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  • Experimental Methods for Engineers 

    Hacisevki, H. (Hasan) (Eastern Mediterranean University, 2014)
    This course covers principles and methods of experimentation, focusing on engineering. Also,sensing devices, measuring devices and their limitations; designing and planning experiments; data analysis, error analysis and ...

  • Experimental Stress Analysis 

    Ramesh, K. (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2011)
    Modules / Lectures : Overview of Experimental Stress Analysis ; Transmission Photoelasticity ; Introduction to Three Dimensional Photoelasticity and Digital Photoelasticity ; Photoelastic Coatings and Brittle ...

  • Explorations and Encounters in French 

    Unknown author (University of Adelaide, 2014-05)
    The essays selected for inclusion in Explorations and Encounters in French bring together many of the current research strands in French Studies today, tapping into current pedagogical trends, analysing contemporary events ...

  • Exploring a Romano-African City: Thugga 

    Not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    From Rome to Pompeii and Ephesus the excavation of Roman remains is well known, but what of Roman remains in Africa? This unit looks at the Roman city of Thugga and examines the influence that Roman architecture and art ...

  • Exploring childrens' learning 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    How does a child’s mind and behaviour change as they develop over time? In this unit four theories of child development are explored. Each theory views child development from a different perspective and all have underpinned ...

  • Exploring data: Graphs and numerical summaries 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    This Unit will introduce you to a number of ways of representing data graphically and of summarising data numerically. You will learn the uses for pie charts, bar charts, histograms and scatterplots. You will also be ...

  • Exploring distance time graphs 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Graphs are a common way of presenting information. However, like any other type of representation, graphs rely on shared understandings of symbols and styles to convey meaning. Also, graphs are normally drawn specifically ...

  • Exploring Family Health 

    not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2016-03)
    How can families support healthy living and cope with illness? This free course, Exploring family health, will provide an understanding of what is meant by socialisation. You will recognise how a family can learn and support ...

  • Exploring Human Values: Visions of Happiness and Perfect Society 

    Sharma, A. K. (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2014-02)
    Modules / Lectures : The problem ; Paradoxes of happiness ; The problem of social transformation ; Conceptualizing the relationship between man and society ; Religious and spiritual approaches to human happiness ...

  • Exploring Languages and Cultures 

    Fernández-Toro, M. (Maria) (The Open University (OUUK), 2016-06)
    Explore the multiple relationships between languages and cultures. In this free course you will learn about the benefits and challenges of meeting people from different cultures and the ways in which language and human ...

  • Exploring Law 

    Not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2014-06)
    Should we have the right to die? Should lawyers be passionate? Why are women still poorly represented in law? And since when did judges decide become of such interest to the public?

  • Exploring Psychology 

    Not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2014-06)
    How humans think, develop, and experience the world around us has been fascinating psychologists for over 100 years. These tracks cover a range of case studies, looking at factors which can influence the development of our ...

  • Exploring Sport Online: Athletes and Efficient Hearts 

    Not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    We all know that the heart is very important but what exactly does the heart do? Why is the blood so important? What functions do the lungs perform? In this unit, we will try to provide at least a basic understanding so ...

  • Exploring Sports 

    Not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2014-06)
    Six audio interviews with sports enthusiasts, an amateur footballer, Olympic cyclist, fencer, judo athlete, paraglider and marathon runner discuss three themes: Motivation, Coaching and Performance and Nutrition.

  • Exploring the Boundaries of International Law 

    Zambellas, A. (Amanda) (The Open University (OUUK), 2016-04)
    This free course, Exploring the boundaries of international law, is designed to provide you with an introduction to key concepts underpinning your study of international law. It introduces the concept of international legal ...

  • Exploring the English Language 

    not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2016-03)
    How has the English language changed over the course of the last 500 years? What are the social and political contexts that have affected how these changes have come about? This free course, Exploring the English language, ...

  • Exploring The Novels of Zakes Mda 

    Fincham, G. (Gail) (University of Cape Town, 2014-03)
    This lecture series will reflect on the work of Zakes Mda, novelist, painter, composer, theatre director and film-maker. It will survey five of his novels, written in the transition from apartheid to post-apartheid South ...

  • Extending Water Resources 

    not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2016-03)
    Water is arguably the most important physical resource as it is the one that is essential to human survival. Understanding the global water cycle and how we use water is essential to planning a sustainable source of water ...

  • The Eye at War: Preventing and treating combat injuries a 2000 year journey 

    Ayliffe, W. (William) (Gresham College, 2014-03)
    Deliberately blinding opponents has always been part of warfare. Sophisticated protective armour has ancient origins. With the incrementally rising incidence of eye injuries with each successive modern war, eye protection ...

  • Eye on the Future: How can modern scientific knowledge help to prevent blindness 

    Ayliffe, W. (William) (Gresham College, 2014-03)
    Gene therapy, stem cells antibodies, RNA interference and nanotechnology have all been investigated as potential treatments for a variety of eye diseases. Some of these have already entered clinical use whilst others ...