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The Open University in Scotland is the leading provider of part-time higher education in Scotland.
A new online course released today by the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS UHI), in partnership with The Open University in Scotland, makes cutting edge research on seaweed cultivation freely available for the first time to learners, industry and academics alike.
What can citizens do to reduce crime? How can the police and public work together? How is social media changing criminal investigations? These are some of the questions that will be asked and discussed at a major event in Glasgow on the issue of crime on Wednesday 18 May.
The musical works of a controversial pre-Reformation Scottish composer and priest are to be revived and made accessible to a wider audience, thanks to research by The Open University in Scotland.
The Open University had 72% of its research assessed as 3 or 4 star in the most recent UK Research Excellence Framework (2014). The high rating indicates that the research undertaken by the OU is world-leading or internationally excellent in terms of quality, impact and environment.
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