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  • Politics in 60 seconds. War 

    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 War as a political concept. Warning: video does contain bloopers and out ...
  • Foundations in evidence based practice 

    University of Nottingham. School of Nursing Midwifery and Physiotherapy
    This is a module framework. It can be viewed online for downloaded as a zip file. As taught in Spring Semester 2010. This module is taught on the Diploma/BSc in Nursing and covers an introduction to evidence-based ...
  • Enhancing oral skills 

    Comerio, Giovanna; Delcloque, Philippe
    This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught in Autumn Semester 2010. Enhancing Oral Skills (EOS) is a project aimed to provide French beginners with listening activities ...
  • 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 ...
  • Doing the right thing : corporate social responsibility in a global marketplace 

    Moon, Jeremy W.
    Globalisation, mass consumer awareness and public accountability are all factors in persuading companies to adopt ethical policies. As companies become more accountable not only for their own actions but for those within ...
  • Clinical leadership and management of change 

    Simpson, Chris
    The content presented here provides module information, teaching materials and assessment details for module B74GS6 ‘Clinical Leadership and Management of Change’. This module is offered as part of the Post Graduate Diploma ...
  • Historical skills : dating documents 

    University of Nottingham. Dept. of Manuscripts and Special Collections. Digital Access Team
    Explains the different dating conventions employed in historical documents. For example, the system of dating by reference to a religious feast day and the year of the reigning monarch has little in common with the modern ...
  • Improving the health of the population and evidence based medicine 

    Myles, Puja R.
    This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught in Autumn Semester 2009 This module has two essential components: Evidence-Based Medicine and Public Health. Evidence-Based ...
  • The theory and practice of diplomacy 

    Eadie, Pauline
    As taught Spring Semester 2011. This module focuses on the changing nature of diplomatic practice, together with the range of conceptual tools that seek to explain this international activity. Its focus is contemporary. ...
  • 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.
  • Afferent and efferent nerves 

    Meal, Andy
    As taught Semesters 1 and 2, 2011 This learning object compares and contrasts afferent and efferent nerves of the peripheral nervous system. This learning object is used as part of the level 1 Biological Sciences module ...
  • Thinking about dyslexia 

    Carter, Christine
    These documents are part of the Thinking about Dyslexia website which was produced by Academic Support. The website is intended to support our staff by providing a resource about dyslexia and by highlighting the good ...
  • Why study Ibn Taymiyya? 

    Hoover, Jon
    Ibn Taymiyya (1263-1328 C.E.) was an Islamic thinker who has exerted, and continues to exert, an enormous influence within Islamic thought. Taymiyya was often quoted by the late Osama Bin Laden and in this video, Jon Hoover, ...
  • The sounds of German 

    McLelland, Nicola
    This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught in Autumn Semester 2009. This module investigates the sounds of German and how they can be described accurately (“phonetics and ...
  • Options and futures markets 

    Morgan, Wyn
    As taught Spring 2011 ‘Options and Futures Markets' Module Guide Module Code: L14080 Total Credits: 15 Offering School: Economics Suitable for study at: postgraduate Level The content presented here provides information ...
  • Darwin for a day 

    Brookfield, J. F.
    As part of the University of Nottingham, School of Biology's 200 years of Darwin celebrations, evolutionary geneticist Professor John Brookfield in full Victorian attire delivered a talk, as Darwin, on the theory of ...
  • Cell membranes and compartments 

    Meal, Andy
    Outlines the proposed structure and properties of the plasma membrane in mammalian cells and identifies cell compartments that are separated from each other by at least one plasma membrane. Andy Meal – lecturer in Biological ...
  • Beyond infinity 

    Feinstein, Joel F.
    This popular maths talk gives an introduction to various different kinds of infinity, both countable and uncountable. These concepts are illustrated in a somewhat informal way using the notion of Hilbert's infinite hotel. ...
  • Uniform convergence and pointwise convergence 

    Feinstein, Joel F.
    The aim of this material is to introduce the student to two notions of convergence for sequences of real-valued functions. The notion of pointwise convergence is relatively straightforward, but the notion of uniform ...
  • Pre-sessional econometrics 

    Upward, Richard
    As taught Autumn 2011 ‘Pre-Sessional Econometrics'' Module Guide Module Code: L14202 Total Credits: 0 Offering School: Economics Suitable for study at: postgraduate Level The content presented here provides information ...