"Special Topics at Edgerton Center: D-Lab Health: Medical Technologies for the Developing World, Spr
" D-Lab Health provides multi-disciplinary approach to global health technology design via guest lectures and a major project based on fieldwork. We will explore the current state of global health challenges and learn how design medical technologies that address those problems. Students may travel to Nicaragua during spring break and work with health professionals, using medical technology design kits to gain field experience for their device challenge. As a final class deliverable, you will cre
Computer Basics: Basic Parts of a Desktop Computer
This videos covers the basic parts of a desktop computer. The basic parts consist of the computer case, monitor, keyboard, mouse, and power cord. Each part plays an important role whenever you use a computer. (2:09)
RSC Wednesday Seminars 2011: Negotiating local emplacement: the silent integration of refugees on th
This podcast was recorded at the Refugee Studies Centre's second Wednesday Public Seminar of Trinity Term 2011. This podcast was recorded at the Refugee Studies Centre's second Wednesday Public Seminar of Trinity Term 2011, which was on Wednesday 25th May 2011 at the Department of International Development, University of Oxford. Dr Oliver Bakewell, spoke on the subject of 'Negotiating local emplacement: the silent integration of refugees on the Zambian-Angolan borderlands'.
The furore surrounding the so-called ‘mad cow’ diseases is an important and controversial episode of recent years. Although it peaked several years ago, the topic is still of great medical significance, influencing the way members of the public think about and experience science and scientists.
Monkeys have long fascinated us because of their similarities to the human race. In this unit you will find out about some of the characteristics that make them so like us: their physiology, complex social interactions, large brains and intelligence. This is the ninth unit in the ‘Studying mammals’ series.
Dundee, jute and empire
Britain was the first country to industrialise, and it acquired the largest empire ever during this same period. But its sphere of economic influence extended far beyond the boundaries of the formal British Empire. This unit focuses on the economics of empire, using a case study of one town, Dundee in eastern Scotland, to explore this huge topic.
Atlantis landing ends shuttle era
July 21 - The space shuttle Atlantis glided home through a clear moonlit sky to complete a 13-day cargo run to the International Space Station and a 30-year odyssey for NASA's shuttle program. Jon Decker reports.
Panel: Strategies for Assessing Student Work
Dan Garcia (UCB) - CS 10: The Beauty and Joy of Computing
Roger McDonald (UCD) - NPB 15: The Physiology of Aging
Carl Whithaus (UCD) - UC Davis: UWP 1; UC Irvine: WR39A,B,C; UCSB: Writing 1
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