Angiogenesis and Metastasis in Cancer
The resource below is a series of Powerpoint slides (and a list of further reading) on the cellular and molecular basis of angiogenesis and metastasis in cancer. It gives a short overview of the basic organisation of blood vessels and how tuours agrow and spread by stimulating new blood vessel growth and metastic transformation, highlighting the signalling pathways involved in these processes. These slides were created by Dr. Momna Hejmadi as part of her course to first and second year undergrad
Author(s): Dr. Momna Hejmadi, University of Bath

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Develop networks
This task is about making contact with people and building good communication channels with them. The learning pack contains information, resources and activities to help you: identify chances to build networks and relationships; and communicate the benefits of networking to the team and your organisation.
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Identify factors inside organisations that influence remunerations practice
All organisations are dynamic - they are constantly changing. If they are not, they are destined for failure. The healthy organisation must respond constantly to both external and internal pressures. Over time, experience teaches the organisation's decision makers that they can forecast, plan for and manage these pressures to their advantage.
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Develop industrial relations options
A management team that understands the specific industrial relations (IR) issues of their organisation is in a position to investigate the available industrial relation options and so plan their industrial relations objectives. It is essential that employers:
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Develop performance management systems
A strategic approach to managing the performance of people at work enables you to be constantly aligning the performance of individuals and teams to the strategic intent of your organisation.
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Manage performance management systems
This Unit covers aspects of managing performance management systems. It does so from the perspective of an HR general manager, who is responsible for ensuring that the organisation undertakes these processes in accordance with predetermined policies and principles.
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Develop a Storyboard
create two storyboards, one a commercial site for a small travel tour site (Project 1), the other a site for a non-profit organisation (Project 2)
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Undertake case management of investigations
This unit will develop your the skills and knowledge to place a value on all assets owned and used by an organisation. It requires the ability to assess, record, report and analyse information on assets.
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Investigate sustainable water cycle management
This Unit of Competency focuses on the understanding and management of the water cycle, sustainable water usage and the testing of water quality. It contains information, activities and suggested assessment tasks that enable learners to understand the link between the services and systems of the water organisation and its supply to and use by consumers. Learners find out about a range of water systems that we use to capture, store and distribute water and discover that the water services we rely
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Introducing environment
Have you ever thought about how far the contents of your supermarket basket have travelled to get to you, how this impacts on our planet’s systems? It's no secret that climate change is caused by our over-dependence on fossil fuels...so what can we do about it? This is an album with a difference; YOU get the chance to find out how YOUR personal shopping choices are affecting the climate. How addicted to fossil fuels are you? Using the interactive video feature, start off on track 2 and follo
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Ocular Reflexes
Flash animation in which a virtual patient is provided to test pupillary (consensual) light reflex, palpbral and corneal reflexes in addition to testing nervous control of extraocular muscles of the eye.
Author(s): Royal Veterinary College

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Evaluation of the Boscombe West & Springbourne Healthy Living Centre in Bournemouth,Sept 2005-Oct 20
The aim of this report is to summarise the Evaluation of a Healthy Living Centre. It explores and discusses the outcomes from the evaluation as well as the evaluation development from conception through to implementation. The report will also outline the processes through which the relevant evaluation theory emerged and identify the core lessons learnt as experienced by the external evaluators from Bournemouth University. The scope of this report does not extend to the on going findings of the
Author(s): Dr Ann Hemingway (Bournemouth University)

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Decision Making and Problem Solving for Business Success
101 page workbook (see also Decision Making and Problem Solving for Business Success reading pack to accompany workbook). This study pack has been written on the assumption that you may know nothing at all about decision support techniques. The key assumption is that by understanding and applying decision making and problem solving within your organisation, you will become a better manager. By studying the pack and the accompanying readings you should begin to understand decision support techniq
Author(s): John Margerison, Steve Jones

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Why do we need enterprise in the curriculum?
Abstract: Three easily confused concepts - Enterprise – having an idea, and taking advantage of the opportunities to make things happen Entrepreneurship – an activity which leads to the creation and management of a new organisation designed to pursue a unique, innovative opportunity (Hindle & Rushworth, 2000) Intrapreneurs are "dreamers who do," those who take hands-on responsibility for creating innovation of any kind within an organization’. (Pinchot 1999) It’s not about starting a bus
Author(s): Leeds Metropolitan University

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The Viking Age Scotland and the Irish Sea Provinces
Viking warriors from Scandinavia began to attack the coasts of western Europe towards the end of the eighth century. Christian writers registered their shock and horror at these raids by pagans upon monasteries, churches and royal sites. The raiders were mobile, using highly manoeuvrable light-weight sailing ships, which could also be rowed. They caught te armies of the Christian kingdoms unprepared, lacking the organisation to deal with them effectively. But there was much more to the Vikings t
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Delivering Sustainable Development Activity 10: Participation 2 - third Sector and Community Initiat
This activity will review the concepts of participation and Third Sector organisation in the context of community engagement.
Author(s): Staffordshire University

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Immunotherapy in Cancer
The resource is a series of Powerpoint slides (and a list of further reading) on the organisation of the human immune system and how it can be exploited in designing anti-cancer therapeutic targets. It includes an overview of the immune system and current approaches to immunotherapy such as as adoptive or selective immunotherapy etc. The presentation is created by Dr. Momna Hejmadi as part of her cancer biology course to first and second year undergraduates in the biosciences.This source file c
Author(s): Dr. Momna Hejmadi, University of Bath

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International Classification of Function, Disability and Health
This package was originally designed for undergraduates in Medicine at the University of Nottingham. It will also be useful to students in nursing, allied health professions and pharmacy. Practitioners in these fields, who are new to the ICF, will also find it a useful introduction. It describes the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF), a classification system published by the World Health Organisation to describe health status. This system is widely used in r
Author(s): University of Nottingham

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International Classification of Function, Disability and Health
This package was originally designed for undergraduates in Medicine at the University of Nottingham. It will also be useful to students in nursing, allied health professions and pharmacy. Practitioners in these fields, who are new to the ICF, will also find it a useful introduction. It describes the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF), a classification system published by the World Health Organisation to describe health status. This system is widely used in r
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Finance for Non-Financial Managers workbook
Using this guide you will: Understand the terms used in financial statements; Appreciate the role of finance in your organisation; Have knowledge of the work of the accountant; Understand how accounts are created; Be able to understand the accounts; Understand how the accounts can be improved by your actions. Learning Outcomes: This study guide has been written on the basis that you could know nothing at all about finance. The key assumption is that by appreciating the role of finance within you
Author(s): John Margerison, Steve Jones

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