OU Analyse is a project piloting machine-learning based methods for early identification of students at risk of failing. A list of such students is communicated weekly to the module and Student Support Teams to help them consider appropriate support. The overall objective is to significantly improve the retention of OU students.
28 July 2015 - OU Analyse was featured on the BBC News website.
24 July 2015 - Predicting at-risk students at the Open University was part of the weekend article in The Financial Times.
30 July 2015 - Times Higher Education mentioned OU Analyse in their weekly overview in academia.