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Study Language and Literature in Italian and develop the skills you need when you take part in a European student mobility program
Learn how to challenge attitudes that lead to violence against women and develop your knowledge of this human rights issue.
Chart the evolution of the classic 8-bit sound and discover the role of musicians in game design and development.
Understand how to communicate complex information to lay audiences and develop your professional communication skills.
Explore the impact of biochemistry on bioenergy and health, discovering why graduates are in demand; with the Biochemical Society.
Explore the value of ethical thinking for research, using an ethical appraisal framework to develop and evaluate studies.
Discover the science behind the Zika outbreak to understand how it is spread and can be controlled.
Learn how to develop a funding strategy for your business; explore different types of finance and learn when, and how, to use them
Find out how teaching with short film can bring alive the learning of languages and introduce rich cultural content to lessons.
Improve your logical and critical thinking skills in this free online course. Identify common obstacles to effective thinking.
Discover how biomaterials and 3D printing collide, to create revolutionary, bioprinted body parts, with this free online course.
Learn more about how your heart works, the causes of heart disease and how to keep your heart healthy with this free online course
Discover how genetics is revolutionising the detection and treatment of cancer, with this free online course.
Explore the links between investment theory and practice. Examine investment strategies and performance. How do experts manage?
How can teachers help close the gender gap? Get guidance on helping girls achieve their potential with this free online course.
Find out about inspiring projects created by Chinese artists to address important social issues, with this free online course.
Interested in Cantonese opera? Join us in an exploration of this artform from the Backstage to the Stage.
Get an introduction to Haskell, the increasingly popular functional programming language, with this University of Glasgow course.
Understand the principles of electrocardiography and learn a step-by-step approach to the ECG test, with this free online course.
Learn about the UK Parliament with this free online course - explore the work of Parliament and find out how it’s evolving.
Explore the story of Prince Charles Edward Stuart and the Jacobites using iconic objects from National Museums Scotland.
Maintain discipline and transform your classroom with this CPD for teachers to improve student behaviour and support learning.
Get an introduction to basic first aid, including how to help someone who is choking, with this first aid course.
Discover the science behind nuclear energy and its role in energy provision in the past, present and future.
This three-week online course explores practical cyber security including privacy online, payment safety and security at home
Learn how to design your activities to engage customers through relationships instead of a one-off sale.
Learn how to bring people with you as you lead or manage organisational change and navigate challenges to keep them on-board.
Learn how sustainable energy from the Greek elements – Earth, Air, Fire and Water – can replace fossil fuels and nuclear power.
Look at lessons, courses and resources with this continuing professional development course for English language teachers.
Learn to speak, write and understand basic Norwegian, with this free, four-week, introductory foreign language course.
Explore and understand how you can manage public money effectively to create and demonstrate value for citizens.
A short course designed to help students prepare for EPQ qualifications
Learn how molecular genetic techniques are used to identify the genetic factors that contribute to the development of disease.
Learn life-saving skills to treat choking, burns, wounds or cardiac arrest in children through this free online first aid course.
This online course explores the key concepts and fundamental principles involved in the process of screenwriting.
Discover how Chinese culture influences discovery, creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship with this free online course.
Learn about how your liver works, ways to look after it and how liver damage is caused, studied and treated around the world.
Learn how whole genome sequencing works and what it could mean for the future of healthcare with this free online course.
Undertaking an Extended Project Qualification, IB extended essay or any other scholarly research? This guides you step-by-step.
Gain an understanding of the natural world, how the web of life works, with illustrations from around the world.
Learn how to become an effective pharmacy preceptor, exploring the qualities a great preceptor needs.
Explore what it means to communicate in multiple languages in a variety of contexts, and discover your inner translator.
Learn how climate change, technology and regulation are changing modern building design and professional practice in construction.
Learn about enhancing learning and teaching in this third course in the Foundations of University Learning and Teaching program.
Learn basics of financial economics and try its real life application using financial data and programming.
Understand how to find and retain the most valuable customers with one of four courses in the Online Business Success program.
Explore the challenges of sustainable development. See the impact of UN Sustainable Development Goals on real people.
Explore all things weather - from storms to climate - with this course that looks at the basic processes behind the weather.
Learn the science behind how and why medicines work, and what can improve patient's treatment, with this free online course.
Explore why people fall, discover practical methods to reduce the risk of falling and recognise when to seek expert help.
Interested in starting a business? This course will help you define your vision and discover opportunities to make it happen.
Discover the human abdomen and how it works.
Find out how understanding and targeting your market can help your business stand out from the crowd.
Find out how measuring and promoting wellbeing can make people, organisations and society more focused, considerate and effective.
Join us on a journey across the Americas and learn the basics of the Spanish language as you discover Latin American culture.
Become an effective online learner and develop your online communication skills when working with others.
Get the most out of online learning by reflecting and sharing your learning with others.
Reflect on how you want to present yourself online and take positive steps towards these goals.
Improve your online research skills and your ability to critically analyse sources of information.
Explore new and better ways of organising health and social care services, to improve quality, with this free online course.
