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  • Information Competencies for Chemistry Undergraduates 

    Unknown author (Wikibooks, 2014-03)
    Introduction; Big Picture: The Library And Scientific Literature; Chemical Literature; Properties, Spectra, Crystallographic, And Safety Information; Scientific Communication And Ethical Conduct;

  • Inheritance of Characters 

    Not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Genes are units of inheritance that contribute to a person’s behaviour and health. In this unit you will learn what genes, DNA and chromosomes are and how they combine to make the human genome. You will also learn how the ...

  • Inorganic Chemistry 

    Kowenje, C. (Chrispin) (African Virtual University (AVU), 2010)
    The course commences with a critical look at the Periodic table of elements and why they are classified as such. The table makes it easier to comprehend, early enough, the concepts and facts of chemistry of elements. The ...

  • Intermediate Physics 

    Buffler, A. (Andy) (University of Cape Town, 2010)
    VECTOR FIELDS IN PHYSICS: Vector calculus; div, grad, curl; line-, surface- and volume integrals; Gauss' Theorem; Stokes' Theorem; simple applications to fluid dynamics and electromagnetism STATISTICAL MODELLING OF RADIATION ...

  • International Environmental Justice and the Climate Change Challenge 

    Lawhon, M. (Mary); Ziervogel, G. (Gina) (University of Cape Town, 2013-04)
    The course work provided here is one of 3 modules including 1) the global economic environment, 2) regional dynamics of development, and 3) the North-South debates on environmental problems. This module falls under the ...

  • Intracellular transport 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    The cytoskeleton is of fundamental importance to a cell, and the development of different elements of the cytoskeleton were key steps in the evolution of eukaryotic cells. The cytoskeleton controls cell shape and allows ...

  • Introducing Environmental Decision Making 

    Not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Many of the decisions we make have implications for our environment, particularly those concerning natural resources and wastes. Taking account of environmental factors in decision making can be both complex and challenging. ...

  • Introducing the environment: ecology and ecosystems 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    What is ecology and why is it important to our understanding of the world around us? This unit looks at how we can study ecosystems to explore the effect that humans are having on the environment.

  • Introduction to active galaxies 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    The field of active galaxies is recognised as one of increasing importance. But how do we know there are different kinds of galaxy? What are active galaxies? How are they powered? This unit examines the different types of ...

  • Introduction to Agriculture in Small States 

    Not available (Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC), 2010-03)
    Upon completion of the “Introduction to Agriculture Course”, you will be able to: 1. Explain the importance of agriculture to small states. 2. Demonstrate an appreciation of the relevance of agriculture to food security. 3. ...

  • Introduction to Analytical Chemistry 

    Indim, D. (Diana) (Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), 2014)
    This video covers an introduction to analytical chemistry and teaches students techniques in chemical analysis and expression of concentrations.

  • Introduction to animal physiology 

    Not available (LabSpace, 2014-07)
    Physiological integration; Environmental physiology; Size and action; Animal performance;

  • Introduction to Applied Math and Physics 

    Kurniawan, O. (Oka) (Digipen Institute of Technology - Singapore, 2013-04)
    - 1. Introduction: The Nature of Science and Physics - 2. Kinematics - 3. Two-Dimensional Kinematics ...

  • Introduction to Atmospheric Science 

    Balaji, C. (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2015-02)
    Following is a summary of this 42 module course: Introduction: The components of the climate system- oceans, cryosphere, terrestrial biosphere, earth’s crust and mantle, Role of various components in climate, Hydrological ...

  • An Introduction to Biological Systematics 

    not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2016-03)
    This free course, An introduction to biological systematics, is concerned with macroevolution the patterns and processes of evolution above the species level. A crucial consideration in macroevolutionary studies is that ...

  • Introduction to Biotechnology 

    Wagiran, A. (Alina) (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 2013-03)
    The subject covers basic scientific knowledge and its application in biotechnology. Basic molecular biology & practical applications, some historical examples, contemporary applications of biotechnology will be discussed ...

  • Introduction to Calculus I 

    Torres, M. L. (Maria Luisa) (Athabasca University (AU), 2013-05)
    Introductory-level university calculus ||| Unit 1 Brief Review of Algebra and Trigonometry for Calculus -- Unit 2 Functions -- Unit 3 Limits -- Unit 4 Differentiation -- Unit 5 Applications of the Derivative ...

  • Introduction to Computational Neuroscience 

    Chakravarthy, V. S. (V. Srinivasa) (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2014-01)
    Modules/Lectures: Introduction - History of computational neuroscience; Neuron - structure and function; Mathematical Preliminaries; Hodgkin Huxley model; Modeling the neuron components; simplified neuron models; neural ...

  • Introduction to Ecosystems 

    not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2016-04)
    Gain an understanding of the natural world and how the web of life works, with illustrations from around the world. When you reach the end of the course you will have explored the concept of an ecosystem and be able to ...

  • Introduction to General Psychology 

    Okumu, A. (Auma) (African Virtual University (AVU), 2010)
    The General Psychology Module has been written in simple, clear and understandable language and easy to read document. The module introduces you to four main units. In each unit key concepts, ideas, definitions and points; ...