CAAD Education and Post-Graduate Opportunities (At Mimar Sinan University)
This paper addresses new design teaching strategies at an important and traditional university in Istanbul, founded as the Academy of Fine Arts 110 years ago. It will include a short review of design education before the Academy changed into a university, and a description of the present situation with regard to computers. Nearly two years ago, CAAD education was introduced as an elective subject. The students show great interest in CAD; most Turkish architects now work with computers and CAAD g
4.184 Architectural Design Workshops: Computational Design for Housing (MIT)
An intensive nine day remote collaborative workshop involving MIT and Miyagi University in Japan. The objective is to develop a small housing project using shape computation as a design methodology. Students will use and test new interactive software for designing, sharing applications with overseas partners, presenting projects on an Internet workspace, and critiquing design proposals through the web and other advanced digital technologies. Students will be expected to do most of their work in
Oefenen op het honderdveld of duizendveld
Verschillende oefeningen op het honderdveld of duizendveld:
- Getallen op de juiste plaats situeren,
- Springen met sprongen op het honderveld,
- Optellen en aftrekken tot honderd met behulp van het …
Libraries, Archives and Museums: A Strategic Conversation: Opening Talk
Monday, April 9
For generations Harvard's libraries, archives, and museums have been pre-eminent participants in support of the research, teaching, and learning carried out both within the university, and also beyond its walls. In an increasingly connected global society, interdisciplinary work is becoming the norm and researchers increasingly seek and share information across formats, genres, and institutional settings. To support users and to continue to grow and thrive, libraries, archives,
Some great teaching books worth considering
Over the last month or so I have been posting numerous lesson plans and resources to help improve students literacy skills. These are free and will always to continue to be, so be sure to keep coming back.
Many of these ideas are inspired by some great books that are available for you right now. So, I have put together a selection of some of the better teacher resource books I have used and had recommended to me.
Many of these are available as paperback and eBooks.&nbs
"The China Fantasy: How Our Leaders Explain Away Chinese Repression"
James Mann is author in residence at Johns Hopkins University’s Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies and the author of Rise of the Vulcans, About Face, and Beijing Jeep. He was previously the Los Angles Times Beijing bureau chief. In his new book, The China Fantasy, Mann explores two scenarios popular among the policy elite. The "Soothi
Lesson #6 - How to ask “Where is the Bathroom?” in Japanese
Learn Japanese travel phrases with SurvivalPhrases.com! A little Japanese can go such a long way! Whether you’re traveling to Japan for business or pleasure, these phrases will help make your trip more pleasant and meaningful!
Today, we’ll cover an extremely important phrase, “Where is the bathroom?” You could have serious bladder problems if you don’t memorize [...]
"Postwar Japan on the Brink: Militarism, Colonialism, Yasukuni Shrine"
Professor Takahashi's writings, including his 2005 bestseller, The Yasukuni Issue, make unmistakably clear that the role of the Shrine is antithetical to democratic values in Japan and to reconciliation with Asia, which requires acknowledgment of the harms inflicted through colonialism and war. The subject of his lecture is Japan at a crossroads
Spring 2010 Documentary Podcast: Global business, global values
Companies coming out of the recession are increasingly looking to India and China for new markets to penetrate and develop but, when they do, what lessons can they learn from other big players in the take-over business in countries like Japan and how should they manage those large "virtual teams" that criss-cross the globe? And would closer political union help the EU countries to compete in these emerging markets? Boni Sones reports in this Cambridge Judge Business School Spring 2010 documentar
Search Your Film Archives: Customs
Search Your Film Archives is a *free* online resource that allows you to explore Britain's film heritage, and where available, watch videos online.
Find out more about how the UK's film archives are working together to deliver digital innovation:
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