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Sociology - timeline of key studies on crime and deviance

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Timeline giving brief summaries of key studies published between 1955 and 1997 on the sociology of crime and deviance. The timeline is arranged into the following subject sections: interpreting crime; labelling; crime and gender.

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sociology | social sciences | criminology | social problems | social research | gender | Social studies | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | Learning | Design and delivery of programmes | UK EL06 = SCQF 6 | Advanced courses | NICAT 3 | CQFW 3 | Advanced | A/AS Level | NVQ 3 | Higher | SVQ 3 | UK EL07 = SCQF 7 | Higher Certificate | NICAT 4 | CQFW 4 | NVQ 4 | Advanced Higher | SVQ 4 | HN Certificate | UK EL08 = SCQF 8 | Higher Diploma | NICAT 5 | CQFW 5 | HN Diploma | Diploma in HE | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | L000 | E

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Image of a yellow cross

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This an image of a yellow cross superimposed on a map.

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crosses | maps | indicators | Business and Administrative studies | Social studies | BUSINESS / MANAGEMENT / OFFICE STUDIES | Employability | Design and delivery of programmes | UK EL04 = SCQF 4 | Foundational Level | NICAT 1 | CQFW 1 | Foundation | GCSE D-G | NVQ 1 | Intermediate 1 | | UK EL05 = SCQF 5 | Intermediate level | Intermediate | NICAT 2 | CQFW 2 | Intermediate | GSCE A-C | NVQ 2 | | UK EL06 = SCQF 6 | Advanced courses | NICAT 3 | CQFW 3 | Advanced | A/AS Level | NVQ 3 | Higher | SVQ 3 | UK EL07 = SCQF 7 | Higher Certificate | NICAT 4 | CQFW 4 | NVQ 4 | Advanced Higher | SVQ 4 | HN Certificate | UK EL08 = SCQF 8 | Higher Diploma | NICAT 5 | CQFW 5 | HN Diploma | Diploma in HE | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | administrative studies | N000 | L000 | A

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V0000825 Margin of error

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Exercise explaining the use of the term 'margin of error' in surveys. Includes links to related web resources, interactive self assessment tests and a bibliography.

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statistics | surveys | sampling procedures | opinion polls | Social studies | Mathematical and Computer Sciences | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | MATHEMATICS | Learning | Design and delivery of programmes | UK EL04 = SCQF 4 | Foundational Level | NICAT 1 | CQFW 1 | Foundation | GCSE D-G | NVQ 1 | Intermediate 1 | | UK EL05 = SCQF 5 | Intermediate level | Intermediate | NICAT 2 | CQFW 2 | Intermediate | GSCE A-C | NVQ 2 | | UK EL06 = SCQF 6 | Advanced courses | NICAT 3 | CQFW 3 | Advanced | A/AS Level | NVQ 3 | Higher | SVQ 3 | Computer science | I100 | L000 | SCIENCES and MATHEMATICS | E | R

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Access Grid tutorial : unit 2

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The second unit of the Access Grid tutorial looks at how social scientists might use the Access Grid.

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video conferencing | e-learning | social sciences | research | computer-assisted instruction | internet | Mathematical and Computer Sciences | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | INFORMATION | Social studies | Institutions | Teaching | Learning | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | UK EL11 = SCQF 11 | Masters | NICAT 7 | CQFW 7 | UK EL12 = SCQF 12 | Doctorate | NICAT 8 | CQFW 8 | Computer science | I100 | L000 | EDUCATION / TRAINING / TEACHING | INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY and INFORMATION | G | C | E

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Ethnicity and culture

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This exercise looks at census data and ethnicity. Provides study materials and self-assessment activities on demography, values and education. Includes links to online source materials and a glossary.

Subjects

culture | statistics | ethnic groups | Mathematical and Computer Sciences | Social studies | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | SCQF4 | Foundation Level | NICAT 1 | Foundation | GCSE D-G | NVQ 1 | Intermediate 1 | UK EL05 = SCQF 5 | Intermediate level | Intermediate | NICAT 2 | CQFW 2 | Intermediate | GSCE A-C | NVQ 2 | | Learning | Students | Computer science | I100 | L000 | E

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Access Grid tutorial : unit 1

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Introductory unit in the Access Grid tutorial. Unit 1 explains what Access Grid is and describes the features and technology of the system.

