Open2Study (Industry) courses and instructors

Open2Study delivers free, high-quality education online. You can study real courses with real value, and in just four weeks you can learn something new, explore the next step in your career, challenge yourself or simply satisfy your curiosity. These courses are provided by leading Australian businesses and educational institutions, and are taught by academics and leading industry professionals who love to teach. All you need is an internet connection and the desire to study – it’s probably the best investment you’ll make, and won't cost you a cent.

Open2Study delivers free, high-quality education online. You can study real courses with real value, and in just four weeks you can learn something new, explore the next step in your career, challenge yourself or simply satisfy your curiosity. These courses are provided by leading Australian businesses and educational institutions, and are taught by academics and leading industry professionals who love to teach. All you need is an internet connection and the desire to study – it’s probably the best investment you’ll make, and won't cost you a cent.

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Since 1993, Open Universities Australia has helped over 200,000 students from 189 countries overcome the traditional barriers to education. Its platform gives students the opportunity to select from over 180 courses and 1800 units, provided by over 20 of Australia's leading tertiary education providers, and students can study anytime, anywhere.

Open2Study (Industry) Instructors (5)

  • Amir Ansari

    Amir is a Principal Consultant at Stamford Interactive, a user experience consultancy. He holds a Bachelor of Industrial Design (Honours) from RMIT University.

    Amir is a Principal Consultant at Stamford Interactive, a user experience consultancy. He holds a Bachelor of Industrial Design (Honours) from RMIT University. He has over 13 years of experience working in user interface, interaction and user-centred design, as well as in product and graphic design.

    Having skills in all usability disciplines, Amir is also familiar with, and applies, various project management methodologies, including Agile, Prince 2 and Waterfall, to deliver real business benefits to clients.

    His core strengths lie in the ability to integrate his creative and problem solving skills. Applying these to usability and interface design, he achieves a rich and successful user experience that meets client business goals.

  • Bud Keegan

    Bud Keegan has over two decades’ and three continents’ worth of publishing experience, having marketed, managed and sold media in the US, Australia and the Middle East over the last 20 years.

    Bud Keegan has over two decades’ and three continents’ worth of publishing experience, having marketed, managed and sold media in the US, Australia and the Middle East over the last 20 years.

    He’s held senior management positions with brands ranging from Forbes Arabia to Australian Mining. His passion for Big Data began after having had the opportunity to publish Data Storage magazine.

    Bud is currently the Director of Content Development for Digital Chameleon, a role he loves because it exposes him to developments across the digital arena.

  • Dr. Ross Boyd

    Since 1995 Ross has taught a wide range of university topics, including in the field of the sociology of education, at undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate level.

    Since 1995 Ross has taught a wide range of university topics, including in the field of the sociology of education, at undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate level.

    Ross has also published in the field of the sociology of education, including the book Culture and Education (2007, co-author) along with a number of scholarly articles and conference papers. Recently he has collaborated on research into environmental justice and ecological-social resilience. He is currently writing on suffering, art and the links between the global shadow and legitimate economies.

  • Frankie Madden

    Frankie is a Senior User Experience Consultant at Stamford Interactive.

    Frankie is a Senior User Experience Consultant at Stamford Interactive. Her job involves talking to people about how they want to use websites, intranets and apps and then creating the structure and interface for those websites, intranets and apps. One part of her job is to write the content that is used on the websites, intranets and apps that she designs.

    Frankie has worked on a variety of projects in the public and private sector, both in Australia and the UK. She's passionate about writing content that will be useful and interesting for the audience.

  • Patty Keegan

    Patty has 25 years of experience in the media and marketing industry, and has worked in digital since 1994, in the U.S., Australia and New Zealand.

    Patty has 25 years of experience in the media and marketing industry, and has worked in digital since 1994, in the U.S., Australia and New Zealand.

    Her roles have included media planner/strategist; ad operations director at one of the first commercial web properties; and digital director working with blue-chip clients at a global media agency. She was the founding General Manager of the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) in Australia, and named one of the 40 Biggest Players of Australia’s Digital Age.

    Patty is founder and Managing Director of Digital Chameleon.

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