The Who’s, What, Where and How of UODL

I am sure you have at some stage come across the acronym UODL and wondered what it represents?  UODL stands for the Unit for Open Distance Learning by means of which you can study part-time while you are working.  In this article I will attempt to give some background on who we are, what we offer, where we are and how you do it.  The … Continue reading The Who’s, What, Where and How of UODL

5 Easy steps that will help you with Online Applications

So you have decided to take the big step to enrol for a distance learning programme.  The first thing that comes to mind is: where do I get an application form.  Fear not.  You can now apply online on the University’s website.  That in itself can be a daunting task.  To help you I have put together 5 steps to follow when applying online.  The online … Continue reading 5 Easy steps that will help you with Online Applications

5 Misconceptions about studying in Distance Learning

Want to take the step to learn in the distance learning mode, but hesitant about some stories you’ve heard through the grapevine?  Read on.  I have addressed some misconceptions that distance learning has been labelled with over the years. # Distance learning is easy Don’t be fooled by believing that distance learning is easy because you only have to submit assignments and write an exam.  … Continue reading 5 Misconceptions about studying in Distance Learning