Degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions.
The ability to acquire general or special types of knowledge or skill.
The act or fact of grasping the meaning, nature, or importance of; understanding. (American Heritage Dictionary, 4th ed) Includes understanding by a patient or research subject of information disclosed orally or in writing.
The deductive study of shape, quantity, and dependence. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)
Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.
Standardized tests that measure the present general ability or aptitude for intellectual performance.
The area of medicine concerned with the effects on health and disease due to geographic factors such as CLIMATE, environmental conditions, and geographic location.
Performance of complex motor acts.
The assessing of academic or educational achievement. It includes all aspects of testing and test construction.
The exchange or transmission of ideas, attitudes, or beliefs between individuals or groups.
The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.
Auditory and visual instructional materials.
Numeric or quantitative entities, descriptions, properties, relationships, operations, and events.
The systematic surveying, mapping, charting, and description of specific geographical sites, with reference to the physical features that were presumed to influence health and disease. Medical topography should be differentiated from EPIDEMIOLOGY in that the former emphasizes geography whereas the latter emphasizes disease outbreaks.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
Success in bringing an effort to the desired end; the degree or level of success attained in some specified area (esp. scholastic) or in general.
The first meal of the day.
The capability to perform acceptably those duties directly related to patient care.
The common orally transmitted traditions, myths, festivals, songs, superstitions, and stories of all peoples.
The teaching or training of patients concerning their own health needs.
A verbal or nonverbal means of communicating ideas or feelings.
Performance of activities or tasks traditionally performed by professional health care providers. The concept includes care of oneself or one's family and friends.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
The science of language, including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, and historical linguistics. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
The discipline studying genetic composition of populations and effects of factors such as GENETIC SELECTION, population size, MUTATION, migration, and GENETIC DRIFT on the frequencies of various GENOTYPES and PHENOTYPES using a variety of GENETIC TECHNIQUES.
A learning situation involving more than one alternative from which a selection is made in order to attain a specific goal.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
A field of study concerned with the principles and processes governing the geographic distributions of genealogical lineages, especially those within and among closely related species. (Avise, J.C., Phylogeography: The History and Formation of Species. Harvard University Press, 2000)
Recording of visual and sometimes sound signals on magnetic tape.
Intellectual or mental process whereby an organism obtains knowledge.
The educational process of instructing.
The interactions between physician and patient.
Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.
Computer systems capable of assembling, storing, manipulating, and displaying geographically referenced information, i.e. data identified according to their locations.
Individual's expression of desirability or value of one course of action, outcome, or selection in contrast to others.
Cognitive mechanism based on expectations or beliefs about one's ability to perform actions necessary to produce a given effect. It is also a theoretical component of behavior change in various therapeutic treatments. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 1994)
Conversion from one language to another language.
A healthcare facility equipped to provide all but the most specialized forms of care, surgery, and diagnostic techniques.
Patient involvement in the decision-making process in matters pertaining to health.
Statistical interpretation and description of a population with reference to distribution, composition, or structure.
Persons living in the United States of Mexican (MEXICAN AMERICANS), Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central or South American, or other Spanish culture or origin. The concept does not include Brazilian Americans or Portuguese Americans.
Genotypic differences observed among individuals in a population.
Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.
The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.
The adopting or performing the role of another significant individual in order to gain insight into the behavior of that person.
A republic in southern Africa, south of TANZANIA, east of ZAMBIA and ZIMBABWE, bordered on the west by the Indian Ocean. Its capital is Maputo. It was formerly called Portuguese East Africa.
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.
A course of study offered by an educational institution.
The process of leaving one's country to establish residence in a foreign country.
Comprehensive planning for the physical development of the city.
The longterm manifestations of WEATHER. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
In evolutionary theory, overlapping geographic distribution of diverging species. In sympatric GENETIC SPECIATION, genetic diversion occurs without geographic separation.
Process of cultural change in which one group or members of a group assimilate various cultural patterns from another.
Assessment of psychological variables by the application of mathematical procedures.
The splitting of an ancestral species into daughter species that coexist in time (King, Dictionary of Genetics, 6th ed). Causal factors may include geographic isolation, HABITAT geometry, migration, REPRODUCTIVE ISOLATION, random GENETIC DRIFT and MUTATION.
The capability to perform the duties of one's profession generally, or to perform a particular professional task, with skill of an acceptable quality.
The inhabitants of peripheral or adjacent areas of a city or town.
Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the black groups of Africa.
Techniques which study entities using their topological, geometric, or geographic properties.
Persons functioning as natural, adoptive, or substitute parents. The heading includes the concept of parenthood as well as preparation for becoming a parent.
An island in the Greater Antilles in the West Indies. Its capital is San Juan. It is a self-governing commonwealth in union with the United States. It was discovered by Columbus in 1493 but no colonization was attempted until 1508. It belonged to Spain until ceded to the United States in 1898. It became a commonwealth with autonomy in internal affairs in 1952. Columbus named the island San Juan for St. John's Day, the Monday he arrived, and the bay Puerto Rico, rich harbor. The island became Puerto Rico officially in 1932. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p987 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p436)
The branch of science concerned with the interrelationship of organisms and their ENVIRONMENT, especially as manifested by natural cycles and rhythms, community development and structure, interactions between different kinds of organisms, geographic distributions, and population alterations. (Webster's, 3d ed)
Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.
Relatively permanent change in behavior that is the result of past experience or practice. The concept includes the acquisition of knowledge.
Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.
Voluntary cooperation of the patient in taking drugs or medicine as prescribed. This includes timing, dosage, and frequency.
The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.
The science of the earth and other celestial bodies and their history as recorded in the rocks. It includes the study of geologic processes of an area such as rock formations, weathering and erosion, and sedimentation. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Mathematical procedure that transforms a number of possibly correlated variables into a smaller number of uncorrelated variables called principal components.
The period of medical education in a medical school. In the United States it follows the baccalaureate degree and precedes the granting of the M.D.
Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.
The use of persons coached to feign symptoms or conditions of real diseases in a life-like manner in order to teach or evaluate medical personnel.
The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)
The human male sex chromosome, being the differential sex chromosome carried by half the male gametes and none of the female gametes in humans.
Tests designed to assess neurological function associated with certain behaviors. They are used in diagnosing brain dysfunction or damage and central nervous system disorders or injury.
The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.
A functional system which includes the organisms of a natural community together with their environment. (McGraw Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Individuals enrolled in a school of medicine or a formal educational program in medicine.
The genetic constitution of individuals with respect to one member of a pair of allelic genes, or sets of genes that are closely linked and tend to be inherited together such as those of the MAJOR HISTOCOMPATIBILITY COMPLEX.
The detection of RESTRICTION FRAGMENT LENGTH POLYMORPHISMS by selective PCR amplification of restriction fragments derived from genomic DNA followed by electrophoretic analysis of the amplified restriction fragments.
Programs of training in medicine and medical specialties offered by hospitals for graduates of medicine to meet the requirements established by accrediting authorities.
The variety of all native living organisms and their various forms and interrelationships.
A set of techniques used when variation in several variables has to be studied simultaneously. In statistics, multivariate analysis is interpreted as any analytic method that allows simultaneous study of two or more dependent variables.
The largest of the continents. It was known to the Romans more specifically as what we know today as Asia Minor. The name comes from at least two possible sources: from the Assyrian asu (to rise) or from the Sanskrit usa (dawn), both with reference to its being the land of the rising sun, i.e., eastern as opposed to Europe, to the west. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p82 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p34)
Enumerations of populations usually recording identities of all persons in every place of residence with age or date of birth, sex, occupation, national origin, language, marital status, income, relation to head of household, information on the dwelling place, education, literacy, health-related data (e.g., permanent disability), etc. The census or "numbering of the people" is mentioned several times in the Old Testament. Among the Romans, censuses were intimately connected with the enumeration of troops before and after battle and probably a military necessity. (From Last, A Dictionary of Epidemiology, 3d ed; Garrison, An Introduction to the History of Medicine, 4th ed, p66, p119)
A group of people with a common cultural heritage that sets them apart from others in a variety of social relationships.
Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
A variety of simple repeat sequences that are distributed throughout the GENOME. They are characterized by a short repeat unit of 2-8 basepairs that is repeated up to 100 times. They are also known as short tandem repeats (STRs).
Groups of individuals whose putative ancestry is from native continental populations based on similarities in physical appearance.
The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.
Double-stranded DNA of MITOCHONDRIA. In eukaryotes, the mitochondrial GENOME is circular and codes for ribosomal RNAs, transfer RNAs, and about 10 proteins.
Differences in access to or availability of medical facilities and services.
Use for general articles concerning medical education.
A province of Canada on the Pacific coast. Its capital is Victoria. The name given in 1858 derives from the Columbia River which was named by the American captain Robert Gray for his ship Columbia which in turn was named for Columbus. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p178 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p81-2)
The change in gene frequency in a population due to migration of gametes or individuals (ANIMAL MIGRATION) across population barriers. In contrast, in GENETIC DRIFT the cause of gene frequency changes are not a result of population or gamete movement.
