Searching for English : 3423 results found | RSS Feed for this search

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137

Seeing our world through science

Description

Authors:  Dr Riashna Sithaldeen and Dr Thomas Jarrett We live in a time of exciting discoveries and developments in the field of science, allowing us to ‘see’ more than ever before – including ‘seeing’ into the past, the present and the future. Clicked 76 times. Last clicked 08/18/2014 - 08:01. Teaching & Learning Context:  For anyone who wants to learn more about seeing our world through science.

Subjects

Centre for Higher Education Development | Centre for Open Learning | Audio | Audio Lectures | English | Post-secondary | archeology | astronomy | Riashna Sithaldeen | Science | Thomas Jarrett

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Big Science: SKA and the next phase of Astronomy in Africa

Description

Authors:  Dr Jasper Horrell In 2012 the country celebrated the news that South Africa had won a substantial part of the bid to build the most ambitious radio astronomy array in the world. Clicked 50 times. Last clicked 06/06/2014 - 15:53. Teaching & Learning Context:  For anyone interested in SKA and Astronomy.

Subjects

Centre for Higher Education Development | Centre for Open Learning | Audio | Audio Lectures | English | Post-secondary | astronomy | Jasper Horrell | Science in Africa | SKA

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

World design capital 2014: Transforming Cape Town through Design

Description

Authors:  Bulelwa Makalima-Ngewana, Managing Director, Cape Town Partnership Cape Town has been designated World Design Capital® (WDC) for 2014. This designation is unique in its aim to focus on the broader essence of design’s impact on urban spaces, economies and citizens. Clicked 71 times. Last clicked 08/22/2014 - 10:30. Teaching & Learning Context:  For anyone who wants to know more about transforming Cape Town through design.

Subjects

Centre for Higher Education Development | Centre for Open Learning | Audio | Audio Lectures | English | Post-secondary | architecture | Bulelwa Makalima-Ngewana | Cape Town | design | town planning | Transformation | World design capital

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Writers reading: favourite books

Description

Authors:  Michiel Heyns, Finuala Dowling, Imraan Coovadia, Yewande Omotoso, Henrietta Rose-Innes What books do writers read for pleasure? This course will reveal which recent books five prominent South African writers are currently enjoying and why. Clicked 62 times. Last clicked 07/29/2014 - 22:50. Teaching & Learning Context:  For anyone interested in learning more about what prominent SA writers read for pleasure.

Subjects

Centre for Higher Education Development | Centre for Open Learning | Audio | Audio Lectures | English | Post-secondary | authors | Finuala Dowling | Henrietta Rose-Innes | Imraan Coovadia | literature | poetry | poets | SA writers | South African writers | Yewande Omotoso

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Xhosa in 45 minutes

Description

Authors:  Dr Tessa Dowling by Dr Tessa Dowling, Department of African Languages, University of Cape Town Clicked 840 times. Last clicked 10/24/2014 - 09:56. Teaching & Learning Context:  For anyone interested in taking their first steps towards learning the Xhosa language.

Subjects

Centre for Higher Education Development | Centre for Open Learning | Audio | Audio Lectures | English | Secondary | basics | How to | language | Tessa Dowling | Xhosa

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

The birth of modern astronomy

Description

Authors:  Emeritus Prof. David Wolfe by Emeritus Professor David Wolfe, University of New Mexico and visiting lecturer, Physics Department, UCT Clicked 123 times. Last clicked 08/28/2014 - 00:51. Teaching & Learning Context:  For anyone interested in learning more about the origins of astronomy.

Subjects

Centre for Higher Education Development | Centre for Open Learning | Audio | Audio Lectures | English | Post-secondary | astronomy | David Wolfe | history | Johannes Kepler | Nicholas Copernicus | Science | Tycho Brahe

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Sudden cardiac death: What everyone should know

Description

Authors:  Coordinated by Professor Bongani M. Mayosi Coordinated by Professor Bongani M. Mayosi, physician and cardiologist, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town Clicked 73 times. Last clicked 01/14/2015 - 20:33. Teaching & Learning Context:  Update your knowledge about health and heart related issues.

Subjects

Centre for Higher Education Development | Centre for Open Learning | Audio | Audio Lectures | English | Post-secondary | Bongani Mayosi | cardiac | Dirk Blom | health | health care | heart | medicine | Peter Schwartz

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

verse

Description

Authors:  Dr Jean Moorcroft Wilson by Dr Jean Moorcroft Wilson, biographer, publisher and lecturer, Birkbeck College, University of London Clicked 70 times. Last clicked 01/14/2015 - 20:31. Teaching & Learning Context:  For lovers of literature and students who want an overview of the lives and writing of Virginia Woolf, Sylvia Plath, Wiliam Boys and Yevgeny Yevtuschenko.

