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  • Judicial control of regulation 

    Deech, B. R. (Baroness Ruth) (Gresham College, 2014-03)
    How have judges treated the new issues and what oversight have they over the HFEA? There are issues here of general legal interest concerning regulation and discretion. The case of Diane Blood, who used gametes taken from ...

  • The Judiciary and Government 

    Davis, D. (Dennis); le Roux, M. (Michelle) (University of Cape Town, 2014-03)
    Tension between the elected government and the judiciary is common in constitutional democracies which feature the separation of powers between the judiciary, executive and legislature. However, in South Africa, concerns ...

  • Jupiter and its moons 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Jupiter has long been an object of wonder, with its dramatic Great Red Spot, its numerous and varied satellites and the stunning collision of the comet Shoemaker Levy 9 with the Jovian atmosphere in 1994. This unit will ...

  • Just Markets 

    Plant, L. (Lord) (Gresham College, 2014-03)
    This lecture focuses on the question of whether justice in relation to markets is entirely to be seen as being procedural – that justice is a matter of securing the conditions of non-coercive economic exchange between free ...

  • Key Issues and Approaches to Media Studies Mod 1 Unit 2 

    Unknown author (University of Leicester, 2013-08)
    This module introduces a variety of influential, competing ways of thinking about the media within the broad area of social science research, but drawing also on other disciplines. On completing this module, you will be ...

  • Key Issues and Approaches to Media Studies Mod 1 Unit 6 

    Unknown author (University of Leicester, 2013-08)
    This module introduces a variety of influential, competing ways of thinking about the media within the broad area of social science research, but drawing also on other disciplines. On completing this module, you will be ...

  • Key skill assessment unit: Information literacy 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    As the volume of information grows in databases, libraries and on the internet, information literacy skills are key to being able to find and manage information effectively in a complex society. Information literacy is ...

  • Key skill assessment unit: Information technology 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Skills in information technology (IT) cover a broad range, from using software packages effectively to developing a critical understanding of the strengths and weaknesses of IT solutions. Developing your IT skills means ...

  • Key skill assessment unit: Problem solving 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Problem solving runs through many activities. Often problems are contexts for focusing ideas and stimulating further investigation or discussion. Framing an issue appropriately – identifying why it is a problem, recognising ...

  • Key skill assessment unit: Working with others 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Working effectively with other people in a group or a team is a skill valued highly by community and educational organisations, as well as employers. Working in a group is about communicating effectively, contributing ...

  • Key Skill Assessment: Communication 

    Not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Communication is part of everyone's life. Being able to communicate clearly and effectively – orally, visually and in writing – underpins nearly everything we do. Developing your communication skills will help you recognise ...

  • Key skill assessment: Improving your own learning and performance 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Learning new skills is what makes us human – but can we improve how we go about learning new things in new situations? Learning how to learn can help you to understand what works for you – and what doesn't – when you set ...

  • Key skills assessment unit: Application of number 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Numerical and mathematical skills are used to describe and tackle a wide range of problems. These key skills are about understanding when particular techniques should be used, how to carry them out accurately and which ...

  • KEYSTONE India initiative 

    Not available (Public Health Foundation of India, 2016-04)
    These open access Health Policy and Systems Research (HPSR) teaching and learning resources were developed for the inaugural KEYSTONE India short course on HPSR. They include 38 videos and 32 slide presentations organized ...

  • Kinematics of Machines 

    Mallik, A. K. (Ashok K.); Mukherjee, S. (Sudipto) (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2014-02)
    Modules / Lectures : Introduction to Kinematics of Mechanisms ; Kutzbach, Gruibler’s, Grashof’s criterion ; Displacement analysis of plane mechanisms ; Introduction to Instantaneous centre and velocity analysis ; Introduction ...

  • Knitting Technology 

    Banerjee, P. K. (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2014-02)
    Modules / Lectures : Introduction and basic concepts ; Basic weft knitted constructions ; System of the basic weft knittingn machines ; Guidelines on control of weft knitting process ; Relation between geometry ...

  • Knowledge for Development 

    Engel, P. (Paul) (United Nations University, 2013-05)
    The Knowledge for Development course is not intended to be a packaged, pre-cooked dinner to be eaten after heating it in the microwave. On the contrary, given the multifacetted and complex role of knowledge for development ...

  • Knowledge Management 

    Ismail, M. A. (Maizatul A.) (University of Malaya, 2013-02)
    At the end of this lesson, the students will be able to: Know the history of knowledge management, Understand the knowledge; Learn about K-economy, K-society, K-worker, K-company; Understand the concept and definition of ...

  • Knowledge Management 

    Kausar, R. (Rashid) (Virtual University of Pakistan (VUP), 2014-01)
    In response to the dynamic, global business environment faced by the organizations today, Knowledge Management (KM) has been identified as one of the key discipline to generate, share and sustain the collaborative and ...

  • Knowledge technologies in context 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    This unit explores knowledge technologies, that is, software systems that can represent, interpret, formalise or interrogate phenomena and create models of how the world works. It demonstrates how a well designed system ...