A3. Workshop – Open University
98 The OU UK WORKSHOP
50 Years of Open and Distance Learning: The story of the Open University, UK
In celebration and recognition of the Open University, UK’s 50th Anniversary in 2019, this session will look back at the original context and mission for the University, UK as the ‘University of the Air’, and explores how these beginnings continue to influence the university’s approach to the role of technology to positively disrupt, and change lives.