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video conferencing | e-learning | social sciences | research | computer-assisted instruction | internet | Mathematical and Computer Sciences | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | INFORMATION | Social studies | Teaching | Learning | Institutions | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | UK EL11 = SCQF 11 | Masters | NICAT 7 | CQFW 7 | UK EL12 = SCQF 12 | Doctorate | NICAT 8 | CQFW 8 | Computer science | I100 | L000 | EDUCATION / TRAINING / TEACHING | INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY and INFORMATION | G | C | E

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Poverty and inequality (racial diversity)

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This exercise provides an introduction to the relationship between poverty and ethnicity. Examines issues such as attitudes towards ethnic minorities. Includes links to external web resources, interactive self assessment activities and a glossary.

Subjects

deprivation | ethnic groups | discrimination | racism | racial inequality | Social studies | AREA STUDIES / CULTURAL STUDIES / LANGUAGES / LITERATURE | SCQF4 | Foundation Level | NICAT 1 | Foundation | GCSE D-G | NVQ 1 | Intermediate 1 | UK EL05 = SCQF 5 | Intermediate level | Intermediate | NICAT 2 | CQFW 2 | Intermediate | GSCE A-C | NVQ 2 | | UK EL06 = SCQF 6 | Advanced courses | NICAT 3 | CQFW 3 | Advanced | A/AS Level | NVQ 3 | Higher | SVQ 3 | Learning | Design and delivery of programmes | L000 | F

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Religions of India

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This resource is a map of India with individual block graphs positioned over various areas to depict the percentage of people of different faiths - Hindu, Muslim, Christian and Sikh - for that area.

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religions | maps | india | hinduism | islam | christianity | sikhism | asia | Social studies | Eastern Asiatic | African | American and Australasian Languages | Literature and related subjects | Historical and Philosophical studies | AREA STUDIES / CULTURAL STUDIES / LANGUAGES / LITERATURE | HUMANITIES (HISTORY / ARCHAEOLOGY / RELIGIOUS STUDIES / PHILOSOPHY) | Learning | Teaching | Design and delivery of programmes | UK EL05 = SCQF 5 | Intermediate level | Intermediate | NICAT 2 | CQFW 2 | Intermediate | GSCE A-C | NVQ 2 | | UK EL06 = SCQF 6 | Advanced courses | NICAT 3 | CQFW 3 | Advanced | A/AS Level | NVQ 3 | Higher | SVQ 3 | UK EL07 = SCQF 7 | Higher Certificate | NICAT 4 | CQFW 4 | NVQ 4 | Advanced Higher | SVQ 4 | HN Certificate | UK EL08 = SCQF 8 | Higher Diploma | NICAT 5 | CQFW 5 | HN Diploma | Diploma in HE | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | philosophical studies | V000 | L000 | EDUCATION / TRAINING / TEACHING | F | G | D

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Demand

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An economics learning object produced for the X4L Colossus Project, which discusses aspects of the economic concept demand.

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christy | colossus project | demand | economics | prices | colossus | Social studies | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | Teaching | Design and delivery of programmes | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | L000 | E

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Census analysis and GIS- unit 1

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Unit 1: introduction to the Census outlines the Census analysis and GIS module syllabus and assessments. Covers the resources available including census data sets, recommended books, articles and manuals and a list of related web links.

Subjects

geography | population | learning resources | statistical data | Social studies | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | Learning | Design and delivery of programmes | UK EL11 = SCQF 11 | Masters | NICAT 7 | CQFW 7 | L000 | E

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Golcha cinema

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This is a colour photograph of the historic Golcha Cinema in Daryaganj, Old Delhi.

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movies | urban | 21st century | cinemas | films | film industry | culture | india | delhi | asia | Social studies | Eastern Asiatic | African | American and Australasian Languages | Literature and related subjects | AREA STUDIES / CULTURAL STUDIES / LANGUAGES / LITERATURE | Learning | Teaching | Design and delivery of programmes | UK EL06 = SCQF 6 | Advanced courses | NICAT 3 | CQFW 3 | Advanced | A/AS Level | NVQ 3 | Higher | SVQ 3 | UK EL07 = SCQF 7 | Higher Certificate | NICAT 4 | CQFW 4 | NVQ 4 | Advanced Higher | SVQ 4 | HN Certificate | UK EL08 = SCQF 8 | Higher Diploma | NICAT 5 | CQFW 5 | HN Diploma | Diploma in HE | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | L000 | COMMUNICATION / MEDIA / PUBLISHING | EDUCATION / TRAINING / TEACHING | F | K | G

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Sociology : law

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Exercise providing an introduction to recorded crime statistics, victims of crime and social control. Includes interactive assessments and a glossary.

