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The Science of Learning. <p>Unable to play video. Please enable JavaScript or consider upgrading your browser. </p> Captions Settings Dialog Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window. 0:01Skip to 0 minutes and 1 secondWhat is learning? 0:47Skip to 0 minutes and 47 secondsYou'll be discovering how different regions of the brain become involved in learning, and what this means for the types of decision you make as a teacher, for optimizing your students' learning. Universal Basic Income Is Silicon Valley’s Latest Scam. Uber’s business plan, like that of so many other digital unicorns, is based on extracting all the value from the markets it enters.

Universal Basic Income Is Silicon Valley’s Latest Scam

This ultimately means squeezing employees, customers, and suppliers alike in the name of continued growth. When people eventually become too poor to continue working as drivers or paying for rides, UBI supplies the required cash infusion for the business to keep operating. When it’s looked at the way a software developer would, it’s clear that UBI is really little more than a patch to a program that’s fundamentally flawed.

If consumers find a way to retain some of that value for themselves, the thinking goes, you’re doing something wrong or “leaving money on the table.” Graduate Certificate in Digital Education. The Science of Learning. Unit of Study. Learning for Free. What’s the best way to organize my research? When you’re writing an essay, keeping your research organized is a challenging task.

What’s the best way to organize my research?

Unfortunately, there isn’t a “best” way: when this question was asked by a History student we didn’t have just one single answer. The bottom line is you have to choose a system that works for your learning style and your writing habits. That said, I put it to all of the library staff to tell me how they organize their research (we’re librarians! Of course we have systems!). A few themes emerged that may help you out. In the beginning… Do some preliminary reading. Once you start finding good stuff… Organize by “subheading” or chunk. When you’re ready to write… Write out of order. There are software products that will help you with many of these steps (see our blog post on Zotero and RefWorks for examples) but many students still choose to do a lot of their organization by hand. Religions - Christianity: The Trinity.

Modern Money Mechanics. Introduction to Project Management. Project management is an essential skill-set for many careers and in many contexts in our lives.

Introduction to Project Management

Introduction to Project Management is an ideal starting point if you need to manage projects at work or at home, while not necessarily being a formally trained project manager. It is also suitable if you are considering undertaking a project in the near future and are seeking to learn and apply essential project management knowledge and skills.

To deliver a project successfully, it’s important to start by clearly identifying what the project is, and what its outcomes will be. In the course, we will show you practical ways to explore and understand your goals from the outset of your project, and to consider all the factors that may affect its execution. The 37 Best Websites To Learn Something New — Life Learning. Forget overpriced schools, long days in a crowded classroom, and pitifully poor results.

The 37 Best Websites To Learn Something New — Life Learning

These websites and apps cover myriads of science, art, and technology topics. They will teach you practically anything, from making hummus to building apps in node.js, most of them for free. There is absolutely no excuse for you not to master a new skill, expand your knowledge, or eventually boost your career. You can learn interactively at your own pace and in the comfort of your own home. It’s hard to imagine how much easier it can possibly be. The 12 Common Archetypes. The 12 Common Archetypes By Carl Golden The term "archetype" has its origins in ancient Greek.

The 12 Common Archetypes

The root words are archein, which means "original or old"; and typos, which means "pattern, model or type". The combined meaning is an "original pattern" of which all other similar persons, objects, or concepts are derived, copied, modeled, or emulated. The psychologist, Carl Gustav Jung, used the concept of archetype in his theory of the human psyche. Although there are many different archetypes, Jung defined twelve primary types that symbolize basic human motivations. Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) - Bachelor of Applied Social Science - Counselling.

Macquarie University - Bachelor of Arts - Psychology. Australian Catholic University (ACU) - Bachelor of Arts - Psychology. Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) - Diploma of Counselling. Counsellor. Counsellors assist people to identify and define their emotional issues and better understand themselves by explaining options, setting goals, providing therapy and helping them to take action.


Counsellors may perform the following tasks: work with clients to find solutions to emotional, mental and lifestyle problemsact as facilitators in group sessionswork with other professionals such as medical practitioners, psychologists and social workers as part of a health management teamact as intermediaries in conflict resolution. Specialisations: Counsellors may specialise in working with a particular group, such as people from non-English-speaking backgrounds, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people or single parents.