Protesting Corporate Globalization
In this lesson students will explore the different ways that corporate globalization affects society.
The Television Confessional
This lesson introduces students to confessional television as a genre. Students discuss the conventions of confessional television and explore viewpoint from the perspective of participants and the audience. Students examine their own response to the genre and create a confessional television show of their own.
A Europe of the Regions?
What role will the 'regions' play in the emerging governance structures of the European Union? This unit examines the rise of the regions and regionalism in Western Europe. You will look at the possible development pathways for Europe: will it become a Federal super-state or a decentralised 'Europe of the Regions'?
Who are Europeans?
What is Europe and what defines a European? This unit looks at the development of identities within Europe and the European Union. You will assess the mechanisms through which a new identity commitment is being formed and the limitations of and oppositions to this process. Can a genuine European identity ever be created in an expanding multi-cultural European Union?
Teaching for good behaviour
The quality of our teaching inevitably has an impact on the behavior of our students. This unit considers some of the factors that can contribute to misbehavior in the classroom and some of the steps that we can take as teachers to re-engage students with the learning process. This unit considers the format of lessons, how lessons are delivered, how to present lesson content in an interesting and creative way, and the development of engaging lessons"."
Managing local practices in global contexts
It is hard to think of a part of the world that has not been touched by globalization From 'Big Macs' in Moscow to Blockbuster video in Beijing the world seems less distant and twenty-four-hour-a-day news makes foreign places more familiar. This unit examines the dimensions of globalization and the processes that connect people together.
Air Transportation Systems Architecting, Spring 2004
Subject addresses the architecting of air transportation systems. Focuses on the conceptual phase of product definition include technical, economic, market, environmental, regulatory, legal, manufacturing, and societal factors. Subject centers on a realistic system case study and includes a number of lectures from industry and government. Past examples included the Very Large Transport Aircraft, a Supersonic Business Jet and a Next Generation Cargo System. Subject identifies the critical system
Estimation and Control of Aerospace Systems, Spring 2004
This course focuses on the design of control systems. Topics covered include: frequency domain and state space techniques; control law design using Nyquist diagrams and Bode plots; state feedback, state estimation, and the design of dynamic control laws; and elementary analysis of nonlinearities and their impact on control design. There is extensive use of computer-aided control design tools. Applications to various aerospace systems, including navigation, guidance, and control of vehicles, are
What does keeping-up mean?
At the completion of this chapter you will be able to understand an article of a government campaign.
Fire in an oil refinery
The student will look at a news report about a fire in the port of Antwerp. After looking at the segment, the student should: - pay attention to the language used by the different people; - assess claims made in the segments; - improve on the mistakes made by the speaker; - assess whether the fire was addressed correctly.
Een pleidooi voor duurzame stroom
In deze opdracht schrijft de student een e-mail waarin hij anderen ervan probeert te overtuigen om voor 'duurzame stroom' te kiezen. Om de e-mail te schrijven maakt de student gebruik van de informatie die hij op de website van WattPlus kan vinden.
How To Teach Your Dog The Down Command
This 1;32 minute video provides brief instruction on how to teach a dog the down command.
Week #001 Review, Monday Ciao = Hi, bye Salve = Hello Buongiorno = Good morning, good day Buonasera = Good evening (Tanto) Piacere = (So) Nice to meet you Molto lieto/lieta = Very pleased to meet you Scusa = Excuse me (informal) Scusi = Excuse me (formal) Come ti chiami? = What is your name? (informal) Come si chiama? = What is your name? (formal) Mi chiamo... = My name is... E tu? = And you? (informal) E Lei? = And you? (
Ciao = Hi, bye
Salve = Hello
Buongiorno = Good morning, good day
Buonasera = Good evening
(Tanto) Piacere = (So) Nice to meet you
Molto lieto/lieta = Very pleased to meet you
Scusa = Excuse me (informal)
Scusi = Excuse me (formal)
Come ti chiami? = What is your name? (informal)
Come si chiama? = What is your name? (formal)
Mi chiamo... = My name is...
E tu? = And you? (informal)
E Lei? = And you? (
België : Van vroeger tot nu Werkbundel wereldoriëntatie voor het zesde leerjaar:
Werkbundel wereldoriëntatie voor het zesde leerjaar:
ISS Update - Jan. 10, 2012
The International Space Station video update for Jan. 10, 2012.
09.01.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Montag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.Die USA haben eine ungewöhnlich deutliche Warnung an die iranische Führung gerichtet. Der Iran überschreite eine "rote Linie", wenn er Atomwaffen entwickeln oder wichtige Schifffahrtswege wie die Straße von Hormus blockieren sollte, sagte Verteidigungsminister Leon Panetta. Die iranische Führung hatte zuvor bekan
Article :: Creating Lens Blur Effects with Focal Point 2
Photoshop expert Dan Moughamian demonstrates how Focal Point 2 helps photographers to draw attention to the most important parts of their image, by carefully blurring other parts of the shot.
European Heart Journal- My Cardio Interview: B. Gersh with N. Choudhry and E. Peterson on Post-MI FR
By: OxfordJournals B. Gersh in conversation with N. Choudhry and E. Peterson: Post-MI FREEE- The Impact of Full Coverage for Preventive Medications After Myocardial Infarction on Recurrent Vascular Events.
Video: How to Transfer an Entire iTunes Library to Another Computer
This 1:28 video shows how to take an iTunes library by dragging it into iTunes from the computer's desktop. Easy to follow.
BLOSSOMS - Selfish Drivers: Braess’s Paradox and Traffic Planning (English Subtitles) The idea of this lesson is to introduce, in a simplified manner, the so-called Braess’s Paradox by providing simple examples to clarify that the addition of some new roads to a network does not always lead to an improvement in the liquidity of the traffic; in some cases it might even increase the time required to get from one point to another if all drivers are selfish.
The idea of this lesson is to introduce, in a simplified manner, the so-called Braess’s Paradox by providing simple examples to clarify that the addition of some new roads to a network does not always lead to an improvement in the liquidity of the traffic; in some cases it might even increase the time required to get from one point to another if all drivers are selfish.