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    • Approaches to political studies 

      Wenman, Mark
      This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught Autumn Semester 2010. This module introduces students to alternative theoretical approaches to the study of political phenomena. ...
    • Econometric theory 

      Leybourne, Steve
      As taught Autumn 2011 ‘Econometric Theory’ Module Guide Module Code: L14003 Total Credits: 15 Offering School: Economics Suitable for study at: postgraduate Level The content presented here provides information for ...
    • Global citizenship, cross-cultural communication and engagement with Chinese society 

      Wu, Bin
      This module is designed for students to learn about citizenship and civil society in the context of globalisation and China’s rise, and to develop their knowledge, skills, awareness and leadership working with Chinese ...
    • Why study the Book of Common Prayer? : with Dr Frances Knight in discussion with Professor Tom O'Loughlin 

      Knight, Frances; O'Loughlin, Thomas
      In this episode of the ‘Why Study’ series, Dr Frances Knight, an expert in history of Anglicanism, shows how a single book from the early nineteenth century – a copy of the Book of Common Prayer – can be the key to ...
    • Politics in 60 seconds. Disaster politics 

      Pupavac, C. V.
      Dr Vanessa Pupavac defines a political concept in 60 seconds for those with a spare minute to learn something new. This videocast focusses on disaster politics as a political concept. Warning: video does contain bloopers ...
    • Politics and drugs 

      Pryce, Sue
      As taught Spring Semester 2011. This module studies the implications of the growing use of illicit drugs for the political system from both a national and international perspective. It will examine the production, ...
    • Politics in 60 seconds. China's responsibility 

      Hirono, M.
      Dr Miwa Hirono defines a political concept in 60 seconds for those with a spare minute to learn something new. This videocast considers China's responsibility. Warning: video does contain bloopers and out takes. May ...
    • King Lear to In the loop : fiction and British politics 

      Saint, Tony
      On 11 December 2009, Nottingham University's Centre for British Politics held a conference at the British Academy that drew together politicians, writers and academics to explore the interaction of British politics and ...
    • Why study church history? 

      Ford, Alan
      Two eminent modern church historians, Prof. Alan Ford and Dr Frances Knight, discuss the nature of their discipline exploring how it sits between the aims of historians and theologians: belonging to both disciplines, it ...
    • Mandarin stage 1 semester B 

      Unknown author
      This module is aimed at beginners in Mandarin Chinese in semester B (after 11 weeks of study) and allows the student to practice listening and reading skills, as well as practice in grammar. The transcript reader of the ...
    • The recurrent, the recombinatory and the ephemeral : thoughts on a textual system in transition 

      Uricchio, William
      In this presentation from the Institute of Film and Television Studies' Ephemeral Media Workshops, Professor William Uricchio discusses his research: The recurrent, recombinatory and the ephemeral: thoughts on a textual ...
    • 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 ...
    • King Lear to In the loop : fiction and British politics 

      Mullen, Chris
      On 11 December 2009, Nottingham University's Centre for British Politics held a conference at the British Academy that drew together politicians, writers and academics to explore the interaction of British politics and ...
    • Why study systematic theology? : with Dr Simon Oliver in discussion with Professor Tom O'Loughlin 

      Oliver, Simon; O'Loughlin, Thomas
      In this episode of the ‘Why Study’ series, Dr Simon Oliver, an expert in systematic theology, explains what is meant by ‘systematics’ within the field of theology, how it relates to other parts of the discipline, and its ...
    • Caistor dig 

      Bowden, W. A.
      A skeleton, found in September 2009 at one of the most important, but least understood, Roman sites in Britain is puzzling experts from The University of Nottingham. Dr Will Bowden from the Department of Archaeology at ...
    • Politics in 60 seconds. Utopia 

      Sargisson, L. M.
      Dr Lucy Sargisson defines a political concept in 60 seconds for those with a spare minute to learn something new. This videocast focuses on Utopia as a political concept. Warning: video does contain bloopers and out ...
    • Statistics - an intuitive introduction : summation sign 

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

      Upward, Richard
      As taught Spring 2011 ‘Labour Economics’ Module Guide Module Code: L12322 Total Credits: 10 Offering School: Economics Suitable for study at: undergraduate Level Co-requisites: L12302 Microeconomic Theory The ...
    • Creativity and mental illness : the Madness and Literature Network 

      Crawford, Paul
      In this video Professor Paul Crawford presents the Madness & Literature Network's seminar on Mental Illness and Creativity, featuring the respected authors Patrick Gale and Paul Sayer. Presentation produced and delivered ...
    • Why study Thomas Aquinas? 

      Oliver, Simon; O'Loughlin, Thomas
      In this episode of the ‘Why Study’ series, Dr Simon Oliver discusses why he devotes so much attention to the medieval Dominican theologian, Thomas Aquinas (1225-74); and argues that when someone today comes to grips with ...