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Open University


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6.50 Ethnic Minorities: Punjab to Britain
7.15 Sociology: The Home -Castle or Cage?
7.40 The Making of the Open University
8.5 Classical Greece
8.30 Computing at the Royal Bank of Scotland
8.55 Maths Methods: Resonance and Damping
9.20 Cogs in the Wheel?
9.45 Maths: 'Real' Exponential Functions
10.10 Pure Maths: Linear Equations
10.35 Maths: The Genetics Game
11.0 The Value of an ou degree
11.25 Control of Education in Britain
11.50 Biology: Intermediary Metabolism
12.15 pm Perception: Cues and Schemas
12.40 North Westminster Community School
1.5 The Madonna di San Biagio
1.30 Engineering Mechanics: Statics
1.55 Religion: The Mindful Way
2.20 Modern Art: Seurat
2.45 Reconstruction of the Bankside Theatres


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