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Anyone else doing the Y032 module in October 2016? 29-09-2016 29 Sep 2016 18:19 Replies: 14 Views: 1,318
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Natural Science module selection 27-09-2016 27 Sep 2016 13:16 Replies: 2 Views: 286
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W101 introduction to law - the open university 27-09-2016 27 Sep 2016 12:56 Replies: 5 Views: 453
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Some information about The Open University?? 26-09-2016 26 Sep 2016 17:38 Replies: 5 Views: 426
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Is there an interview? 25-09-2016 25 Sep 2016 18:37 Replies: 1 Views: 232
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BA Hons Languages French and English 25-09-2016 25 Sep 2016 13:48 Replies: 3 Views: 259
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BA (Honours) Criminology and Law 24-09-2016 24 Sep 2016 12:12 Replies: 1 Views: 368
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Online tutorials 23-09-2016 23 Sep 2016 21:43 Replies: 5 Views: 410
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CoHE in Health Science... Additional modules? 23-09-2016 23 Sep 2016 9:22 Replies: 1 Views: 213
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Open university- Distance learning 22-09-2016 22 Sep 2016 17:15 Replies: 7 Views: 530
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Which open university course to choose? 21-09-2016 21 Sep 2016 20:32 Replies: 11 Views: 611
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Is anyone studying an Open Degree in Essex? 16-09-2016 16 Sep 2016 19:50 Replies: 0 Views: 210
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When can I finish my course? 16-09-2016 16 Sep 2016 19:30 Replies: 5 Views: 286
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Can I use the TU100 OU Course to go to 'brick' university? 16-09-2016 16 Sep 2016 19:27 Replies: 2 Views: 371
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Is open university worth it ? 15-09-2016 15 Sep 2016 17:07 Replies: 17 Views: 29,427
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OU and benefit entitlement 14-09-2016 14 Sep 2016 17:57 Replies: 9 Views: 518
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Full time work and Open Uni Degree? 12-09-2016 12 Sep 2016 11:55 Replies: 3 Views: 521
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Would I qualify for a Certificate of Higher Education course? 11-09-2016 11 Sep 2016 16:04 Replies: 12 Views: 461
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Choosing a Course with the OU 10-09-2016 10 Sep 2016 17:57 Replies: 3 Views: 379
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Part Time Loan, need help 10-09-2016 10 Sep 2016 13:57 Replies: 5 Views: 401
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BSc Psychology Oct 2016 Start - Current and Previous Students 10-09-2016 10 Sep 2016 3:15 Replies: 1 Views: 296
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Early Years 2016 09-09-2016 09 Sep 2016 16:13 Replies: 0 Views: 174
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Advice needed! Open university - BSc Honours Computing and IT 09-09-2016 09 Sep 2016 15:39 Replies: 18 Views: 10,152
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Online TMA Service Via iPad 07-09-2016 07 Sep 2016 20:45 Replies: 0 Views: 257
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Starting PhD from October 2016 or January 2017 07-09-2016 07 Sep 2016 8:12 Replies: 1 Views: 470
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Has anyone studied (or will be starting) the Language Studies degree? 07-09-2016 07 Sep 2016 0:45 Replies: 15 Views: 620
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Student fiance 06-09-2016 06 Sep 2016 22:59 Replies: 2 Views: 239
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Calling journalism students - course books 06-09-2016 06 Sep 2016 22:00 Replies: 0 Views: 166
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Moving from a psychology degree to an open degree 06-09-2016 06 Sep 2016 21:52 Replies: 1 Views: 212
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Studying MST124/125 in Jan '17. Anyone else? Also, advice appreciated. 06-09-2016 06 Sep 2016 21:00 Replies: 2 Views: 252
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Starting Psychology any current or past students? 06-09-2016 06 Sep 2016 20:28 Replies: 7 Views: 394
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2nd Year - starting at open university 06-09-2016 06 Sep 2016 19:45 Replies: 4 Views: 320
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Level 3 module choice (Math student) 06-09-2016 06 Sep 2016 14:50 Replies: 5 Views: 323
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Switching from full time to part time? 06-09-2016 06 Sep 2016 13:58 Replies: 2 Views: 600
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B Eng Engineering - Module T207 06-09-2016 06 Sep 2016 13:26 Replies: 1 Views: 257
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aa100 - Getting Started 06-09-2016 06 Sep 2016 9:46 Replies: 1 Views: 217
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Confused choosing modules 04-09-2016 04 Sep 2016 11:52 Replies: 3 Views: 376
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Anyone from Liverpool/Merseyside are-? (Pgs: 1 2) 04-09-2016 04 Sep 2016 11:28 Replies: 29 Views: 861
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Need quick advice. 03-09-2016 03 Sep 2016 15:06 Replies: 2 Views: 268
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Anyone aged 18-20 currently studying or going to study at OU? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 03-09-2016 03 Sep 2016 10:28 Replies: 58 Views: 3,947
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OU Student Access to Eduroam 02-09-2016 02 Sep 2016 21:20 Replies: 7 Views: 3,948
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First year with OU 120 credits? 02-09-2016 02 Sep 2016 14:04 Replies: 14 Views: 929
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Advice from anyone who's studied S207 or S217 Physics 02-09-2016 02 Sep 2016 12:35 Replies: 0 Views: 223
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Anyone doing a Open Degree? Could I get a job after? 01-09-2016 01 Sep 2016 14:23 Replies: 2 Views: 637
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HNC Credit Transfer 01-09-2016 01 Sep 2016 14:21 Replies: 1 Views: 278
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OU 60 credit modules being phased out or just a rumour? 31-08-2016 31 Aug 2016 20:45 Replies: 9 Views: 903
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Open University UG Science to PG Science 31-08-2016 31 Aug 2016 19:10 Replies: 3 Views: 193
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Advice for anyone wanting to do Openplus physics, but more interested in Astrophysics 31-08-2016 31 Aug 2016 15:36 Replies: 0 Views: 196
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Hey guys 30-08-2016 30 Aug 2016 11:01 Replies: 2 Views: 259
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PPE or Forensic Psychology? 29-08-2016 29 Aug 2016 18:00 Replies: 1 Views: 207
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Computing & IT 2016 October TU100 28-08-2016 28 Aug 2016 16:02 Replies: 8 Views: 578
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Open degrees... 28-08-2016 28 Aug 2016 13:15 Replies: 4 Views: 454
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Bsc (Honours), Sport , Fitness and Coaching - October 2016 26-08-2016 26 Aug 2016 15:19 Replies: 0 Views: 458
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Re: Open University - Questions 26-08-2016 26 Aug 2016 13:25 Replies: 1 Views: 264
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Studying over 120 credits in one year? 26-08-2016 26 Aug 2016 7:03 Replies: 3 Views: 485
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Starting Open Plus in Physics this October. Any fellow students doing the same? 25-08-2016 25 Aug 2016 16:38 Replies: 12 Views: 523
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Hey guys 23-08-2016 23 Aug 2016 19:15 Replies: 2 Views: 177
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OU friends 23-08-2016 23 Aug 2016 16:02 Replies: 3 Views: 285
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