Graduation 2011 - Honorary Profiles - Mohammed Sabir
Mohammed Sabir, the founder of Aagrah, the country's largest and most successful Kashmiri restaurant group, Mohammed Sabir MBE, has been awarded an honorary degree by Leeds Metropolitan as part of our Summer Graduation celebrations.
How to : Make a simple dress
This is a 6:37 video tutorial on how to make a simple dress. The sound quality isn't the best, but it goes slowly enough for most students to understand what is required. You can mute the sound as it does not offer any help to understanding the operations.
Stenosis, Ischemia, and Heart Failure
This eight minute video is stenosis, ischemia, and heart failure. Stenosis is the narrowing of a blood vessel. Ischemia is restricted blood supply, and because of ischemia and the restricted blood supply to muscles, the muscles pumping blood will have less
blood to pump, leading to heart failure. Heart failure does not mean that the heart completely fails, but means it is partially failing, because the blood pumping has been reduced. The video uses a narrator and a smart board.
Wie alt bist du? - Quiz
How well do you know your numbers in German?
Comparing One and Two-Digit Numbers
One and two-digit numbers are compared in this video using the <, >, and = symbols. The numbers are represented with pictures and in numerical form. ( 2:15)
Template - Project Plan for creating online learning resources
A template project plan for creating a learning resource
Intellectual Property Rights for Educators - Scenario Video 1- Part 2: Using Third Party Material
This is a continuation of Part 1. The scenario covers a situation where a lecturer uses images from a magazine (in this case, a prestigious one) in her campus-based lecture. She'd like to put this lecture online and make it freely available. The scenario covers what she needs to do with the images, owned by someone else, that have traditionally been used in the lectures. This is a fairly common theme / issue faced by lecturers in terms of preparing thier teaching materials.
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences: Engaging Teachers - with Simplified Mandarin subtitles
Experience what the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Simon Fraser University has to offer! This video contains testimonials of FASS Faculty members from a range of departments describing their experiences while being part of the largest faculty here at SFU. Please visit our FASS homepage for more information about opportunities and programs. http://www.fass.sfu.ca/
Vigil in Norway
July 23 - People light candles and the Prime Minister tours the Oslo blast site one day after a man kills 98 people. Rough Cut (No reporter narration)
Vowel Modification and Range Considerations
This module makes suggestions regarding the use of vowel modification for expression and in the voice range for consistency of tone and vowel coloration. The concept of vowel modification must be used in conjunction with good choral tone and good breathing techniques. The conductor should be mindful of the ability of the human voice to express many human emotions.
Super-Human Strength - Halve An Apple With Your Bare Hands
Learn how to crack an apple in half with your bare hands. This is placed in the exercise section as it does involve most fine motor coordination and strength.
How supernovas are made
This 4:32 long video uses excellent graphics to explain how life's ingredients are created in the violent death and rebirth of stars that are called supernovas. A good overview with good insights.
This lesson plan examines the properties of elements and the periodic table. Students learn the basic definition of an element and the 18 elements that build most of the matter in the universe. The periodic table is described as one method of organization for the elements. The concepts of physical and chemical properties are also reviewed.
ESD.801 Leadership Development (MIT)
Students in ESD.801 Leadership Development work in a seminar environment to develop leadership capabilities. Readings, assignments and class discussion explore the topics covered in this class. In addition, students participate in an Outward Bound experience and participate in "leadership lunches" with global leaders.
Being Yourself: How Much is Too Much?
How much of “yourself” you put on display should be dependent on the situation and those around you.
Seminar 17- USAWC Distance Education Class of 2011
One more challenge faced the senior officers as they celebrated completion of two years of internet-based studies at the Army War College's distance education program. The largest graduation class in college history received their diplomas on a day of record-breaking heat, July 22, at historic Carlisle Barracks.
Dead Man Walking
Lido Ramadan on Advice to Burgeoning Leaders
Lido Ramadan (MBA '02) President of Censeo Consulting Group
SAT Prep: Test 4, Section 8, Part 2
Students, improve your math SAT score! The instructor uses an electronic chalkboard to model problems. This video is appropriate for high school students. Uses a textbook (the official SAT study guide) commonly found in bookstores, but it is not absolutely necessary as the narrator does all work on the screen.
Discovery and Security in Social Network Models: Graph-Theoretic Characterizations
Sandip Roy of the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Washington State University