Search Results (10)

View
Selected filters:
  • Technical
Arabic Windows: Arabicizing Windows Applications to Read and Write Arabic
Rating

This document represents one of the first steps in addressing the lack of technological resources available for Arabicizing Windows. It provides instructions for enabling reading and typing Arabic in older versions of Windows up to Windows XP, Microsoft Word up to 2003, how to enable Arabic web browsing, and more. Information on how to type Arabic/Hindi numerals and where to download fonts is also included.

Subject:
Arts and Humanities
Languages
Material Type:
Reading
Provider:
al-Husein N. Madhany
Author:
al-Husein N. Madhany
Date Added:
10/14/2013
Communicating in Technical Organizations, Spring 2005
Conditions of Use:
Remix and Share
Rating

An exploration of the role that communication plays in the work of the contemporary engineering and science professional. Emphasis is placed on analyzing how composition and publication contribute to work management and knowledge production, as well as the "how-to" aspects of writing specific kinds of documents in a clear style. Topics include: communication as organizational process, electronic modes such as e-mail and the Internet, the informational and social roles of specific document forms, writing as collaboration, the writing process, the elements of style, methods of oral presentation, and communication ethics. Case studies used as the basis for class discussion and some writing assignments. Several short documents, a longer report or article, and a short oral presentation are required.

Subject:
Arts and Humanities
Material Type:
Full Course
Provider:
MIT
Provider Set:
MIT OpenCourseWare
Author:
Evens, Aden
Date Added:
01/01/2005
Remix
Gaining
Conditions of Use:
No Strings Attached
Rating

The intended audience includes adult learners (Grade Level D) seeking basic reading skill development. Learners will imagine that they are entering a new field of employment. They are given written information that contain new terminology specific to their occupation. Using a range of strategies, learners will determine or clarify the meaning of specific words as they are used in a specific technical context. This lesson will help learners to gain vocabulary related to an occupation of interest in order to build knowledge to prepare for a career.

Subject:
Career and Technical Education
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Homework/Assignment
Lesson
Author:
Emily Keener
Date Added:
08/08/2019
Gaining technical literacy by using a range of strategies to grow vocabulary
Conditions of Use:
No Strings Attached
Rating

The intended audience includes adult learners (Grade Level D) seeking basic reading skill development. Learners will imagine that they are entering a new field of employment. They are given written information that contain new terminology specific to their occupation. Using a range of strategies, learners will determine or clarify the meaning of specific words as they are used in a specific technical context. This lesson will help learners to gain vocabulary related to an occupation of interest in order to build knowledge to prepare for a career.

Subject:
Career and Technical Education
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Assessment
Author:
Pamela Wright
Date Added:
11/21/2016
Special Problems in Architecture Studies, Fall 2000
Conditions of Use:
Remix and Share
Rating

The course will investigate e-Learning systems from a business, policy, technical and legal perspective. The issues presented shall be tackled by discussion of the design and structure of the various example systems. The connection between information architectures and the physical workplace of the users will also be examined. There course will be comprised of readings, discussions, guest speakers and group design sessions. Laboratory sessions will be focused on implementation tools and opportunities to create one's own working prototypes. Students will learn to describe information architectures using the Unified Modeling Language (used to specify, design and structure web applications) and XML (to designate meaningful content).

Subject:
Architecture and Design
Material Type:
Full Course
Provider:
MIT
Provider Set:
MIT OpenCourseWare
Author:
Mitchell, William John
Date Added:
01/01/2000
Specialized Dictionaries
Rating

Dictionarybay houses 16 specialized dictionaries that focus on topics such media, oil terminology, theater, economics, statistics, advertising, and many others. Users can select a dictionary and enter any search term in English or Arabic, but cannot browse the dictionaries.

Subject:
Arts and Humanities
Languages
Journalism
Economics
Material Type:
Reading
Provider:
Dictionarybay
Date Added:
10/14/2013
Theater Arts Topics, Fall 2004
Conditions of Use:
Remix and Share
Rating

Opportunity for the study of theater arts topics not covered by regular subject listings, including experimental subjects offered by permanent and visiting faculty. Students seeking an individual program of study with a faculty member must also obtain the approval of the Director of Theater Arts. Consult Theater Arts Office for departmental form.

Subject:
Arts and Humanities
Film and Music Production
Material Type:
Full Course
Provider:
MIT
Provider Set:
MIT OpenCourseWare
Author:
Sonenberg, Janet
Date Added:
01/01/2004
Theater Arts Topics - Suburbia, January (IAP) 2008
Conditions of Use:
Remix and Share
Rating

Opportunity for the study of theater arts topics not covered by regular subject listings, including experimental subjects offered by permanent and visiting faculty. Students seeking an individual program of study with a faculty member must also obtain the approval of the Director of Theater Arts. Consult Theater Arts Office for departmental form.

Subject:
Performing Arts
Material Type:
Full Course
Provider:
MIT
Provider Set:
MIT OpenCourseWare
Author:
Podpaly, Yuri
Date Added:
01/01/2008
Transliteration and Transcription Technology
Rating

This article is a brief overview of linguistic issues relating to transliteration and transcription procedures. The document discusses differences between transliteration and transcription as well as areas of technology application for the two. A document that shows unicode font codes for each letter of the Arabic alphabet and five different transliteration schemes is also available for free download.

Subject:
Arts and Humanities
Languages
Linguistics
Material Type:
Reading
Provider:
The CJK Dictionary Institute
Date Added:
10/14/2013