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Routes to Learning

Routes To Learning is a guide that will structure a route through a range of free online resources from The Open University's award-winning OpenLearn website. You may choose the route that suits your study needs and area of interest. It will help you to:

  • tailor some informal study to your own interests and goals 
  • grow in confidence and skills in preparation for accredited learning at this level
  • gain an insight into higher education study 
  • decide which degree course would best help you to achieve your goals Image of the pdf brochure

Why choose Routes To Learning?    

There are many reasons for enrolling on a higher education course. Perhaps you feel you haven't fulfilled your educational potential; maybe you need to develop your skills to improve your career prospects; or you might just want to learn more about a subject of interest. 

If you’re not sure whether you’re ready for accredited study or you can’t decide what subject to take, or if you’re uncertain about the cost, this guide can help you think things through and prepare for formal study – for free.  All you need is access to the internet.

To get started, simply click on the link Routes to Learning and work through it at your own pace. 

Routes to Learning toolkit. 

Good luck on your learning journey.