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  • Assessing contemporary science

    Effective communication is essential in science, but do you ever wonder whether articles written about science in the news are thorough,...

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    9 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    18 Jul 2019

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    Intermediate level Duration 9 hours Updated 18 Jul 2019
    Effective communication is essential in science, but do you ever wonder whether...
  • 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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    24 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    16 Jul 2019

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    Introductory level Duration 24 hours Updated 16 Jul 2019
    This free course, The science of nutrition and healthy eating, looks at the...
  • What are waves?

    This free course, What are waves? explains what waves are. It describes different types of wave as well as their properties. You can listen to the...

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    3 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    19 Jun 2019

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    Introductory level Duration 3 hours Updated 19 Jun 2019
    This free course, What are waves? explains what waves are. It describes different...
  • Ethics in science?

    This free course, Ethics in science? discusses how scientists have a moral and ethical responsibility to consider whether they should carry out an...

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    3 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    Introductory level Duration 3 hours Updated 19 Jun 2019
    This free course, Ethics in science? discusses how scientists have a moral and...
  • The frozen planet

    This free course is a general introduction to the frozen planet, including the temperature in the polar regions; the energy from the Sun and the...

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    7 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    23 May 2019

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    Diploma in Paramedic Science

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    Diploma in Paramedic Science
    Duration 1200 hours Updated 11 Mar 2019
    The Diploma in Paramedic Science is designed for paramedics who are already HPC...

    Foundation Degree in Paramedic Sciences

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    Foundation Degree in Paramedic Sciences
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 11 Mar 2019
    This foundation degree has been specially developed for staff working in a variety...

    Diploma of Higher Education in Paramedic Sciences

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    Diploma of Higher Education in Paramedic Sciences
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 11 Mar 2019
    This DipHE course has been specially developed for staff working in a variety of...

    BSc (Honours) Environmental Management and Technology

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    BSc (Honours) Environmental Management and Technology
    Duration 3600 hours Updated 11 Mar 2019
    How can we best manage the environment, given the pressures that threaten its...

    MSc in Space Science and Technology

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    MSc in Space Science and Technology
    Updated 15 Jul 2019
    This qualification is for those interested in space science, and the technology...

    Postgraduate Certificate in Non-Medical Prescribing

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    Postgraduate Certificate in Non-Medical Prescribing
    Updated 15 Jul 2019
    You will need a computer with internet access to study for this qualification....

    Postgraduate Certificate in Space Science

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    Postgraduate Certificate in Space Science
    Updated 15 Jul 2019
    Designed for those with an academic or professional interest in space science,...

    Postgraduate Diploma in Space Science and Technology

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    Postgraduate Diploma in Space Science and Technology
    Updated 15 Jul 2019
    You will need a computer with internet access to study for this qualification....

    BA (Honours) Environmental Studies

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    BA (Honours) Environmental Studies
    Updated 15 Jul 2019
    Environmental issues are posing multiple challenges to people and ecosystems...

    Certificate in Astronomy and Planetary Science

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    Certificate in Astronomy and Planetary Science
    Duration 600 hours Updated 15 Jul 2019
    This certificate will provide you with a basic introduction to astronomy and...