Operations carried out for the correction of deformities and defects, repair of injuries, and diagnosis and cure of certain diseases. (Taber, 18th ed.)
Behaviors expressed by individuals to protect, maintain or promote their health status. For example, proper diet, and appropriate exercise are activities perceived to influence health status. Life style is closely associated with health behavior and factors influencing life style are socioeconomic, educational, and cultural.
The process whereby a society changes from a rural to an urban way of life. It refers also to the gradual increase in the proportion of people living in urban areas.
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
The process of cumulative change over successive generations through which organisms acquire their distinguishing morphological and physiological characteristics.
A set of statistical methods used to group variables or observations into strongly inter-related subgroups. In epidemiology, it may be used to analyze a closely grouped series of events or cases of disease or other health-related phenomenon with well-defined distribution patterns in relation to time or place or both.
A heterogeneous group of disorders characterized by HYPERGLYCEMIA and GLUCOSE INTOLERANCE.
Marked impairments in the development of motor coordination such that the impairment interferes with activities of daily living. (From DSM-V)
Educational programs for medical graduates entering a specialty. They include formal specialty training as well as academic work in the clinical and basic medical sciences, and may lead to board certification or an advanced medical degree.
A method of analyzing the variation in utilization of health care in small geographic or demographic areas. It often studies, for example, the usage rates for a given service or procedure in several small areas, documenting the variation among the areas. By comparing high- and low-use areas, the analysis attempts to determine whether there is a pattern to such use and to identify variables that are associated with and contribute to the variation.
Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.
The phenomenon of an organism's responding to all situations similar to one in which it has been conditioned.
The region of southwest Asia and northeastern Africa usually considered as extending from Libya on the west to Afghanistan on the east. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988)
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
A great expanse of continuous bodies of salt water which together cover more than 70 percent of the earth's surface. Seas may be partially or entirely enclosed by land, and are smaller than the five oceans (Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic, and Antarctic).
The restriction of a characteristic behavior, anatomical structure or physical system, such as immune response; metabolic response, or gene or gene variant to the members of one species. It refers to that property which differentiates one species from another but it is also used for phylogenetic levels higher or lower than the species.
Theoretical models which propose methods of learning or teaching as a basis or adjunct to changes in attitude or behavior. These educational interventions are usually applied in the fields of health and patient education but are not restricted to patient care.
Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
The external elements and conditions which surround, influence, and affect the life and development of an organism or population.
The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
Performance of an act one or more times, with a view to its fixation or improvement; any performance of an act or behavior that leads to learning.
Educational programs designed to inform physicians of recent advances in their field.
Variation in rates of disease occurrence and disabilities between population groups defined by socioeconomic characteristics such as age, ethnicity, economic resources, or gender and populations identified geographically or similar measures.
A province of Canada lying between the provinces of Manitoba and Quebec. Its capital is Toronto. It takes its name from Lake Ontario which is said to represent the Iroquois oniatariio, beautiful lake. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p892 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p391)
Instructional use of examples or cases to teach using problem-solving skills and critical thinking.
The status of health in urban populations.
Studies designed to assess the efficacy of programs. They may include the evaluation of cost-effectiveness, the extent to which objectives are met, or impact.
Individuals whose ancestral origins are in the continent of Europe.
A theorem in probability theory named for Thomas Bayes (1702-1761). In epidemiology, it is used to obtain the probability of disease in a group of people with some characteristic on the basis of the overall rate of that disease and of the likelihood of that characteristic in healthy and diseased individuals. The most familiar application is in clinical decision analysis where it is used for estimating the probability of a particular diagnosis given the appearance of some symptoms or test result.
The ratio of two odds. The exposure-odds ratio for case control data is the ratio of the odds in favor of exposure among cases to the odds in favor of exposure among noncases. The disease-odds ratio for a cohort or cross section is the ratio of the odds in favor of disease among the exposed to the odds in favor of disease among the unexposed. The prevalence-odds ratio refers to an odds ratio derived cross-sectionally from studies of prevalent cases.
A specialty in which manual or operative procedures are used in the treatment of disease, injuries, or deformities.
A geographic area defined and served by a health program or institution.
The detailed examination of observable activity or behavior associated with the execution or completion of a required function or unit of work.
The gradual expansion in complexity and meaning of symbols and sounds as perceived and interpreted by the individual through a maturational and learning process. Stages in development include babbling, cooing, word imitation with cognition, and use of short sentences.
A subclass of DIABETES MELLITUS that is not INSULIN-responsive or dependent (NIDDM). It is characterized initially by INSULIN RESISTANCE and HYPERINSULINEMIA; and eventually by GLUCOSE INTOLERANCE; HYPERGLYCEMIA; and overt diabetes. Type II diabetes mellitus is no longer considered a disease exclusively found in adults. Patients seldom develop KETOSIS but often exhibit OBESITY.
The teaching or training of those individuals with subnormal intellectual functioning.
Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.
The teaching staff and members of the administrative staff having academic rank in a medical school.
A self-learning technique, usually online, involving interaction of the student with programmed instructional materials.
Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.
Familiarity and comfort in using computers efficiently.
A distribution function used to describe the occurrence of rare events or to describe the sampling distribution of isolated counts in a continuum of time or space.
Feeling or emotion of dread, apprehension, and impending disaster but not disabling as with ANXIETY DISORDERS.
Individuals enrolled in a school of pharmacy or a formal educational program leading to a degree in pharmacy.
Number of individuals in a population relative to space.
The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.
A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
Instructional materials used in teaching.
On the job training programs for personnel carried out within an institution or agency. It includes orientation programs.
Tests designed to assess language behavior and abilities. They include tests of vocabulary, comprehension, grammar and functional use of language, e.g., Development Sentence Scoring, Receptive-Expressive Emergent Language Scale, Parsons Language Sample, Utah Test of Language Development, Michigan Language Inventory and Verbal Language Development Scale, Illinois Test of Psycholinguistic Abilities, Northwestern Syntax Screening Test, Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test, Ammons Full-Range Picture Vocabulary Test, and Assessment of Children's Language Comprehension.
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
The process of cumulative change at the level of DNA; RNA; and PROTEINS, over successive generations.
All deaths reported in a given population.
Formal instruction, learning, or training in the preparation, dispensing, and proper utilization of drugs in the field of medicine.
The status of health in rural populations.
Acquisition of knowledge as a result of instruction in a formal course of study.
The protection, preservation, restoration, and rational use of all resources in the total environment.
Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.
The concept pertaining to the health status of inhabitants of the world.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Functions constructed from a statistical model and a set of observed data which give the probability of that data for various values of the unknown model parameters. Those parameter values that maximize the probability are the maximum likelihood estimates of the parameters.
A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.
Federal program, created by Public Law 89-97, Title XVIII-Health Insurance for the Aged, a 1965 amendment to the Social Security Act, that provides health insurance benefits to persons over the age of 65 and others eligible for Social Security benefits. It consists of two separate but coordinated programs: hospital insurance (MEDICARE PART A) and supplementary medical insurance (MEDICARE PART B). (Hospital Administration Terminology, AHA, 2d ed and A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, US House of Representatives, 1976)
The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.
A multistage process that includes cloning, physical mapping, subcloning, determination of the DNA SEQUENCE, and information analysis.
Undergraduate education programs for second- , third- , and fourth-year students in health sciences in which the students receive clinical training and experience in teaching hospitals or affiliated health centers.
The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of systems, processes, or phenomena. They include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
The process by which the employer promotes staff performance and efficiency consistent with management goals and objectives.
Revenues or receipts accruing from business enterprise, labor, or invested capital.
A cognitive disorder characterized by an impaired ability to comprehend written and printed words or phrases despite intact vision. This condition may be developmental or acquired. Developmental dyslexia is marked by reading achievement that falls substantially below that expected given the individual's chronological age, measured intelligence, and age-appropriate education. The disturbance in reading significantly interferes with academic achievement or with activities of daily living that require reading skills. (From DSM-IV)
The coordination of a sensory or ideational (cognitive) process and a motor activity.
Any behavior caused by or affecting another individual, usually of the same species.
A mechanism of communication within a system in that the input signal generates an output response which returns to influence the continued activity or productivity of that system.
Senior professionals who provide guidance, direction and support to those persons desirous of improvement in academic positions, administrative positions or other career development situations.
Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
Use for articles concerning dental education in general.
Statistical formulations or analyses which, when applied to data and found to fit the data, are then used to verify the assumptions and parameters used in the analysis. Examples of statistical models are the linear model, binomial model, polynomial model, two-parameter model, etc.
The proportion of one particular in the total of all ALLELES for one genetic locus in a breeding POPULATION.
Conditions characterized by language abilities (comprehension and expression of speech and writing) that are below the expected level for a given age, generally in the absence of an intellectual impairment. These conditions may be associated with DEAFNESS; BRAIN DISEASES; MENTAL DISORDERS; or environmental factors.
Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of medicine.
The integration of epidemiologic, sociological, economic, and other analytic sciences in the study of health services. Health services research is usually concerned with relationships between need, demand, supply, use, and outcome of health services. The aim of the research is evaluation, particularly in terms of structure, process, output, and outcome. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
The pattern of any process, or the interrelationship of phenomena, which affects growth or change within a population.
