Category: Announcements

Google Apps 11

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 0

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 0

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 0

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...