Oxford Learning College Blog

Welcome to the Oxford Learning College blog. Here we’ll be providing all the latest news, tips and information from the world of education to aid your distance learning.

Step into a Healthy Spring!

This Spring, why not take the opportunity to spring-clean your career? Oxford Learning College is offering a FREE Level 3 Diploma course (of your...

PARIHS: Restraint Intervention in Health & Social Care

Promoting Action on Research Implementation in Health Services (PARIHS) is one concept of health & social care (HSC) that is highly regarded methodological model....

Josh Boscowan – Thank You

Josh Boscowan (7th February 2017) ” Good evening, I am a former student of this company and have recently passed my degree in Sports...

Why the Balance Carried Forward Changes Sides

A Level Accountancy – Why the balance carried forward changes sides by Philip Greening-Jackson Following on from the article on whether to close off...

The Major Problem with Economics: Part 1

A Level Economics – The major problem with economics: Part 1 by Philip Greening-Jackson I never understood physics. I think I just wasn’t bright enough....

Balance Sheet Layout, Some Pointers

If you want to know why the items on a balance sheet are in the order they are just follow those rules and you...

Valentine’s Day: Refer a Loved One

  Valentine’s day is not just for your partner, it’s a day for all your loved ones.  This Valentines week, the 14th – 17th...

Examination Placements

Tutors and Exams Centre – Coventry Email: enquiries@tutorsandexams.uk Tel:02476 221008. This centre currently offers discounts of up to 10% to OLC students and is able...

Spiritual Care

Pastoral Care Services “chaplaincy” can frequently be found in most of the following sectors: Health Care, Education, Industry and Commerce – even shopping centres! They...

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) in Health & Social Care Organisations

Evaluation and measurement of CPD in Health & Social Care, is a meaningful process that will enhance both the performance and outcome for service...

Take Overs and Mergers

A Level Business  – Take overs and mergers by Philip Greening-Jackson. Business studies is an essentially practical subject. For this reason it is important...

How to Make the Most of Distance Learning

Distance learning means that one can study from anywhere in the world be it at home, in a cafe or even on the bus....

Labour Turnover, a Practical Hint

In theory labour turnover is a simple thing to calculate, but is it really that easy to work out how many people are actually...

When to Close an Account and When to Carry the Balance Forward

A problem many students encounter when completing extended trial balance is whether to close off an account or whether to carry the balance forward...

Supply and Demand, a Tale of Two Cities

There are two cities which are fairly close to each other, York and Wakefield. Public transport between them, however, was not good...

Why is Christianity Growing in Asia?

The surge in growth can be described as phenomenal in Contemporary Christianity in Asia, ‘why’? This short blog gives you a few answers.

Informed Consent

The conundrum, for the professional, will be the balance of good practice, while maintaining robust administration of ‘informed consent’.

Face to Face Interview Tips

Well done for making it to the face to face interview stage! In order to succeed you must first be well prepared. Here are...