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    • Sacred calendars : Easter 

      O’Loughlin, Thomas
      Thomas O’Loughlin, an expert in early Christian theology, discusses the meaning of Easter, which is the greatest of the Christian feasts, its origins, its connections with baptism, and its place in the Christian calendar today.
    • Sacred calendars : Pascha 

      Cunningham, Mary
      Dr Mary Cunningham, an expert in Orthodox theology, discusses the meaning of Easter, which is the greatest of the Christian feasts, and what it means to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus. She also relates how Eastern ...
    • Sacred calendars : Pentecost 

      O’Loughlin, Thomas
      Prof. Thomas O’Loughlin, an expert on early Christianity, discusses the origins of the annual feast of Pentecost (often called ‘Whit’). This is the feast which comes 50 days after Easter and is celebrated with a variety ...
    • Sacred calendars : Pesach : Dr Holger Zellentin 

      Zellentin, Holger
      Dr Holger Zellentin, an expert in Jewish history, looks at the origins of the Jewish celebration of Pesach (often called ‘Passover’ in English). He talks about how its meaning has been shaped by its history down the centuries.
    • Sacred calendars : Pesach : Professor Agata Bielik-Robson talks to Professor Tom O'Loughlin 

      Bielik-Robson, Agata
      Agata Bielik-Robson, an expert in Jewish thought, explains how Jews celebrate Pesach (often called ‘Passover’ in English). She talks about its origins and significance for Jewish people today.
    • Sacred calendars : Ramadan 

      Aslam, Shujahat; Hoover, Jon
      Mr Shujahat Aslam, an imam, discusses the Muslim holy month of Ramadan with Dr Jon Hoover, an expert in Islamic Studies; it describes what happens during the time, and what it means to those who celebrate it.
    • Separation process fundamentals 

      Turner, John
      Module outline and learning resources for H81SPF Separation Process Fundamentals. The module aims to introduce basic principles and concepts behind basic unit operations used in chemical and environmental processes and ...
    • Service encounters : booking a holiday 

      Ding, Alex; University of Nottingham. Centre for English Language Education
      In this on-line lesson provided by 'CELE' international students can improve their social listening skills. This lesson is part of a module developing students' listening skills in academic, social and everyday ...
    • Shrinking the economy 

      Hoffmann, Robert
      In this podcast Dr Robert Hoffmann talks about how important psychology is to business and asks if we have talked ourselves into recession. Dr Hoffmann is a member of the International Centre for Behavioural Business ...
    • Smooth muscle 

      Meal, Andy
      As taught Semesters 1 and 2, 2011 This learning object describes the structure and function of smooth muscle. The learning object is used as part of the level 1 Biological Sciences module delivered by the School of ...
    • Software implementation of the Test of Attention in Listening 

      Zobay, Oliver (The University of Nottingham, 2018-09-10)
      The Test of Attention in Listening (TAiL) provides a convenient instrument for measuring two aspects of auditory attention, i.e., involuntary orienting and conflict resolution. To capture these abilities, the listener is ...
    • A spatial approach to evaluating the multiple benefits of Sustainable Drainage Systems using blue-green infrastructure 

      Fenner, Richard (University of Nottingham, 2017-05-31)
      Traditional approaches to understanding the benefits of SuDs adopt cost-benefit analysis and ecosystem services methods often rely on value transfer to convert each benefit into a monetary value which can then be compared ...
    • Sport 

      University of Nottingham. Dept. of Manuscripts and Special Collections
      This online exhibition features a small selection of material held by Manuscripts and Special Collections at the University of Nottingham relating to sport. It includes photographs of University sports teams and items ...
    • Statistical thermodynamics 

      Reid, Katharine; Wheatley, Richard
      This package, written in 1998, has interactive demonstrations of the link between energy levels and thermodynamic properties of molecules and gases. It is intended for third or fourth year undergraduates in the physical ...
    • Statistics - an intuitive introduction : central tendency 

      Field, Richard; Horton, John C.
      Statistical data have a tendency to cluster around some central point. How do we determine this point? Is there just one way of doing it or more than one?
    • Statistics - an intuitive introduction : graphical display 

      Field, Richard; Horton, John C.
      Different ways of displaying data: boxplots, histograms and distributions.
    • Statistics - an intuitive introduction : introduction 

      Field, Richard; Horton, John C.
      Things you need to know before looking at the statistics courses here.
    • Statistics - an intuitive introduction : normal distribution 

      Field, Richard; Horton, John C.
      One of the most common statistical distributions is the normal distribution. What does it tell us and how do we use it?
    • Statistics - an intuitive introduction : standard deviation 

      Field, Richard; Horton, John C.
      A standard way of measuring statistical variability: standard deviation and the associated concepts of variance and degrees of freedom.
    • Statistics - an intuitive introduction : summation sign 

      Field, Richard; Horton, John C.
      Understanding the summation sign: what does it do … why does it exist?