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Research-informed teaching

Our teaching is inspired by the internationally excellent and world-leading research being conducted at the OU.

The results of the Research Excellence Framework 2014 show our research is both world-leading and has impact in the real world, informing our teaching and our knowledge exchange with academic and non-academic partners and the public.

The OU is at the forefront of research into learning technologies which has resulted in award-winning teaching and learning facilities and tools to analyse and improve learning, many of which directly benefit our students. Examples are:

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Scientists discover evidence of recent water flows on Mars

A team of scientists led by The Open University has discovered evidence of recent glacial meltwater on Mars.

23rd November 2017
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Nov 28

Am I normal?

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 -

18:00 to 19:45

Berrill Lecture Theatre, Open University, Walton Hall Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA

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