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Sticky: Open University FAQ and Information Thread! (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 week ago 12 Jul 18:35 Replies: 101 Views: 63,516
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OU Mathematics course. 5 hours ago 5 hours ago Replies: 3 Views: 230
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OU engineering degree 6 hours ago 6 hours ago Replies: 2 Views: 390
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Natural Sciences at OU 6 hours ago 6 hours ago Replies: 2 Views: 300
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Education Studies at the OU 07-06-2016 07 Jun 2016 13:56 Replies: 1 Views: 208
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Open University 06-06-2016 06 Jun 2016 21:30 Replies: 1 Views: 310
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Thinking about applying - thoughts? 06-06-2016 06 Jun 2016 1:21 Replies: 2 Views: 289
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Psychology- Stage 1- Full Time 06-06-2016 06 Jun 2016 1:02 Replies: 1 Views: 293
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OU as a stepping stone to a brick uni. Environmental Sciences 05-06-2016 05 Jun 2016 23:00 Replies: 2 Views: 390
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Open University - Learning materials 31-05-2016 31 May 2016 23:30 Replies: 3 Views: 1,431
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Studying full 120 credits per year 31-05-2016 31 May 2016 22:35 Replies: 13 Views: 23,063
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introduction to health and social care (K101). 30-05-2016 30 May 2016 20:24 Replies: 1 Views: 601
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Studying Full Time with the OU, what will it be like? (BA English Lang & Lit) 28-05-2016 28 May 2016 14:18 Replies: 16 Views: 1,511
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business management degree 28-05-2016 28 May 2016 11:36 Replies: 0 Views: 464
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Core or extended mathematics 27-05-2016 27 May 2016 15:08 Replies: 1 Views: 507
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Job & Internship opportunities 25-05-2016 25 May 2016 23:04 Replies: 0 Views: 288
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Could you guys please help gain visibility about this problem. 25-05-2016 25 May 2016 8:04 Replies: 2 Views: 392
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Hello - Business Management Open University 23-05-2016 23 May 2016 8:33 Replies: 2 Views: 621
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Can I do it? What happens if I decide to quit half way through? [Single OU module] 22-05-2016 22 May 2016 19:18 Replies: 1 Views: 507
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Open University options 22-05-2016 22 May 2016 18:05 Replies: 2 Views: 320
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BA (Hons) Politics, Philosophy and Economics - Oct 2016 - anyone in? 21-05-2016 21 May 2016 14:21 Replies: 4 Views: 503
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Books/Materials (DE200, E233) 20-05-2016 20 May 2016 16:16 Replies: 0 Views: 788
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Law degree at OU 20-05-2016 20 May 2016 6:08 Replies: 2 Views: 420
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Open university process forensic psychology 18-05-2016 18 May 2016 19:58 Replies: 2 Views: 567
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Open University social work degree, need advice urgently** 17-05-2016 17 May 2016 21:30 Replies: 1 Views: 306
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OU 17-05-2016 17 May 2016 19:05 Replies: 11 Views: 597
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Full time study and full time work? 17-05-2016 17 May 2016 16:54 Replies: 4 Views: 827
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D240 - Counselling: exploring fear and sadness - May 2014, Anyone doing this? (Pgs: 1 2) 16-05-2016 16 May 2016 18:37 Replies: 20 Views: 5,218
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Grading 15-05-2016 15 May 2016 22:08 Replies: 1 Views: 280
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Business Management or Childhood and Youth Studies? 15-05-2016 15 May 2016 13:35 Replies: 2 Views: 4,336
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Ou access and OU in general 13-05-2016 13 May 2016 18:12 Replies: 7 Views: 509
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Open University - Full time study and full time work 13-05-2016 13 May 2016 15:02 Replies: 2 Views: 954
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Deferring a module until next year 09-05-2016 09 May 2016 8:57 Replies: 1 Views: 662
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Grace period apply for extensions? 07-05-2016 07 May 2016 8:39 Replies: 0 Views: 521
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Can I use an OU BA to get on a regular masters course? 04-05-2016 04 May 2016 19:02 Replies: 1 Views: 502
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OU W101 & W102 October 14 - Anyone else in? (Pgs: 1 2) 03-05-2016 03 May 2016 19:47 Replies: 23 Views: 5,064
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American Grad School in Paris 01-05-2016 01 May 2016 9:57 Replies: 3 Views: 291
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The Open University - Humanities books up for grabs 30-04-2016 30 Apr 2016 18:39 Replies: 0 Views: 251
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90 credits could be manageable (Pgs: 1 2 3) 27-04-2016 27 Apr 2016 13:01 Replies: 46 Views: 2,124
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Finishing a ou course 26-04-2016 26 Apr 2016 9:58 Replies: 2 Views: 368
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What happens if you fail a module? 26-04-2016 26 Apr 2016 9:48 Replies: 5 Views: 1,912
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From OU to Oxbridge - anyone here done this? 23-04-2016 23 Apr 2016 20:15 Replies: 18 Views: 5,042
