Stephen Leonard talks about Innovation at GLS2011 Literacy for Professional Purposes - a module summary Pronunciation and Reading Practice 1 Simile or Metaphor? A Newscast of Hamlet's Death Analysis of ECB bond buying data with Berenberg Bank SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Robet Widodo Uniform convergence and pointwise convergence Understanding global politics Understanding and classifying a stroke Transitions : figures in space The sounds of German The inflammatory response Shrinking the economy Lady Bird Johnson: Oval Room Laser Work MIT Political Science Distinguished Speaker Series: Inaugural lecture - 15 September, 2011 San Francisco with elevation (432), x 3 exaggeration INN Placement Website Find Your Own Direction
Stephen Leonard, Chief Executive, IBM UK and Ireland, talks about Innovation at the Global Leadership Summit 2011
A module summary for 'Literacy for Professional Purposes', with links to all of the module resources
Pronunciation and Reading Practice 1.
What is the difference between a simile and metaphor? Answering that question is the goal of this student-created video. Metaphors are direct comparisons; similes use like or as to make the comparison. Shakespeare's famous metaphor," All the world is a stage," is used as an example. ( 1:24)
Students analyze Shakespeare's Hamlet in a creative way in this selection. The format is that of a news program with "live" action coverage and an interview with a friend. ( 4:39)
Sept. 19 - Reuters Insider takes a look at the latest wekly ECB bond buying figures with Berenberg Bank Senior Economist Christian Schulz.
Integrating Wells and 3D Seismic Data to Delineate the Sandstone Reservoir Distribution of the Talang Akar Formation, South Sumatra Basin, Indonesia Robet W. Widodo M.S. Candidate Department of Geological Sciences San Diego State University Advisor Dr. Gary Girty ABSTRACT This study describes the distribution and depositional environment of selected sandstone body reservoirs in the Oligocene-Miocene fluvial-deltaic Talang Akar Formation (TAF), Delta (DLT) area1, Jambi Sub-Basin, South Sumatra
The aim of this material is to introduce the student to two notions of convergence for sequences of real-valued functions. The notion of pointwise convergence is relatively straightforward, but the notion of uniform convergence is more subtle. Uniform convergence is explained in terms of closed function balls and the new notion of sets absorbing sequences. The differences between the two types of convergence are illustrated with several examples. Some standard facts are also discussed: a unif
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught in Autumn Semester 2009. This module introduces global politics through the major theoretical, historical and empirical ways of seeing international relations. Different claims, about, for example, human nature, power, war, peace, the state, society, law and politics are offered by thinkers who exercise a major influence on our contemporary understanding. These claims contribute to different approaches t
Stroke is the third largest cause of death in the UK after heart disease and cancer. It is also the single leading cause of severe disability in the UK. Classification of stroke is crucial in planning treatment and is a good indication of prognosis This Learning Object helps individuals understand how to make the diagnosis of stroke using the Oxford Stroke classification. It is suitable for any health care professionals involved in the management of stroke but especially doctors and medical stu
In this video Dr Edward Sellman talks about his portrait of the late Alan Sillitoe. As well as being an expert in special needs in Education, Dr Edward Sellman is also a recognised artist and in this video he takes you round his latest exhibition and reveals all about meeting and painting the famous author. 2009 Suitable for Undergraduate Study and Community Education Dr Edward Sellman, Lecturer, School of Education Dr Edward Sellman is a member of the Centre for Research in Schools and Co
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught in Autumn Semester 2009. This module investigates the sounds of German and how they can be described accurately (“phonetics and phonology”). Students will learn to transcribe German using the notation of the International Phonetic Association, and we will look in particular at aspects of German pronunciation that are hard to master because they are different to English or similar to French. We will a
This learning object describes the inflammatory response - a series of local cellular and vascular responses which are triggered when the body is injured or invaded by micro-organisms or antigen.
In this podcast Dr Robert Hoffmann talks about how important psychology is to business and asks if we have talked ourselves into recession. Dr Hoffmann is a member of the International Centre for Behavioural Business Research (ICBBR) within the Nottingham University Business School(NUBS). The centre has also recently opened a new extension at The University of Nottingham, Ningbo China. The centre's research brings together a range of experts who share an interest in studying decision-making in
In this video clip, President Lyndon Johnson's wife, Lady Bird Johnson, gives the history of the Oval Room, which was where the first official White House reception took place with John and Abigail Adams hosting. (2:51)
Ron Bloom, former Senior Counselor to the President, discusses issues and challenges involved in rebuilding the American economy.
San Francisco Bay flyby, using Landsat imagery from September 27, 1997
This artefact outlines the creation of a new website for Innovation North students holding details of all work placements (short, long term, voluntary, paid).The Institute for Enterprise funded the project and the money helped pay a student to maintain the website for a year
In this activity, students create their own simple compass using thread, needle and water in a bowl and learn how it works.
Literacy for Professional Purposes - a module summary
Pronunciation and Reading Practice 1
Simile or Metaphor?
A Newscast of Hamlet's Death
Analysis of ECB bond buying data with Berenberg Bank
SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Robet Widodo
Uniform convergence and pointwise convergence
Understanding global politics
Understanding and classifying a stroke
Transitions : figures in space
The sounds of German
The inflammatory response
Shrinking the economy
Lady Bird Johnson: Oval Room
MIT Political Science Distinguished Speaker Series: Inaugural lecture - 15 September, 2011
San Francisco with elevation (432), x 3 exaggeration
INN Placement Website
Find Your Own Direction