q64-ast
http://data.open.ac.uk/qualification/q64-ast
is a Learning opportunity specification , Course , Qualification

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Of BSc (Honours) Natural Sciences
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Dataset Open University data XCRI-CAP 1.2
type Undergraduate
JACS3
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URL http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/science/degrees/bsc-natural-sciences-astronomy-planetary-science-q64-ast
Resource You will need a computer with internet access to study for this qualification. For most OU qualifications a Microsoft Windows (new since 2007), Apple Mac (OS X 10.6 or later) or Linux computer should be adequate.However, some qualifications require more specific IT equipment, in which case you will need additional software to use an Apple Mac or Linux computer. A detailed technical specification for your modules will be made available when you register.Please note, technical specifications do change over time to match computer developments and the way we teach.
support The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high quality distance learning. Unlike other universities we are not campus based. You will study in a flexible way that works for you whether you’re at home, at work or on the move.As an OU student you’ll be supported throughout your studies – your tutor or study adviser will guide and advise you, offer detailed feedback on your assignments, and help with any study issues. Tuition might be in face-to-face groups, via online tutorials, or by phone.
abstract This degree allows you to study broad natural sciences, choosing topics of interest, or to specialise in a particular branch of science.
ID Q64-AST
identifier
  • Q64-AST
  • http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/science/degrees/bsc-natural-sciences-astronomy-planetary-science-q64-ast
Outcome <div><p>This qualification develops your learning in four main areas:</p><ul><li>Knowledge and understanding</li><li>Cognitive skills</li><li>Practical and professional skills</li><li>Key skills</li></ul><p>The level and depth of your learning gradually increases as you work through the qualification. You'll be supported throughout by the OU's unique style of teaching and assessment ? which includes a personal tutor to guide and comment on your work; top quality course materials; elearning resources like podcasts, interactive media and online materials; tutorial groups and community forums.</p></div>
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title BSc (Honours) Natural Sciences (Astronomy and Planetary Science)
description <div>In this specialist route available in our #BSc (Honours) Natural Sciences[Q64]#, you'll develop the knowledge and skills you need to study outer space. You'll be able to objectively and quantitatively describe, analyse, test and explain phenomena in the Universe, using appropriate quantitative tools and observational methods.</div>