Browsing by publisher "University of Leicester"

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  • America and the World - US Foreign Policy 

    Rofe, J. S. (J. Simon) (University of Leicester, 2013-07)
    This OER is drawn from a Masters-level online course and the primary aim of this learning material is to give a grounding in the issues and ideas surrounding American foreign policy in the contemporary era. The historical ...

  • Applying for Jobs 

    Unknown author (University of Leicester, 2013-04)
    A. CVs; B. Covering letters; C. Personal statement; D. Application forms; E. Interview Preparation; F. What are psychometric assessments? G. What is an assessment centre?

  • Career Planning 

    Unknown author (University of Leicester, 2013-04)
    A. Career Planning; B. Strengths and skills; C. How to decide; D. Non-academic careers; E. Academic careers; F. Career Planning Resources; G. This is me

  • Company Law PG 

    Unknown author (University of Leicester, 2013-08)
    The aim of this course is to introduce students to the theoretical issues and practical problems which underlie modern company law in the UK Continental Europe and elsewhere. The course begins by looking at the key concept ...

  • Company Law UG 

    Unknown author (University of Leicester, 2013-08)
    An overview of a Company Law Cources.

  • Creating and formatting documents for e-readers using ePub: A Guide 

    Davies, E. (Emma) (University of Leicester, 2013-07)
    The guide looks at how ePub files can be used to create Open Educational Resources and the actual process of conversion from creating and saving the file through to conversion using Open Source software.

  • Critical Student 

    Not available (University of Leicester, 2013-08)
    This video covers the salient points of what it means to be a critical student.

  • Dissertation 

    Rofe, J. S. (J. Simon); Armellini, A. (Alejandro); Hayes, N. (Nichola); Johnson, S. (Stuart); Kear, S. (Simon) (University of Leicester, 2013-08)
    This OER is drawn from a Masters-level online dissertation pre-proposal course. A series of moderated e-tivities that include the use of collaborative wikis, moderated forums and self-reflective journals enable participants ...

  • Dissertation: Making Sense out of all that Quantitative Data 

    Unknown author (University of Leicester, 2013-08)
    This is one of a series of audio podcasts that provides advice and guidance for several of the stages of the dissertation process. This OER discusses some hints and tips on writing-up the quantitative data to aid the ...

  • Dissertation: Writing a Good Abstract 

    Unknown author (University of Leicester, 2013-08)
    This is one of a series of audio podcasts that provides advice and guidance for several of the stages of the dissertation process. Focussing on the shortest section in a dissertation this podcast explains how to effectively ...

  • Dissertation: Writing an Effective Executive Summary 

    Unknown author (University of Leicester, 2013-08)
    This is one of a series of audio podcasts that provides advice and guidance for several of the stages of the dissertation process. This podcast covers the key items for consideration when writing an executive summary.

  • E-moderation strategies in educational contexts 

    Salmon, G. (Gilly); Angood, R. (University of Leicester, 2013-08)
    This PowerPoint lecture, narrated by Professor Gilly Salmon, consists of 29 slides outlining e-moderating strategies in educational contexts centred around the 5-stage model. It also touches upon the use of e-tivities ...

  • Ergonomics 

    Unknown author (University of Leicester, 2013-08)
    The two main features of the machine in the human-machine system are the displays and the controls. This unit will be concerned with the display of information for effective human use. As one of the most dominant areas of ...

  • Financial Services Crime 

    Unknown author (University of Leicester, 2013-08)
    This OER is a module outline for Financial Services Crime which includes: White Collar Crime, aspects of the Fraud Act 2006, trial by jury in Fraud Cases, the Role of the Financial Services Authority (FSA), Insider Dealing, ...

  • Grammar Guide 

    Not available (University of Leicester, 2013-08)
    This OER is intended to assist with advice and guidance to students on sentence and paragraph construction and the use of basic punctuation characters.

  • The Individual at Work Unit 5: Performance Appraisal 

    Unknown author (University of Leicester, 2013-08)
    After studying this unit, students should be able to: appreciate the background to the measurement of performance in organisations; describe the types of performance appraisal tools and processes used in organisations; ...

  • Introduction for Lecturers New to Teaching in Higher Education 

    Not available (University of Leicester, 2013-07)
    This OER is drawn from a two-day induction course given by the Staff Development Centre for new lecturers at the University of Leicester. It incorporates ten sessions covering such subjects as effective large-group teaching ...

  • Introduction to C Programming 

    Mobbs, R. (Richard); Carter, M. (Marina) (University of Leicester, 2013-07)
    So you want to learn C? We hope to provide you with an easy step by step guide to programming in C. The course is split up into several sections, or lessons, which include C example programs for you to demonstrate what has ...

  • Introduction to HTML 

    Mobbs, R. (Richard) (University of Leicester, 2013-07)
    This OER introduces the fundamental tags required to get started with the HTML mark-up language.

  • Introduction to UNIX 

    Mobbs, R. (Richard) (University of Leicester, 2013-07)
    This OER introduces the fundamental commands required to get started with the UNIX operating system