The reciprocal interaction of two or more persons.
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In the Junior School years, St James has a strong focus on the development of sound Literacy and Numeracy skills, taught within ... Geography) and Health and Physical Education (HPE) Middle School students also have the ability to engage in a range of ... Teachers dedicate a significant amount of time each day towards Literacy and Numeracy development. The other core curriculum ... and social skills. In addition to this, middle school students are also educated on essential components for their senior years ...
Mindset is developing a Livelihoods channel for developing the skills of out-of-school youth. Mindset Learn, the original ... The programs covers subjects like Mathematics, Physical Science, Life Science, Geography, Economics, Business Studies, ... is a programme for preschoolers and primary school children covering numeracy, spelling, cartoons and story times, all under ...
... usually orientated towards literacy and numeracy skills. Disney Interactive learning titles based on characters such as Winnie- ... Geography games such as PlaceSpotting (2008-2009) help players to find locations on earth according to some hints. Physics ... strong metacognitive skills have been proven to help with developing academic skills and allows students to learn about their ... motor skills, reduce stress and depression, provide relief from pain, improve vision, improve decision making skills, and ...
... falls within the category of basic education and entails the essential skills of literacy and numeracy upon which further ... geography and civics), English, physical education and arts and crafts. Lower and upper primary students are taught for 36 and ... These include vocational skills training, adult literacy, community health education, and agricultural extension activities. ... geography and history. All subjects, with the exception of physical education, are compulsory. English is the language of ...
Literacy and numeracy skills are developed in every subject and across the curriculum. All students in Year 7, 8 and 9 study a ... and either History or Geography. Students explore as many subjects as possible at Key Stage 3 before specialising at Key Stages ...
... clear rationale for the curriculum that ensures students have a firm foundation for learning with literacy and numeracy skills ... History and/or Geography Students have three options chosen from three pools, one of which contain History and Geography. Other ... and either History or Geography. The academy operates a three-year, Key Stage 3 where all the core National Curriculum subjects ...
English Life Skills, Work and the Community Life Skills, Mathematics Life Skills, Visual Arts Life Skills, Science Life Skills ... Geography, History Extension, History Matters, Legal Studies, Modern History, Retail *Services (VET), Society and Culture, Work ... Standards classes to assist students in passing the compulsory NESA mandated Minimum Standards tests for Literacy and Numeracy ... PDHPE Life Skills, Food Technology Life Skills, Human Society and Environment Life Skills VET - Business Services, Construction ...
Furnishing Skills, Industrial Graphics Skills and Introduction to Industrial Technology Skills - Automotive. In Year 8, ... Humanities is a compulsory core subject that consists of the classes of History and Geography across the Year 7-9 curriculum. ... the STEM Academy Extension Class and the Numeracy Support Program. Mathematics subjects available to students in Years 11 and ... Furnishing Skills and Engineering Skills. Design Technologies subjects available to students in Years 11 and 12 include the ...
Data Team meetings - Workshops for STAR - Study Skills, Organizational Skills, Test taking CISCO - Computer Networking ... For 9th grade geography students only. Band Trips - For Band members only. Trips are to various locations to perform against ... Numeracy program Math Work Room - to complete homework or assignments BEST Program - On-site Alter Ed. program for senior ... A Specialist High Skills Major in Manufacturing is offered at Barton. In the program students receive training in Fall ...
Provides skills in the area of visual anthropology, documentary films, photography, documentary art, culture media and media ... as well as Sociology and Geography. University of Southern California - USC Center for Visual Anthropology: The MAVA (Master of ... Children and the Visual Culture of Literacy and Numeracy". Science in Context. 26 (2): 215-245. doi:10.1017/s0269889713000045. ... Provides skills in the area of visual anthropology, documentary films, photography, documentary art, culture media and media ...
The program also entails a full range of basic and social services, such as psycho-social counseling, literacy/numeracy ... The Vocational Training Project (initiated in 1995) provides access to professional skills training in order to foster the ... geography and history. At the start of the public school year, FI supports him/her to reintegrate into a local school and ... FI helps them realize their ambitions by providing business management and skills training, business planning support, and ...
In addition to the technical skills, trainees get basic literacy and numeracy, including necessary business management skills. ... These interventions are designed and implemented in accordance with the needs of each community and the geography they live in ... They get updated knowledge and skills on farming best practices from specialists on demonstration plots. Upon graduation, ... The women train, learn, and develop leadership skills, engage in small businesses and income-generating activities, discuss, ...
These are basic literacy, basic numeracy, the understanding of how to live and work together, respect for others, respect for ... This means requiring certain basic knowledge, and skills and reasoning ability. It means developing lively inquiring minds and ... comprising geography and history), business and enterprise (comprising business studies and economics) and one modern language ... understanding and skills as part of the wider school curriculum. These aims set out to support the statutory duties of schools ...
The College Board states that the SAT is intended to measure literacy, numeracy and writing skills that are needed for academic ... The test contained sections on English, French, German, Latin, Greek, history, geography, political science, biology, ... Girls generally had better verbal reasoning skills and boys mathematical skills. This reflects other research on the cognitive ... the tests measure the skills that African Americans are less likely to develop in their socialization, rather than the skills ...
... numeracy and ICT skills", Research Brief RB490, Department for Education and Skills, 2003 Skills for Life: Progress in ... geography, art and design, design and technology, drama and media arts, modern languages (French, German, Spanish, Italian, etc ... "Further education and skills: statistical first release (SFR)". Department for Business, Innovation and Skills. 23 June 2016. " ... Innovation and Skills A history of education in England by Derek Gillard, an advocate of the comprehensive system "The Skills ...
... institutions that are staffed by community-paid teachers without formal training who provide basic numeracy and literacy skills ... The difficulty of accessing social services and infrastructure in the outer atolls has meant that geography is a key reason for ... Maldives faces skill shortages and human resource development constraints causing fewer women to be employed. The government ... The factors that have led to Maldivians falling into or remaining in poverty are: Geography: Residents of the northern regions ...
In addition, numeracy was necessary for any form of commerce. Slaves were numerate and literate in significant numbers, and ... Geography, the census, and the meticulous keeping of written records were central concerns of Roman Imperial administration. ... A skilled slave copyist (servus litteratus) could be valued as highly as 100,000 sesterces. Collectors amassed personal ... At the same time, the level of skill required to produce quality work was recognized, and even considered a divine gift. ...
The school curriculum focused entirely on the Biblical knowledge and building numeracy and literacy competencies by studying ... skill in conciliation, innovation in ministry and resilience led to the propagation of the Gospel and the spread of Methodism ... who had a deeper knowledge on the culture and geography of the country. He purchased a more spacious mission house with a ...
In Wales since 2013, pupils sit annual numeracy and literacy tests called National Tests. The term is defined in The Education ... English Mathematics Science Design Technology History Geography Art and Design Music Physical Education (PE) including swimming ... on the Northern Ireland National Curriculum website Primary Education at The Standards Site Department for Education and Skills ... Language and Literacy Mathematics and Numeracy The Arts The World Around Us Personal Development and Mutual Understanding ...
A review on the refugee action support program created by a partnership among the Australian Literacy and Numeracy foundation ... and technical skills. Implemented by UNICEF from 2012 to 2016 and funded by the Government of the Netherlands, Peacebuilding, ... especially concepts related to Kenyan history and geography. Similarly, in Uganda, refugee children from the Democratic ... and lack of language skills). The willingness of refugees to access mental healthcare services rests on the degree of cultural ...
... is attributed by the Ministry of Education and UNICEF to insufficient numeracy and English skills in primary-school finishers, ... ISBN 978-1-890951-34-4. Cybriwsky, Roman A. (2013). Capital Cities around the World: An Encyclopedia of Geography, History, and ... as well as substandard infrastructure and a lack of skilled workers. In 2011, the parliament passed a law establishing special ... but notes that it lacks specialist skills in dealing with policing tasks such as investigation, counter-terrorism, bomb ...
Managing a team of people requires a delicate balance between people skills and technical expertise, and success in this type ... Bryant, Raymond L.; Wilson, Geo A. (June 1998). "Rethinking environmental management". Progress in Human Geography. 22 (3): 321 ... Literacy and Numeracy Secretariat Capacity Building Series. Queens Printer. Hartman, Hope J. (2001). "Teaching metacognitively ... It allows professionals to continually update their skills and knowledge and consider new ways to interact with their ...
Part of the West-African regions underwent an increase in the numeracy level throughout the 19th century. The reason for such a ... It rose through the outstanding organizational skills of the Yoruba, wealth gained from trade and its powerful cavalry. The Oyo ... Ascension and Tristan da Cunha Africa portal Geography portal Ajami Agroecology in West Africa COVID-19 pandemic in Africa ... Importantly, the rise of the numeracy was higher in the regions which were less hierarchical and had less dependent from the ...
Despite the core curriculum, including literacy, numeracy, science, social studies, physical education and arts and crafts, the ... religion and geography. For example, in 1953, 40 percent of Maori continued to attend Maori primary schools and in 1969 a study ... which emphasised manual skills), 12 percent went to district or agricultural high schools, 10 percent to private schools ( ...
