Event catch-ups

Watch recordings and download resources from previous events below.

Past events

Study skills workshop
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Feb 28 2024

Introduction to essay writing (Beginners)

Are you new to essay writing or coming back to it after a long time? This is the workshop for you to get your feet started on the right path.

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Study skills workshop
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Feb 22 2024

Support and Wellbeing for Student Carers

Balancing a role as a carer and studying can be challenging. This session will help carers find out what support might be available in their local area and what support is available from the OU, with a focus on wellbeing.

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Study skills workshop
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Feb 20 2024

Tackling procrastination successfully

Hey you! Don't ignore this and go off to look at the latest cat memes! Book in to attend our workshop to help tackle procrastination and build a toolkit to help you to be more efficient and effective. Don’t put it off – do it now!

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Study skills workshop
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Feb 15 2024

Developing your essay planning (Intermediate)

Find out how to use effective essay planning to get the most out of each paragraph.

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Study skills workshop
Feb 13 2024

Introduction to essay planning (Beginners)

Learn how to organise essential information effectively and structure essays to ensure that they align with the essay question. 

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Live broadcast
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Feb 08 2024

Freshers: Thursday night social

Join Rob and Heidi in our Freshers social evening. Get your brain working and feel that sense of what it’s like to be part of the OU family.

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Live broadcast
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Feb 07 2024

Welcome to the OU: Navigating your learning journey

Discover the key systems and sources of support that will help you achieve your dreams and reach your goals as an OU student.

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Connect LIVE
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Feb 06 2024

Welcome to the OU: Help navigating your learning journey

Discover the key systems and sources of support that will help you achieve your dreams and reach your goals as an OU student.

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Study skills workshop
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Jan 31 2024

Neurodiverse community/ neurodivergent students: progressing effectively on your module

We will look at embracing differences, and consider how they can help (or hinder) effective progress.   

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Study skills workshop
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Jan 23 2024

Effective academic communication

Can you explain your ideas in terms your peers and tutors understand? Improve your academic communication in this interactive workshop, designed to help you maximise your potential. 

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