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Macromolecules in Biological System
(African Virtual University (AVU), 2010)The present module 8 (macromolecules in the biological system) is made up of four units they are: Carbohydrates, Proteins, Lipids, and finally practical activities. Each unit states and analyses the basic knowledge about ...

The making of individual differences
(The Open University (OUUK), 2011)How do we become individuals? This unit looks at how genes and the environment interact making each of us unique. Looking at the period between conception and birth you will examine the issues of nature or nurture to see ...

Managing coastal environments
(The Open University (OUUK), 201307)Coastal environments are by their nature everchanging. This unit looks at the example of the Blackwater Estuary in Essex, England, describing how the current state of the estuary came to be. It examines the contests and ...

Managing complexity: A systems approach
(The Open University (OUUK), 2011)Do you need to change the way you think when faced with a complex situation? This unit examines how systemic thinking and practice enables you to cope with the connections between things, events and ideas. By taking a ...

Managing complexity: A systems approach – introduction
(The Open University (OUUK), 2011)Do you need to change the way you think when faced with a complex situation? This unit examines how systemic thinking and practice enables you to cope with the connections between things, events and ideas. By taking a ...

A Manual of Online Molecular Biology Techniques
(University of Cape Town, 2005)This is a collection of triedandtrue technique descriptions used in teaching postgraduate students in the Department of Molecular & Cell Biology at UCT.

Manual of SDSPAGE and Immunoblotting Techniques
(University of Cape Town, 201510)This book is a manual of useful methods for SDSpolyacrylamide gel electrophoresis and immunoblotting.

Materials Characterization
(National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 201609)This course covers the following topics: Scope of optical metallographic studies: Image formation, resolving power, numerical aperture, empty magnification, depth of focus, components of microscopes, important lens defects ...

Materials Science
(Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 2011)This course introduces students to the science of materials, including the scopes of physics, chemistry and basic engineering which complement the so called interdisciplinary area of materials science. Emphasis is given ...

Mathematical Physics I
(African Virtual University (AVU), 2011)This module deals with the mathematical elements essential to understanding physics courses, namely the study of real functions, derivation and integration of a function with one and several real variables, the development ...

Mathematical Physics II
(African Virtual University (AVU), 2010)This Mathematical Physics II module builds on the Mathematical Physics I module. It addresses differential and integral calculus tools for functions (scalar and vector) of multiple variables. It reviews the areas of vectors, ...

Mathematics for Chemistry Workbook
(Not available, 201405)A workbook for chemists on the underlying mathematics needed to study chemistry at beginning undergraduate level. Videos of worked solutions to many of the problems in this workbook can be also found in JORUM.

Matter & Interactions
(University of Cape Town, 2010)Modern mechanics: Matter and interactions, conservation laws, the momentum principle, atomic nature of matter, conservation of energy, energy in macroscopic systems, energy quantization, multiparticle systems, exploring ...

The measure of matter
(201404)Units and dimensions ; The meaning of measure; Significant figures and rounding off; Reliability of a measurement; Drawing conclusions from data;

Mechanical Behaviour of Materials: Superelasticity and shape memory alloys
(University of Cambridge, 201308)This teaching and learning package (TLP) introduces the phenomena of superelasticity and the shape memory effect.

Mechanics
(African Virtual University (AVU), 2010)This module is a first degree course in Mechanics. The module starts with a treatment of vectors and vectors calculus and attempts to explain all the topics in mechanics from this basis. It is hoped that the students ...

Mechanics
(University of Alberta, 201304)This book has been designed for a onesemester introductory algebrabased physics course in mechanics.  1. Introduction: The Nature of Science and Physics  2. ...

Mechanics I
(African Virtual University (AVU), 2011)This module of Mechanics 1 addresses aspects experienced in daily life and in our environment including: * Physical quantities and vector operators * Kinematics of a material point in one dimension and two ...

Mechanics II
(African Virtual University (AVU), 2010)The central concepts of this module (Mechanics II) are dynamics of a system of particles, rotational motion and Gravitation. The module begins with the study of impulse of a force and its relation with momentum. The ...

Meiosis and Mitosis
(The Open University (OUUK), 201603)This free course, Meiosis and mitosis, looks at how units of inheritance are transmitted from one generation to the next. First you will look at what happens to the chromosomes of animals and plants during the process of ...