Creating open educational resources
Are you interested in creating your own open educational resources? This unit will help you to write a learning unit and provide you with links to various resources for open-learning materials. You will learn about the different purposes of self-instruction and receive advice about the techniques and strategies to help the learner.
The politics of devolution
This unit, which contains material from the current Open University second level Politics course DD203 Power, Equality and Dissent, is pitched at the intermediate level. It should take you about 8 hours to study if you attempt the recommended exercises and make summary notes of its key points. Doing so will allow you to practise the crucial academic skill of summary and précis – extracting the gist of an argument – which will be of particular help if you go on to study in related areas: p
History of evolution Fall 2007
General Biology - Fall 2007. This is a general introduction to plant development, form, and function; population genetics, ecology, and evolution. Intended for students majoring in the biological sciences, but open to all qualified students. In general at the end of Biology 1B students will be able to: describe the scientific method and explain how it would be applied to a novel problem; explain the consequences of random variation when extrapolated over time; distinguish between positive and
Science and the Media
An open discussion with Alan Rusbridger (Editor of the Guardian) and Sir Roy Anderson (Rector of Imperial College)
Open University Professor Monica Dowling looks at the effects of globalisation and the differences between 'qualitative' and 'quantitative' research and information in adoption.
Open University researcher Jeff Johnson talks of the importance of the Science of Complex Systems as a means to unravel real-world, complex problems that cannot be tackled by conventional reductive methods. Using Bird Flu as an example he demonstrates how complex systems thinking allows researchers to approach problems in novel ways.
Open Access Advocacy Material
Open Access Advocacy Material - Leslie Carr Keywords:open access
COMP3016 Web Technology - Strand 3 "History" Lecture 2
COMP3016 Web Technology - Strand 3 "History" Lecture 2 - Hugh Davis Keywords:hypertext
COMP3016 Web Technology - Strand "XML" Lecture 5
COMP3016 Web Technology - Strand "XML" Lecture 5 - Leslie Carr Keywords:XML
Cloudworks - Institute of Educational Technology Open University Keywords:cloudworks
iTunesU - open educational content in audio and video formats available via iTunes
iTunesU - open educational content in audio and video formats available via iTunes - UNSPECIFIED Keywords:podcast
Part 2 - talk on using Creative Commons and opensource software to make Open Content. (Making of Dol
Part 2 - talk on using Creative Commons and opensource software to make Open Content. (Making of Doljer) - Adam Procter Keywords:creative commons
Les Carr explains the moral high ground on open educational resources
Les Carr explains the moral high ground on open educational resources - Susan White and Leslie Carr and Hugh Davis Keywords:OER
Exercise sheet 2
Exercise sheet 2 - UNSPECIFIED Keywords:Exercise
Exercise sheet 2 pdf
Exercise sheet 2 pdf - UNSPECIFIED Keywords:Exercise
OpenCL Lecture - Leslie Carr Keywords:open CL
Open Hypertext - Hugh Davis Keywords:open hypermedia
Open Access - Leslie Carr Keywords:UNSPECIFIED
Repositories - Leslie Carr Keywords:open access
INFO2009 Cwk - Resource - by 'Legal Issues'
INFO2009 Cwk - Resource - by 'Legal Issues' - Raymond Mo and Jacob Carter and Samuel Weston and Michael Eleftheriades and Michail Ellinas Keywords:open source