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What Now?!!

Well my studying has finally finished and I was awarded a BSc (Hons) Health & Social Care, I received a 2.2, which though I was quite proud of myself for achieving, felt a bit embarrassed about it. 329 more words

Open University - Start writing fiction - 1.3 Sources of characters

Assignment:  Imagine a character very like you but give him or her a dramatic external alteration. You might make the character the opposite sex, for example, or make them significantly older or younger. 1,605 more words


From Cradle to Grave - Jeremy Corbyn's National Education System

From Cradle to Grave – Jeremy Corbyn’s National Education System

It is seventy years this week, since the Labour Party achieved a landslide victory after the war. 1,055 more words


The Week in Books

Winter has arrived this week. It’s raining as I write this, and according to the weather report it’s going to rain until Wednesday. So into winter mode I go. 260 more words

The Week In Books

Help a Newbie Out?

I’m looking for suggestions/tips on how to find other book blogs and the like to follow on WordPress. I am very new to the site, so still finding my feet, but I’d love some suggestions on who to follow, what pages are good, any communities I might be interested in..things like that. 9 more words

Book Blog

Managing Coastal Environments (OpenLearn short course)

I’ve recently completed the course ‘Managing Coastal Environments‘¬†from OpenLearn – the Open University’s free short course website.

The course uses the example of Blackwater Estuary in Essex to illustrate how coastal environments change, the interactions between humans and the environment, and how we put a value on environments for different reasons. 145 more words

The World Around Us

Life as an OU student...

I have been a student with the Open University since November 2011. My original plan was not to study this way but had wanted to attend the University of Derby which had one of the most up to date laboratory’s for psychology at the time in university’s. 820 more words

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