... "social and emotional skills, language skills, thinking skills, nurturing the imagination". By the 1920s and 1930s, child labor ... He intended it to be an educational tool for geography. In Practical Education (1798), Maria Edgeworth and her father Richard ... concentrating on literacy and numeracy. Ergonomic hardware is fundamental for baby learning, where tablet computers and ... The packaging of many toys includes a table of skills and benefits asserted to be enhanced by use of the product. The actual ...
Diving skills are largely physical, but for professional diving a measure of literacy and numeracy is necessary to allow a ... Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility. Routledge. ISBN 9781136324949. Staff (1977). "The Diving at Work ... Some work skills used underwater are more complex and difficult to learn than diving skills - it is quicker to train a skilled ... or a rescue skill to be used in the attempt to assist another diver in difficulty. Scuba skills are the skills required to dive ...
Shortages of labour led to high wages for a prosperous skilled working class, whose unions demanded and got an eight-hour day ... Emanuel Bowen reproduced Thevenot's map in his Complete System of Geography (London, 1747), re-titling it A Complete Map of the ... and targets for closing the inequality gap were not met for employment and child literacy and numeracy. Targets for closing the ... The proportion of migrants selected for their skills increased from 30 per cent in 1995-96 to 68 per cent in 2006-07. ...
... numeracy and ICT skills. In addition, students from Year 2 and up participate in the school's outdoor education program. Housed ... Geography, History, Mathematics and English. Outdoor Education "Camps" start at 2 days and go up to 10 days for Year 10. ... The outdoor education program aim to develop skills in survival as well as be a practical application for many subjects ... Year 10 provides a broad-based foundation with students acquiring knowledge and skills across the eight Key Learning Areas. In ...
Apply original planning skills to present and organise a potential food or drink innovation within current context for funding ... Numeracy - Proficiency in using numbers at appropriate levels of accuracy *Computer Literacy - Proficiency in using a varied ... F803: BSc Geography with Environmental Forestry year 3 (BSC/GEF). *F804: BSc Geography with Environmental Forestry year 4 (BSC/ ... Display excellent skills in communication of new developments, issues and organisations within and across a wide range of food ...
Display excellent skills in communicating new developments within and across a wide range of food and drink geographies. ... Numeracy - Proficiency in using numbers at appropriate levels of accuracy *Computer Literacy - Proficiency in using a varied ... F803: BSc Geography with Environmental Forestry year 3 (BSC/GEF). *F804: BSc Geography with Environmental Forestry year 4 (BSC/ ... Evidence of the use of creative and reflective skills.. threshold. Grades D- to C+: No major omissions or inaccuracies in the ...
Financial capability amongst adults with literacy and numeracy needs. Adele Atkinson (2007) Basic Skills Agency ... Quids in: the impact of financial skills training for social housing tenants Sharon Collard, with Andrea Finney, David Hayes ... Introducing financial capability skills: a pilot study with Fairbridge West. Adele Atkinson (2005) Fairbridge West ...
Ditto basic literacy, numeracy, and communication skills. Ditto basic geography, history, political science, philosophy, ... However, being in the education biz myself tends to steer me away from giving particular importance to my own skill set and ... My educational and work background is management (MBA) and IT, so my criteria also include basic computer & Internet skills, ...
DEVELOP Essential Skills Develop fundamental skills in information literacy, numeracy, and critical judgement to serve you ... DEVELOP Essential Skills Develop strong fundamental skills in information literacy, numeracy, and critical judgement to serve ... Advance your Group C skills in Geography by completing at least three (3) credit hours in GEOG 3326, 3356, 3386, or 3416. ... Build leadership and mentoring skills, while getting paid.. Apply your classroom learning and improve soft skills by joining ...
Millennials in Spain and Italy scored lower than those in the U.S., while in numeracy, the three countries tied for last. U.S. ... There is debate over which subjects should receive the most focus, with astronomy and geography among those cited as not being ... The increase in white collar and skilled blue-collar work in manufacturing was reflected in the demand for high school ... Some research has refuted this assertion, and has suggested this approach increases the academic and behavioral skills of the ...
Reading recovery and numeracy skills are enhanced as appropriate. In Years 9, 10, and 11, the curriculum continues to comprise ... They study English language and literature, mathematics, Sciences, French, Spanish or German, History, Geography, Citizenship, ... Students also follow the IB Core programme, which is designed to develop the skills and attributes that will set students apart ... Geography, Citizenship, Health and Social Care, Sport, Art, Music, Performing Arts, French, Spanish, Engineering, Horticulture ...
Geography is accredited by the IES and the RGS, giving you professional recognition and the tools you need to succeed in your ... We do not accept Level 2 Key Skills, Functional Skills or Certificate in Adult Numeracy and Literacy as alternatives to GCSEs. ... Support is available if you have difficulties with numeracy, IT, literacy and study skills. ... BSc(Hons) Geography. Entry year. 2020/21. Course code. FF89. Application. UCAS. Level. Undergraduate. Tariff points. 112. ...
Official education portal of the Department of Education and Skills in Ireland. Curriculum focused resources and support for ... Geography. Strand: Practical Skills. Strand unit: Map Interpretation. Key Skills: Managing Information and Thinking Numeracy ...
Tutor Hunt has a wide range of Geography tutors covering Key Stage 3, A-Level and GCSE within Rottingdean. Communicate with ... helping adults and children across the UK improve their numeracy skills. I qualified as at Primary Sch... ... Tutor HuntLocations Counties With Geography Tutors Geography Tutors in East Sussex ... Geography at a high attaining school in Sussex with impressive results both through whole class teaching and tutoring. 5 years ...
So literacy and numeracy studies can be used to work for NVQ in Business Studies; history, geography and science can be grouped ... The aim is to develop skills for independent living and work.. Stephanie went on to talk more about the physical effects of ... For the older students (age 14 - 19) the National Curriculum subjects are organised into skills that can lead to an NVQ ... together and lead to an NVQ in horticulture, and domestic science skills can lead to a catering qualification. ...
An emphasis is placed on literacy and numeracy skills and all pupils have individual or paired tutorial in English and/or maths ... Additional lessons include history, geography, Spanish, science, music, art, drama, DT and PSHE. Each child has a daily ... In addition, we offer a Life Skills Programme for less-academically orientated students, and we have recently introduced a Pre- ... Pupils receive an intensive programme of support, affording them skills and strategies to help them return to mainstream ...
WELCOME TO SADISTICS 101 ∑x/n-1. Actually this is Geography 161 Intro to Analytical Techniques ∑x2/n. And this is Lecture #1 on ... If you can add, subtract, divide, and multiply then you have all the numeracy skills you need. ... WELCOME TO SADISTICS 101 ∑x/n-1. Actually this is Geography 161 Intro to Analytical Techniques ∑x2/n. And this is Lecture #1 on ... Statistics is an essential part of your skill set as a research analyst and your life skills as an individual. ...
By generating their own app, they employ numeracy and analysis skills to explore on-farm data and information. ... A teaching unit for year 9 and 10 geography students.. About: Using exploration of the environment and ICT, this resource ... Science investigation skills, particularly those relating to field work, and reporting are strengthened through this unit. ... Students will assess past and present soil data and conduct a comparative study to strengthen their understanding of numeracy ...
The introduction of this new BSc in Climate Change will allow students to investigate the issue using interdisciplinary skills. ... Skills for Life Level 2 in Numeracy/English • Higher Diploma in Maths/ English • Functional skills level 2 in Maths/ English ... BSc (Hons) Geography. Full time. Find out more about studying for a BSc (Hons) degree in Geography at LJMU. Apply now to take ... BSc (Hons) Geography with Foundation Year. Full time. Find out more about studying for a BSc (Hons) degree in Geography with ...
Year two offers practical classes in social statistics and applied data analysis, which will develop your skills in numeracy ... skills, approaches and attributes expected of high quality geography graduates. ... MSci Geography with Quantitative Research Methods (F804) 2021 entry View courses for 2020 entry ... About MSci Geography with Quantitative Research Methods. This course is ideal for students interested in learning more about ...
... national and global scale and to also develop presentation and numeracy skills by putting together a trip of a life time! ... KS4 Geography Year 10. Pupils in Year 10 are following the OCR Geography B: Geography for enquiring minds course. Unlike the ... Geography». Geography. Geography at Cirencester Deer Park School promotes a sense of wonder and fascination through studying a ... KS3 Geography Year 7 The journey in Key Stage 3 begins in Year 7 where pupils study Geography three times a fortnight. The key ...
Adults in the United States have lower numeracy skills than adults in other developed countries. Many do not understand ... Analyzing and presenting data by geography, sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI), age, race/ethnicity, preferred ... People with visual, auditory, and motor skill impairments may not be able to access information on the web, even using ... Engage with programs, like CDCs Tracking Program, who use health literacy and numeracy principles to inform how they ...
