Educational Media Australia
Most widely held works about Educational Media Australia
Most widely held works by Educational Media Australia
Fighting meningococcal disease ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Early detection can save lives : all you need to know about recognising the symptoms, what action to take, and how to help prevent this deadly disease.
The living reef ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1992 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
1st work: The Great Barrier Reef, off the coast of Australia, is the focus of this film. The video illustrates many of the different kinds of sea life that inhabit the reef and discusses the frailty of this ecosystem. 2nd work: This short film shows how starfish eat, move, live, and survive.
The stolen generation one man's story ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Interview with Brian Morley who was taken away from his family in a country town in Victoria in 1960 and subsequently adopted by a white family in Melbourne. He was one of more than 100,000 indigenous people who were forcibly removed from their families and communities since the first days of European occupation of Australia.
Theories of personality ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Exploration of the five major schools of thought on development of the personality, plus many theories. Looking at Freud, Jung, Adler and Erikson, Pavlov, Skinner, Maslow and many others, the program examines and explains their theories. Current theories of personality, including trait, psychoanalytic, humanistic, social learning and cognitive are discussed.
Marketing leisure ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Shows how a marketing team targets customers to ensure the successful operation of a leisure complex.
Testicular self examination ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Detailed instruction in how to perform regular testicular self-examination for the early detection of testicular cancer.
Three legends of Australian Aboriginals ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Three animated aboriginal tales about happenings in the dreamtime. Notes explain the concept of the dreamtime, the cultural context of the stories, and the environmentalist ethics embodied in aboriginal tribal laws. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate.
Internet intellect ( )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Presents an introduction to the Internet and explains now to navigate the Internet.
Play and the social world ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
"Discusses ways in which children can be helped to develop co-operative behaviour through play by looking at behaviour in the playground and at the social interaction of toddlers at home & nursey school. Includes games & techniques that can be used successfully by teachers & psychologists working with young children" -- case-slip.
The wetlands problem ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
The Murray River system and its adjacent wetland areas provide an ideal case study for looking at humanity's impact on a natural environment. This video focuses on the history of European occupation and the problems created by damming, clearing, irrigation, recreation and introduced species of fish.
Animals of Australia ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
A cinematographic inventory of Australian wildlife, showing each animal group in its natural habitat and describing special characteristics and adaptations.
Cognitive development ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
The cognitive development of children encompasses changes in thought processes which affect reasoning, memory and language. This program examines the theory of the intellectual development of children formulated by Piaget. Each developmental stage proposed by Piaget is explained and supported by film of children at different stages. Criticisms of Piaget's theory are identified and the influence of other factors such as culture, emotion and social interaction is being researched by modern psychologists.
The physiology of pain ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Looks at the causes of pain, the way pain signals are transmitted to the brain and what the body itself does to control pain.
Who's counting? Marilyn Waring on sex, lies & global economics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
A rich biography of ideas in which Marilyn Waring maps out an alternative economic vision while demystifying the language of economics.
How we study children ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
"Illustrates a number of research methods by focusing on ways of answering the question: How can we study and make sense of the seemingly chaotic world of childen's play? It demonstrates observational techniques accompanied by expert comment on the advantages & disadvantages of each, and considers experimental techniques and ways of overcoming methodological problems" -- case-slip.
Design identifiably Australian ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
This program examines what we understand by the term 'identifiably Australian design'. It focuses on the decorative arts to explore the history of design in Australia and looks at several issues like the influences of Aboriginal arts and crafts and how and why the imagery of Australian design has changed over time. Features interviews with Jenny Kee, Peter Timms, Dr, Beth Hanley and Judith O'Callaghan.
A History of Australian architecture. Unit 4, 1945-1980s ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
The Marketing mix in action ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
This program looks at the principles of modern marketing and in particular areas such as product development, branding, distribution, packaging and advertising. It looks at examples such as Muller's major success in the yogurt business with its "split pot" yogurt; Prudential's marketing of "invisible" products such as insurance; and problems with "alternative" products such as organic vegetables. The role of marketing research and the future of marketing are also explored.
Cellular respiration ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Examines cellular respiration by examining the essential fuels and machinery used by a cell to sustain itself. Shows the connections between cellular respiration and nutrition.
Goddess remembered ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Describes and discuss early goddess-worshipping cultures and the current women's spirituality movement.
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