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socialisation | social control | norms | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | Social studies | SCQF4 | Foundation Level | NICAT 1 | Foundation | GCSE D-G | NVQ 1 | Intermediate 1 | UK EL05 = SCQF 5 | Intermediate level | Intermediate | NICAT 2 | CQFW 2 | Intermediate | GSCE A-C | NVQ 2 | | Assessment | Students | L000 | E

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Countries and Citizens (LIMMD) Unit 3

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Unit 3 of the Countries and Citizens: Linking International Macro and Micro Data e-learning materials. Using a series of examples, this unit covers how to undertake cross-national comparisons using international micro data. It will examine some of the methodological issues relating to using data from different surveys, including problems of harmonisation and the role of national context in shaping differential responses across countries. This will draw on examples of good practice such as the European Social Survey (ESS). By the end of this students will be able to: 1.Use international micro data to undertake cross-national comparisons. 2.Recognise some of the methodological issues involved in using data from different surveys i.e. harmonisation and the role of national context in shaping

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data | national data | statistics | methodology | research methods | micro data | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | Social studies | Employability | Educational research | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | UK EL11 = SCQF 11 | Masters | NICAT 7 | CQFW 7 | UK EL12 = SCQF 12 | Doctorate | NICAT 8 | CQFW 8 | L000 | E

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Supply

Description

This exercise looks at the nature of supply, in relation to goods and services, through the use of activities and interactive tests. The learning object was developed by Stevenson College Edinburgh as part of the JISC X4L Colossus Project 2006.

Subjects

supply and demand | economics | prices | supply | colossus | Social studies | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | Learning | Design and delivery of programmes | UK EL07 = SCQF 7 | Higher Certificate | NICAT 4 | CQFW 4 | NVQ 4 | Advanced Higher | SVQ 4 | HN Certificate | UK EL08 = SCQF 8 | Higher Diploma | NICAT 5 | CQFW 5 | HN Diploma | Diploma in HE | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | L000 | E

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Factors of production

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This learning object was developed for the X4L Colossus Project. It discusses the four factors of production : land, labour, capital and enterprise.

Subjects

christy | colossus project | economics | economic factors | production | stevenson college edinburgh | x4l | capital | labour | enterprise | colossus | factor | Social studies | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | Learning | Design and delivery of programmes | UK EL06 = SCQF 6 | Advanced courses | NICAT 3 | CQFW 3 | Advanced | A/AS Level | NVQ 3 | Higher | SVQ 3 | UK EL07 = SCQF 7 | Higher Certificate | NICAT 4 | CQFW 4 | NVQ 4 | Advanced Higher | SVQ 4 | HN Certificate | L000 | E

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SAMD Tutorial (Complete)

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Social Science Training and Awareness Tutorial describing the e-Social Science demonstrator project SAMD (Seamless Access to Multiple Datasets). The tutorial includes an introduction and background information to SAMD, a description of the technology, how to use SAMD and how SAMD could be scaled-up for use in other areas.

Subjects

social science research | networking | data analysis | data banks | internet | grid technologies | Mathematical and Computer Sciences | Social studies | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | INFORMATION | Employability | Educational research | Students | Institutions | UK EL11 = SCQF 11 | Masters | NICAT 7 | CQFW 7 | UK EL12 = SCQF 12 | Doctorate | NICAT 8 | CQFW 8 | Computer science | I100 | L000 | INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY and INFORMATION | C | E

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Census analysis and GIS - unit 4

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This object is subtitled, 'Mapping census data for large areas, map resources and techniques'. It contains a tutorial, a PowerPoint presentation and an activity sheet. The tutorial gives guidance and links to learning materials provided by the Collection of Historical and Contemporary Census Data and Materials (CHCC) for which an Athens password is required. An introduction to the different geographies used in the United Kingdom such as Administrative Geography and Postal Geography is given along with a look at the use of Universal Data Maps. There is also an introduction to US Census geography. The PowerPoint presentation is provided by the US Census Bureau giving an overview of Census 2000 geographic concepts and products. The activity sheet relates to learning materials provide in CHC

Subjects

geography | population | mapping | geographic information systems | united states | Social studies | Geographic Locations | MATHEMATICS | Employability | Learning | Design and delivery of programmes | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | L000 | SCIENCES and MATHEMATICS | R

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Census analysis and GIS - unit 3

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Unit 3 of the Census analysis and GIS module deals with the Census data matrix: distribution, composition and change percentages, location quotients, indicators of change and indicators of diversity (Entropy Index). The unit looks at the use of census data and explains how to compute indicators using Excel. Focuses on ethnic group indicators using the examples of Birmingham in the United Kingdom and Birmingham in the United States. The unit includes a reading list, practical exercise and activity sheet.

