The Open University in Wales
We are the leading experts in part-time, flexible learning. Every year, we help thousands of ordinary people achieve extraordinary things.
We have been at the top of the National Student Survey in Wales for student satisfaction for ten years running.
Education can be dramatically enhanced by social networks claims a report this week from The Open University. The so-called ‘network effect’ comes from many thousands of people learning from each other, but it needs careful management to reach its full potential.
The Open University’s computing expert, Dr Neil Smith has created a programme that models a zombie apocalypse to help work out our best chance of survival.
Research at The Open University ranks in the top third of UK universities.
Our events include open days, community learning opportunities, conferences, seminars and lectures.