WATS (weekly assessed tutorial sheets) : how to create a WATS : video 1 : creating random factors
This is a video about creating Random Factors. This open educational resource was released through the Higher Education Academy Engineering Subject Centre Open Engineering Resources Pilot project. The project was funded by HEFCE and the JISC/HE Academy UKOER programme.
Author(s): Mark Russell, University of Hertfordshire,Universi

Virtual Maths - Numbers, Geometry 2D shapes
Images of 2D shapes with formula for calculating area square, rectangle, triangle, trapezoid, parallelogram, pythagorean theorem, circle, circular sector, circular ring
Author(s): Leeds Metropolitan University

Virtual Maths - Numbers, Geometry 3D shapes
Diagrams and forumulas for calculating area and volume of 3D shapes cube, cuboid, cylinder, sphere, hemisphere, triangular prism, frustrum, cone, pyramid
Author(s): Leeds Metropolitan University

The OTTER Sami tent OER
This is a reproduction of the Second Life Sami tent and is for free distribution within Second Life as a repurposable OER. It is available in two clearly identified forms: 1. As a single SL artefact, where all discrete items have been linked together to make a whole. 2. As a number of discrete SL artefacts. In addition, this OER includes two SL training guides: one for students and one for tutors. Users are encouraged to first read the 'Handout for the Sami tent OER' .
Author(s): OTTER, Beyond Distance Research Alliance, Universi

Family Law Action Maze (version 4.0)
The action maze has been designed to support a Level 2 Family Law course. It simulates the interactions between a trainee solicitor and a client experiencing marital difficulties. The maze presents a series of brief scenarios, and there is then a choice of courses of action with each of these. Depending on which option is selected, different subsequent scenarios are encountered. Thus there are several different storylines contained within the maze, and the student experience is determined by th
Author(s): Julian Priddle,Andrew Gilbert

Promoting mental health and wellbeing of older carers
E-learning package containing interactive resources to aid awareness of mental health needs of older carers. The resource is structured around three stories about the experience of older carers to trigger reflective learning. It also contains three editions of an e-magazine to support development of reflective skills. Users can access a downloadable reflective log book to track learning and future development needs. Each story will enable thinking about how the unique demands of being a carer in
Author(s): Ms Joan Healey (Sheffield Hallam University),Profe

Lâ€™enjeu des retraites (par Bernard FRIOT, CarrÃ© rouge)

Lâ€™enjeu central des retraites est lâ€™Ã©mancipation du travail de la valeur travail. Toutes les institutions nÃ©cessaires Ã  cette Ã©mancipation existent dÃ©jÃ . Elles sont le fruit dâ€™une construction pragmatique. Il faut leur donner aujourdâ€™hui une densitÃ© thÃ©orique afin dâ€™en faire le fondement dâ€™un discours alternatif Ã  lâ€™argumentaire dominant. En matiÃ¨re de retraites, lâ€™aff
Author(s): No creator set

Nineteenth and early twentieth century American entertainment culture
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught in Autumn/Spring Semesters 2009/2010 This resource presents material from four different courses taught across the School of American and Canadian Studies and Film and Television Studies. It addresses various aspects of nineteenth and early twentieth century American entertainment culture. You can view module outlines for 4 modules taught within the school: * American Drama (undergraduate year 3 level) * A
Author(s): Pethers Matthew Dr;Thompson Graham Dr;Grainge Paul

Making A Difference: 'Tell Me Again' Core Skills DVD
This DVD offers clear and insightful guidance on performing basic core skills for garment construction with professional techniques. Examples include a step-by-step demo on making a hem and making a variety of seams. It also covers repetitive tasks as threading the machine, and winding the bobbin. The sections are approximately 2 minutes long with a voice over to illuminate the demonstrations. The video was made through CLIP/CETL as a learning resource only for London College of Fashion and Univ
Author(s): Davis-Bonnick, Claudette

Developing a practice based research proposal for Masters level study (activity 2)
An online learning activity enabling post-graduate students to think about and develop their practice-based research proposals for Contemporary Applied Arts. Activity 2 of 2.
Author(s): Angie Wyman, University of Cumbria

Maritime Transportation and Chemical Oceanography
This material summarizes the fundamentals of Chemical Oceanography. It is intended for beginner undergraduate students enrolled in Nautical or Maritime Engineering Studies, for professionals involved in long life learning processes, and also for a general audience interested in how Science affect all fields of daily activity. A number of specialized concepts are introduced in the text in a simple manner, most of which can be easily expanded through more specialized conventional books (some of wh
Author(s): J. Arturo Santaballa,MoisÃƒÂ©s Canle

Using Microsoft Project and Microsoft Excel for drawing Gantt Charts
This is the packaged learning content to An introduction to drawing Gantt Charts using I.T applications like Excel and Microsoft Project
Author(s): E-Evolve,UCLAN,Deborah Pratt

Resource Allocation and Project Management
This is the packaged learning activity about defining project management and allocating resources
Author(s): E-EVOLVE,UCLan,Sandy Cope

Introduction to Emotional Intelligence
This is the packages materials for a learning activity about Emotional Intelligence. It explores the concept of emotional intelligence and emotional competence. It introduces a model of EI and discusses how awareness of emotions can inform and facilitate behaviour. It also provides an opportunity consider the personal characteristics associated with EI and suggest resources for further study.
Author(s): E-Evolve,UCLan,Colette Lees

Developing Sustainable Development Activity 1: Introduction - Implementing Sustainability
Sustainable development encapsulates many principles and ideals offering alternative visions of the world as it could be; but there is no single consensus amongst academic critiques and practitioners of its central tenets that would serve to underpin its implementation. This activity introduces the contested nature of the concept.
Author(s): Staffordshire University

Navy Blue Silk Bodice
navy blue silk bodice with navy silk chiffon insertion at front, tucks, navy braid trimming and neck of cream machine-made lace edged with bugle beads. Front detail with teo large self-covered buttons. Boned. Date: 1910 (circa) - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Author(s): The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordsh

Chain Stories - European Union Language Project
Chain Stories is a project to motivate the learning of languages in early language learners (8 to 12 years). http://www.chainstories.eu/ Funded by the Europ...
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The week ahead: November 11th 2010
Asia's leaders gather in Japan, China hosts the Asian games, Aung San Suu Kyi awaits her release and Barack Obama publishes a new book
Author(s): The Economist

Medusahead Invasive Weed
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Great Quotes!
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