Search for the most up-to-date Geography course offers on Emagister. Information on a wide variety of Geography courses across ... Geography allows us to see why and how it is changing. It can enhance communication skills, literacy and numeracy skills, IT ... Geography allows us to see why and how it is changing. It can enhance communication skills, literacy and numeracy skills, IT ... Geography is a course for students who have broad interests and a genuine concern for the environment... Learn about: Land Use ...
By developing literacy in core geospatial concepts and reinforcing skills in numeracy, students are given the opportunity to ... 3004 Geography Practicum (Group D). 3 credit hours. Prerequisites: Registered major or honours students in Geography, B.E.S. or ... 4406 Capstone Seminar in Geography (Group D). 3 credit hours. Prerequisite: Registered major or honours students in Geography, ... 4432 Social Geography of the City (Group A). 3 credit hours. Prerequisite: Two of: GEOG 2312, GEOG 2341 or GEOG 2349 ...
They learn numeracy skills with data representations in geography and other areas of social science as well as in math. They ... NAPLAN grew out of state-based assessments of literacy and numeracy that began in New South Wales in its then Basic Skills ... But it is also the case that if you want to prepare your kids literacy skills, the way to do it is through a rich curriculum. ... The government added geography and languages other than English to the curriculum development plans in mid-2008, and then the ...
Geography plays a crucial role in understanding our world. It makes a vital contribution to our knowledge of the rapidly ... numeracy, ICT and other key skills (e.g. organisational, presentational, researching and others). ... Geography is well placed to make a significant contribution to the current curriculum priorities of literacy, numeracy, ICT and ... Recent changes to geography in the Curriculum have helped to do that and reflect the thriving academic background of geography ...
Underlying issues of Numeracy[edit]. Two unique papers in Numeracy reveal problems with the graphic introduced in the 1999 ... The skills you need to produce a right answer are exactly the skills you need to recognize what a right answer is."[6][7] ... The participants knowledge of geography was tested; some tests were intended to positively affect the participants self-view ... "Numeracy. 10 (1). doi:10.5038/1936-4660.10.1.4. ISSN 1936-4660.. *^ DeAngelis, Tori (February 2003). "Why We overestimate Our ...
Underlying issues of Numeracy[edit]. Two unique papers in Numeracy reveal problems with the graphic introduced in the 1999 ... The skills you need to produce a right answer are exactly the skills you need to recognize what a right answer is."[5][6] ... The participants knowledge of geography was tested; some tests were intended to affect the participants self-view positively ... Numeracy Underlies Better Alternatives". Numeracy. 10 (1). doi:10.5038/1936-4660.10.1.4. ISSN 1936-4660.. ...
The skills of interpretation, analysis, numeracy and critical thinking youll develop are fantastically transferable to a wide ... has an enormous range of answers to a wide variety of Geography A level questions and youll have a deep well of skills and ... By its very nature Geography is a live subject and current news items may well end up as case studies and examples in your ... Being the study of the world, its people and their impact on its environments, Geography is a subject which has strong links ...
Developing social skills Helping our young people as they develop the skills, knowledge and understanding they need to interact ... By the end of Key Stage 1, year 2, we aim to have developed young pupils with a love of learning, basic literacy and numeracy, ... Geography. •Business Studies. •Accounts. •Economics. •Art. •Drama. •Media Studies. •Travel and Tourism. •Environmental ... Enhancing creativity & social skills Our pupils study art, music and practice a diverse range of sports alongside personal, ...
... speaking skills and expand childrens awareness of numeracy skills. Subjects such as geography and science and their close ... Number Town is a unique, numeracy-based approach to mathematics for 3-6 year old children . Its information-rich Number Image ... Following National Curriculum Key stage 1. Maths, Geography, Science, Language, Team work and Cooperation. ... This series of stories is aimed at pre-school children exploring numeracy in everyday situations. ...
Fieldwork investigation in physical and human geography) In the second year youll study 3 units leading to the full A Level: ... Minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade C or above, including English/Welsh 1st Language and MathsMaths/Numeracy and grade B in Geography ... The course should equip you with a range of skills, understanding and knowledge, useful in employment or higher education. ... Maths/Maths Numeracy and Grade B in Geography.. Full commitment to attendance is required, as is respect for others, enthusiasm ...
SOS staff place great emphasis on teaching our students practical skills, as well as literacy and numeracy, ensuring that they ... geography and biology. It is this combination of location, multidisciplinarity and long-term experience that has led to The ... These include computational, observational and experimental skills, and depending on degree, may include elements such as ... interview skills training and we frequently invite alumni to SOS to enlighten our undergraduates about the latest developments ...
9.3 Does your school solicit the knowledge and skills of stakeholders to enhance the work of the school? Yes No ... including Geography, History, Botany, Zoology, Physical Science, Art, and Music). The learning environment is student-centered ... numeracy and math facts, spelling, vocabulary, grammar, sentence analysis, creative and expository writing, and using ... Individually-paced academic progress allows students to explore their interests and acquire the mastery of basic skills and ...
  • An emphasis is placed on literacy and numeracy skills and all pupils have individual or paired tutorial in English and/or maths. (goodschoolsguide.co.uk)
  • Results have been improving every year since 2010, culminating in GCSE results from 2017: 60% A*-C in English and maths), and in Post 16: 52% A*-A, 57% A*-B, 79% A*-C, and 100% A*-E. Wilmington Academy offers "a broad and balanced curriculum that develops the skills and attributes needed for further education and employment. (wikipedia.org)
  • To enter this course, you'll need a minimum of 5 GCSEs at Grade C or above, including English/Welsh First Language, Maths/Maths Numeracy and Grade B in Geography. (coleggwent.ac.uk)
  • Before the EBac, only ~1/8 of those at a non-selective state school got a C or better GCSE grade in English, Maths, two sciences, history or geography, and a language (~½ of privately educated pupils do). (blogspot.com)
  • Maths is Fun - Basic Maths skills. (cloonlyonns.ie)
  • Tyler " I loved the maths about flags because geography is my favourite subject. (edubuzz.org)
  • I am experienced in teaching KS2, 3, 4 and 5 and post-18 students and have prepared students for exams in English, Maths, History, Geography and Art. (tutorhunt.com)
  • To develop in students, through the study of economics, a range of transferable skills that will be of value in employment and self-employment. (lboro.ac.uk)
  • Through studying a range of diverse topics you will develop a range of highly desirable transferable skills. (bolton-sfc.ac.uk)
  • Students will develop an understanding of the conventions and elements of music and of safe practices related to music, and will develop a variety of skills transferable to other areas of their life. (webzdarma.cz)
  • In addition, students will gain experience of both field-based and desk-based studies of Food Geographies. (bangor.ac.uk)
  • Demonstrate a critical understanding of key issues in Food Geographies from an academic and practitioner viewpoint. (bangor.ac.uk)
  • The University continually enhances our offer by responding to feedback from our students and other stakeholders, ensuring the curriculum is kept up to date and our graduates are equipped with the knowledge and skills they need for the real world. (uwe.ac.uk)
  • For the older students (age 14 - 19) the National Curriculum subjects are organised into skills that can lead to an NVQ qualification. (mugsy.org)
  • The Geography curriculum develops an awareness of how the world is changing and allows pupils to understand the implications of these changes for themselves and others. (deerparkschool.net)
  • In 2008, Australia's six states and two territories agreed to develop common literacy and numeracy assessments aligned with a national curriculum in these subjects. (ncee.org)
  • The government added geography and languages other than English to the curriculum development plans in mid-2008, and then the arts were added later. (ncee.org)
  • In late 2008, Australia established the new Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) with responsibility not only for national curriculum development, the national literacy and numeracy assessments, but also the sample-based assessments already underway on a three-yearly cycle for science, civics and citizenship and ICT literacy. (ncee.org)
  • We recognise that the Curriculum must adapt to contemporary changes - subjects do that, and offer a robust framework to deal with topical subjects such as climate change and globalisation, and its underlying principles and concepts, but within a deeper, unifying context of a discipline such as geography. (rgs.org)
  • The Home Language level provides for language proficiency that reflects the mastery of basic interpersonal communication skills required in social situations and the cognitive academic skills essential for learning across the curriculum. (envirocentral.co.za)
  • The Curriculum affirms the importance of discipline-based knowledge and skills (learning areas) as well as general capabilities and cross-curriculum priorities. (humanrights.gov.au)
  • The second phase of ACARA's work involves the development of curriculum for languages, geography and the arts. (humanrights.gov.au)
  • All pupils follow the British Early Year Curriculum 'Development Matters' with specific learning areas for Literacy , Numeracy , Understanding the World and Expressive Art and Design . (marbellafamilyfun.com)
  • There are 8 levels of performance, with each describing some of the important knowledge, skills, and understanding that pupils may gain from the programmes of study of the national curriculum. (goodschoolsguide.co.uk)
  • By providing rich and varied contexts for students to acquire, develop and apply a broad range of knowledge, understanding and skills, the curriculum gives them the opportunity to think creatively, to solve problems and to make a difference for the better. (ruisliphigh.com)
  • If the curriculum is teaching such skills as adapting to a knowledge economy, why can't the professors that teach such great skills to thrive in a changing world employ them with some grace and poise? (insidehighered.com)
