Studying the Arts and Social Sciences opens up a wide range of interesting careers and helps you to develop skills that are widely valued in the workplace. The qualities it takes to get an OU qualification are exactly what employers are looking for – 80% of FTSE 100 companies have sponsored staff on OU courses.
See the OU website for short career guides 'I want to work in ... ' These cover areas such as counselling, psychology, social work, environment and development, and management.
Our career advisers can support you in your choices and offer a personal service to OU students.
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Find your personal contacts including your tutor and student support team:Your contacts
For help and support relating to the University's computing resources:Computing Guide Computing Helpdesk
For information, advice and guidance on using the library, referencing styles or finding journals, ebooks and articles for your assignments:Library help and support