Category: Announcements

Google Apps

OU adopts Google Apps for Education

The Open University has taken the decision to adopt a suite of online tools provided freely for education by Google. In our first foray into cloud computing, Google will be hosting for our students:...

Open University on iTunesU

Open University on iTunesU

Apple made available content from a few European universities for the first time on iTunes U this morning – including from the Open University. Our Vice Chancellor, Professor Brenda Gourley, said: The iTunes U...

New OU VLE Newsletter out

New OU VLE Newsletter out

The second edition of Horizons (PDF – 375k) is now out and about to hit every staff desk in the OU. It includes an interview with OU VLE Programme sponsor, Pro Vice-Chancellor Prof. Denise...

Horizons VLE Newsletter

VLE Newsletter on every OU desk

Horizons, the first OU VLE Newsletter, will hit every OU member of staff’s desk next week. The articles include an interview with a course manager who likes the extra control she now has in...