Subjects

Centre for Higher Education Development | Centre for Open Learning | Audio | Audio Lectures | English | Post-secondary | Jean Moorcroft Wilson | literature | Orlando | poetry | Sylvia Plath | Virginia Woolf | William Boyd | Yevgeny Yevtuschenko

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Celebrating the Kirstenbosch centenary

Description

Authors:  Coordinated by Professor Brian J. Huntley Coordinated by Professor Brian J. Huntley, Department of Botany, UCT, and former CEO, SANBI, Kirstenbosch; the lecturers are all associated with SANBI Clicked 42 times. Last clicked 07/18/2014 - 13:23. Teaching & Learning Context:  For anyone interested in plants and the Kirstenbosch gardens.

Subjects

Centre for Higher Education Development | Centre for Open Learning | Audio | Audio Lectures | English | Post-secondary | climate change | cycads | flora | garden | Kirstenbosch | plant use

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

The history of Western medicine: from Imhotep to Christiaan Barnard

Description

Authors:  Prof. Ian A. Aaronson by Professor Ian A. Aaronson, Director of Paediatric Urology, Medical University of South Carolina, USA Clicked 84 times. Last clicked 09/25/2014 - 11:05. Teaching & Learning Context:  For anyone interested in learning more about the origins of Western medicine.

Subjects

Centre for Higher Education Development | Centre for Open Learning | Audio | Audio Lectures | English | Post-secondary | history | Ian A. Aaronson | medical education | medicine | Western medicine

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

The 2013 Library Survival Guide

Description

Authors:  Alex d'Angelo This guide will help you to find full text electronic information for tutorials and essays. Clicked 94 times. Last clicked 04/04/2014 - 10:59. Teaching & Learning Context:  This resource is useful for all students new to the library.

Subjects

African Cinema Unit | Humanities | Downloadable Documents | Training Materials | English | Secondary | electronic information | University of Cape Town | University of Cape Town libraries

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Pricing carbon in Australia and South Africa

Description

Authors:  Harald Winkler A blog post, video interview and a phone interview of Harald Winkler's recent trip to Australia to look at their carbon pricing mechanism (CPM) and related institutions and initiatives. Clicked 47 times. Last clicked 09/24/2014 - 06:50. Teaching & Learning Context:  The Energy Research Centre (ERC) is a multi-disciplinary energy research centre, housed in the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment at the University of Cape Town. The Centre conducts high quality, targeted and relevant research as well as offering postgraduate opportunities at the Masters and PhD lev

Subjects

Energy Research Centre | Engineering and the Built Environment | Other | English | Post-secondary | capacity building | carcbon pricing mecanism | sustainable development research

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

: A world classic in a South African context

Description

Authors:  Emeritus Prof Richard Whitaker by Emeritus Professor Richard Whitaker, translator, writer, freelance travel writer Clicked 50 times. Last clicked 10/17/2014 - 02:26. Teaching & Learning Context:  For anyone interested in learning more about the interpretation and translation of Homer's epic in a South African context.

Subjects

Centre for Higher Education Development | Centre for Open Learning | Audio | Audio Lectures | English | Post-secondary | classics | history | Homer | Iliad | literature | Richard Whitaker

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

film

Description

Authors:  Dr Jessica Tiffin by Dr Jessica Tiffin, Student Development Officer, Faculty of Humanities Undergraduate Office, University of Cape Town Clicked 82 times. Last clicked 11/22/2014 - 23:20. Teaching & Learning Context:  For anyone interested in learning more about tracing the figure of the vampire in Western culture, from its folkloric roots to modern literature and film.

Subjects

Centre for Higher Education Development | Centre for Open Learning | Audio | Audio Lectures | English | Post-secondary | folklore | Jessica Tiffin | literature | vampires

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

The life and art of Hans Christian Andersen

Description

Authors:  Karin Fernald by Karin Fernald, freelance writer, performer, speaker Clicked 59 times. Last clicked 07/16/2014 - 14:46. Teaching & Learning Context:  For anyone interested in learning more about the life and art of this famous Danish storyteller.

Subjects

Centre for Higher Education Development | Centre for Open Learning | Audio | Audio Lectures | English | Secondary | fairytales | folklore | Hans Christian Andersen | Karin Fernald | literature

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Great Zimbabwe in the 21st century

Description

Authors:  Dr Shadreck Chirikure by Dr Shadreck Chirikure, Department of Archaeology, University of Cape Town Clicked 57 times. Last clicked 09/09/2014 - 07:53. Teaching & Learning Context:  For anyone interested in learning more about Great Zimbabwe.

Subjects

Centre for Higher Education Development | Centre for Open Learning | Audio | Audio Lectures | English | Post-secondary | archeology | Great Zimbabwe | history | Shadreck Chirikure

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Living with great white sharks in Cape Town

Description

Authors:  Coordinated by Alison Kock Coordinated by Alison Kock, Research Manager, Shark Spotters Clicked 122 times. Last clicked 08/05/2014 - 03:30. Teaching & Learning Context:  For surfers, conservationists, lifeguards and anyone interested in the topic of living with great white sharks in Cape Town.

Subjects

Centre for Higher Education Development | Centre for Open Learning | Audio | Audio Lectures | English | Secondary | Alison Kock | great white sharks | Gregg Oelofse | marine environment | oceanography | Oceans Research | Ryan Johnson | sharks | Sharkspotters

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Epidemics in South African History

Description

Authors:  Prof Howard Phillips by Professor Howard Phillips, Department of Historical Studies, University of Cape Town Clicked 144 times. Last clicked 07/31/2014 - 20:34. Teaching & Learning Context:  For anyone interested in learning about epidemics in SA history.

