

The resources within this course have covered a wide range of subject areas including education, environment, technology, history, law, literature, politics, social care and social sciences.

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Below is a list of the Open University courses that have been drawn upon to create the OpenLearn Scotland collection.

  • What is poetry? is from A175 Start writing poetry.

  • Heritage case studies: Scotland is from A180 Heritage, whose heritage?.

  • Dundee, jute and empire is from A200 Exploring history: medieval to modern 1400–1900.

  • The origins of the wars of the three kingdoms is from A200 Exploring history: medieval to modern 1400–1900.

  • David Hume is from A207 From Enlightenment to Romanticism c.1780–1830.

  • Robert Owen and New Lanark is from A207 From Enlightenment to Romanticism c.1780–1830.

  • Health, disease and society: Scottish influence in the 19th century is from A218 Medicine and society in Europe 1500–1930.

  • The history of medicine: a Scottish perspective is from A218 Medicine and society in Europe 1500–1930.

  • Lewis Grassic Gibbon: Sunset Song is from A300 20th century literature: texts and debates.

  • Science in the Scottish Enlightenment is from AS208 The rise of scientific Europe 1500–1800.

  • Identity in question is from DD100 An introduction to the social sciences: understanding social change.

  • A Europe of the regions? is from DD200 Governing Europe.

  • Nationalism, self-determination and secession is from DD203 Power, dissent, equality: understanding contemporary politics.

  • The politics of devolution is from DD203 Power, dissent, equality: understanding contemporary politics.

  • Oil industry in Scotland: making photographs, making demands is from DD205 Living in a globalised world.

  • Chartered teachers in Scotland is from EE851 Self-evaluation.

  • Lennox Castle Hospital is from K100 Understanding health and social care.

  • Mental health practice: Bonnyrigg is from K113 Foundations for social work practice.

  • Social work and the law in Scotland is from K207 The law and social work in Scotland.

  • Working together with children: Stirling is from KE312 Working together for children.

  • James Clerk Maxwell is from SMT359 Electromagnetism.

  • Mountain building in Scotland is from SXR339 Ancient mountains: practical geology in Scotland.

  • Introduction to the law in Scotland is from W150 An introduction to law in contemporary Scotland.

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