Small slide rule, plastic foil scales on wood; in own green case. Date: 1950 - 1959 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Distributed Web Systems - Peer-to-peer systems
This quiz forms part of the "Peer-to-peer systems" topic in the Distributed Web Systems module.
Introduction to HTML
This OER introduces the fundamental tags required to get started with the HTML mark-up language.
Patient Voices Programme
Collection of digital stories about health and social care. This collection has videos, sample workbooks, papers and other supporting materials.
Hydrological Systems Reading List
Hydrological Systems - Reading List - Part Three of human Pressures on the Environment
Ground Ice Reading List
Part Four of Changing Permafrost Environments
EU Competition Policy
Lecture slides from a 3rd year course on the European Economy taught by Liliana Hiris of Robert Gordon University Aberdeen.
Education - eChina UK Project
BNU / BFSU case study - Visual Learning - This case study outlines the two eELT training projects that the University of Nottingham developed, in collaboration with Beijing Normal University and Beijing Foreign Studies University. This case study outlines the two eELT training projects that the University of Nottingham developed, in collaboration with Beijing Normal University and Beijing Foreign Studies University. Both sets of material supported self-study and small group work online that is s
University of Nottingham, Psychology Resources
University of Nottingham, physics and astronomy resources
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught in 2007-2008 and 2009-2010. This module introduces mathematical analysis building upon the experience of limits of sequences and properties of real numbers and on calculus. It includes limits and continuity of functions between Euclidean spaces, differentiation and integration. A variety of very important new concepts are introduced by investigating the properties of numerous examples, and developing the a
Harvesting history, Laxton : the medieval village that survived the modern age
A video covering the medieval farming and life styles preserved in Laxton, a small village in Nottinghamshire which has survived the modern age. Includes images and artefacts from the exhibition presented by the University of Nottingham Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections. Suitable for community education, secondary education, undergraduate year one and further education Author and presenter: Kathryn Summerwill. Kathryn Summerwill qualified as a professional archivist from the Univ
Laboratory Investigation of Fatty Acid Supplements
This is a laboratory-based investigation of so-called essential fatty acids (e.g. omega-3,6 fatty acids) in supplements. Students carry out extractions and analyse extracts by GC and/or GC/MS. They also carry out small scale derivatisation reactions and purifications. Data is analaysed wuth respect to composition of individual supplements, comparison with packaging information, etc.
Restoring a tooth (Gold Crown) - Part 2
This video shows the second stage of the production of a cast gold crown for a damaged tooth. The wax template of the tooth is sprued using wax wire, then invested in a refractory investment material. The video shows the mould being heated to both expand it and prevent against thermal shock. A centrifugal casting process is shown, using an electrical furnace for melting the gold. From set of videos used in Advanced Restorative Course in School of Clinical Dentistry, The University of Sheffield.
ECorr: Potential Measurement
An important corrosion property often measured in the lab and field is the potential of an electrode. This case study gives an overview of how and why this is done as well as giving insight into how to interpret the measurements. This is an introductory level case study.
ECorr: Cathodic Protection
This case study presents an investigation into the corrosion protection of a steel oil platform submerged in sea water. Cathodic protection is highlighted as the most economic and the implementation of a cathodic protection system is explored in detail. This is an advanced level case study.
Virtual Maths - Numbers, Geometry 3D shapes
Diagrams and forumulas for calculating area and volume of 3D shapes cube, cuboid, cylinder, sphere, hemisphere, triangular prism, frustrum, cone, pyramid
Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Surface of a semi cylinder template
Diagram and template for using a semi-cylinder to calculate area
You could use templates to begin the process of reflection. Here is a two stage template you can modify for your own use; Stage 1: A very personal consideration of events etc. You may only want to keep this for yourself to see. Stage 2: Translating your feeling and thoughts into a record that can be shown to others together with extended analysis. The entries do not need to be large but related to the topic.