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  • The European Union and the impact on mixed nationality relationships in northern Finland

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    Carol Brown-Leonardi investigates how Britain’s exit from the European Union has affected the perceptions and decision-making of mixed nationality couples...
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    How can ‘thinking through making’ facilitate new kinds of geographical enquiry?
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    Green Originals

    Discover profiles of some of the pioneering environmental figures of the last 60 years.

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    Discover profiles of some of the pioneering environmental figures of the last 60 years.
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    Ten top tips for writing a novel

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    The Science behind your Christmas Dinner

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    Ever wondered why you just can't stop reaching for another Quality Street or why you hate Brussel sprouts so much? Dig into the fascinating science behind...
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  • The legal profession has a mental health problem – which is an issue for everyone

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    The mental health of legal professionals is a growing concern and cultural representations aren't helping. This article explores lawyers and the emphasis on...
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    Discover Moon minerals

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    National Novel Writing Month

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    You know how they say everyone's got a novel in them, just waiting to be written? Well now's your chance! Join writers all over the world as they write 50k...
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    Geography Matters: A Collection

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  • How can we stop science, engineering and technology losing talented women?

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    There's still a massive gender imbalance in university STEM subjects. What can be done to address this? Clem Herman has some ideas...

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    Forensic psychology

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    Looking globally: the future of education

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    Understanding the environment: Thinking styles and models

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    CertHE in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Primary Schools

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    CertHE in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Primary Schools
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    Do you work in a primary school supporting children’s learning? This is one of the...

    Foundation Degree in Financial Services

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    With global financial markets and personal finances making the headlines daily,...

    Certificate of Higher Education in Business and Management

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    This certificate will introduce you to business and management and help you to...

    Certificate in End-of-Life Care

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    How do we approach death and dying at an individual level? How do we understand it...

    Diploma of Higher Education in Retail Management

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    Diploma of Higher Education in Retail Management
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    Retail is a dynamic, global industry – with innovative new markets constantly...

    Foundation Degree in Primary Teaching and Learning

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    Teaching assistants and classroom support staff represent one of the fastest...

    Diploma of Higher Education in Childhood Practice

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    Diploma of Higher Education in Childhood Practice
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    The first few years of children’s lives are crucial to their development and...

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    How are businesses organised? How do they develop strategies, handle risk and take...

    BA (Honours) Youth Work

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    There are few things more important or rewarding than making a positive difference...

    BA (Hons) Youth Justice Studies (England and Wales)

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    How can we improve the lives of children and young people who are ‘in trouble’?...
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