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Student Policies and Regulations


The Open University Student Computing Policy sets out the expected ways in which you, as a student, will use Open University computing services in your studies.

This policy ensures you have clear information about how you should and should not use Open University computing services as part of your studies and in your interaction with The Open University, its staff and your fellow students. It includes policy on security, working safely online, using social media appropriately, communicating, and standards of behaviour. You should read and familiarise yourself with the policy and its appendices before beginning your studies.

Policy Document

For more information about changes to policy, terms and conditions, and curriculum visit the change log.