Teaching, learning, and risk in a non-elite environment
PowerPoint presentation by Frank Forsythe of the University of Ulster reporting on an Economics Network project on Introducing Problem-Based Learning to a First-Year Curriculum.
Final report: Introducing Problem-Based Learning to a First-Year Curriculum
Final report by Frank Forsythe of the University of Ulster reporting on an Economics Network project on Introducing Problem-Based Learning to a First-Year Curriculum.
Problem Based Learning in final year (year 3) module Economic Growth
Module outline of an eleven week course that uses Problem Based Learning to explore the topic of economic growth.
Problem Based Learning tasks in Economic Growth: income distribution, inflation and financial develo
Student handout outlining a PBL (Problem Based Learning) task on a final year course on economic growth, income distribution, inflation and financial development.
TALAT Lecture 2302: Design of Joints: Appendix - Figures and Tables from Eurocode 9
Structural Design is an extensive course on a well advanced level addressing engineers responsible for design and calculation of stability and reliability of load carrying structures. This part is completely updated and expanded by the results of the TAS project and is based on the Eurocode 9 Directive
TALAT Lecture 2301: Design of Members Example 4.1: Bending moment resistance of open cross section w
This example provides calculations on bending moment of members based on Eurocode 9.
Moulinex Coffee Grinder
Cream plastic housing with grey perspex cap; press button control to front, white plastic flex with continental two-pin plug. Maker: Moulinex. Date: 1972 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Place Mat, Quilted and Embroidered; Made from Conran Fabric
Based on a printed Conran fabric fabric from Habitat. Hand embroidery,back stitch, running stitch and buttonhole stitch in pale pink, mid pink, cerise cotton a broder thread and violet cotton perle thread. A singl 'tear drop' motif outlined or partially filled with stitches and concentric 'tear drop' shapes stitched to overlap with the repeat motifs above and below. The back stitches and running stitches are used to form the quilting. . Maker: Lingwood, Margeth, Mrs. Date: 1966 - 1970 - from the
Virtual Maths, Cylinder - Calculating Volume and Height
Interactive exercise demonstrating how to calculate the volume and height of a cylinder (includes links to other useful resources)
ECorr: Corrosion of Zinc
This case study gives a description of the corrosion properties of zinc; it looks at how zinc corrosion is effected by pH and features an interactive Pourbaix diagram. This is an introductory level case study.
Recent Environmental Change PowerPoint Presentation
Recent Environmental Change PowerPoint Presentation
Wonderville website review
Games and videos aimed at middle school learners to help them visually grasp Life Science concepts. Videos from professional Biologists explaining concepts they are fascinated with.
Introduction to Prehistory in Britain
The course will start with an introduction to Archaeology, and in particular contemporary perceptions of Prehistory and how archaeology attempts to make sense of the past, of how people lived, worked and died in a period of time for which we have no written records or maps to help our understanding of these communities. The course starts when Britain finally became free of ice around 9500BC and the accepted start of the Mesolithic in Britain. At that time people were living a fairly nomadic
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.
Introduction to the engCETL key skills resources
The engCETL Key Skills resources, to which this is the introductory document, contains material for five distinct workshops: * Working in Groups – 90 - 120 minutes * Technical Report Writing - 90 minutes * Oral Presentations – 90 - 120 minutes * Sourcing Material and Writing a Literature Review – 90 - 120 minutes * Preparing for Placement – 120 - 150 minutes This open educational resource was released through the Higher Education Academy Engineering Subject Centre Open Engineer
Collision 27858 - Racism
Collision 27858 was produced, filmed and edited by the students of the Advanced Studio Production Class at East Carolina University.
IPL: Under the influence - alcohol and public health
Professor Jennie Connor, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine. Inaugural Professorial Lecture, given September 07, 2010.
Meta-communication, non-verbal communication and social space
This PowerPoint presentation explores meta-communication, non-verbal communication and social space, with a consideration of intercultural interaction
Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes diagrams and formula
Diagram of 2D shapes, including formulas
Virtual Maths - 3D shapes, diagram, area, volume
Diagram of 3D shapes with formula for calculating area (and volume)