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AA100 Revisited

The Burial at Thebes – Seamus Heaney translation   Commissioned to mark the centenary of the Abbey Theatre in Dublin in 2004, “The Burial at Thebes” is Seamus Heaney’s verse translation of Sophocles’ great tragedy, “Antigone” – whose eponymous heroine is one of the most sharply individualized and compelling figures in western...


Creative Careers You Might Not Have Considered

As a lover of art and all things creative, there’s not always a clear path. If you love biology at school, you might go on to study anatomy and eventually go to medical school to hopefully become a doctor. There are options and variations available to you but, there’s a clear path...


Try These Rewarding Career Ideas for Your Next Step

Whether you’re just starting out in your career or you’re looking for something new, finding a job that’s rewarding can be amazing. Many of the most rewarding jobs require a lot of hard work, but it’s worth it to see the difference that you can make. Try these sectors if you’re looking...


H817 OU: TMAs and EMA

Considering studying for the H817 Masters course? See the assessment criteria and level of questions you’ll need to get past in order to pass this module. Tutor-marked assignment TMA01 Length: 1500 words H817 learning outcomes addressed Understanding what constitutes openness and innovation in technology enhanced learning. An appreciation of the key factors...


Plotting The Fastest Path To Your Career

There are very few careers out there which can be started overnight. It can take many years to develop the skills you need to perform a professional role, with school only preparing you for the very easiest of jobs on the market. Of course, though, most people will still want to work...


How To Ace That Essay

When you hear the word essay, it’s usually the cue for a collective group of moans. This is because essays are hard and always seem to go on for far longer than they need to, but having said that, they’re a necessary piece that needs to be completed in order to show...