Anna Mentor Blog

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...

Why should you do the OBU degree in Applied Accounting

There are many benefits in completing the Oxford Brookes degree in Applied Accounting. In this article, I am going to cover what I think are the most significant ones. Great addition to your CV There are many accounting jobs which...

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...

How to set your Project Objectives and Research Questions

One of the first tasks you need to do when starting to work on your project is to set your project objectives and research questions. Project objectives can be thought of as tasks that you need to undertake in order to...

The top 5 tips to successfully pass your OBU RAP

In order to pass your RAP, you must follow the OBU assessment criteria. There are many students who fail their RAP because they didn’t follow one or more of the following tips. Don’t make the same mistake! 1. RAP must...

5 Documents you need to submit to OBU

It might seem early to talk about the RAP submission, but I do think it is beneficial for the students to know exactly which documents they need to submit on the OBU submission portal. I had a few students who...

How to ensure you pass your Skills and Learning Statement

When you complete any degree it is not just about the production of the report but also about the skills you learned during the process. OBU assesses this via the Skills and Learning Statement (SLS). Please don’t underestimate the importance...