  • We can achieve this revitalization by asking students to acquire and demonstrate 21st-century skills as the activities and assessments within the liberal arts curriculum. (insidehighered.com)
  • Liberal arts programs should start with a course on visual communication, and then develop these skills by requiring they be used and demonstrated across the curriculum. (insidehighered.com)
  • The rigorous, industry-based curriculum develops communication, teamwork and problem-solving skills with group learning assignments and business case studies. (yorkvilleu.ca)
  • These learnings describe expectations not in terms of individual school subjects but in terms of knowledge, skills and attitudes developed throughout the curriculum. (mun.ca)
  • Parts of the curriculum, particularly History and Geography, are taught through our Programme which makes them more relevant to children in an international setting. (permatabangsa.com)
  • These major trends are outlined, as are, more importantly, the ways they interact with the level of literacy and numeracy proficiency of the francophone population. (gc.ca)
  • Students will develop specialist knowledge and understanding of geographies of food, including a range of established techniques and research methodologies. (bangor.ac.uk)
  • In addition, we offer a Life Skills Programme for less-academically orientated students, and we have recently introduced a Pre-Prep Programme for children ages 4-7 of all abilities. (goodschoolsguide.co.uk)
  • Students explore these challenges using analytical, investigative and communication skills. (grdc.com.au)
  • Students also follow the IB Core programme, which is designed to develop the skills and attributes that will set students apart from their peers when applying for university, higher apprenticeships and employment. (wikipedia.org)
  • The introduction of this new BSc in Climate Change will allow students to investigate the issue using interdisciplinary skills. (ljmu.ac.uk)
  • This course is ideal for students interested in learning more about how to use numbers and data within geography. (bristol.ac.uk)
  • Geography Course Information Students will cover a wide range of topics and experience a variety of learning and teaching approaches. (emagister.co.uk)
  • By developing literacy in core geospatial concepts and reinforcing skills in numeracy, students are given the opportunity to acquire foundational knowledge for geography and related disciplines such as anthropology, biology, environmental science and geology. (smu.ca)
  • The first assessment of all students across the country in literacy and numeracy occurred in 1990 in New South Wales, which is the largest state in Australia. (ncee.org)
  • So, New South Wales began testing all of their students in literacy and numeracy, and then Victoria, the second-largest Australian state, followed, and then other states gradually joined in. (ncee.org)
  • Students have found geography useful for social and cultural awareness (Biddulph and Adey, 2003) and 'building world knowledge' (Norman and Harrison, 2004). (rgs.org)
  • Dunning and Kruger tested the hypotheses of the cognitive bias of illusory superiority on undergraduate students of introductory courses in psychology by examining the students' self-assessments of their intellectual skills in logical reasoning ( inductive , deductive , abductive ), English grammar, and personal sense of humor. (wikipedia.org)
  • Incompetent students improved their ability to correctly estimate their class rank after receiving minimal tutoring in the skills they previously lacked, regardless of any objective improvement gained in said skills of perception. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most A Level students continue to higher education, whilst others find Geography extremely useful for employment. (coleggwent.ac.uk)
  • SOS prides itself on combining world-leading and novel cutting-edge research with exciting and engaging teaching, that combined, produce students that have been trained to become the next generation of marine scientists with the knowledge and skills to build successful careers in the marine science sector. (mba.ac.uk)
  • SOS staff place great emphasis on teaching our students practical skills, as well as literacy and numeracy, ensuring that they leave with the skillsets that are in demand by employers and that they have built the confidence to use these in their future careers. (mba.ac.uk)
  • iDEA offers a free programme to older students and adults to improve IT and employability skills here . (norwood.org.uk)
  • To develop in students the ability to apply the knowledge and skills they have acquired to the solution of theoretical and applied problems in economics. (lboro.ac.uk)
  • To provide students with analytical skills and an ability to develop simplifying frameworks for studying the real world. (lboro.ac.uk)
  • To provide students with the knowledge and skill base, from which they can proceed to further studies in economics, related areas or in multi-disciplinary areas that involve economics. (lboro.ac.uk)
  • All students will need to successfully complete the Literacy and Numeracy Test for Initial Teacher Education Students (LANTITE) prior to undertaking the first professional experience placement. (edu.au)
  • Share your skills or time by participating in research studies, mentoring our students, giving a guest lecture or volunteering. (edu.au)
  • Our Environmental Management and Ecology degree is designed to develop a wide range of management and ecological skills and to give students practical field experience, with an option of a work placement or a year of study abroad. (herts.ac.uk)
  • This provides students with the amenities in which to conduct surveys and carry out research in addition to gaining practical conservation skills with the management of the site. (herts.ac.uk)
  • Students will improve their numeracy skills. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • Students begin to develop observation skills as they learn about the five senses, the human body, and the basic needs of plants and animals. (k12.com)
  • Students learn the basics of world geography and are introduced to American history and the people who created it. (k12.com)
  • Students in kindergarten focus on basic literacy, numeracy, and motor skills. (k12.com)
  • This course will inspire students to investigate the scope and power of chemistry and to develop the necessary skills for success in undergraduate Chemistry and beyond. (abdn.ac.uk)
  • Students will also become more confident learners:in particular developing competences in literacy and numeracy, communication, data collection, analysis and interpretation, discussion and presentation of complex ideas and laboratory methods. (abdn.ac.uk)
  • This forecasting and mapping of regional flare-ups is terrific for teaching students about epidemiology and outbreaks, not to mention basic geography skills of symbols and visualizations. (blogspot.com.au)
  • Just in time for the new academic year, Ellen Peters, professor of psychology and director of Ohio State's Decision Sciences Collaborative, has developed a psychological intervention - values affirmation - to help students improve their math literacy, or numeracy. (osu.edu)
  • St. Vincent s Convent Secondary School, St. Mary s Road, Cork Leaving Certificate including honours History (A), English (B), Geography (C), Irish (A). WORK EXPERIENCE Present University College Cork Students Union Shop Team Member (retail) My suggested improvement to the queuing systems led to improved customer satisfaction. (docplayer.net)
  • Essential Graduation Learnings are statements describing the knowledge, skills and attitudes expected of all students who graduate high school. (mun.ca)
  • Students acquire skills and experience as they learn Python and R, through programming assignments with an approach that integrates project--based learning. (lse.ac.uk)
  • This course is an introduction to the fundamental concepts of programming for students who lack a formal background in the field, but will include more advanced problem-solving skills in the later stages of the course. (lse.ac.uk)
  • Students will develop musical literacy skills by using the creative and critical analysis processes in composition, performance, and a range of reflective and analytical activities. (webzdarma.cz)
  • This course introduces students to the world of business, including the concepts, functions, and skills required for meeting the challenges of operating a business in the twenty-first century on a local, national, and/or international scale. (webzdarma.cz)
  • 4 the next example: Showing the students language skills and tasks that foster critical thinking dealing with verb forms: 1. (au.edu)
  • cast, acting company, troupe, repertory company, stock company unless nns writers even those published in 1973 and translated as some might argue this point of view practice checking the absolutist power of its ability to apply empirical methods for improving students skill in interpreta tion of scientific culture. (au.edu)
  • It stands with literacy, oracy, and numeracy as one of the four indispensable corners of education. (blogspot.com.au)
  • Develop fundamental skills in information literacy, numeracy, and critical judgement to serve you through the rest of your degree. (smu.ca)
  • Develop research skills by navigating online databases and the stacks at the Patrick Power Library . (smu.ca)
  • Develop valuable skills in surveying, mapping, environmental assessment, geographical statistics and computer-based spatial analysis. (uwe.ac.uk)
  • Broaden your experience through field trips and develop vital professional skills on a work placement in your area of expertise. (uwe.ac.uk)
  • The aim is to develop skills for independent living and work. (mugsy.org)
  • Our rural location provides ample room for many different sports and activities, all of which help our pupils develop physical skills and positive attitudes to health and fitness as well as teaching them co-operation and teamwork. (goodschoolsguide.co.uk)
  • As well as giving you a chance to develop personal skills and take a break from formal study, this experience will add real value to your CV and significantly boost your employability prospects. (ljmu.ac.uk)
  • You will develop a wide range of geographical and scientific skills, gaining an advanced overview of both human and physical geography in year one, and choosing from a wide range of specialist units in later years. (bristol.ac.uk)
  • Year two offers practical classes in social statistics and applied data analysis, which will develop your skills in numeracy and analysis and enable you to undertake your own individual research project in an area of quantitative social science in year three. (bristol.ac.uk)
  • Pupils will be given the opportunity to evaluate the impacts of tourist activities on a local, national and global scale and to also develop presentation and numeracy skills by putting together a trip of a life time! (deerparkschool.net)
  • In the AS year you will study physical and human geographical concepts and develop your geographical skills. (emagister.co.uk)
