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Accessibility Statement for Making your learning count (YXM130)

Mode of study

All of this module's study materials are online. Online materials are composed of pages of text with images and audio clips of 1-7 minutes long, all with transcripts and subtitles, diagrams, interactive media and animations. Online materials also include links to external resources, online forums and online tutorial rooms.

Tuition strategy

This module provides one-to-one phone tutorials and online group tutorials. Although not compulsory, attendance at tutorials will help you consolidate your learning.

Working with others

You will be required to work with other students. This includes looking at, and commenting on, others students' work and reflecting on comments on your  own work.

Diagrams and other visual content

The study materials contain some diagrams/graphs/photographs. Reading/interpreting/producing examples of these is an important part of the study of this module and is assessed. Figure descriptions are provided for all figures.

Finding information

You will be required to search for, and make use of, third party material online. 150 hours of learning is from OpenLearn, or other specified OER such as FutureLearn, edX, Coursera and OERu.


This module has six Tutor-Marked Assignments (TMAs) and an End-of-Module Assessment (EMA) which must be submitted online via the OU electronic TMA system.


You will receive feedback from your tutor on your submitted Tutor-Marked Assignment (TMA). This will help you to reflect on your TMA performance.


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.

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