22.033 Nuclear Systems Design Project (MIT)
This capstone course is a group design project involving integration of nuclear physics, particle transport, control, heat transfer, safety, instrumentation, materials, environmental impact, and economic optimization. It provides opportunities to synthesize knowledge acquired in nuclear and non-nuclear subjects and apply this knowledge to practical problems of current interest in nuclear applications design. Each year, the class takes on a different design project; this year, the project is a po
Exercise in Register and Style
Exercise for students concerning the idea of writing in a specific register and style for a specific readership.
Are you creating value for your firm?
It’s a tough world out there and only firms that succeed in creating value will survive in the long-term. The key is to focus on what your customers really want.
A new paradigm for sustainable growth
Many companies are pushing financial performance and sidelining environmental and social objectives.
Dream your way to success
It’s not all about business plans and spreadsheets and getting to the next goal. The picture of real success is at least partly in your mind.
Euronews: Confronting the revolution
Can a consortium of state broadcasters win the war for news viewers in the age of social media?
Meet China’s top executives
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Will multinationals from the emerging world take over?
Today's emerging markets are also "emerging" as big businesses on a global stage. What explains their success and how serious of a threat are they to dominant multinationals in the West?
Top five sales negotiation mistakes
Stop talking, start listening. Can tweaking your approach help clinch the deal?
Combatting diabetes: Some things money can’t buy
Faced with a deadly and expensive diabetes epidemic, Gulf states are looking at innovative business marketing techniques to promote healthy behaviour and keep a cap on spiralling health costs.
Aplicaciones en Psicología del Desarrollo
Aplicaciones en Psicología del Desarrollo es un curso de integración, de nivel avanzado, del área de Psicología del Desarrollo colegiada por la Academia de Vinculación, instancia que dará seguimiento a todos los procesos que se realicen.
Personas y familia
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17.504 Ethnic Politics I (MIT)
This course is designed to provide students with a broad overview of the major theories on the relationship between ethnicity and politics. The course is divided into three sections. The first covers general theory and discusses the social construction of ethnicity as well as the limits of construction. The second section discusses ethnicity as a dependent variable. This section studies the forces that shape the development of ethnic identities and their motivating power. The third section addre
Research methodologies for evaluating enterprise education: a tale of a study.
This paper reports on the experience of the researchers in designing and applying a research approach for evaluating a project using a longitudinal design
Exercise - Write a Sorting Function - Khan Academy
Challenge to write a Python function that can sort a list in place. (02:12)
Insertion Sort Algorithm - Khan Academy
Visual description of the insertion sort algorithm. (07:52)
Insertion Sort in Python - Khan Academy
Basic implementation of insertion sort algorithm. (08:36)
Sneaking Up On Sneakers
This activity explores why different types of sneakers are used in a variety of common sports. It connects how engineers analyze design needs in sneakers and everyday items. The goal is for students to understand the basics of engineering associated with the design of different types of athletic shoes. Sneakers are one of the most commonly worn shoes in our American culture. They provide comfortable support for our feet as we go about our active lives as students, athletes, educators, and engine
2.3 A brief look at different kinds of data For a long time there has been a very important argument about what are the ‘legitimate data’ of psychology – what can and should be used as evidence. We have already seen that, from the very beginnings of psychology as a formal discipline, psychologists have used experimental methods, observations and introspection. In one form or another these methods continue to be central to psychology. The experimental method, adapted from traditional science, has most consistently been consid
For a long time there has been a very important argument about what are the ‘legitimate data’ of psychology – what can and should be used as evidence. We have already seen that, from the very beginnings of psychology as a formal discipline, psychologists have used experimental methods, observations and introspection. In one form or another these methods continue to be central to psychology. The experimental method, adapted from traditional science, has most consistently been consid
La estructura y el lenguaje de los cuentos
This unit is designed to develop your knowledge and understanding of Spanish-speaking societies and cultures and extend the practical skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing. You will examine the world of Spanish and Latin-American art and explore the difference between art and craft.