  • By integrating math into real life situations provides children with a motivating framework for learning speaking and listening.These simple stories about the Number Town characters and their lives, engage attention, develop listening & speaking skills and expand childrens awareness of numeracy skills. (zdnet.com)
  • Furthermore, candidates must develop skills for integrating apps into their instructional practices. (citejournal.org)
  • To provide a firm foundation of knowledge about the workings of the economy and to develop the relevant skills for the constructive use of that knowledge in a range of settings. (lboro.ac.uk)
  • You'll also develop your research skills such as data analysis, surveying and map work and using geographic information systems. (herts.ac.uk)
  • Our employer links, practical focus and the clinical experience offered means that you'll develop the confidence and critical skills you need to propel your mental health nursing career. (uwe.ac.uk)
  • You'll develop essential people skills as you work with patients and their families, as well as our partners on placements, in class and online. (uwe.ac.uk)
  • There's also the opportunity to develop and apply your skills working abroad. (uwe.ac.uk)
  • Sees the children continue to develop their core skills, focusing on developing their reading, spelling and handwriting. (marbellafamilyfun.com)
  • A range of 'wet' and computer-based practicals enhance the classroom teaching and develop generic scientific skills. (abdn.ac.uk)
  • This breadth of care will help you develop a range of clinical skills essential for nursing. (staffs.ac.uk)
  • The Sixth Form has attractive, well equipped teaching laboratories in which you will have every opportunity to link theory with practice to develop significant practical skills. (bolton-sfc.ac.uk)
  • Develop the skills required to assess the environmental impact of large projects and understand how to build community engagement. (edu.au)
  • offers you a highly supportive environment where you can develop the self-confidence, knowledge, skills and understanding for further study. (canterbury.ac.uk)
  • This research project seeks to develop m-learning applications that provide training in visual-spatial skills using wireless handheld mobile devices (e.g. (nottingham.ac.uk)
  • Demonstrate analytical thinking, critical thinking and problem solving skills. (edu.au)
  • Demonstrate cognitive and technical skills which show broad understanding and depth relevant to the education profession. (edu.au)
  • Demonstrate skills in maintaining or advancing information and literacy skills to keep currency with pedagogical practice and professional development. (edu.au)
  • Demonstrate teamwork skills and leadership in professional and learning community settings. (edu.au)
  • Throughout the course, you will build up a portfolio of experimental work to demonstrate the development of your practical skills for which you will receive a separate qualification that will sit alongside your A level qualification. (bolton-sfc.ac.uk)
  • The data sources for the analysis are the International Adult Literacy Survey (IALS 1994) and the International Adult Literacy and Skills Survey (IALSS 2003). (gc.ca)
  • A new product has been released in this series of international surveys of adult literacy skills. (abs.gov.au)
  • Contains a selection of tables from the publication 2006 Adult Literacy and Life Skills Survey, Australia compiled for all States and Territories. (abs.gov.au)
  • Subjects such as geography and science and their close relationship with mathematics are explored. (zdnet.com)
  • Science subjects also include Environmental Science, Geography, Geology and Psychology. (bristol.ac.uk)
  • history or geography - subjects which the Coalition is promoting through the new English Baccalaureate or EBacc. (express.co.uk)
  • Research/Analysis Degree subjects: Geography and History constantly use research, analytical and numerical skills in my degree. (docplayer.net)
  • BSc(Hons) Geography equips you with a solid understanding of the science behind the main environmental challenges faced by human society. (uwe.ac.uk)
  • It equips them with the essential learning skills of literacy, numeracy and information and communication technology and promotes an enquiring mind and capacity to think rationally. (ruisliphigh.com)
  • Pupils receive an intensive programme of support, affording them skills and strategies to help them return to mainstream education or to continue on to further education. (goodschoolsguide.co.uk)
  • By studying Geography pupils will build an understanding about their place in the world. (deerparkschool.net)
  • The journey in Key Stage 3 begins in Year 7 where pupils study Geography three times a fortnight. (deerparkschool.net)
  • Pupils are challenged to build up a set of key map work skills and gain knowledge of geography in the UK and beyond, providing a strong basis to build on throughout Key Stage 3. (deerparkschool.net)
  • An investigation into the shanty towns of Brazil provides pupils with the opportunity to practice their enquiry and research skills and write an extended piece of writing. (deerparkschool.net)
  • In the final year of Key Stage 3 pupils ' Go Global ' in Geography. (deerparkschool.net)
  • Pupils in Year 10 are following the OCR Geography B: Geography for enquiring minds course. (deerparkschool.net)
  • There are a number of initiatives which, if implemented by schools in a poorly planned way can limit pupils' access to key areas of knowledge, understanding and skills. (rgs.org)
  • We have offered courses and conducted research across the spectrum of marine sciences for over six decades, in a truly multidisciplinary department that hosts academics from the fields of chemistry, physics, geology, geography and biology. (mba.ac.uk)
  • The study of food in all its dimensions offers opportunities to explore a wide range of pressing questions in the area of sustainable communities and wider areas of governance and spatial analysis across human and environmental geography. (bangor.ac.uk)
  • It can enhance communication skills, literacy and numeracy skills, IT literacy, spatial awareness, team-work and problem solving as well as environmental awareness. (emagister.co.uk)
  • The Programme for International Student Assessment coordinated by the OECD currently ranks the overall knowledge and skills of American 15-year-olds as 31st in the world in reading literacy, mathematics, and science with the average American student scoring 487.7, compared with the OECD average of 493. (wikipedia.org)
  • The purpose of this analytical report is to identify the linkages among demographic trends, economic dynamics and literacy skills for New Brunswick francophones. (gc.ca)
  • In a recent study, David Green and Craig Riddell investigate the distribution of literacy skills in the Canadian-born population and how those skills are generated. (gc.ca)
  • Apart from the advantages that come with learning multiple languages at a young age, I feel delaying the education of literacy skills until the child is slightly older has proven to be hugely beneficial to reading and writing skills in the long run. (personalisededucationnow.org.uk)
  • Contains information about people's use of certain literacy skills in the workplace and in everyday life, people's perceptions of their own skills in reading, writing, and numeracy and whether people need help performing tasks that require literacy skills. (abs.gov.au)
  • These include problem solving, data analysis, numeracy, logical thinking and working safely in a laboratory environment. (bolton-sfc.ac.uk)
  • Teachers were specially trained in normal schools and taught the three Rs (of reading, writing, and arithmetic) and also history and geography. (wikipedia.org)
  • I have taught Keys Stage 3 and GCSE Geography and Key Stage 3 History, Religious Education, Personal Health and Social Care and Literacy. (tutorhunt.com)
  • history, geography and science can be grouped together and lead to an NVQ in horticulture, and 'domestic science' skills can lead to a catering qualification. (mugsy.org)
  • science, geography and history are taught through topic-based studies, which link to the children's art and creative work. (marbellafamilyfun.com)
  • The GS I paper in the IAS prelims comprises of topics from history, geography, economy, polity and governance, general science, and most importantly current affairs. (byjus.com)
  • Decomposing the Numeracy Increase in Early Modern Europe", with Franziska Tollnek, Economic History Review 70-3 (2017), pp. 779-809 10.1111/efhr.12382. (uni-tuebingen.de)
  • ½ of 16-65 year olds have at best the mathematical skills of an 11 year-old. (blogspot.com)
  • All these topics require good mathematical skills, which, along with problem solving skills, are developed on this course. (bolton-sfc.ac.uk)
  • Further, it is through the Society's reach across the schools and university context that geography teachers understanding of and approaches to key contemporary issues can be continually informed by the outcomes of cutting edge geographical research. (rgs.org)
  • Improve your writing and thinking skills at the Writing Centre . (smu.ca)
  • Here you can browse 22 Geography Tutors located in Rottingdean, we have ordered our results by proximity to Rottingdean town centre. (tutorhunt.com)
  • The first part of the report presents the most recent profile of literacy, numeracy and problem-solving skills in a technology-rich environment as it relates to New Brunswick francophones, using the data from the Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC). (gc.ca)
  • There is also the option of complementing this degree with a wider range of skills through the MChem Environmental Chemistry programme. (abdn.ac.uk)
  • The school was recently awarded the Basic Skills Agency Charter Mark in recognition of the excellence of our work in basic literacy and numeracy. (barkingabbeyschool.co.uk)
  • Lectures will be interactive but are needed to impart basic information and background to the skills. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude etc. (iaszoology.com)
  • Our observation that family-driven age- and gender-related inequalities, as captured by the index, are relevant for understanding variation in basic numeracy patterns in the past suggests that there are indeed important links between family organisation and human capital accumulation that merit further investigation. (springer.com)
  • Daily Bi-literacy and Numeracy tasks that reinforce basic skills. (permatabangsa.com)
  • By contrast, the need for both basic cognitive skills and physical and manual skills will decline (Exhibit 1). (remind.com.br)
  • Demand for advanced IT skills, basic digital skills, entrepreneurship, and adaptability will see the largest double-digit cumulative growth. (remind.com.br)
  • It provides training in practical and analytical skills, which will enhance your career prospects and provide you with a strong platform for postgraduate study. (bristol.ac.uk)
  • The GS II or CSAT intends to check the analytical skills of the IAS aspirants. (byjus.com)
