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Welcome to TALES!

TALES is a learning platform with open multimedia courses. Some of the courses are integrated into lectures and seminars at the University of Basel and other universities. During defined periods of time, you can register on TALES to leave comments.

The courses cover a multitude of topics, from global health to literature to psychology. Click on the various portals – «Humanities», «Economics», «Natural Sciences» etc. – to discover more.

Medicine, One Health, Global Health Medicine, One Health, Global Health

Medicine, One Health, Global Health

These medical courses range from histology to basic surgical care of a wound to the topic of "One Health".

Teaching in times of a pandemic Teaching in times of a pandemic

Teaching in times of a pandemic

Here you’ll find guides to digital teaching in pandemic times.

Psychology Psychology


Discover freely accessible material that has been used in psychology courses at the University of Basel.

Digital Literacies Digital Literacies

Digital Literacies

Today's digital transformation requires expertise on all levels. You will find courses on a variety of digital literacy topics here.

Mathematics Mathematics


Here you'll find the exam preparation for the course "Linear Algebra II".

Instructions Instructions


These courses focus on learning and teaching as well as instructions for online tools provided by the University of Basel.

Natural Sciences Natural Sciences

Natural Sciences

Discover free online courses on transdisciplinarity and natural sciences.

Humanities Humanities


Courses from the beginnings of print to literature in the digital era.

Economics Economics


Learn more about Entrepreneurship in Nonprofit Organisations, Gender & Labour in the Global South and Transdisciplinarity.

Sustainability Sustainability


In our courses, you'll expand your knowledge of sustainability. Discover how to evaluate sustainability concepts and tackle future challenges in the sustainable energy market.



Open Planet of Sound

Die multimediale Publikationsplattform OPOS – Open Planet of Sound öffnet ein Fenster in die Welt der Musik. OPOS dokumentiert, beschreibt und erforscht klangliche, kulturelle und soziale Aspekte von Musik und Tanz in einer stetig wachsenden Modulsammlung. ...