Week 01 Lecture: Introduction
The first lecture introduces students to the course, the teaching staff, and the course themes. Richard and Alastair will share their views on teaching and learning, providing students with an opportunity to think about the ways they have learnt through primary and secondary school, into tertiary education. This lecture will also cover the assessment scheme, assessment tasks, and if time permits start on defining the central themes of the course: "environment", "society", and "resources".
The Role of Europe in a Multilateral World - November 19, 2009
In his lecture, “The Role of Europe in a Multilateral World,” Romano Prodi will examine the benefits and challenges presented by the European Union’s expansion. Although the enlargement of the union has had significant impact on the democratic transition in eastern Europe and has extended European markets, there is no unanimity on issues of security, energy, and foreign affairs. Prodi maintains that if the EU aims to play a key role on the world’s political stage, it will need to develop
iCase Influenza Outbreak
Link to iCases software and Influenza Outbreak. This resource provides 10 - 15hrs learning for second year bioscientists. It presents a realistic problem-based scenario. Supporting materials are also available from JorumOpen. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
Implement a plant nutrition program
This resource covers the skills and knowledge required to implement a plant nutrition program in the horticultural or agricultural industry. It contains activities and resources to facilitate self-paced learning. Topics include: problems on the Lakes Nine (golf course), off colour bowling green, preparing for renovation (tennis courts), and tees not responding (golf course).
Repair Minor Structural Damage
This resource covers the skills and knowledge required to complete Unit of Competence: Remove and Replace/Fit Protector Mouldings, Transfers and Decals. It contains activities and resources to facilitate self-paced learning. Topics covered include: competence in how to; Inspect vehicle to determine the type and extent of damage and accurately record the details, Measure any misalignment that has occurred using comparative measurements, Select appropriate methods of repair and repair procedures
Working in Classrooms: Part 3 - Managing time and space properly
Part 3 has two sections. In the first section we witness a rather chaotic classroom in which things go wrong because of ineffective use of time and space. In the second we see how teaching and learning can be much more purposeful in the same classroom -- but when time and classroom layout are used with different teaching approaches.
This learning object addresses the competency required to establish and maintain a cash or an accrual accounting system. You will find out more about Balance day adjustments, Chart of accounts, Contra entries, General journals, Posting to ledgers, Source documents, Subsidiary ledgers, Control accounts, and Trial balance.
Use networked services effectively to provide access to information
By developing their awareness of, and effectively using a range of, networked services practitioners enhance their responses to client requests for information. It contains activities and resources to facilitate self-paced learning. Topics include: types of databases, responding to client requests for help, the internet, bibliographic databases, kinetica, new developments and putting it all together.
Implement and monitor risk management processes associated with OH&S and environmental policies and
This resource covers the skills and knowledge to implement and monitor the risk management processes and OHS management systems (OHSMS) for a work group or laboratory, within the scope of a head officer's' responsibilities. It contains activities and resources to facilitate self-paced learning. Topics include: provide information to the work-group, hazards and risks, implement and monitor workplace procedures for controlling risks, implement workplace procedures for dealing with hazardous event
Work efficiently as part of a team
This resource covers the ability to participate in a team and contribute to the achievement of team and enterprise goals. It contains activities and resources to facilitate self-paced learning. Topics include: work efficiently as part of a team, working within a team, teams in the workplace, team task allocation, work team communication, group communication and committee structures and function.
Indigenous Spiritual Wellbeing - Our history - Primary health care - Radio
A learning resource that explores the history of primary health care including beginnings, developments and significant declarations, goals and aims. Learning resource for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health care workers, covering workplace roles and responsibilities.
Indigenous Spiritual Wellbeing - Support clients
A learning resource for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health care workers to work with clients to provide information about emotional and social support.
Worksheets for Problem Based Learning Tasks in Microeconomics: Cost and Revenue
This worksheet introduces PBL (Problem Based Learning) to the first-year economics curriculum at the University of Ulster. It is made available as a Word document.
Problem Based Learning tasks in Economic Growth: convergence hypothesis theory
Student handout outlining a PBL (Problem Based Learning) task on a final year course on economic growth and understanding convergence hypothesis theory.
Problem Based Learning tasks in Economic Growth: endogenous growth theory
Student handout outlining a PBL (Problem Based Learning) task on a final year course on economic growth and understanding endogenous growth theory.
Problem Based Learning tasks in Economic Growth: growth analysis and policy
Student handout outlining a PBL (Problem Based Learning) task on a final year course on economic growth, growth analysis and policy.
TALAT Lecture 3702: Tribology in Cold Forming of Aluminium Sheet
This lecture aims at gaining an appreciation the importance of friction in sheet metal drawing. It describes the mechanism of friction and lubrication; it shows the importance of surface topography; it aims at learning about factors improving the problem of adhesion and about methods of determining the coefficients of friction in different tribological systems. Background in production engineering and sheet metal forming and familiarity with the subject matter covered in TALAT This lecture 3701
ECorr: Corrosion Kinetics
This case study presents an investigation into the corrosion kinetics of copper and iron using electrochemical measurements to determine corrosion potentials and polarisation curves. This is an introductory level case study.
Extended architecture of knowledge management system with Web 2.0 technologies
Knowledge management systems (KMS) become increasingly important in periods of crises and economic slowdown, as many organizations are forced to lay off people, to reduce research and ICT budgets, to restructure departments and to optimize their costs. Subsequently, organizational knowledge assets, and mainly the existing tacit knowledge are threatened. This raises the importance of technologies that could assist organizational efforts to capture the existing knowledge and to mobilize it in orde