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Video Education Australasia

Works: 5,725 works in 9,575 publications in 1 language and 131,795 library holdings
Genres: Internet videos  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Documentary films  Instructional films  Science films  Case studies  Documentary television programs  Juvenile works 
Roles: prn, Producer, Publisher, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 650.144
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Most widely held works about Video Education Australasia
Most widely held works by Video Education Australasia
Sports Psychology : the Winning Edge by Thomas Baricevic( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding the sports psychology concepts of motivation, anxiety, focus, and arousal is essential for achieving high levels of performance in sport. This video examines the effects of repetitive training on motivation and the internal and external factors that can affect it. Sports psychologists and coaches discuss the effects of anxiety and the pressures, both intrinsic and extrinsic, that athletes often feel. Athletes and their coaches also discuss physical and social stress, how to manage it, and how to turn it to the athlete's advantage. This is a helpful visual learning tool for athletes and coaches who are searching for the "zone of optimal functioning" (the phrase from which "in the zone" is derived) and who want to improve performance through an understanding of positive and negative motivators
Water( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using computer-generated animations, this program clearly demonstrates the structures and changes of state in water-specifically in ice melting, in water evaporating, and in water boiling-all at the molecular level. Each demonstration scientifically clarifies student misconceptions about the process and reinforces concepts that carry over into molecular change in other elements
Effective Communication in Business( Visual )

9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Businesses rely heavily on communication - particularly in the information age of the 21st-century. In today's world it is often necessary to share information with many different people both internally and external to the organisation. Without clear communication, false information could be provided to suppliers, employees or customers, with the end result - confusion, and little hope of success. In this program we define what effective communication is, what stops it, why it's so important, the communication methods that modern businesses employ, and the importance of ethics in communication. Follow us as we prove the importance of effective communication in business."--VEA
Lifting the lid : how computers work( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aided by illustrative graphics, looks inside the computer to show the functions of the main components of a PC. Shows what a hard drive looks like and how it works. Also covers a brief history of the development of the PC's main or mother board over the past 15 years
Don't Hesitate, Communicate : Effective Communication in the Office( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Employees in an office often come from different walks of life and different cultures. Their personalities are unique, their expectations diverse. But how can we ensure communication in the office is as effective as possible? This program explores the fundamental business skill of communication in the workplace. The many forms of verbal communication are covered, including oral and written methods such as meetings, speeches, letters and presentations. Similarly, the increasing importance of effective electronic communication is presented. Nonverbal cues such as body language are explored and in summary, the program discusses strategies for overcoming the barriers to workplace communication"--Container
Emotional intelligence in the classroom( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adolescents have both the cognitive and the emotional capacity to deepen their emotional intelligence, and for that reason secondary schools are being viewed as an ideal setting in which to teach and promote EI. In this program, Dr. Karen Hansen, coordinator of the EI and Education Research Unit of Swinburne University, compares and contrasts definitions and models of EI. In addition, she suggests practical ways in which educators can promote and nurture EI through a variety of classroom activities and by rearranging the physical classroom environment
Answering interview questions( Visual )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Answering interview questions well goes a long way to winning any job. But interviews are by their very nature challenging, and for many people confronting. However there are a number of ways you can effectively prepare for the interview and decrease your anxiety. In this encouraging program, we look at a number of ways you can improve your performance when answering interview questions. We explain how to prepare yourself before the interview, how to anticipate common questions, and how to deal with the more difficult and challenging ones. Speaking with a recruitment specialist, we also investigate the difference between one-on-one and the group interview processes."--VEA website
Management Styles Explained by Michael Boland( Visual )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Management styles are characteristic ways of making decisions and relating to subordinates. The predominant management styles are commonly defined as autocratic, persuasive, consultative, participative and laissez faire. While leaders often exhibit a preference for a particular style of management, it is argued the different styles of leadership should be employed dependent upon the culture of the business, the nature of the task, and the nature of the workforce. Effective management will ensure that the objectives of an organisation are met. This informative program examines the five management styles, their characteristics, advantages and disadvantages and application to various management situations"--Container
Wound management( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Effective wound care extends far beyond disinfection and dressing. In fact, wound management is a cornerstone of proper hospitalization, and nurses and nursing assistants may be required to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate the care of wounds. In order to fulfill these roles, it is critical to have an understanding of the diverse procedures involved. This program illustrates skin anatomy in a wound-care context, explores wound classification, and depicts wound treatment, dressings, and documentation. Viewers learn about the age-depth-color and red-yellow-black systems of classification, debridement procedures, the use of normal saline solution, the application of foam or hydrocolloid dressings, and more