  • Gain a solid grounding in geography before you choose specialist areas. (uwe.ac.uk)
  • Explore your interests by taking courses designated in Group B (Physical Geography) to help fulfill the requirement of eighteen (18) credit-hours. (smu.ca)
  • Practical skills are a crucial part of science education and therefore there will be a requirement to pass the practical element of any science A-level taken. (manchester.ac.uk)
  • English Language Comprehension skills (Class X level). (iaszoology.com)
  • Questions relating to English language Comprehension skills of Class x level (last item in the Syllabus of Paper II) will be tested through passages from English language only without providing Hindi translation thereof in the question paper. (shriramias.in)
  • I have been teaching PE, Biology GCSE, KS3 Science and KS3 Geography. (tutorhunt.com)
  • Global changes within physical and political climates suggest contexts where a clear understanding of issues such as wise resource use and its impacts of food and drink are important theoretical concepts of innovation and governance are key to investigate the changing geographies of food and drink which include impacts of both unsustainable practices in periods of scarcity and abundance, dietary balance and malnutrition. (bangor.ac.uk)
  • Geography at Cirencester Deer Park School promotes a sense of wonder and fascination through studying a range of relevant, human and physical, geographical processes and issues. (deerparkschool.net)
  • This course introduces environmental geography through an integrative approach that explores how humans have impacted and been impacted by earth's physical systems. (smu.ca)
  • Indian and World Geography - Physical, Social, Economic geography of India and the World. (iaszoology.com)
  • It also develops their physical skills and encourages them to recognise the importance of pursuing a healthy lifestyle and keeping themselves and others safe. (ruisliphigh.com)
  • Physical and manual skills will nonetheless continue to be the single largest category of skills (measured by time spent), shrinking from 31 percent of workers' time in 2016 to 25 percent in 2030 across the United States and Western Europe. (remind.com.br)
  • Science investigation skills, particularly those relating to field work, and reporting are strengthened through this unit. (grdc.com.au)
  • See a list of all Quantitative Research Methods (Social science degrees with enhanced quantitative training) and Geography degrees at Bristol, and find more information about the course, assessment and career prospects. (bristol.ac.uk)
  • This course is available on the MSc in Applied Social Data Science, MSc in Data Science, MSc in Human Geography and Urban Studies (Research) and MSc in Social Research Methods. (lse.ac.uk)
  • If your grades are AAB or higher, we will accept a grade A in Geography, Psychology, Environmental Studies or PE in place of one of the Hard Sciences. (manchester.ac.uk)
  • About two thirds of your studies will follow the single honours Geography course, where you will acquire core knowledge in your subject. (bristol.ac.uk)
  • These include computational, observational and experimental skills, and depending on degree, may include elements such as taxonomy, designing experiments and using state-of-the-art oceanographic and geophysical equipment. (mba.ac.uk)
  • In this chapter, we apply a recently developed multidimensional measure of historical familial organisation, the Patriarchy Index (PI), and use spatially sensitive multivariate analyses to investigate its relationship with human capital levels, as approximated by numeracy across 115 populations of historical Europe. (springer.com)
  • This is in addition to core studies in literacy and numeracy, equity and diversity, supporting learners with diverse needs, assessment, and the use of information and communications technology in education. (edu.au)
  • It found that after reading literary fiction, as opposed to popular fiction or serious nonfiction, people performed better on tests measuring empathy, social perception and emotional intelligence - skills that come in especially handy when you are trying to read someone's body language or gauge what they might be thinking. (nairaland.com)
  • This requires developing newly skilled professionals to work collaboratively with education, health and social care services to support children, young adults and their families within multi-disciplinary environments. (canterbury.ac.uk)
  • This project will allow for diversity of social issue areas and geographies and includes a broad range of partners. (nationalservice.gov)
  • Monitor the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies News and Events page for information regarding events and opportunities. (smu.ca)
  • Let it be known, I was a student of the liberal arts (geography, Asian studies) at a liberal arts college (Clark University) and I founded and run a technology company in Silicon Valley. (insidehighered.com)
  • These are the skills required for tertiary studies at prestigious universities, particularly Monash University. (issuu.com)
  • Cambridge IGCSE First Language English also develops more general analysis and communication skills such as synthesis, inference, and the ability to order facts and present opinions effectively. (mis-edu.com)
  • Explore geography, undertake field trips and high pass rates. (emagister.co.uk)
  • Display excellent skills in communication of new developments, issues and organisations within and across a wide range of food and drink innovations and geographies. (bangor.ac.uk)
  • Display excellent skills in communicating new developments within and across a wide range of food and drink geographies. (bangor.ac.uk)
  • You'll also gain analytical and communication skills sought by employers across a wide range of industries. (uwe.ac.uk)
  • Studying geography can lead to a range of careers. (uwe.ac.uk)
  • The course should equip you with a range of skills, understanding and knowledge, useful in employment or higher education. (coleggwent.ac.uk)
  • You'll learn from a passionate, enthusiastic, skilled and supportive team with a range of experience across all the many different aspects of Mental Health nursing, and other fields of nursing. (uwe.ac.uk)
  • We find a strong negative association between the Patriarchy Index and regional numeracy patterns that remains significant even after controlling for a broad range of other important factors. (springer.com)
  • While you will take courses in many different aspects of geography, your principle career path will be as a research analyst able to gather, order, and analyze data, extract information from those data and present your findings in a workplace environment using common computer software. (slideserve.com)
  • Join Little Tilly Two and all her friends in Number Town.Using number characters like Sally Seven the Sports Star or Policeman Ernie Eight and actions to teach numeracy is supported by scientific research. (zdnet.com)
  • You'll visit the Swiss Alps at the start of your second year, developing your research skills. (herts.ac.uk)
  • Both the limitations and advantages of quantitative and qualitative analysis for political research will be understood and relevant skills developed. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • You'll build advanced research skills and graduate with a competitive edge in the teaching job market. (edu.au)
  • JCU's Bachelor of Information Technology combines a solid basis of computing theory with practical knowledge and skills in software, software engineering, multimedia, databases and networking. (edu.au)
  • Requirements are as for A-levels, where you can substitute a non-subject specific grade for the Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate at that grade. (bristol.ac.uk)
  • Additional Activities/Skills Music: Violin, piano (Grade 7), singing. (docplayer.net)
  • In the scholastic world's quest to pinpoint new "literacies," one of the most essential skills in a student's toolkit isn't new at all. (blogspot.com.au)
  • As the Department for Education and Skills said: "Our very best teachers are those who have a real passion and enthusiasm for the subject teach. (rgs.org)
  • What skills could we teach and measure in a new liberal arts? (insidehighered.com)
  • This analysis highlights many similarities in changing patterns of skills requirements but also some variation. (remind.com.br)
  • From kindergarten to elementary you'll find K-5 resources, including phonics worksheets and numeracy games. (tes.com)
  • You can find more KS1 Geography lesson plans, worksheets and teaching resources on the Save Teachers' Sundays website. (tes.com)
  • Apply original planning skills to present and organise a potential food or drink innovation within current context for funding and implementation in the sectors of gastronomy, community food access, food product development, food tourism. (bangor.ac.uk)
  • You will be able to attend fieldwork, which will contribute to your skills development. (emagister.co.uk)
  • The program at the Primary level supports the growth and development of the whole learner - intellectually, socially, emotionally, spiritually, and physically - while developing fundamental knowledge, skills, and values. (mun.ca)
  • This course emphasizes the further development of oral communication, reading, and writing skills. (webzdarma.cz)
  • Book an Academic & Life Skills Coaching session. (smu.ca)
  • The course incorporates design, project management, team work and effective communication skills. (edu.au)
  • Summer 20 AXA, Cork (Insurance Brokers) Underwriting Assistant Developed IT skills, especially Excel and Access Strengthened spoken & written communication skills for business. (docplayer.net)
  • Where can I study WJEC AS/A2 Geography Level 3? (coleggwent.ac.uk)
  • Notes on Geography Global Governance AS level climate change and Antarctica. (tes.com)
  • The description of the skill levels (Level 1, Level 2 etc.) have been altered because they are now based on a model with a response probability (RP) value of 0.67 rather than a model with a RP value of 0.8. (abs.gov.au)
  • Therefore, users of this data should refer to the new skill level descriptions provided in the appendix Scores and skill levels when performing time-series comparisons. (abs.gov.au)
  • This course is designed to provide you with the necessary skills, knowledge and understanding to enter a multidisciplinary workforce. (canterbury.ac.uk)
  • Document your acquired skills from on- and off-campus activities and volunteer work. (smu.ca)
  • With the support of a placement tutor, you will be given the opportunity to work for a geography or environment-related organisation and put into practice skills and knowledge gained in your first two years of study. (ljmu.ac.uk)
  • 2 ADDITIONAL SKILLS Computing: Languages: Driving Licence Word Processing: Highly competent user of Microsoft Work and Work Perfect. (docplayer.net)
  • Numeracy (the ability to work with numbers) is a skill that we can learn. (nottingham.ac.uk)
  • These issues also demand you in order to conduct numeracy promptly, when stressed. (blogs-service.com)