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  • Water: Managing the 1% in a climate changing world

    By Dr Kevin Collins

    Water is essential to all life on Earth. This article explores how climate change is challenging our ways of thinking about and managing this scarce resource.

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    08 Nov 2021

  • Water: Managing the 1% in a climate changing world

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 08 Nov 2021
    Water is essential to all life on Earth. This article explores how climate change is challenging our ways of thinking about and managing this scarce resource.
  • Universities United

    By Professor Andy Lane

    Reflections on how higher education institutions are working together to tackle climate change.

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    Article

    5 mins

    Updated on:

    01 Nov 2021

  • Universities United

    Beginner level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Nov 2021
    Reflections on how higher education institutions are working together to tackle climate change.
  • The first 25 years: OU Renewable Energy Education

    By Derek Taylor

    Derek Taylor reflects on the 25 years since launching the innovative Open University T521 Renewable Energy Pack for Tertiary Education. This was a revolutionary development for the OU.

    Read now: The first 25 years: OU Renewable Energy Education about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Updated on:

    18 Oct 2021

  • The first 25 years: OU Renewable Energy Education

    Beginner level Duration 5 mins Updated 18 Oct 2021
    Derek Taylor reflects on the 25 years since launching the innovative Open University T521 Renewable Energy Pack for Tertiary Education. This...
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    Systems Thinking: Diagramming Tutorials

    Explore a range of systems diagrams and learn how to draw them - from spray, rich picture, systems map, influence, multiple cause and sign.

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    Video

    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jun 2021

  • Systems Thinking: Diagramming Tutorials

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    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 28 Jun 2021
    Explore a range of systems diagrams and learn how to draw them - from spray, rich picture, systems map, influence, multiple cause and sign.
  • Diagrams in systems thinking

    This video explores how a systems practitioner, who has mastered many diagramming techniques, can provide a thorough analysis of a complex situation. 

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    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Jun 2021

  • Diagrams in systems thinking

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 21 Jun 2021
    This video explores how a systems practitioner, who has mastered many diagramming techniques, can provide a thorough analysis of a complex situation. 
  • Casual loop diagrams

    These tutorials explain what a casual loop diagram is and show you how to go about drawing one...

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    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Jun 2021

  • Casual loop diagrams

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 21 Jun 2021
    These tutorials explain what a casual loop diagram is and show you how to go about drawing one...
  • Multiple cause diagrams

    What elements do you need to build a multiple cause diagram? These tutorials show you how...

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    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Jun 2021

  • Multiple cause diagrams

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 21 Jun 2021
    What elements do you need to build a multiple cause diagram? These tutorials show you how...
  • Influence diagrams

    Ever wondered what an influence diagram is or how to draw one? These video tutorials explain...

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    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Jun 2021

  • Influence diagrams

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 21 Jun 2021
    Ever wondered what an influence diagram is or how to draw one? These video tutorials explain...
  • Systems maps

    Get an introduction to systems maps, why you might use them and discover how to draw them with our diagram tutorial.

    Watch now: Systems maps about Managing projects through people

    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Jun 2021

  • Systems maps

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 21 Jun 2021
    Get an introduction to systems maps, why you might use them and discover how to draw them with our diagram tutorial.
  • Rich pictures

    What are rich pictures? These video tutorials show you how to draw rich pictures and explains why you may want to use this diagram. 

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    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Jun 2021

  • Rich pictures

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 21 Jun 2021
    What are rich pictures? These video tutorials show you how to draw rich pictures and explains why you may want to use this diagram. 

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  • Water: Managing the 1% in a climate changing world

    By Dr Kevin Collins

    Water is essential to all life on Earth. This article explores how climate change is challenging our ways of thinking about and managing this scarce resource.

