Introduction to radio formats
A general introduction to formats used in community radio including news, reports, phone-ins, editorials and drama.
Introduction to audience participation in radio
Introduction to audience participation in (community) radio.
Introduction to Digital Audio Encoding
A basic introduction to the most common audio formats.
Introduction to Digital Media Archiving
This unit provides an introduction to digital archiving and issues to take into consideration when planning an archive. It is aimed primarily at community media producers, but should be of wider interest.
MS Access reports
Introduction to reports in MS Access.
Radio content for exchange
Introduction to the principles, benefits and challenges of (community) radio content exchange.
Scripting for radio
A general introduction to writing for (community) radio.
Secure computing and connectivity: Access control
Introduction to access control: passwords and firewalls.
Secure computing and connectivity: Guarding against loss of data
Introduction to guarding against loss of data.
Secure computing and connectivity: Introduction to Hushmail
Introduction to Hushmail secure web-based e-mail.
Writing for the web
A general introduction to writing content for the World Wide Web.
Introduction to textbook for High School Mathematics, grades 10, 11, and 12. Includes examples.
Basics of Oral Business Communication
This book is suited for Business Communication and Business Oral Communication courses Basics of Oral Business Communication presents basic business communication concepts, vocabulary, models, and exercises in a clear, practical, and engaging way. Scott McLean provides a set of core chapters intended to provide a highly focused introduction to the field. Then, he provides an optional series of modules that provide instructors with complete flexibility to emphasize additional topics of their cho
Business Communication for Success
This book is suited for Business Writing, Business English or Business Research/Report Writing courses. Basics of Written Business Communication presents basic business communication concepts, vocabulary, models, and exercises in a clear, practical, and engaging way. The author provides a set of core chapters intended to provide a highly focused introduction to the field. Then, he provides an optional series of modules that provide instructors with complete flexibility to emphasize additional t
Principles of Macroeconomics
This book is intended for a one-semester course in Macroeconomics taught out the social sciences or business school. The authors take a three-pronged approach to every concept: (1) the concept is covered with a "Heads Up" to ward off confusion, (2) a "You Try It" section makes sure students are staying on top of the concept and (3) a "Case and Point" section that uses a real-world application to harness the concept in reality
Alternative Energy: Solar Energy
This lesson provides an introduction to the use of the sun's energy. Topics include the history of solar energy usage and its more recent adaptations. There is also discussion of how the sun produces and radiates energy and what happens when it reaches Earth.
Ground-Level Ozone: Smog City
This lesson provides an introduction to the problems associated with ground-level ozone ('smog'). It reinforces the idea that ozone at ground level is harmful while that in the upper atmosphere has a beneficial effect.
Fossil Fuels: Oil
This lesson provides an introduction to the world oil market and the United States' dependence on it. Topics include our current usage, sources, and the political implications of acquiring oil from an international market.
Fossil Fuels: Natural Gas
This lesson provides an introduction to the use of natural gas as an energy source. Topics include its advantages (cleanliness, fewer carbon emissions), disadvantages (difficulty in transport and storage), sources, and usage.
This two-part activity provides an introduction to the basics of measurement (linear, mass, volume, density) and discusses the role of inferential statistics in comparing any two measurements. The concept of random variations in measurements is introduced.