Category: RAP

Changes to the OBU RAP Topics

OBU has removed Topic 4, 5, 8 and 15 and replaced them with new ones. OBU is now offering more choice for students who would have done the old topic 8 as there are now three topics – Topic 4,...

Changes to the SLS questions

From submission period 43, the Skills and Learning statement will have 2 questions (rather than 4).  The questions are designed to encourage you to make personal reflections on your learning journey.  You will need to answer the following two questions. Q1: How have...

OBU Industry Sectors applicable for Period 39-42

Update: As a result of Covid-19, OBU has decided that the industry sectors applicable to Period 39 & 40 will remain the same for period 41 & 42. Students submitting their Research & Analysis Project in period 39-42 are required...

How will COVID 19 impact my OBU RAP submission?

OBU has sent out an important update regarding their guidance and support during these difficult times. It is crucial that mentors and students follow local health authority guidance. OBU requires that all mentoring is conducted remotely.  They have provided guidance for...

OBU Industry Sectors applicable for Period 37-38

Students submitting their Research & Analysis Project in November 2018 (Period 37) or May 2019 (Period 38) are required to select sector specific organisations based on the Industry Classification Benchmark (ICB). Please note this is only applicable for Topic 8...

OBU Industry Sectors applicable for Period 35-36

Students submitting their Research & Analysis Project in November 2017 (Period 35) or May 2018 (Period 36) are required to select a sector specific organisation. Please note this rule is only applicable for Topic 8 and 15. As per the OBU...

OBU Period 32 Pass Rate for AnnaMentor

Wednesday 21st September was a nail-biting day for my mentees and I. It was RESULTS DAY! I couldn’t believe my eyes when my last mentee confirmed that he passed. Why? It meant that AnnaMentor has achieved a 100% pass rate....

Anonymous Marking of the OBU Research & Analysis Project

Oxford Brookes University has introduced a new way of marking students’ Research and Analysis Project. From Period 33 onwards, all RAPs will be marked anonymously to ensure every project is treated fairly. You are therefore advised NOT to mention your...