E-moderation strategies in educational contexts
This PowerPoint lecture, narrated by Professor Gilly Salmon, consists of 29 slides outlining e-moderating strategies in educational contexts centred around the 5-stage model. It also touches upon the use of e-tivities (length 21:30).
University of Nottingham, Community Health Science resources
Attributes and Scopes
Video lecture from a series on Internet Applications delivered by Graham Mansfield. Running time approximately 34 minutes.
Introduction to Prehistory in Britain
The course will start with an introduction to Archaeology, and in particular contemporary perceptions of Prehistory and how archaeology attempts to make sense of the past, of how people lived, worked and died in a period of time for which we have no written records or maps to help our understanding of these communities. The course starts when Britain finally became free of ice around 9500BC and the accepted start of the Mesolithic in Britain. At that time people were living a fairly nomadic
Flood Basalt Eruptions Reading List
Flood Basalt Eruptions - Reading List - Part Two of Atmospheric and Climatic Effects of Volcanic Activity
Exercise: Magma Volume and Sulphur Gas Release of the 1815 Tambora Eruption
Student Exercise: Calculating the Magma Volume and Sulphur Gas Release of the 1815 Tambora Eruption using the Petrological Method - Atmospheric and Climatic Effects of Volcanic Activity
The Evolution of the Euopean Single market - Application to the EU including discussion of trade cre
Lecture slides for a first year economics course on European economic issues as taught by Cillian Ryan at the University of Birmingham in 2009/10.
Virtual Maths - 3D shapes, diagram, area, volume
Diagram of 3D shapes with formula for calculating area (and volume)
Virtual Maths - Numbers, Geometry 3D shapes
Diagrams and forumulas for calculating area and volume of 3D shapes cube, cuboid, cylinder, sphere, hemisphere, triangular prism, frustrum, cone, pyramid
A series of resources and connected activities delving into the topic of newspaper journalism. Includes the ‘virtual newsstand’, an exercise in understanding the diverse nature of some of Britain’s many newspaper publications; 'Maddie and the Media' which explores the extent to which a single newspaper article can create ripples throughout
Toolkit: ‘How to Make Your Case for Education & Training’
This is a unique business case toolkit around Improving Health offering any professional in health and social care a simple, effective way to produce business cases to successfully secure funds for their continuing professional development. It contains an evidence based, module specific business proposal for health professionals to use to establish their current levels of knowledge, understanding and experience, and plan development of their competencies within the framework of the health needs
Marine Climate Change Impacts Partnership MASTERrough Service Engineering Laboratory You've Got to See It to Believe It! J. D. Salinger’s Characters as Existential Heroes: Encountering 1950s America From eLearning to eUniversity Dealing with abstraction: case study generalisation as a method for eliciting design patterns Enhancing Collaborative Language Learning in Engineering Education with Team Portfolio
The United Kingdom Marine Climate Change Impacts Partnership (MCCIP) aims to coordinate research, evidence and policy advice on the impact of climate change on the marine environment. Its website lists partner organisations, scientists and government agencies
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The aim of the Service Engineering Laboratory is to explore the concepts of network based services by carrying out practical laboratory work that allows deeper understanding of the requirements and best practices for network services. Students will carry out practical work on protocols and service provision in wireless networks.
Students develop an understanding of visible air pollutants with an incomplete combustion demonstration, a "smog in a jar" demonstration, building simple particulate matter collectors, and exploration of engineering roles related to air pollution. In an associated literacy activity, students learn basic marketing concepts and techniques, and the principles of comparative analysis, while creating an advertisement for a hybrid vehicle. Note: You may want to set up the activities for Air Pollution
This dissertation will analyze Salinger’s three main protagonists, Holden Caulfield, Sergeant X, and Seymour Glass, who could not endure the pain of living a spiritual life in America and achieved symbolic or physical death at the end of their stories. It will challenge existential critic William Wiegand, who uses Kierkegaard’s concept of “Angst.” This dissertation acknowledges Wiegand’s use of the concept of “Angst,” but it opposes his conclusion because it is not acceptable from
This paper analyses the specifics and the tendencies in building the knowledge society as well as the role of the universities in this process. Some European policies and programs dedicated to the new role of the universities in realizing the Lisbon Strategy are analysed as well. It is emphasized on the importance of integration of the knowledge triangle (education, research and innovation) into a research university and on the urgent need to re-design the university activities according to
Developing a pattern language is a non-trivial problem. A critical requirement is a method to support pattern writers with abstraction, so as they can produce generalised patterns. In this paper, we address this issue by developing a structured process of generalisation. It is important that this process is initiated through engaging participants in identifying initial patterns, i.e. directly dealing with the 'cold-start' problem. We have found that short case study descriptions provide a produc
This paper describes the development and implementation of learning and teaching experiment to encourage the use of e-portfolio in language learning courses and also the integration of English courses with professional studies of engineering students. This is an ongoing project which is annually developed and improved based on student feedback the focus being on collaborative and communicative language learning. New learning environments, such as learning platforms, e.g. R5 Generation, Skype and
Service Engineering Laboratory
You've Got to See It to Believe It!
J. D. Salinger’s Characters as Existential Heroes: Encountering 1950s America
From eLearning to eUniversity
Dealing with abstraction: case study generalisation as a method for eliciting design patterns
Enhancing Collaborative Language Learning in Engineering Education with Team Portfolio