This is a practical guide for the student fact-checker. It supplements generic information literacy with the specific web-based techniques that can get students closer to the truth on the web more quickly... show the rest of description.
This is a free, online textbook offered by the Global Text Project at University of Georgia. "The Global Text Project's international version of the 8th edition of the well-known accounting text. well-known accounting text.״.. show the rest of description.
This module covers the normal physiology of acidbase, buffering systems, and reaction of the body to changes in acid-base levels. It includes a pre-assessment, 4 standard patient scenarios and 1 challenge scenario. Students complete a certificate at the end that can be printed or uploaded to a.. show the rest of description.
This book was written and submitted to the Open Textbook Challenge by Dr. Olivier Bonaventure of the Université catholique de Louvain (UCL) in Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium. He also serves as the Education Director of ACM SIGCOMM. Computer Networking has already been used by several universities.. show the rest of description.
This course focuses on the fundamentals of information security that are used in protecting both the information present in computer storage as well as information traveling over computer networks. Interest in information security has been spurred by the pervasive use of computer-based applications.. show the rest of description.
The Health IT Workforce Curriculum was developed for U.S. community colleges to enhance workforce training programmes in health information technology. The curriculum consist of 20 courses of 3 credits each. Each course includes instructor manuals, learning objectives, syllabi, video lectures with.. show the rest of description.
This is a free, online textbook offered by Saylor Foundation.
'International Business is one of the most challenging and exciting courses to teach in the Business School. To teach a current, dynamic and complete course you need a textbook by authors as passionate and informed about International.. show the rest of description.
An undergraduate Open Textbook created by William Hart, Ph.D. and his graduate students in MCM510 at Norfolk State University. Each chapter features multiple sections related to its topic and contains a chapter review, definition of terms, and extensive references for further exploration of.. show the rest of description.
This is a free course offered by the Saylor Foundation.
'The purpose of this course, as governed by the textbook at its core, Understanding Media and Culture: An Introduction to Mass Communication, is to complete a fairly comprehensive examination of the evolution and impact of the media,.. show the rest of description.
As their site states, "Saylor.org is a free and open collection of college level courses." This site has links to a number of biology courses, from introductory molecular and cellular biology, to more advanced topics such as marine biology, microbiology, immunology, and more. Courses contain.. show the rest of description.
This free and open online course in Public Speaking was produced by the WA State Board for Community & Technical Colleges [http://sbctc.edu/].
This course assists students in developing oral communication skills. Classroom practice, the Internet, e-mail, community interactions, and other resources.. show the rest of description.
This book covers Python from the perspective of data exploration with the intention of teaching students practical skills in Python which they can put to good use in any situation where there is some need to look at data problems that cannot be easily handled in a spreadsheet. In addition to.. show the rest of description.
This is a free, online course offered by the Saylor Foundation.
'Whether you know it or not, you are actively contributing to a comprehensive media environment forged on both regional and global levels – even when you are privately using social media websites! The media we use today has come a.. show the rest of description.
'Spanish I can be adapted for a hybrid delivery system or solely distance delivery.' Although this is designed as a course, it can also be used as an interactive textbook.
'The site is media-rich and interactive, driven by video that was shot on-site in Guadalajara, Mexico. Versions are available.. show the rest of description.
This is a free course offered as part of the Saylor Foundation's Professional Development program. 'This program is designed especially for adult learners who are ready to learn and apply skills demanded by today’s employers. Whether you are new to the employment world or wish to develop and.. show the rest of description.
LIS 1000, Introduction to Information Literacy, contains learning objectives, rubrics, lesson plans, and assessments designed to teach and assess the necessary skills expected in a two-year Florida college student. Learning objectives were adapted from the Association of College and Research.. show the rest of description.
This free, online text/course introduces the student to vaccinations. "The unit begins with the early history of smallpox – the first infectious disease to be eradicated by a vaccination programme. At the end of section 1," you will be asked to "read an article on the history of smallpox, then,.. show the rest of description.
״Grassroots journalists are dismantling Big Media's monopoly on the news, transforming it from a lecture to a conversation. Not content to accept the news as reported, these readers-turned-reporters are publishing in real time to a worldwide audience via the Internet. The impact of their work is.. show the rest of description.
"Computer Networking : Principles, Protocols and Practice" is an open-source ebook that explains the main principles of Computer Networking and the key protocols that are used on the Internet. The Ebook is intended to be used for an upper-level undergraduate networking course. The first part.. show the rest of description.
Copyright for Librarians is a joint project of the Berkman Center for Internet & Society and EIFL, a consortium of libraries from 50 countries in Africa, Asia and Europe. The goal of the project is to provide librarians in developing and transitional countries information concerning copyright law... show the rest of description.
c'Several fundamental ideas in calculus are more than 2000 years old. As a formal subdiscipline of mathematics, calculus was first introduced and developed in the late 1600s, with key independent contributions from Sir Isaac Newton and Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz. Mathematicians agree that the.. show the rest of description.