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8 Summary of Session 4

You should now be able to:

  • understand how modules build towards a qualification
  • know what resources and activities are likely to be available on your module
  • understand the purpose of tutorials and how you can engage with them
  • start to use forums
  • understand assessment at the OU and what good academic practice is.

In the next session you’ll look at planning your time, getting some tips from other students and also learn about the benefits of keeping a study journal.

You can now go to Session 5 [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] .