Understand how business works and performance can be improved so that you can take your business forward and manage growth.
Learn about the psychology of music and movement, and how researchers study music-related movements, with this free online course.
Learn about Meyerhold’s form of physical theatre, biomechanics, and understand and perform ‘The Slap’.
Find out how working with people and exploring networks can help you take your business to the next level.
How can technology make you healthy? Learn about the design, application, implementation and evaluation of eHealth.
Learn how to research and write a high-quality research proposal for postgraduate applications.
Learn about the role of data in a range of disciplines and about some fundamental tools for extracting knowledge from data.
Learn object-oriented programming principles by creating your own text-based adventure game in Python.
Learn about the role of clinical bioinformaticians in healthcare and how their work is helping to realise the genomics revolution.
Learn how to use the free, open source process mining framework (ProM) to analyse, visualise, and improve processes based on data.
1 in 2 people will develop cancer in their lifetime. At Cancer Research UK we want to get people talking about cancer and health.
Learn how innovation has changed the food industry, the way we shop and how we manage the global issue of food waste.
Find out how forecasting and managing your finances can lead to a profitable and sustainable business.
Raising funds in an important when starting a business; find out which source of funding is most suitable for your business idea.
Explore the use of medicines in treating cancer and take your first steps towards becoming a science writer.
What science discoveries will you choose to write about?
Discover how cities develop their own unique cultures and explore key concepts related to cultural heritage.
Discover how optical Earth observation data is gathered and used in this free online course from the European Space Agency (ESA).
Learn how Global Systems Science can inform and model the impact of social, economic, political and environmental policy making.
Find out how to avoid mission drift when transitioning a social enterprise or microfinance venture into a for-profit organisation.
This course will teach you the first principles of complexity, uncertainty and how to make decisions in a complex world.
Understand what innovation means and consider the history and developments of innovations that are important in our daily lives.
Learn basic Java programming by developing a mobile game that you can run on your computer, Android phone or tablet.
Discover the health needs of those affected by humanitarian crises, challenges of delivering healthcare, and what we must do next.
Understand more about autism, including diagnosis, the autistic spectrum and life with autism, with this online course.
As our lifespans increase, more and more of us are faced with the question: how can we care for older people more effectively?
This course aims to help volunteers understand how they can best support the linguistic and social needs of refugees.
Learn the basics of project planning and management so you can run effective projects at work or in daily life.
Discover how psychology can help obtain evidence from eyewitnesses in police investigations and prevent miscarriages of justice.
Explore and solve encrypted maths puzzles, in which numbers are replaced by letters or symbols, with this free online course.
Understand how big fashion retailers innovate and discover the story behind a favourite piece of your clothing.
Explore the influence of the Lake District on Wordsworth with this free online course, filmed at his home, Dove Cottage, Grasmere.
Discover just some of the ways that heroism and the First World War is portrayed through art and film.
Discover the diversity of life on earth, the impacts of five past mass extinctions and the prospect of a sixth extinction today.
Learn how to use systems and complexity thinking to address a variety of social, managerial and policy problems.
Get a taste of spy training, and learn how you can keep your secrets safe with a course designed for 13-18 year olds.
Understand the emerging discipline of translational medicine and the process of taking research from ‘benchside’ to ‘bedside'.
This course explores and develops key analytical skills that students need in order to succeed at university learning environment.
Discover Hong Kong, its people, culture and customs with this free online course using 360° video and virtual reality.
Discover how supercomputers work and the real-life scientific breakthroughs made possible by today’s computer simulations.
Understand antibiotic resistance, and how antimicrobial stewardship can slow down or reduce it, with this free online course
Grow your skills as a teacher and learn more about professional development for teachers with this online course.
Gain the skills to manage your investments: analyse portfolio risk and plan your pension, with this free online course.
Explore 15th century England through archaeology, history and literature. Learn more about Richard III’s discovery and reburial.
How do you feel about robots? Learn how robots are used today and explore how they might help solve the big issues of our time.
How can we adapt farming to an uncertain future? Could the answer be Climate Smart Agriculture? Find out with this free course.
Learn how developments in genomics are transforming our knowledge and treatment of conditions such as diabetes.
What is vision? Learn the basics of human and robot vision, the concept of perspective and the constituent parts of an image.
Learn about the role of books in the relationship between the cultures of Japan and China, with this free online course.
Prepare for undertaking an International Health Elective, in this course developed in collaboration with King's College London
Learn about health technology assessment (HTA) and quality of life (QoL), and how they’re used to decide which treatments to fund
Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds with this free online course
Learn about the impact of technology on society. Explore the philosophy of technology and mediation theory, focused on design.
How can you discover what’s being said about the things that matter to you on social media platforms, including Twitter?
Learn about educational design in this second course of the Foundations of University Learning and Teaching program from UNSW
Travel back in time through Scottish history by examining early modern Scottish handwriting.
Understand key programming concepts and apply them using Scratch, with this introductory course for primary or K-5 teachers.
Create simple systems that respond to and control the physical world using the Raspberry Pi and Python.
