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Short Courses at the Centre for Open Learning

We offer short courses across a range of subjects, including creative writing, film and media, languages, business, history and the arts. All courses are taught by our experienced and…

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Open Lecture Series - From A Distance 21.02.24

Deirdre MacLeod, Lecturer in Art and Design - Centre for Open Learning, University of Edinburgh and Christopher Kaczmarek, Associate Professor, Interdisciplinary Art, Montclair State University, New…

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PEERAGOGY IN ACTION: The Peeragogy Podcast

Welcome to this first official episode of the Peeragogy Podcast, where we collaborate to build the no-longer-missing guide to all things relevant to peer learning & peer production. This…

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Peeragogy In Action #13: Exploring Causal Layered Analysis

How can we anticipate and change the course of challenging issues like climate change, terrorism, water scarcity, and aging populations? Causal Layered Analysis can be a tool used to shape the future…

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How to... Develop your writing for research (PGR)

​Academic Language and Literacies for In-sessional Study (ALLIS) coordinator Cathy Benson explains how to sign-up to develop your academic English in order to communicate your research as…

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How to... Choose a language course 2023-2024 (UG/PGT/PGR)

In this video you will learn which type of languages courses you can choose at the University of Edinburgh: https://www.ed.ac.uk/c/languages Take a language as an optional subject (outside subjects)…

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How to... Book a 1-to-1 online academic writing tutorial with the Graduate Writing Centre (PGT/PGR)

​​This video will provide details on how to book and prepare for an online 1-1 writing tutorial with a tutor from English Language Education (ELE). Students will be able to gain feedback and advice…

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How to... Communicate successfully in your academic studies (UG)

​​This quick video will tell you about how to develop your academic communication skills through a free and fully online English for Academic Purposes course. The course has been developed by English…

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How to... Make the most out of Short Courses 23/24 (UG/PGT/PGR)

#LoveLearning with UoE Short Courses! Delve into subject areas that are different from your degree programme and build your CV, learn a new language or continue with an existing one, pick up a paint…

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CRA 2023 Nominations Promo 1

Some of the nominations from the CAHSS College Recognition Awards in 2022. This video includes nominations for individuals from the Centre for Open Learning and the College Office as well as the…

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Crash Course in Polish Cinema - Małgorzata Szumowska

Małgorzata Szumowska (part of Crash Course in Polish Cinema series) This short lecture is brought to you by the Polish Cultural Institute and the University of Edinburgh's Centre for Open…

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Crash Course in Polish Cinema - Krzysztof Kieślowski

Krzysztof Kieślowski (part of Crash Course in Polish Cinema series) This short lecture is brought to you by the Polish Cultural Institute and the University of Edinburgh's Centre for Open…

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Crash Course in Polish Cinema - Polish Animation

Polish Animation (part of Crash Course in Polish Cinema series) This short lecture is brought to you by the Polish Cultural Institute and the University of Edinburgh's Centre for Open…

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Crash Course in Polish Cinema - Cinema of Moral Anxiety

Cinema of Moral Anxiety (part of Crash Course in Polish Cinema series) This short lecture is brought to you by the Polish Cultural Institute and the University of Edinburgh's Centre for Open…

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Crash Course in Polish Cinema - Paweł Pawlikowski

Paweł Pawlikowski (part of Crash Course in Polish Cinema series) This short lecture is brought to you by the Polish Cultural Institute and the University of Edinburgh's Centre for Open…

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Crash Course in Polish Cinema - The Polish School

The Polish School (part of Crash Course in Polish Cinema series) This short lecture is brought to you by the Polish Cultural Institute and the University of Edinburgh's Centre for Open…

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