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OU Lifer?

A few years ago when I decided to start over and embark on a retraining exercise in the form of a degree course, the Open University was a natural choice for me.  I had studied with them before, making the tangle of course related bureaucracy just a little less difficult to wind through, and they were cheaper by far than the local ‘brick’, sit in style, attend every day, sort of university with real people and classes.  I could learn in a flexible way, to suit my own lifestyle, which was handy given that I suffered a lot with migraines and headaches back then, and have a big Labrador that needs a good walk in the afternoons.  Continue reading