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  • International Day of Peace

    By The OpenLearn team

    21 September is the UN's International Day of Peace. Learn more about peace and coping after conflict with these...

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    21 Sep 2018

  • International Day of Peace

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    21 September is the UN's International Day of Peace. Learn more about peace and coping after conflict with these articles and videos.
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  • Explore the range of migrant experiences: Play Uneven Journeys

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    Uneven Journeys offers a new way of exploring the routes migrants take to the UK - it takes patience when one false move can put you back where you started.
  • Reimagining Ageing

    By Dr Rebecca Jones, Dr Aravinda Guntupalli

    Do you have a negative view of getting 'old'? Bust the common stereotypes around ageing and reimagine your future in...

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  • Reimagining Ageing

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    Do you have a negative view of getting 'old'? Bust the common stereotypes around ageing and reimagine your future in a creative and novel way in our...
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  • The Armistice in Fiction: Ford Madox Ford’s Parade’s End

    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 19 Sep 2018
    How are celebration, silence and ambiguity used to depict the armistice in A Man Could Stand Up - volume 3 of Parade’s End by...
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    Shopping for citizenship: A conversation at the Citizenshop

    By Agnes Czajka, Nele Vos

    Nele Vos’s interactive installation, The Citizenshop, is also part of the ‘Who Are We?’ project at Tate Exchange....

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    Nele Vos’s interactive installation, The Citizenshop, is also part of the ‘Who Are We?’ project at Tate Exchange. Agnes asked Nele what kinds of issues The...
  • Happy birthday Roald Dahl

    By The OpenLearn team

    September 13th is author Roald Dahl's birthday. Find out more about one of the most whoopsy wiffling...

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    13 Sep 2018

  • Happy birthday Roald Dahl

    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 13 Sep 2018
    September 13th is author Roald Dahl's birthday. Find out more about one of the most whoopsy wiffling storytellers and learn how to start writing in our...
  • The sharing economy

    By Dr Petr Jehlička

    How sharing and caring is the sharing economy? Petr Jehlička takes a critical look at the booming sector and traces...

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  • The sharing economy

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    How sharing and caring is the sharing economy? Petr Jehlička takes a critical look at the booming sector and traces its hidden connections and contradictions.
  • Everyday encounters with slavery

    By Dr Helen Yanacopulos

    What forms can modern slavery take? How do we encounter it in our daily lives and if we do, what should we do about...

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    11 Sep 2018

  • Everyday encounters with slavery

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 11 Sep 2018
    What forms can modern slavery take? How do we encounter it in our daily lives and if we do, what should we do about it?
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    Test your language skills: Spanish, French and Italian

    How are your language skills? Heading off on a trip to Spain, France or Italy and want to know how you'd fare getting...

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    How are your language skills? Heading off on a trip to Spain, France or Italy and want to know how you'd fare getting by? Find out with our virtual,...
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    Scoring the Shoreline

    By Dr George Revill

    George Revill considers the synergy between sound waves and ocean waves - how the coast of Britain has inspired the...

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    10 Sep 2018

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    George Revill considers the synergy between sound waves and ocean waves - how the coast of Britain has inspired the nation's musical heritage.  

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    Introduction to bookkeeping and accounting

    Learn about the essential numerical skills required for accounting and bookkeeping. This free course, Introduction to bookkeeping and accounting,...

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    Learn about the essential numerical skills required for accounting and bookkeeping...
  • Introduction to child psychology

    Childhood is a time of rapid growth and development, and studying these changes is endlessly stimulating. In this free course, Introduction to...

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    Childhood is a time of rapid growth and development, and studying these changes is...
  • Crimes of the powerful

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    Introduction to cyber security: stay safe online

    This free course, Introduction to cyber security: stay safe online, will help you to understand online security and start to protect your digital...

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    This free course, Introduction to cyber security: stay safe online, will help you...
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    Human rights and law

    Human rights now seem to take precedent over many areas of our lives, but where do these rights come from and how did they develop? This free...

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    Human rights now seem to take precedent over many areas of our lives, but where do...
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    Exploring educational leadership

    This free course, Exploring educational leadership, provides an overview of the field of educational leadership and management. You will explore:...

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    This free course, Exploring educational leadership, provides an overview of the...
  • Organisations, environmental management and innovation

    Do you want to discover more about how organisations innovate for environmental management? This free course, Organisations, environmental...

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    The poetry of Sorley MacLean

    Sorley MacLean (1911-1996) is regarded as one of the greatest Scottish poets of the twentieth century. This free course, The poetry of Sorley...

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    14 Sep 2018

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    Sorley MacLean (1911-1996) is regarded as one of the greatest Scottish poets of...
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    Organisations and management accounting

    This free course, Organisations and management accounting, examines the nature of organisations, specifically their objectives and structure....

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    This free course, Organisations and management accounting, examines the nature of...
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    Intermediate German: Understanding spoken German

    This free course, Intermediate German: Understanding spoken German, is aimed at intermediate learners of German with an interest in language and...

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  • Intermediate German: Understanding spoken German

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    Certificate in End-of-Life Care

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    Certificate in End-of-Life Care
    Duration 600 hours Updated 12 Nov 2018
    How do we approach death and dying at an individual level? How do we understand it...

    Certificate in Physics

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    Physics is perhaps the most exciting intellectual adventure of our age –...

    Foundation Degree in Engineering

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    Duration 2400 hours Updated 12 Nov 2018
    Engineering is at the heart of the built environment, and plays a central role in...

    Foundation Degree in Healthcare Practice

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    Duration 2400 hours Updated 12 Nov 2018
    The role of healthcare support worker is fulfilling and increasingly challenging,...

    Diploma of Higher Education in Retail Management

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    Diploma of Higher Education in Retail Management
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 12 Nov 2018
    Retail is a dynamic, global industry – with innovative new markets constantly...

    BSc (Honours) Adult Nursing

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    BSc (Honours) Adult Nursing
    Duration 3600 hours Updated 12 Nov 2018
    The BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing degree is a unique practice-based learning route for...

    BSc (Honours) Economics and Mathematical Sciences

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    BSc (Honours) Economics and Mathematical Sciences
    Duration 3600 hours Updated 12 Nov 2018
    Graduates who understand the commercial and economic environment and who are also...

    Foundation Degree in Primary Teaching and Learning

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    Foundation Degree in Primary Teaching and Learning
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 12 Nov 2018
    Teaching assistants and classroom support staff represent one of the fastest...

    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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