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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.
Delve into the lives of children and discuss the potential benefits and limitations of technology in their lives.
This three-week free online course explores practical cyber security including privacy online, payment safety and security at home
What can we learn about Earth, and other planets in and beyond our solar system, by studying their atmospheres?
What science discoveries will you choose to write about?
Discover how very young children learn English as an additional language and how you can help them progress.
War and conflict can severely disrupt the governance of the environment. What is the impact on both people and the environment?
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.
Learn how to manage innovation, guided by experts from the leading triple-accredited Leeds University Business School and IBM.
Gain the skills to manage your investments: analyse portfolio risk and plan your pension, with this free online course.
Explore and solve encrypted maths puzzles, in which numbers are replaced by letters or symbols, 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.
Learn to talk about daily life, what you do during the day and when things happen in the third Spanish for Beginners course.
Discover why the stereoscope and stereo photography mesmerised Victorians when they first appeared at 1851’s Great Exhibition.
Experience the world’s first international age, 3,500 years ago in the ancient Near East, with this free online course.
Investigate links between economics and politicians with Sir Vince Cable and leading economists at the University of Nottingham.
Find out how to use data science to deliver better outcomes for your students. Join this free online course from AACTE.
What is distinctive about leadership in the public sphere? Find out more about what it takes to lead public service organizations.
Learn about the role of clinical bioinformaticians in healthcare and how their work is helping to realise the genomics revolution.
Understand the principles of electrocardiography and learn a step-by-step approach to the ECG test, with this free online course.
Learn how sustainable energy from the Greek elements – Earth, Air, Fire and Water – can replace fossil fuels and nuclear power.
This course for learners of English helps you with the language you need to find a job and successfully function in the workplace.
Explore the role of food in health. Apply nutrition science to guide you on using food as medicine for you and your family.
How can teachers help close the gender gap? Get guidance on helping girls achieve their potential with this free online course.
An introduction to modern analytical science techniques and how they can be used to uncover food fraud.
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 about theories of learning and teaching in the first course of the Foundations of University Learning and Teaching program.
Learn new ways of interpreting literary texts, from time-tested methods to computer-assisted practices such as distant reading.
This free online course is designed to help teachers develop and deliver outstanding physical education (PE) lessons.
Explore the architecture and history of Rome, walking around a 3D digital model of the ancient city, with this free online course.
Discover the human abdomen and how it works.
Get an introduction to studying archaeology, exploring exciting discoveries in the Vale of Pewsey, near to Stonehenge and Avebury.
Identify your key strengths and skills, and learn how to sell them and yourself.
Understand the ins and outs of the sharing economy looking at its problems and opportunities with the free online course.
How important is value-driven process thinking in today’s dynamic business environment?
This course is designed to enhance the supervision skills of clinical and educational supervisors of trainee doctors.
Learn the value of information to businesses and how it can give you a competitive advantage.
Discover what common cyber threats and attacks face small and medium enterprises, and what you can do to prevent them.
Discover practical data mining and learn to mine your own data using the popular Weka workbench.
Explore the latest research with experienced clinicians to understand the causes, types and treatments of diabetes.
Undertaking an Extended Project Qualification, IB extended essay or any other scholarly research? This guides you step-by-step.
Learn the basic principles and approaches to responding to humanitarian emergencies with this free online course.
With chemistry providing us an endless amount of possibilities, what would you choose to develop?
Learn to recognise & treat the commonest medical & minor trauma conditions affecting children with this short online course.
Complexity in nature arises from a myriad of simple interactions. How can this lead to an unpredictable dynamism?
Explore the anatomy of the human abdomen and understand its clinical importance.
Explore the use of medicines in treating cancer and take your first steps towards becoming a science writer.
Learn how Global Systems Science can inform and model the impact of social, economic, political and environmental policy making.
Discover the incredible world of 'the Hobbit' as modern archaeological science uncovers secrets hidden in time.
Learn how to achieve consistent and excellent results in all aspects of dental photography with this free online course.
Get an introduction to the biology, epidemiology and evolution of the influenza virus in this free online course.
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.
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.
Initiate and support behaviour change in patients with medicines adherence problems – not taking their medicines as prescribed.
Learn about personalised medicine and the impact that our enhanced understanding of genetics has on modern medicine and society.
Improve your mathematical confidence and gain the skills to pass employers’ numeracy tests with this free online course.
Learn about Meyerhold’s form of physical theatre, biomechanics, and understand and perform ‘The Slap’.
Understand and analyze the role of religion in conflicts and peacebuilding in present-day societies, with this free online course.
Learn how to turn your social enterprise ideas into action in this free online course from Middlesex University Business School.
How can you discover what’s being said about the things that matter to you on social media platforms, including Twitter?
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.
Discover how supercomputers work and the real-life scientific breakthroughs made possible by today’s computer simulations.
Understand how new technologies can make supply chains more sustainable and learn how to deal with today's trends.
Learn how to use systems and complexity thinking to address a variety of social, managerial and policy problems.
Look at lessons, courses and resources with this continuing professional development course for English language teachers.
Learn the science behind how and why medicines work, and what can improve patient's treatment, with this free online course.
Discover just some of the ways that heroism and the First World War is portrayed through art and film.
Understand antibiotic resistance, and how antimicrobial stewardship can slow down or reduce it, with this free online course
Get to grips with Assessment for Learning with one of three courses for teachers from the National STEM Learning Centre.
Find out how to avoid mission drift when transitioning a social enterprise or microfinance venture into a for-profit organisation.
