Accessibility Statement for Death, dying and bereavement (K220)
Mode of study
Most of this module’s study materials are online. Online materials are composed of pages of text with images, audio and video clips up to 15 minutes long (all with transcripts/subtitles), diagrams, interactive media, animations and multiple choice self-assessed quizzes. Online materials also include links to external resources, online forums and online tutorial rooms. Printed materials are provided for some readings.
This module provides a range of online learning events. Although not compulsory, attendance at online tutorials will help you consolidate your learning. In addition you will have the opportunity for one-to-one contact via telephone or an internet based communication system.
Diagrams and other visual content
The study materials contain some diagrams, graphs and photographs. Reading and interpreting these is an important part of the study of this module. Figure descriptions are provided for all figures.
You may be required to search for, and make use of, third party material online. Alternatives for required research material can be provided to enable you to meet the Learning Outcomes of the module.
This module has Tutor-Marked Assignments (TMAs), which must be submitted online via the OU electronic TMA system, optional interactive self-assessment quizzes completed online, and an End-of-Module Assessment submitted online.
You will receive feedback from your tutor on your submitted Tutor-Marked Assignments (TMAs). This will help you to reflect on your TMA performance.
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All University modules are structured according to a set timetable and you will need time-management skills to keep your studies on track. You will be supported in developing these skills.