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    Attention

    What does attention mean to you This free course Attention will help you to examine how we pay attention How do we manage to single out sounds and images that require attention and how easy is it to distract someone and why

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    10 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    25 Aug 2017

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    What does 'attention' mean to you? This free course, Attention, will help you to...
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    Information technology: A new era?

    Do the advances in information technology equate to a new industrial revolution The advances made by IBM Dell and many other manufacturers have resulted in massive changes to our working lives This free course Information technology A new era looks at whether it is possible to predict the future of this industry by comparing it to the development of the automobile industry in the USA

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    15 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    07 Aug 2017

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    Do the advances in information technology equate to a new industrial revolution?...
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    The body: A phenomenological psychological perspective

    The body has traditionally been treated as a biological object in psychology However is there more to our bodies than that Some psychologists recognise that we relate to other people and the world about us through our body This free course The body A phenomenological psychological perspective explores the theoretical perspective on embodiment the phenomenological psychological perspective

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    15 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    08 Jun 2017

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  • The value of coffee

    This free course explores the economic and cultural value of coffee You will follow the chain of processes that connect the drink you enjoy on a daily basis with circuits of economic and cultural value hearing from coffee farmers and consumers in different parts of the world

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    3 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    09 Feb 2017

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    Introductory level Duration 3 hours Updated 09 Feb 2017
    This free course explores the economic and cultural value of coffee. You will...
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    Sexuality, parenthood and population

    Sexuality and parenthood encompass some of the most ordinary and yet most profound experiences that life has to offer In this free course Sexuality parenthood and population we look at how attitudes to parenthood and sexuality and the links between the two have changed with specific reference to the fertility decline that began in the midnineteenth century

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    10 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    31 Jan 2017

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    Sexuality and parenthood encompass some of the most ordinary and yet most profound...
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    Remaking the relations of work and welfare

    How do welfare to work programmes such as the New Deal take into account and shape peoples personal lives This free course Remaking the relations of work and welfare looks at how participation in and dropout from workfare programmes are interpreted within different theoretical perspectives and uses two case studies to connect the theory with the reality of peoples lives

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    10 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    15 Apr 2016

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    How do 'welfare to work' programmes such as the New Deal take into account and...
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    Retiring lives? Old age, work and welfare

    Retirement pensions care homes old age may not be as rosy as we think This free course Retiring lives Old age work and welfare looks at old age taking us from the Workhouse to the basic state pension Why are people expected to stop work at a certain age and what impact does this have on their lives

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    10 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    15 Apr 2016

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    Retirement, pensions, care homes old age may not be as rosy as we think. This free...
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    The politics of devolution

    This free course The politics of devolution which contains material from the current Open University second level Politics course DD203 Power equality and dissent is pitched at the intermediate level It should take you about 8 hours to study if you attempt the recommended exercises and make summary notes of its key points Doing so will allow you to practise the crucial academic skill of summary and prcis extracting the gist of an argument which will be of particular help if you go on to study in related areas perhaps the related politics courses on the OpenLearn website or the Open University modules from which they come

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    8 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    14 Apr 2016

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    Contemporary Wales

    This free course provides an accessible and lively social science account of contemporary Wales It introduces key aspects of the economy society politics and culture of Wales providing a wealth of uptodate evidence that is organised around core social science concepts and theories to help you make sense of a changing nation

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    15 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    08 Mar 2016

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    Innovation, markets and industrial change

    How does a firm emerge as leader of the pack Why do most of the small firms so common in the early years of new industries disappear This free course Innovation markets and industrial change looks at how and why change occurs through the industry life cycle at the role of innovation and at how production costs demand and technology interact to shape industrial structure

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    15 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    07 Mar 2016

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    How does a firm emerge as 'leader of the pack'? Why do most of the small firms so...
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