2.1 Unfamiliar words
Reading is an essential skill for all of us and developing our skills in reading is a good investment. This unit is packed with practical activities which are aimed at making reading more enjoyable and rewarding. This unit also includes sections on how to read actively and critically.
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8.3.2 Identify the outcomes you hope to achieve

An outcome is the result or consequence of a process. For example, you may want contribute effectively to a design project in a course, or work in a team to improve a product or system. In this case the design or product improvement is an outcome, and using your problem-solving skills is part of the process by which you achieve that outcome. You may find it useful to discuss or negotiate the outcomes you hope to achieve with others. Solving problems will often depend to some extent on other k
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4.2 Data for identification
www……..gov.uk You can now access government directly through the web. E-government in action. While studying this unit you look at the scope of e-government, the databases that are necessary, the use of biometrics in identification and verification of identity and assess the usability and accessibility of websites.
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3.8 Data modelling and databases
www……..gov.uk You can now access government directly through the web. E-government in action. While studying this unit you look at the scope of e-government, the databases that are necessary, the use of biometrics in identification and verification of identity and assess the usability and accessibility of websites.
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Introduction

With the announcement of the summer Olympics coming to London in 2012, fierce competition between football clubs in the domestic league, and developments in coaching and training throughout all areas of physical fitness, there has never been a better time to learn more about sport. Many of us take for granted what we know about sport, whether we participate or spectate. But have you ever thought about delving deeper, to find out more about the sport you follow in particular and how it fits in
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London's Outer Ring (1924) - extract
'Wonderful London' is available now on BFI DVD - http://bit.ly/N5kTQJ 'London's Outer Ring' is one of 12 'Wonderful London' travelogues made in 1924 and painstakingly restored by the BFI National Archive to offer a fascinating and touching glimpse of London life during the silent era. This extract shows the stadium at White City, built for the 1908 London Olympics (and already falling into disrepair by the 1920s), as well as buildings from the 1908 Franco-British Exhibition.
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By: mediomix Joint EU-US Theoretical and Practical Training Course on Marine Bioinformatics "Marine Omics". Jacobs University Bremen, Germany, 17.06 - 30.06.2012 More Information: www.microb3.eu/events/workshops/eu-us-training/background and www.jacobs-university.de Contact: Jennifer Biddle (US) & Frank Oliver Glöckner (EU)
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"Olla -- orange and black on tan with birds and floral designs -- black rim with 2 framing lines below design area; concave base. Good [condition]-- 3 chips on rim, cracks coming from chips, clouding inside."-- From the Museum catalog.,Gift by John A. Morgan, 2002
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Making Teddy Bears: Motivating Descriptive Writing
Providing students with an opportunity to create their own teddy bears and describe them in a short paragraph following a read-aloud promotes the enjoyment of books and fosters a motivation for literacy.  In the video, an instructor reads Ira Sleeps Over, directs students in decorating their own bear patterns, and instructs them to write a story about their own bears.  ( 3:30)
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Chris Tattersall, Managing Director of Smart UK, shares his advice on how best to achieve a successful career in business and management consultancy. (04:52)

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Foreign Policy and the Next U.S. Administration
After tuning in closely to the presidential campaign, these panelists don’t discern worlds of difference in the candidates’ approaches to foreign policy. But the speakers convey key concerns and offer words of advice to the next U.S. president.

Barry Posen is interested in the future of U.S. grand strategy, by which he means our plan for achiev

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Yes We Must: Achieve Diversity through Leadership-Student Remarks
Two students deliver heartfelt appeals for courage and integrity at the annual Martin Luther King Day breakfast.

In the 1940s, Matt Gethers recounts, his grandfather was forced to flee South Carolina after defending his brother against white racists in a store. Gethers wonders if he’d have put his life on the l

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4.7 Ageing brains: hope for the future
This unit looks at two topics that are of immense worldwide social, economic, ethical, and political importance – ‘addiction’ and ‘neural ageing’. You will develop a Master's level approach to the study of specific issues within these two important subject areas.
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4.3 Genes and ageing
This unit looks at two topics that are of immense worldwide social, economic, ethical, and political importance – ‘addiction’ and ‘neural ageing’. You will develop a Master's level approach to the study of specific issues within these two important subject areas.
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3.2 Addiction article 2
This unit looks at two topics that are of immense worldwide social, economic, ethical, and political importance – ‘addiction’ and ‘neural ageing’. You will develop a Master's level approach to the study of specific issues within these two important subject areas.
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2.1 Introduction
This unit looks at two topics that are of immense worldwide social, economic, ethical, and political importance – ‘addiction’ and ‘neural ageing’. You will develop a Master's level approach to the study of specific issues within these two important subject areas.
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6.4.2 Manufacturing the boat

Filling the mould is a serious problem in injection moulding: the lower the MFI, the more difficult it is to push molten polymer down narrow tubes into a metal mould. The engineers at Rolinx, the trade moulders who initiated the thermoplastic project, were working at the limits of their machinery in moulding such large objects in one operation. In the event, they were forced to blend the low MFI copolymer grade with a higher MFI grade material (GY702M) in order to achieve their objective (
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Making Movement Easier 1
Worksheet that explores how to make objects move along a horizontal surface more easily. It also introduces a simple way of measuring the strength of forces.
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