Subjects

geography | census statistics | ethnicity | population | Social studies | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | Design and delivery of programmes | Learning | UK EL11 = SCQF 11 | Masters | NICAT 7 | CQFW 7 | L000 | E

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Environmental citizenship

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Exercise looking at climate change and our impact on the environment. There are tasks focusing on ways we can reduce our carbon footprint and the work of environmental campaign groups. Includes links to related websites and carbon calculators and suggestions for teachers on using this resource.

Subjects

global warming | climate change | environment | carbon footprint | campaigning | Social studies | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | Learning | Design and delivery of programmes | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | L000 | E

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Making citizens

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Exercise focusing on the knowledge and skills required for citizenship. There is background information on British immigration policy and tasks looking at citizenship tests, citizenship ceremonies and citizenship education in schools. Includes an interactive citizenship test, links to related websites and suggestions for teachers on how this resource could be used.

Subjects

immigration | citizens | nationality | civil rights | Social studies | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | Law | Learning | Design and delivery of programmes | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | M000 | L000 | E

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Disability and citizenship

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Exercise focusing on disability and citizenship. Includes an introduction to the subject and sections looking at the social model of disability and the barriers faced by students with disabilities. A selection of video clips, a video on society's attitude to people with disabilities and links to external resources are also provided.

Subjects

disabled students | citizenship | university | disability discrimination | APPEARANCE | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | Social studies | Learning | Students | National systems and policy | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | L000 | FAMILY CARE / PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT / PERSONAL CARE and APPEARANCE | H | E

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Global citizenship

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Exercise looking at global citizenship. There is an introduction to the topic providing various definitions of the term 'global citizenship' along with a number of tasks examining the theoretical ideas and academic debates surrounding the concepts of globalisation and citizenship. Includes presentations, video clips, related web links and suggestions for teachers on how this resource could be used.

Subjects

globalisation | education | citizens | critical literacy | social responsibility | Social studies | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | Learning | Design and delivery of programmes | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | L000 | E

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A day in the life : Somie village, province de l'Adamaoua, Cameroon

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This resource features a series of video clips taken in Somie, a village in Cameroon, at approximately one hour intervals throughout the period 6am-7pm of Wednesday 21 April 1999. The clips were taken in three locations: the central village square; a crossroads near the village dispensary; and outside the ethnographer's house in a residential part of the village. Clips may be viewed individually or simultaneously: for example, students can simultaneously view the 6am clips from all three locations, or all the clips from one particular location, for comparative purposes. Introductory text is provided, as are ideas for activities based around the clips, and questions to generate discussion.

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cameroon | ethnography | africa | villages | anthropology | communities | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | Eastern Asiatic | African | American and Australasian Languages | Literature and related subjects | AREA STUDIES / CULTURAL STUDIES / LANGUAGES / LITERATURE | Social studies | Learning | Design and delivery of programmes | UK EL07 = SCQF 7 | Higher Certificate | NICAT 4 | CQFW 4 | NVQ 4 | Advanced Higher | SVQ 4 | HN Certificate | UK EL08 = SCQF 8 | Higher Diploma | NICAT 5 | CQFW 5 | HN Diploma | Diploma in HE | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | L000 | F | E

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Active citizenship

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Exercise looking at political activism. Includes an introduction to the topic and three tasks to be completed. These focus on historical case studies of political action, an examination of the different methods of political campaigning and organising and planning a political campaign. Includes notes for teachers dealing with how the resource could be used.

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politics | political action | campaigns | citizenship | Social studies | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | Learning | Assessment | Design and delivery of programmes | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | L000 | E

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SAMD Tutorial : unit 1

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First unit in this tutorial providing background information to the SAMD (Seamless Access to Multiple Databases) demonstrator project.

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social science research | internet | grid | networking | data analysis | data banks | INFORMATION | POLITICS / ECONOMICS / LAW / SOCIAL SCIENCES | Social studies | Mathematical and Computer Sciences | UK EL11 = SCQF 11 | Masters | NICAT 7 | CQFW 7 | UK EL12 = SCQF 12 | Doctorate | NICAT 8 | CQFW 8 | Students | Educational research | Assessment | Computer science | I100 | L000 | INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY and INFORMATION | C | E

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