Explore 15th century England through archaeology, history and literature. Learn more about Richard III’s discovery and reburial.
Improve your English language skills by looking at the life and works of William Shakespeare and his enduring popularity.
Identify the author’s contributions to world literature through the study of three of his obsessions: power, history and love.
Identifique las contribuciones del autor a la literatura universal mediante el estudio de tres de sus grandes obsesiones.
This free three week course provides the tools you need to succeed at interviews and land your dream job or course place.
Learn to speak, write and understand basic Dutch, with this free, three-week, introductory foreign language course.
Learn about the UK Parliament with this free online course - explore the work of Parliament and find out how it’s evolving.
Learn how climate change, technology and regulation are changing modern building design and professional practice in construction.
Explore the value of ethical thinking for research, using an ethical appraisal framework to develop and evaluate studies.
Gain the tips, tools and confidence to talk about cancer prevention with this free online course from Cancer Research UK.
Gain a unique insight into dementia through the stories, symptoms and science behind four less common diagnoses.
Explore what it means to communicate in multiple languages in a variety of contexts, and discover your inner translator.
A free course for the Vocational Education and Training sector to promote effective practice and pedagogy in blended learning.
Learn how to build and sustain your network to enhance your professional relationships and open up career opportunities.
Learn how disability intersects with human rights, and how a good life can be made possible for everyone.
An entertaining and illuminating course for everyone to explore the impact dentistry has on our lives.
This course explores household assets (investments and property) and liabilities (debts) and examines how these should be managed.
Learn the theory and practice of functional programming in Erlang, through practical exercises and suggested projects.
Understand global blindness and how to plan effective eye care with this online course for health professionals.
Design, build and program a simple robot and share it with other learners.
Gain an understanding of the natural world, how the web of life works, with illustrations from around the world.
Explore the foundations of successful management with this free online course from The Open University and CMI.
Explore the many moons of our Solar System. Find out what makes them special. Should we send humans to our Moon again?
Discover how nanotechnology can be used for many new opportunities in healthcare with top University of Twente researchers.
Take your online business from ideation to implementation with one of four courses in the Online Business Success program.
Learn to use predictive analytics tools and HPE Vertica Analytics to gain insights from big data, with this free online course.
Learn the technology of modelling, as used in computational face recognition or in surgeries, with this free online course.
Learn how to use film in the classroom, teach literacy and improve both reading and writing skills, with this free online course
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.
Explore the fascinating history and culture of the American South from colonial times to the 21st century.
Explore how and why market segmentation can be used to improve business performance.
Get an introduction to the growing role of genomics in healthcare, for patient diagnoses, treatment and disease prevention.
Part 2 of 2. This course depicts the complex history of the Holocaust, highlighting its impact on our world today.
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.
How can we support those who are marginalised and excluded from education? Does education for all, mean all?
Discover the relationship between history, financial crises and business cycles, with this free online course.
Discover how biomaterials and 3D printing collide, to create revolutionary, bioprinted body parts, with this free online course.
Design effective e-learning that tells powerful, real-life stories, in health and other sectors, with this free online course.
Learn what it means to be a TEFL or English Language Teacher, and start preparing for your first teaching job.
Learn how to introduce people, exchange information about them and talk about your family.
In the fifth Italian for Beginners course, learn to ask for information on trains and buy train tickets.
Improve your logical and critical thinking skills in this free online course. Identify common obstacles to effective thinking.
Learn how to describe people and what they wear, and talk about your family and home in the second Spanish for Beginners course.
Learn how to ask for directions, shop for clothes, and order food and drinks in the sixth Spanish for Beginners course.
Improve your English and prepare for tests, such as IELTS reading, writing, speaking and listening, with this free online course.
Learn contemporary design approaches that you can use to work through problems in the world around you.
With a better understanding of users' needs, technologies can be developed to be accessible & provide a more inclusive environment
Find out about inspiring projects created by Chinese artists to address important social issues, with this free online course.
How can technology make you healthy? Learn about the design, application, implementation and evaluation of eHealth.
Understand the critical energy challenges the world faces and analyse the political economy of the global energy industry.
Discover what healthcare was like in ancient Greece and the Roman world with this free online course.
We explore the ethical responsibilities that weigh on military professionals, who are ‘managers of violence’.
Learn mindfulness techniques to reduce stress and improve your wellbeing and work/study performance in this free online course.
Should we be excited about the Higgs boson? Find out more about particle physics and understanding the universe.
Explore Chinese history through the eyes of Western travellers, discoverers and missionaries, with this free online course.
Learn more about nuclear power, from the risks and benefits to the technology and its future, with this free online course.
Learn how ancient artefacts, written evidence, excavation and digital technologies are transforming understanding of this harbour.
This course aims to explain the science of climate change, the risks it poses and the solutions available to reduce those risks.
This course will enhance the knowledge of any person involved in the administration of medicines to patients with dysphagia.
Gravity runs the Universe. This free online course explains why, exploring gravitational waves, black holes and the Big Bang.
Understand the common law system used worldwide, and your legal rights and responsibilities, with this free online law course.
Find out how poems, plays and novels can help us understand and cope with deep emotional strain in this free online course.
Learn how the Allies defeat the Germans in World War 1, how the memory arose that the war was futile, and why this view is untrue.
Learn to speak, write and understand basic Norwegian, with this free, four-week, introductory foreign language course.
Learn how developments in genomics are transforming our knowledge and treatment of conditions such as diabetes.