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Does anyone have experience of ou as a disabled student? 20-04-2016 20 Apr 2016 11:00 Replies: 9 Views: 722
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OU Psychology/Forensic Psychology anyone? 20-04-2016 20 Apr 2016 10:16 Replies: 0 Views: 490
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Working out class of honours. So confused! 19-04-2016 19 Apr 2016 8:16 Replies: 3 Views: 983
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Engineering honours degree which laptop 18-04-2016 18 Apr 2016 15:20 Replies: 1 Views: 452
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60 credits v 90 credits/ year 18-04-2016 18 Apr 2016 15:17 Replies: 1 Views: 650
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Transfer to Open University after year 1 (Query) 18-04-2016 18 Apr 2016 15:13 Replies: 3 Views: 884
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Open university degree and graduate jobs 18-04-2016 18 Apr 2016 14:57 Replies: 1 Views: 519
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Are there OU maths graduates accepted to study for MAST in maths (Cambridge)? 11-04-2016 11 Apr 2016 14:44 Replies: 3 Views: 654
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Open University: Bursary for studying full-time? 11-04-2016 11 Apr 2016 14:23 Replies: 2 Views: 668
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Richmond University accreditation review 10-04-2016 10 Apr 2016 19:18 Replies: 17 Views: 1,417
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Anyone with experience of the BSC (Honours) Environmental Science course? 10-04-2016 10 Apr 2016 15:42 Replies: 1 Views: 356
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Not doing well in this module 07-04-2016 07 Apr 2016 20:33 Replies: 4 Views: 845
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Studying from overseas with Open University 05-04-2016 05 Apr 2016 19:44 Replies: 0 Views: 314
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Open University - Full time study + full time work experiences? 04-04-2016 04 Apr 2016 12:29 Replies: 2 Views: 1,088
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AA100 Help 02-04-2016 02 Apr 2016 16:15 Replies: 4 Views: 662
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exams for seconds year of OU degree 01-04-2016 01 Apr 2016 14:23 Replies: 5 Views: 655
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OU Students in North West England 31-03-2016 31 Mar 2016 10:57 Replies: 13 Views: 4,095
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Can you take single OU courses while studying for a different degree somewhere else? 29-03-2016 29 Mar 2016 10:25 Replies: 0 Views: 347
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History at the Open Uni 29-03-2016 29 Mar 2016 1:13 Replies: 1 Views: 440
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microsoft word, student discount with OU? 26-03-2016 26 Mar 2016 8:55 Replies: 11 Views: 7,427
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Open Uni or Brick Uni??? 25-03-2016 25 Mar 2016 14:57 Replies: 4 Views: 931
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Help with OU Residential School Fees - What happens if I can't pay on time? 25-03-2016 25 Mar 2016 14:53 Replies: 1 Views: 343
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worth it? 22-03-2016 22 Mar 2016 11:56 Replies: 1 Views: 344
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Taking OU courses before committing to diploma, degree etc? 22-03-2016 22 Mar 2016 9:19 Replies: 19 Views: 1,326
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Is it possible to study open university while a full time student 20-03-2016 20 Mar 2016 7:53 Replies: 6 Views: 842
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Finance 20-03-2016 20 Mar 2016 6:30 Replies: 1 Views: 358
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Module weighting 14-03-2016 14 Mar 2016 9:07 Replies: 2 Views: 575
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Fees and Loans Help 13-03-2016 13 Mar 2016 20:54 Replies: 2 Views: 574
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Is Italian worth studying? 13-03-2016 13 Mar 2016 20:34 Replies: 3 Views: 897
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Forensic 11-03-2016 11 Mar 2016 13:02 Replies: 5 Views: 458
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Master of laws 10-03-2016 10 Mar 2016 22:24 Replies: 1 Views: 391
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Open Uni Master respected for PhD Admission in other universities? 10-03-2016 10 Mar 2016 20:08 Replies: 4 Views: 658
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OU credit transferrance help needed? 10-03-2016 10 Mar 2016 16:13 Replies: 2 Views: 408
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Soo i have 2 questions, 1 regarding finance and the 2nd regarding science and a 3rd 08-03-2016 08 Mar 2016 9:58 Replies: 5 Views: 1,109
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Does it sound better to have an 'Open' Degree or a Subject Degree? 08-03-2016 08 Mar 2016 9:47 Replies: 18 Views: 2,882
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Is the Open University any good to eventually get into MFL teaching? 07-03-2016 07 Mar 2016 20:15 Replies: 8 Views: 1,158
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Taking 150 credits in a single year? 07-03-2016 07 Mar 2016 19:58 Replies: 7 Views: 974
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Transferring to Open University 07-03-2016 07 Mar 2016 19:44 Replies: 2 Views: 379
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Ema b629 07-03-2016 07 Mar 2016 18:59 Replies: 1 Views: 818
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MST124 07-03-2016 07 Mar 2016 18:52 Replies: 2 Views: 534
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Credit transfer, Mech Eng to Maths? 07-03-2016 07 Mar 2016 9:59 Replies: 7 Views: 665
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Computing - Open Uni Thoughts 07-03-2016 07 Mar 2016 8:21 Replies: 2 Views: 495
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