This is a hub of free courses, articles, activities, and resources curated by the Open University aimed at helping new students take their first steps at university. There are courses on practical topics, such as learning to recognise plagiarism, embrace good studying habits, and preparation for exams and essays, as well as on more specific topics including arts, science, maths, business, and mental health and wellbeing.
This free course from the Open University helps you develops your confidence, skills, and critical thinking around life online and all things digital. It explores a range of digital skills and practices, including digital identity, digital wellbeing, safety and legality, how to make the most of online information tools, and dealing with information overload. Completion of this course earns you an Open University digital badge.