Sustainability at Missouri State
Why is sustainability important? What is Missouri State doing to be a sustainable campus? How can students be sustainable? Students and staff from environmental management, facilities management, dining services, residence life and services and the student government association answer these questions and discuss what sustainability means to the campus community.
Open for business - Nottingham University Samworth Academy opens its doors
Go behind the scenes at the opening of the UK's first 'university academy'; the Nottingham University Samworth Academy.
Introduction to Business
BU100 - Introduction to Business The BU100 Introduction to Business course provides a fundamental working knowledge of the varied aspects of business and prepares you for future studies in more specialized topics within the subject area. You will increase your awareness of the overall environment and function of business as well as observe its contributions to society. This course also covers communication technology, globalization, and business ethics.
Academic Strategies for the Business Professional
CS113 - Academic Strategies for the Business Professional This course introduces you to the purposes and processes of university education. An emphasis is placed on study, communication, and thinking skills that support academic achievement. Students also examine the relationship between learning and motivation.
Race and Color in Brazil and the US: A Comparative Perspective
Presented by Dr. Jan French, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, as part of the Sociology and Anthropology Speaker Series on Race and Ethnic Identity in the Year of the Census Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 1:00 p.m. Weinstein Hall's Brown-Alley room, University of Richmond
The body: A phenomenological psychological perspective
The body has traditionally been treated as a biological object in psychology. However, is there more to our bodies than that? Some psychologists recognise that we relate to other people and the world about us through our body. This unit explores the theoretical perspective on embodiment: the phenomenological psychological perspective.
Business English: Presenting the decision
Do you want to relocate to the UK? This unit will help you with the language difficulties that can arise while providing assistance with the practicalities of moving your company and its relocating its employees. You will also learn how other companies have approached this task.
Business English: Making decisions
Do you want to relocate to the UK? This unit will help you with the language difficulties that can arise while providing assistance with the practicalities of the decision-making processes involved and the consultation that is necessary to ensure employees are kept informed.
Business English: Researching a new location
Do you want to relocate to the UK? This unit will help you with the language difficulties that can arise while providing assistance with the practicalities of taking the decision to relocate. You will also examine the factors that influence that decision including its impact on all those connected with the company from employees to suppliers and customers.
The history of medicine: A Scottish perspective
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, the approach to medicine was vastly different from today. Health is now recognised, at least in most European countries, as a universal right, but what was it like in the past? How did social and political boundaries affect access to treatment, and what were the treatments of the day? This unit examines how Scottish healthcare institutions were influenced by these underlying social, economic, political and cultural contexts.
Finding information in business and management
This unit will help you to identify and use information in business and management, whether for your work, study or personal purposes. Experiment with some of the key resources in this subject area, and learn about the skills which will enable you to plan searches for information, so you can find what you are looking for more easily. Discover the meaning of information quality, and learn how to evaluate the information you come across. You will also be introduced to the many different ways of or
Business organisations and their environments: Culture
We know that culture guides the way people behave in society as a whole. But culture also plays a key role in organisations, which have their own unique set of values, beliefs and ways of doing business. This unit explores the concepts of national and organisational culture and the factors that influence both.
An introduction to business cultures
Disney and Google are just two companies renowned for their ‘business culture’. Have you ever wondered why the company you work for is different from others? This unit explores how the concept of culture developed to the point where it is now possible to see and (feel) the difference between companies.
Hokudai Network for Global Sustainability 「第4回環オホーツク海シンポジウム」の映
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Calculus II for Business
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free educational resources for the course "Calculus II for Business" in the Department of Mathematics. In this course you will learn how to use calculus to understand and model real life situations such as those in business, environmental changes, population growth to name a few. These OpenCourseWare materials include interactive Java applets for many Calculus topics.
Introduction from Torin Douglas and Dr David Arnott Presentation-Does Business News No Longer Make f
Introduction from Torin Douglas, BBC Media Correspondent. Presentation from Dr David Arnott, Warwick Business School.
Marc Reeves Presentation- Does Business News No Longer Make for a Good Business
Marc Reeves, Editor, Birmingham Post
Richard Lambert Presentation- Does Business News No Longer Make for a Good Business
Richard Lambert, Director-General, CBI and Chancellor of the University of Warwick.
Question and Answer Session- Does Business News No Longer Make for a Good Business
Question and Answer session Chaired by Torin Douglas
A perspective of OER in developing countries
Open Educational Resources Movement (in short OERM) has diverse implications on developing societies.