Skip to content

Take your learning further4411

Making the decision to study can be a big step, which is why you'll want a trusted university. The Open University has over 50 years’ experience delivering flexible learning and 170,000 students are studying with us right now. Take a look at all Open University courses4512.

If you are new to university-level study, find out more about the types of qualifications we offer, including our entry level Access courses4613 and Certificates4714.

Not ready for formal university study? Then browse over 900 free courses on OpenLearn4815 and sign up to our newsletter4916 to hear about new free courses as they are released.

Every year, thousands of students decide to study with The Open University. With over 120 qualifications, we’ve got the right course for you.

Request an Open University prospectus4411

Dr Peter Wood's OpenLearn Profile

This page contains all the information that this user has chosen to make public on their OpenLearn profile.

Profile: Dr Peter Wood

Dr Peter Wood

About me

Peter is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society (RGS) and an expert in online learning.

His research and teaching takes in digital experiences, organisational change, Brexit, and sustainable mobility. These topics' common focus is an analysis of how spaces and places relate to behaviour change. His work has investigated how travel choices influence people’s experiences of urban life and public space, and how family or work commitments shape the learning of skills. He is currently researching how people get involved with campaigns for sustainability and community, and the different aims they strive to achieve.

At the Open University, Peter is responsible for producing many of the educational materials published by the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. He is has led the Geography Matters Collection and the Brexit Hub.

 

 

Biography