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An Insight Into Criminology An Introduction To Crime Theories

We will look at the definitions of Crime and Deviance identifying the differences between them. We will be exploring the varying explanations of why people commit crime. Taking an introductory glance at the different crime theories and discussing the question are criminals born or made? Is criminality social learnt?  We...

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We will look at the definitions of Crime and Deviance identifying the differences between them. We will be exploring the varying explanations of why people commit crime. Taking an introductory glance at the different crime theories and discussing the question are criminals born or made? Is criminality social learnt?  We will look at the following theories:Part 1 - What are...

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Around The Coast Of Britain

The coastline of the United Kingdom is formed by a variety of natural features including islands, bays, headlands and peninsulas. It consists of the coastline of the island of Great Britain, the north-east coast of the island of Ireland, as well as a large number of much smaller islands....

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The coastline of the United Kingdom is formed by a variety of natural features including islands, bays, headlands and peninsulas. It consists of the coastline of the island of Great Britain, the north-east coast of the island of Ireland, as well as a large number of much smaller islands. Much of the coastline is accessible and quite varied in...

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Climates Of The World And Their Ecosystems

The course will investigate the reasons why certain climates are located where they are, will look at global atmospheric circulation patterns, climatic graphs, and seasonal temperature and rainfall patterns. Analysis will be made of the associated vegetation types and structures, as well as the operation of the resulting biomes...

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The course will investigate the reasons why certain climates are located where they are, will look at global atmospheric circulation patterns, climatic graphs, and seasonal temperature and rainfall patterns. Analysis will be made of the associated vegetation types and structures, as well as the operation of the resulting biomes and ecosystems for selected climatic zones. WEEK 1 THE GENERAL ATMOSPHERIC...

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Economic Geology

This course will involve how we find, extract and use geological raw materials. It will look at the main mineral resources, energy hydrocarbons and building materials as well as the most underrated resource of all, that of water. The course will also look at some case studies of mining and...

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This course will involve how we find, extract and use geological raw materials. It will look at the main mineral resources, energy hydrocarbons and building materials as well as the most underrated resource of all, that of water. The course will also look at some case studies of mining and the conflicts of interest, economic, political and environmental associated with...

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Emotional Intelligence (E.Q)

September to December - Autumn termE.Q. and Relational Complexities.Today we see emotional needs and views of relationship in very different ways to that of a few decades ago. We engage with ever more complex processes, and quickly sense the deadening affect or widening gap between who we are and how...

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September to December - Autumn termE.Q. and Relational Complexities.Today we see emotional needs and views of relationship in very different ways to that of a few decades ago. We engage with ever more complex processes, and quickly sense the deadening affect or widening gap between who we are and how we seek to develop in our self, and in relationship...

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Fossils A Glimpse Of The Past

This course will study how fossils are formed, classified and spend time each week investigating the main fossil groups which are of significance in the geological column. Week 1 What are fossils, how are they formed and how they are classified into Phylum, class, order, family, genus and species....

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This course will study how fossils are formed, classified and spend time each week investigating the main fossil groups which are of significance in the geological column. Week 1 What are fossils, how are they formed and how they are classified into Phylum, class, order, family, genus and species. Week 2  Trilobites and Graptolites, fossils of the Cambrian to...

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National Parks Of Britain

In the UK there are 15 members in the national park family, which are protected areas because of their beautiful countryside, wildlife and cultural heritage. People live and work in the national parks and the farms, villages and towns are protected along with the landscape and wildlife. The course will...

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In the UK there are 15 members in the national park family, which are protected areas because of their beautiful countryside, wildlife and cultural heritage. People live and work in the national parks and the farms, villages and towns are protected along with the landscape and wildlife. The course will investigate 10 of these parks and will concentrate on the...

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Psychology Then & Now

This  6 week course looks at some classic studies in psychology and what recent research found about these topics.This will cover a wide range of psychological topics and have an opportunity to try some simple experiments too.Some of the subjects covered include:AttachmentLearningLanguageMemoryHalo effectPerceptionBrain functionsDeferred gratificationAnd many moreAs usual there will...

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This  6 week course looks at some classic studies in psychology and what recent research found about these topics.This will cover a wide range of psychological topics and have an opportunity to try some simple experiments too.Some of the subjects covered include:AttachmentLearningLanguageMemoryHalo effectPerceptionBrain functionsDeferred gratificationAnd many moreAs usual there will be time for discussions, activities (optional) and a copy of...

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