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Science and Technology

Module 4 : The bionic human

"On successful completion of this module, students should be able to:

Module 3 : Chemistry and the human body

On successful completion of this module, students should be able to understand the basic types of substances

Module 2 : Safety in the workplace

"On successful completion of this module, students should be able to

Module 1 : The nature of science

"On successful completion of this module, students should be able to:

Science and society: A career and professional development course

Scientists throughout the world are increasingly interested in the relationship between science and society. Part of their concern is with the social responsibilities scientists have in relation to broader public interests. That raises important issues to

Introducing the environment: ecology and ecosystems

What is ecology and why is it important to our understanding of the world around us? This unit looks at how we can study ecosystems to explore the effect that humans are having on the environment.

Evolution through natural selection

In this unit, we describe the theory of evolution by natural selection as proposed by Charles Darwin in his book, first published in 1859, On The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or The Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Lif