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Educational Film Services

Overview
Works: 291 works in 315 publications in 1 language and 703 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Case studies  Documentary films  Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Instructional films  History  Nonfiction films 
Classifications: PN1997, 612
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Most widely held works by Educational Film Services
The Development of public health in Australia by Ben Harding( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australians have one of the best health standards in the world, with life expectancy increasing over 20 years in less than a century. This video examines the history and development of public health in Australia
Evaluating business performance : case studies in small business( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How well is your business running? Evaluating business performance helps us to answer this question and make decisions that will improve future performance. In this program the owners of three businesses talk frankly about profitability, liquidity, efficiency and stability. Key concepts are explained and students will gain an understanding of the accounting processes required to evaluate the business performance
Working attitude by Nick Hayward( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Working attitude we introduce students to the issue of attitudes at work. We explore how your attitude to co-workers affects both yours and their work. And we investigate forming good workplace habits, working in a team and co-operating with fellow workers. We examine the types of attitudes favoured by employers, and show scenarios exploring the affects of different moods at work. We also suggest steps to help find solutions and resolve negative emotions at work"--Container
Preparing for an expedition by CLASSROOM VIDEO LTD( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One of the most challenging varieties of outdoor education is an expedition, where students will enter a natural setting for an extended period of time. An expedition can offer many fantastic experiences. Students learn about themselves, communities, and the natural environment. However students need to be aware that they'll be entering a new environment, which requires different skills and greater responsibilities. This program will provide them with the information they need to help them prepare for their expedition"--Container
Gene technology by Video Education Australasia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program is about gene technology - the actual techniques used by the scientists producing remarkable breakthroughs in areas like health, agriculture and forensics. The following techniques are covered in depth: polymerase chain reactions; gel electrophoresis; DNA sequencing (in two parts); and genetic modification of organisms. The program focuses on three examples of this technology in action - Menkes' disease research (health); transgenic pasture grass research (agriculture); and police forensic work. Footage and expert comment from these working labs along with detailed graphics bring clarity to this difficult subject
Hot off the press : inside a daily newspaper( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This video takes viewers behind the scenes at a large daily newspaper, exploring in detail how staff members fulfill their writing, illustration, and assembly duties, and how the paper-based periodical has adapted to high-tech documentation, communication, and delivery methods. News and feature reporters, sub-editors, photographers, and the paper's news editor and print manager all discuss their challenges and responsibilities in detail, shedding light on how newsworthy events are tracked, stories are assigned, fieldwork is accompllished, pages are digitally laid out, and other aspects of journalism"--Container
Inside cells : cells and their organelles( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The program takes viewers on a tour of a 'cell gallery', and using illustrations of electron microscope imagery and graphics, looks in detail at the structure and function of cellular organelles, including cell membranes, nuclei, mitochondria, chloroplasts, smooth and rough endoplasmic reticula, ribosomes, the Golgi complex, lysosomes, vacuoles, the cytoplasm, cytosol and cytoskeleton, microtubules and microfilaments. It covers the importance of internal cellular membranes, and compares the relative sizes of the different organelles within a cell
Canteen food : healthy tuckshops in our schools( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The program examines the importance of developing healthy eating habits at a young age and the role the school canteen can play in encouraging students to eat nutritious food
Gravitation by Nathalie Deruelle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of demonstrations, animated graphics and worked examples, the program demystifies: Newton's Law of universal gravitation; how to enter very large and small numbers into a calculator; the physics involved in apparent weightlessness, satellites, including geostationary satellites; gravitational field strength; the inverse square nature of the law of gravitation
Guess who's coming to dinner? by Neil Barrett( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The program covers all the main topics and issues, including the basic stats on alcohol use and abuse, nutritional aspects, the effect on motor skills and on health generally, advertising and how to use alcohol in moderation
The interview by Quincy Jones( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video program is intended for anyone who will attend a job interview. It poses questions for the viewer, while disproving common misconceptions which can lead to extreme nervousness and often spoil hard-earned interviews
Hot and cold( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the range of mechanisms through which the human body maintains a steady internal temperature and protects its vital organs. Covers shivering, hair erection, changes in blood flow, sweating, and panting
Water by Karl Sabbagh( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Iain Stewart continues his epic exploration of how the planet has shaped human history.. This time he explores our complex relationship with water. Visiting spectacular locations in Iceland, the Middle East and India, Iain shows how control over water has been central to human existence.. He takes a precarious flight in a motorised paraglider to experience the cycle of freshwater that we depend on, discovers how villagers in the foothills of the Himalayas have built a living bridge to cope with the monsoon, and visits Egypt to reveal the secret of the pharaohs' success.. Throughout history, success has depended on our ability to adapt to and control constantly shifting sources of water
Spam( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program investigates one of the major issues confronting business and individual computer users today. Spam, which is unsolicited or bulk commercial email, has become an increasingly annoying daily chore for those on the receiving end. We introduce students to the hidden costs of spam, the people responsible, techniques used and current and future options to manage spam. The program also examines the technological, legal and political issues involved in dealing with spam
Internal defenses by Karl Sabbagh( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how the human body responds when the whole body is attacked by bacteria or viruses. Explores the role of the spleen, the lymphatic system, white blood cells, and antibodies. Uses the common cold as an example of the response of the body to a viral attack
Before the play : Macbeth : an analysis of Shakespeare's play( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essential analysis of William Shakespeare's play, Macbeth by Kim Edwards and Erica Hately from the School of Literary, Visual & Performance Studies at Monash University. In talk show style they discuss plot, setting, characters, supernatural elements, language and themes in a way student-friendly manner
The Northern Renaissance by Mick Gold( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the techniques of Jan van Eyck and Albrecht Durer, whose love for minute detail was characteristic of the art of the North Renaissance
The photoelectric effect( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program looks at the discovery of the photoelectric effect and its investigation and eventual explanation by Einstein
Food facts & myths( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the following food myths in the light of facts about food and nutrition: by eating plenty of bran, you can be assured of sufficient fibre; vitamin supplements are necessary for good health; you can eat as much fat as you like, provided that you exercise enough to burn it off; bread and potatoes cause you to put on weight; chicken is better than red meat
Heroic ambitions by Geoff Dunlop( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The work of Leonardo, Raphael, Michelangelo, and the relationship among the state, sponsors, and artists
 
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