Nuclear energy : issues( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Almost one-fifth of the world's electricity comes from nuclear power. Supporters claim it is safe, cheap, and the answer to global warming. Critics call it dangerous, expensive, and hardly the solution to climate change. This program presents arguments for and against nuclear energy while exploring scientific concepts behind it. Topics include: the disposal or storage of radioactive waste; the likelihood and potential consequences of a nuclear power plant accident today; the threat of terrorist attacks on a nuclear facility; the link between nuclear power and nuclear weapons; and the question, "Is nuclear energy really carbon-free?" Historical accounts focus on the Three Mile Island and Chernobyl disasters
Food and digestion( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With energetic graphics and simple experiments, this program illustrates the entire process of digestion in human anatomy. An outline of food types and how they nourish the body begins the video, followed by a step-by-step guide through the mouth, esophagus, stomach, and large and small intestines. The processes of the liver, pancreas, colon, and rectum are also described. Distinguishing between chemical and mechanical digestion-and reinforcing specific principles associated with each-the program uses demonstrations with everyday materials to make key concepts entertaining and easy to understand
Online customer service by Kurt Breitenmoser( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helping people via the Internet might sound easy, but in fact, many customers expect more from a digital interface than they do from in-person or telephone venues. And because folks can take their business elsewhere with one swift click or keystroke, competition for online customers is fierce; anyone tasked with keeping them happy is on the front line of a company's battle to succeed. Using eye-catching animation, down-to-earth explanations, and illustrative chat excerpts, this video presents the best ways to assist customers who sign in rather than stroll in. Topics include the basic parameters, functions, and fine points of live chat, which enables a trainee become the "voice" of his or her company; the ways in which social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter can play a role in effective customer service; the importance of e-mail etiquette; and the methods by which a service representative should deal with online behavior that becomes upsetting or offensive. Viewable/printable educational materials are available online
Person-to-person customer service by Michael Boland( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With so many choices available to customers these days, it is vital that your customer's needs are met every time. You must go beyond, you need to have the customer service skills, guarantee an enjoyable, positive experience that leaves the customer satisfied and prepared to do business with your organisation again. From first impressions to the completion of the exchange the customer needs to feel engaged, welcome and confident that they are receiving the level of service they require. Using dramatised scenarios and a range of footage, this program demonstrates techniques for delivering outstanding customer service"--Container
Ethics and social responsibility in business by Tom Trikojus( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This timely program distinguishes between ethical behavior and social responsibility by spotlighting two well-known Australian buinesses that exhibit a code of conduct that is either company-specific or industry-wide."--Back of container
The Information age( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Streaming media, digital downloads, 24/7 communications, virtual worlds, and data galore: welcome to the Information Age! In this program, technology experts and everyday Internet consumers talk about the high-tech world we live in. Using clear and simple terms, they comment on available types of online services, their benefits and drawbacks, the widening impact of the Web on pretty much everything, and the digital divide-and ways to bridge it so that no one has to be left behind
Learning with interactive whiteboards( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This DVD provides an introduction on what a board consistis of and how it can be used in the classroom."--Container back cover
Out of the blue : strategies to combat teen depression by Jeff Kennett( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program will help teenagers recognize and deal with the "black dog" by explaining the causes and symptoms of depression, telling how and where to find help, and providing information on forward-looking treatments tailored for teens. Australian rock musician Daniel Johns and young adults from both urban and rural areas in Australia discuss their experiences with depression. In addition, Jeff Kennett, director of beyondblue-Australia's national depression-awareness initiative-and other mental health professionals add informative and supportive commentary
Caring for the Frail and Immobile( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although the elderly, infirm, and bedridden may have the potential to improve their health and physical performance, they often display less progress than other patients. For this reason, inexperienced caregivers can become discouraged. This program serves as a source of inspiration for those who are working to help frail and immobilized patients. Viewers are reminded that everyone ages in a unique way; that even the most basic daily activities can have tremendous benefits, both mental and physical; and that-in addition to dementia, Alzheimer's, and Parkinson's-depression is a major factor to consider. The importance of social interaction is also a significant topic
Telephone customer service( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We've all experienced it--the frustration of dealing with a company or organization over the telephone. Being put on hold or transferred again and again, often without finding an answer or solution, is enough to drive anyone crazy. Now, switch places-imagine you're being paid to help customers by phone. What can you do to ease their aggravation, address their queries, and solve their problems? If a conflict emerges, how will you untangle it without the benefit of face-to-face interaction? This video provides answers to those questions, guiding trainees with simple dramatizations, concise explanations, and hip animation. Offering an overview of the basic components of a telephone support system, the video emphasizes the importance of active listening, documentation, and multitasking, while helping viewers recognize the communication barriers inherent in telephone technology
More fries with that?( Visual )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Obesity is a widely discussed issue, and yet one of its principal causes - fast food consumption - shows no sign of going away. This program explores the popularity of convenience meals and the growing health and social concerns associated with them. Viewers learn about direct links between high-fat, high-sugar, highly processed foods and severe physiological problems as well as socioeconomic challenges. In addition, the video investigates a number of lifestyle factors that influence diet, including long work days or study sessions, high-tech entertainment and communication, and an overall rise in the pace of living
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Don't Hesitate, Communicate : Effective Communication in the Office