The Virtual Campus is a secure, web-based learning environment delivered by a partnership consisting of His Majesty’s Prison & Probation Service (HMPPS), education providers and service suppliers. The Open University is one of those partners.
The majority of the modules we offer in our SiSE prospectus are now available through the Virtual Campus for students who reside in prisons in England and Wales.
Modules will be in the standard OU format which will only work on Hybrid systems in prison. This is the result of work which has been undertaken by HMPPS, Meganexus, XMA and the OU.
Studying through the Virtual Campus delivers significant benefits to students:
Log in details are sent to the OU contact at the prison once students are registered on modules available via the Virtual Campus and as the module start date approaches. We recommend that students do not start using their module website(s) until the module start date.
Should you have any enquiry relating to the OU Portal on the Virtual Campus, please email SiSE-Virtual-Campus@open.ac.uk
If you experience any technical problems with the Virtual Campus, please contact the Meganexus custody team for support.
Telephone: 0800 029 3456
E- mail: email@example.com
The following module websites have been made available on the Virtual Campus server for the 23J presentation (starts October 2023):
A111, A112, A113, A215, A222, A223, A225, A226, A227, A229, A230, A233, A327, A332, A333, A335, A340, A342, A344, A350, A363, B100, B124, B206, B207, B208, B293, B294, B302, B328, B329, B391, D225, D241, DB125, DD102, DD105, DD126, DD210, DD211, DD212, DD213, DD215, DD218, DD226, DD309, DD310, DD311, DD313 DD316, DD317, DD319, DD321, DST206, E117, E119, E235, E236, E302, E312, E314, K102, K219, K220, K240, K314, K318, L101, L112, L113, L116, L161, L185, L201, L222, L223, L226, LB170, M140, M208, M248, M249, M303, M337, M343, M347, M348, MS327, MST124, MST125, MST210, MST224, MST326, MU123, S111, S112, S206, S215, S217, S283, S284, S397, SD329, SDK100, SDT306, SK298, SK299, SK320, T213, TD223, U116, W111, W112, W203, W211, W212, W230, W240, W250, W260, W302, Y031, Y033
Not all modules are available as new or redeveloped modules are not available on the VC for one year from the point of release.