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OBU RAP Resubmission Statement

If you are resubmitting your Research and Analysis Project, you are required to write a 500 word Resubmission Statement. I have discussed all the major points of the RAP resubmission process in my What is the RAP Resubmission process article.The Resubmission Statement needs...

5 Most Common Reasons For Failing The OBU RAP

I am sure every student wants to pass their Research and Analysis Project the first time. To maximise your chance of passing, avoid making the common pitfalls listed below. 1. Poor choice, understanding and application of the accountancy and business models  When...

OBU RAP Referencing Tips

If the Oxford Brookes University degree in Applied Accounting is your first degree, ensure you follow the OBU referencing guidelines. One of the main reasons students fail their RAP is because they didn’t reference their report effectively and appropriately. Why should...

What is the RAP Resubmission process?

The results for the Oxford Brookes Degree degree in Applied Accounting are released in March and September. I wish you good luck and I hope that you all receive the good news and pass! If you have failed your RAP,...

Research & Analysis Project assessment criteria

Every student completing the Oxford Brookes degree in Applied Accounting wants to pass the first time. The OBU Information Pack contains all the necessary information to help you achieve this goal. Appendix 1 lists the university’s assessment criteria which you should...

Difference between a Mentor and a Tutor

Before you start working on your degree project, one key document that you have to read and familiarise yourself with is the OBU Information Pack. It is important that you pay close attention to Section 6 “Project Mentoring” which clearly explains...

Research & Analysis Project process overview

When completing the Oxford Brookes University degree in Applied Accounting, I highly recommend following their process plan. The process plan contains: 1. all the key tasks you need to undertake and 2. the order in which they need to be completed...

How do I determine the class of my OBU degree?

The class of the Oxford Brookes University degree in Applied Accounting is based on two factors: a) the ACCA average marks you achieved in the Fundamental Skills papers (F4 – F9) b) the grade from your Research and Analysis ProjectIf...