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Chart the history of royal food in the splendour of royal palaces.
Understand antibiotic resistance and what actions are needed to address this increasingly serious global health threat
Grow your skills as a teacher and learn more about professional development for teachers with this online course.
An introduction to public health and wider responses to high-risk biological agent events, epidemics and bioterrorism.
Gain practical tools and theoretical insights to help dyslexic students learn second languages, with this free online course.
This course will enhance the knowledge of any person involved in the administration of medicines to patients with dysphagia.
Learn how economic analyses can help us better understand crime problems that we face.
Learn how developments in genomics are transforming our knowledge and treatment of conditions such as diabetes.
Explore global issues and discover how cultural divides and security threats impact foreign affairs and global policies.
Discover the health needs of those affected by humanitarian crises, challenges of delivering healthcare, and what we must do next.
Why do children get a better start to life in some countries than in others? What can we learn from the best performing countries?
Learn how to use the free, open source process mining framework (ProM) to analyse, visualise, and improve processes based on data.
In the fourth Italian for Beginners course, learn to talk about your likes, dislikes and preferences.
What does it mean to learn in a networked world? Find out, and discover how to make use of your own personal learning network.
Learn about the science behind having a liver transplant with this free online course from the Centre for Liver Research.
Learn to use pricing strategies to increase your firm’s revenue, and set the right price for the right person at the right time.
Maintain discipline and transform your classroom with one of three courses for teachers from the National STEM Learning Centre.
Explore the field of medical humanities - the intersection of the arts, humanities and healthcare - with this free online course.
This free online course will explore multilingual education and how it can impact and improve education and even wider society.
Learn how to talk about your hobbies and free time, and your likes and dislikes in the fourth Spanish for Beginners course.
This hands-on course helps you to get started with your own fiction writing, focusing on the central skill of creating characters.
Explore how healthcare professionals work in partnership with people with long-term conditions in this free online course.
Learn about the science behind endurance sports training and performance, including effective preparation and rehabilitation.
Learn the techniques of Engineering Mechanics, use them to interpret experiments and apply them to design.
Develop your time management skills and discover time management strategies to ensure every project you manage runs smoothly.
An introduction to some key concepts in the effective teaching and learning of languages.
Discover Hong Kong, its people, culture and customs with this free online course using 360° video and virtual reality.
Change the way you see World War 1 as you explore stories of hope, suffering and loss from newly released historical archives.
Explore Japanese subcultures and learn about their history from the 1970s to today.
Learn how to be professionally involved in teaching, support and governing of higher education institutions.
Explore the environmental and biological factors that influence our appetite and food choices, and regulate our body weight.
Understand how to communicate complex information to lay audiences and develop your professional communication skills.
What science discoveries will you choose to write about?
Discover how communities and experts are joining together to end trachoma disease across 42 endemic countries by the year 2020.
Learn where we get our energy from today and why we need to change our energy system now, to avoid future changes to our climate.
Explore the role of football in the world today - including finances, clubs, nations and rivalries - with this free online course.
Learn about enhancing learning and teaching in this third course in the Foundations of University Learning and Teaching program.
Understand the emerging discipline of translational medicine and the process of taking research from ‘benchside’ to ‘bedside'.
Discover why pricing is key to the success of your startup, with one of four courses in the Online Business Success program.
Understand what makes message persuasive and learn how to develop more persuasive messaging for PR, marketing and advertising.
Find out how to make the most of your time at university and ensure you have the skills and experience graduate employers want.
Prepare for undertaking an International Health Elective, in this course developed in collaboration with King's College London
Social Businesses are designed to improve society. In this course you will learn the main concepts to design a Social Business.
Create simple systems that respond to and control the physical world using the Raspberry Pi and Python.
Understand key programming concepts and apply them using Scratch, with this introductory course for primary or K-5 teachers.
Understand learners, policy and practice with this continuing professional development course for English language teachers.
Learn how to apply climate change leadership in your business, municipality or organization, with this free online course.
Join this free online course to find out how inclusive education can work, especially where resources are limited.
Our lives depend on online services. Gain essential cyber security knowledge and skills, to help protect your digital life.
Learn about central aspects of multilingualism in today's globalised societies, such as cognition, policies and education.
Explore the role of technology and data in cities, and learn how you can participate in the creation of smart cities.
This course will explore academic integrity and how you can demonstrate it in your work, study and research at university.
Discover the human abdomen and how it works.
Learn how to design your activities to engage customers through relationships instead of a one-off sale.
Gain a practical grounding in communication to boost your personal effectiveness, save you time and reduce your stress levels.
Get an introduction to how HR, specifically Green HR, can help create a business that’s environmentally friendly.
This course by BSAC is for healthcare professionals managing infections. You will learn about Gram Negative Bacteria.
Explore the concerns about rising generational and economic inequality in developed countries, with this free online course.
Learn the theory and practice of concurrent programming in Erlang, through practical exercises and suggested projects.
Understand the problems cities face and learn how they can be resolved with ethical solutions.
Learn how physical exercise can help patients including those with cardiovascular disease, mental health problems and cancer.
Explore the use of medicines in treating cancer and take your first steps towards becoming a science writer.
This course for learners of English looks at British culture and examines English in use to help you improve your language skills.
With household budgets feeling the pinch this course shows how to bring order to your finances and make good financial decisions.
Explore the links between investment theory and practice. Examine investment strategies and performance. How do experts manage?