Subjects

Centre for Higher Education Development | Centre for Open Learning | Audio | Audio Lectures | English | Post-secondary | epidemics | history | Howard Phillips | medicine | South African history

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

China in Africa

Description

Authors:  Dr Ross Anthony by Dr Ross Anthony, Research Fellow, Centre for Chinese Studies, Stellenbosch University Clicked 87 times. Last clicked 11/24/2014 - 16:27. Teaching & Learning Context:  For anyone interested in learning more about China's role in Africa's economy and politics.

Subjects

Centre for Higher Education Development | Centre for Open Learning | Audio | Audio Lectures | English | Post-secondary | economics | Politics | Ross Anthony | trade relations

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Globally Harmonized System (GHS) symbols and meanings

Description

Authors:  Dr Andrea Rother The Globally Harmonized System of Classification & Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) is a system with the objective of harmonizing information on labels & SDSs. Clicked 129 times. Last clicked 08/01/2014 - 11:22. Teaching & Learning Context:  This card can be used as part of training on the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) symbols and meanings

Subjects

Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health Research | Health Sciences | Downloadable Documents | Training Materials | English | Secondary | COEHR | GHS | Globally Harmonised System | Hazard communication | Meanings | Symbols | Visual identification | Warning

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Improving Notification of Pesticide Poisonings

Description

Authors:  Dr Andrea Rother This document is intended to assist health care professionals, environmental health practitioners and health promoters in identifying the pesticide involved in suspected pesticide poisoning cases so a Clicked 25 times. Last clicked 07/31/2014 - 23:17. Teaching & Learning Context:  This point chart can be distributed to health care professionals, environmental health practitioners and health promoters to assist them in providing correct and complete information when notifying the Department of Health of pesticide poisonings.

Subjects

Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health Research | Health Sciences | Downloadable Documents | Training Materials | English | Post-secondary | COEHR | Pesticide Active Ingredients | Pesticide Poisonings | Pesticides | Point chart | Poisonings | Visual identification

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

EEE4084F Digital Systems

Description

Authors:  Simon Winberg The objective of this course is for students to develop an understanding of the concepts involved in the design and development of high performance and special-purpose digital computing systems, in te Clicked 118 times. Last clicked 07/27/2014 - 11:34. Teaching & Learning Context:  The course involves lectures in a standard lecture venue. Projects and pracs are done using computers and other hardware in a laboratory. Presentation slides and the assignments are available on the publicly accessible website for this course. Correspondence and assistance with assignments are provid

Subjects

Electrical Engineering | Engineering and the Built Environment | Downloadable Documents | Other | Text/HTML Webpages | Video | English | Post-secondary | digital systems | FPGA | HDL | high performance computing | parallel computing | VLSI

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Procedures in Emergency Medicine: Application of below-knee backslab

Description

Authors:  Dr Almero Oosthuizen & Cape Town Emergency Medicine Registrars This video is part of a series of videos demonstrating common procedures performed in the Emergency Medicine setting. It was prepared by Cape Town Emergency Medicine's consultants and registrars. Clicked 140 times. Last clicked 07/30/2014 - 20:21. Teaching & Learning Context:  This short simulated video demonstrates the technique of applying a below-knee backslab plaster cast

Subjects

Emergency Medicine | Health Sciences | Video | Training Materials | English | Post-secondary | backslab | Below knee Backslab | Fracture | Immobilization | Plaster cast

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Procedures in Emergency Medicine: Laryngeal Mask Airway Insertion

Description

Authors:  Dr Almero Oosthuizen & Cape Town Emergency Medicine Registrars This video is part of a series of videos demonstrating common procedures performed in the Emergency Medicine setting. It was prepared by Cape Town Emergency Medicine's consultants and registrars. Clicked 87 times. Last clicked 07/30/2014 - 20:25. Teaching & Learning Context:  This short simulated video demonstrates the technique of insertion of a LARYNGEAL MASK AIRWAY

Subjects

Emergency Medicine | Health Sciences | Video | Training Materials | English | Post-secondary | Laryngeal Mask Airway | LMA

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Procedures in Emergency Medicine: Nasopharyngeal Airway Insertion

Description

Authors:  Dr Almero Oosthuizen & Cape Town Emergency Medicine Registrars This video is part of a series of videos demonstrating common procedures performed in the Emergency Medicine setting. It was prepared by Cape Town Emergency Medicine's consultants and registrars. Clicked 107 times. Last clicked 07/30/2014 - 20:26. Teaching & Learning Context:  This short simulated video demonstrates the technique of insertion of a NASOPHARYNGEAL AIRWAY (NPA)

Subjects

Emergency Medicine | Health Sciences | Video | Training Materials | English | Post-secondary | Nasopharyngeal | Nasopharyngeal airway | Ventilation

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.5/za/

Site sourced from

http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/recent-posts/feed.xml

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata