Category Archives: Collaborations

The Faculty of Arts works in collaboration with a number of organisations around the world.

new OU/BBC series ‘Secret Life of Books’

OU/BBC six part series ‘The Secret Life of Books’ explores the stories behind the authors of key novels, beginning on 2 September 2014 on BBC Four Continue reading

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The Meaning of Colour – a study day

To accompany the exhibition Making Colour (18 June – 7 September 2014), the National Gallery, in collaboration with the Open University, is hosting a study day. Date: Saturday 6 September Time: 10.30am – 3.30pm Venue: Sainsbury Wing Theatre, The National … Continue reading

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Digital Pedagogy: how are new technologies transforming the interface between research and learning?

Digital Pedagogy: how are new technologies transforming the interface between research and learning?Funded by the AHRC, Hestia2 has been exploring some of the consequences of applying digital technologies to humanities text-based research, including investigating the use of network theory (Southampton), complex data visualisations (Stanford), and Literary GIS (Birmingham). In this final seminar, we consider the extent to which digital technologies are transforming knowledge of research beyond academia, what the particular challenges and opportunities are for digital-based teaching, and what consequences there may be for research practice.
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