Understand how big fashion retailers innovate and discover the story behind a favourite piece of your clothing.
Learn how innovation has changed the food industry, the way we shop and how we manage the global issue of food waste.
Understand what innovation means and consider the history and developments of innovations that are important in our daily lives.
Learn about how the Internet of Things can help people aging well with this free online course.
Learn about educational design in this second course of the Foundations of University Learning and Teaching program from UNSW
Become an effective online learner and develop your online communication skills when working with others.
Reflect on how you want to present yourself online and take positive steps towards these goals.
Get the most out of online learning by reflecting and sharing your learning with others.
Improve your online research skills and your ability to critically analyse sources of information.
Explores the new reproductive technologies, the opportunities they provide, and the profound social challenges they pose.
Develop a business plan and build a team with one of two courses in the Management and Leadership program.
Learn how to manage and analyse big data using the R programming language and Hadoop programming framework.
Learn about Meyerhold’s form of physical theatre, biomechanics, and understand and perform ‘The Slap’.
Determining the most appropriate technological resources for children with autism and/or intellectual (learning) disabilities.
Learn how to grow a sustainable social enterprise in this free online course from Middlesex University Business School.
Interested in starting a business? This course will help you define your vision and discover opportunities to make it happen.
Find out how working with people and exploring networks can help you take your business to the next level.
Find out how understanding and targeting your market can help your business stand out from the crowd.
Understand how business works and performance can be improved so that you can take your business forward and manage growth.
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.
Learn how to develop a funding strategy for your business; explore different types of finance and learn when, and how, to use them
Uncover new perspectives on the role and behaviour of your customers.
Discover just some of the ways that heroism and the First World War is portrayed through art and film.
Find out how parents and caregivers influence children’s minds, from conception through infancy, with this free online course.
Develop an understanding of some of the approaches involved in caring for vulnerable children, with this free online course.
A hands-on introduction to analysing and visualising data in pursuit of real-world insights.
The British Empire continues to cause enormous disagreement among historians. Find out why and join the debate.
Explore the role that the Royal Air Force played in the Cold War through the collections of the RAF Museums at Hendon and Cosford.
What do we know and what are we discovering about the form and function of the human brain? Find out with this online course.
Learn to appreciate, adjust to, and work or study in different cultures, with this free online intercultural communication course.
Learn to speak, write and understand the second official language of the Netherlands with this free introductory language course.
Learn the international politics of Asia-Pacific with a focus on the United States, China, Japan, North Korea, and South Korea
Explore different methods to defend, deter and detect attacks on your business’s systems, with this free network security course.
Find ideas from your suppliers, competitors or customers and develop them for competitive advantage with this free online course.
How do addictions develop? How are they best treated and prevented?
Explore these key questions with this free online course.
Learn how to become an effective pharmacy preceptor, exploring the qualities a great preceptor needs.
Explore how shopping has changed with this course that demystifies the new world of omni-channel for shoppers and supply-chain.
Discover how very young children learn English as an additional language and how you can help them progress.
Understand the importance of copyright and learn its history, from the Renaissance to the Internet, with this free online course.
Discover the diversity of life on earth, the impacts of five past mass extinctions and the prospect of a sixth extinction today.
Discover how psychology can help obtain evidence from eyewitnesses in police investigations and prevent miscarriages of justice.
Consider the latest data, priorities and debates about the health of mothers, children and adolescents in this free online course.
Learn basics of financial economics and try its real life application using financial data and programming.
In the third Italian for Beginners course, learn how to talk about your daily life and your leisure activities.
In this sixth Italian for Beginners course, learn to book holiday accommodation and order a meal.
Gain the skills to manage your investments: analyse portfolio risk and plan your pension, with this free online course.
Learn how occupational health can reduce illnesses or injuries caused by working conditions, with this free online course.
Understand how to find and retain the most valuable customers with one of four courses in the Online Business Success program.
Together with the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, Professor Jonathan Bate explores Shakespeare, his works and the world he lived in.
Learn about soils, the variety of life they contain and how humans impact this fragile system, with this free online course.
Experience the world’s first international age, 3,500 years ago in the ancient Near East, with this free online course.
Learn about the role of clinical bioinformaticians in healthcare and how their work is helping to realise the genomics revolution.
How can teachers help close the gender gap? Get guidance on helping girls achieve their potential with this free online course.
Het recht regelt vrijwel alle aspecten van het leven. Deze cursus gaat in op de vraag wat recht is en waar je het kunt vinden.
Learn new ways of interpreting literary texts, from time-tested methods to computer-assisted practices such as distant reading.
Explore the architecture and history of Rome, walking around a 3D digital model of the ancient city, with this free online course.
Undertaking an Extended Project Qualification, IB extended essay or any other scholarly research? This guides you step-by-step.
Understand and analyze the role of religion in conflicts and peacebuilding in present-day societies, with this free online course.
Understand how new technologies can make supply chains more sustainable and learn how to deal with today's trends.
Get to grips with Assessment for Learning with one of three courses for teachers from the National STEM Learning Centre.
1 in 2 people will develop cancer in their lifetime. At Cancer Research UK we want to get people talking about cancer & health.
Explore the many moons of our Solar System. Find out what makes them special. Should we send humans to our Moon again?
Learn the technology of modelling, as used in computational face recognition or in surgeries, with this free online course.
Get an introduction to the growing role of genomics in healthcare, for patient diagnoses, treatment and disease prevention.