Birth is a lottery. Where, when and to whom you are born and the society into which you are born will influence your life chances.
Develop the attitudes, skills and knowledge required to thrive in diverse workplaces.
Take your online business from ideation to implementation with one of four courses in the Online Business Success program.
Explore the role of robots and autonomous systems in the factories, homes, hospitals, schools and cars of our near future.
Learn to speak, write and understand basic Dutch, with this free, three-week, introductory foreign language course.
Explore the environmental and biological factors that influence our appetite and food choices, and regulate our body weight.
Learn how to be professionally involved in teaching, support and governing of higher education institutions.
This course will enhance the knowledge of any person involved in the administration of medicines to patients with dysphagia.
Understand the basics of Islamic and Arabic calligraphy and develop your calligraphy skills.
Learn the basics of speaking and writing in the Malay language and find out about Malaysian culture.
This course explores household assets (investments and property) and liabilities (debts) and examines how these should be managed.
Explore the UK financial services landscape, how financial firms and their products are regulated and how consumers are protected.
Building a satisfying career is a lifelong process. Use this course to take the first step and start university on the front foot.
Learn how to build and sustain your network to enhance your professional relationships and open up career opportunities.
Explore how and why market segmentation can be used to improve business performance.
Explore the origins of the current data explosion and learn the implications on fraud and fraud detection.
This hands-on course introduces you to science-based skills through simple and exciting physics, chemistry and biology experiments
Learn the fundamentals of Parkinson's disease with this online course. What causes it and what we can do to treat it?
It’s well known that good early nutrition is vital to the development, health and wellbeing of children, but what does this mean?
Learn how to grow a sustainable social enterprise in this free online course from Middlesex University Business School.
Find out how and why you should engage patients and communities in the development of new healthcare technology and treatments.
Learn how to manage supply chains effectively in the digital era.
Learn how process mining can be used to turn healthcare data into valuable insights to improve patient care while reducing costs.
Gain the basic skills to manage all phases of project lifecycles effectively, using the most appropriate methods and tools.
Encontrando los apoyos tecnológicos más adecuados para alumnado con autismo y/o discapacidad intelectual.
Get an introduction to the growing role of genomics in healthcare, for patient diagnoses, treatment and disease prevention.
Explore the role that the Royal Air Force played in the Cold War through the collections of the RAF Museums at Hendon and Cosford.
Explore why the author of One Hundred Years of Solitude is one of the 20th century’s leading writers in this free online course
Explorar por qué el autor de Cien años de Soledad es uno de los escritores más importantes del siglo XX.
Learn about theories of learning and teaching in the first course of the Foundations of University Learning and Teaching program.
Find out how new drugs and treatments are assessed before being introduced.
This course explains how you can use numbers to describe the natural world and make sense of everything from atoms to oceans.
Find out how parents and caregivers influence children’s minds, from conception through infancy, with this online course.
Understand the basic thermodynamic principles widely used in many engineering fields: temperature, free energy and entropy.
Discover the incredible world of 'the Hobbit' as modern archaeological science uncovers secrets hidden in time.
Develop a business plan and build a team with one of two courses in the Management and Leadership program.
Get underneath the skin of a novel by understanding some of the main building blocks of modern fiction.
Understand the importance of process thinking today. Improve organisational performance through business process management (BPM).
Explore the half of our world covered by deep ocean, and how our lives affect the hidden face of our planet.
Learn how to use Point Prevalence Surveys (PPS) to measure antibiotic consumption and fight antimicrobial resistance.
Explore what’s involved when musicians create a performance from musical notation in this free online course.
Discover ways to make education more inclusive, especially in areas where resources are limited.
This free online course will explore the impact of compassionate care, for both practitioners and users of health and social care.
The British Empire continues to cause enormous disagreement among historians. Find out why and join the debate.
This course by BSAC is for healthcare professionals managing infections. You will learn about Gram Negative Bacteria.
Design, build and program a simple robot and share it with other learners.
Learn how the Greenland ice sheet is monitored from space and the ground, to understand our past, present and future climate.
Learn about the skills you need for IELTS Academic on this free course from Cambridge English, the producers of the test.
Learn what teaching English as a foreign language (TEFL) involves. Explore the opportunities to teach English abroad or at home.
Understand how new technologies can make supply chains more sustainable and learn how to deal with today's trends.
Develop the academic language and study skills you need to learn in English at university.
Explore the organic chemistry behind perfume, medicine, brewing and sport from one of the UK's leading universities
Develop your understanding of genealogy. Uncover your ancestors’ past and create a meaningful family history or family tree.
Learn how Patient Reported Outcome Measures and Quality Adjusted Life Years can compare treatments and inform healthcare spending.
Discover how very young children learn English as an additional language and how you can help them progress.
Gain the skills to manage your personal finances: managing budgets, debts, investments, property purchase, pensions and insurance.
This course is designed to enhance the supervision skills of clinical and educational supervisors of trainee doctors.
Get an introduction to the language and culture of Korea, with this online Korean course from Hanyang University in Seoul.