    Read now: Water: Managing the 1% in a climate changing world about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    08 Nov 2021

  • Water: Managing the 1% in a climate changing world

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 08 Nov 2021
    Water is essential to all life on Earth. This article explores how climate change is challenging our ways of thinking about and managing this scarce resource.
  • Introducing vectors for engineering applications

    Applied mathematics is a key skill for practicing engineers and mathematical modelling is an everincreasing field within engineering This free course Introducing vectors for engineering applications covers one aspect of a Level 1 engineering module the application of vectors and vector algebra using examples inspired by engineering applications

    Learn: Introducing vectors for engineering applications more

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    5 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    04 Nov 2021

  • Introducing vectors for engineering applications

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    Introducing vectors for engineering applications
    Introductory level Duration 5 hours Updated 04 Nov 2021
    Applied mathematics is a key skill for practicing engineers and mathematical...
  • Universities United

    By Professor Andy Lane

    Reflections on how higher education institutions are working together to tackle climate change.

    Read now: Universities United about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Updated on:

    01 Nov 2021

  • Universities United

    Beginner level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Nov 2021
    Reflections on how higher education institutions are working together to tackle climate change.
  • The first 25 years: OU Renewable Energy Education

    By Derek Taylor

    Derek Taylor reflects on the 25 years since launching the innovative Open University T521 Renewable Energy Pack for Tertiary Education. This was a revolutionary development for the OU.

    Read now: The first 25 years: OU Renewable Energy Education about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Updated on:

    18 Oct 2021

  • The first 25 years: OU Renewable Energy Education

    Beginner level Duration 5 mins Updated 18 Oct 2021
    Derek Taylor reflects on the 25 years since launching the innovative Open University T521 Renewable Energy Pack for Tertiary Education. This...
  • Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Photo 104021017 / Systems Thinking © Designer491 | Dreamstime.com

    Systems Thinking: Diagramming Tutorials

    Explore a range of systems diagrams and learn how to draw them - from spray, rich picture, systems map, influence, multiple cause and sign.

    Watch now: Systems Thinking: Diagramming Tutorials about Managing projects through people

    Video

    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jun 2021

  • Systems Thinking: Diagramming Tutorials

    Featuring: Video Video
    Systems Thinking: Diagramming Tutorials Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Photo 104021017 / Systems Thinking © Designer491 | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 28 Jun 2021
    Explore a range of systems diagrams and learn how to draw them - from spray, rich picture, systems map, influence, multiple cause and sign.
  • Diagrams in systems thinking

    This video explores how a systems practitioner, who has mastered many diagramming techniques, can provide a thorough analysis of a complex situation. 

    Watch now: Diagrams in systems thinking about Managing projects through people

    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Jun 2021

  • Diagrams in systems thinking

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 21 Jun 2021
    This video explores how a systems practitioner, who has mastered many diagramming techniques, can provide a thorough analysis of a complex situation. 
  • Casual loop diagrams

    These tutorials explain what a casual loop diagram is and show you how to go about drawing one...

    Watch now: Casual loop diagrams about Managing projects through people

    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Jun 2021

  • Casual loop diagrams

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 21 Jun 2021
    These tutorials explain what a casual loop diagram is and show you how to go about drawing one...
  • Multiple cause diagrams

    What elements do you need to build a multiple cause diagram? These tutorials show you how...

    Watch now: Multiple cause diagrams about Managing projects through people

    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Jun 2021

  • Multiple cause diagrams

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 21 Jun 2021
    What elements do you need to build a multiple cause diagram? These tutorials show you how...
  • Influence diagrams

    Ever wondered what an influence diagram is or how to draw one? These video tutorials explain...

    Watch now: Influence diagrams about Managing projects through people

    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Jun 2021

  • Influence diagrams

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 21 Jun 2021
    Ever wondered what an influence diagram is or how to draw one? These video tutorials explain...
  • Systems maps

    Get an introduction to systems maps, why you might use them and discover how to draw them with our diagram tutorial.

    Watch now: Systems maps about Managing projects through people

    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Jun 2021

  • Systems maps

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 21 Jun 2021
    Get an introduction to systems maps, why you might use them and discover how to draw them with our diagram tutorial.