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Leigh, Richard

Works: 56 works in 205 publications in 1 language and 2,492 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Science films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Juvenile works  Case studies  Children's films  Instructional films  History 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author
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Publications about Richard Leigh
Publications by Richard Leigh
Most widely held works by Richard Leigh
Lasers in design technology : a brief history on lasers ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Lasers are now widely used in a variety of industries, making it vital that the upcoming generation of designers, engineers, and tradespeople are familiar with their capabilities. This program provides students with a simple explanation of how lasers work and an introduction to some of their many applications in manufacturing, medicine, and science. Along with laser cutters, the video features a demonstration of a CAD/CAM project that utilizes a range of different technologies
Job Search in the 21st century by Simon Garner( visu )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Provides advice for job-seekers. Topics covered include using the internet for job applications, networking and identifying personal skills
Survey savvy : planning & conducting a successful survey ( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Demonstrates how to plan and conduct a survey, using the example of two women starting a new business, who want to find out what their high school student potential customers want
Batch and continuous processes : food manufacturing case studies ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Using a milk company and a café as case studies, this program outlines the differences between two types of food manufacturing systems: batch processing and continuous processing. The video compares and contrasts the aims of both of these systems, along with the labor and equipment, setup costs, and quality of the finished product for each
Commercial printing processes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
This program examines common commercial printing processes in use today, including offset lithographic, digital, screen, and flexographic. Types of binding and finishing that will be used for books, food wrappers, plastics, and other applications are also discussed. In addition, industry experts explain how commercial printers can help clients decide on the best way to present their product by considering choices in paper quality, cost, and printing and finishing methods
Lifting the lid : how computers work ( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
A visual explanation of the inner workings of modern computers, including discussions of hard drives, memory, binary code, and RAM
Team building in outdoor education programs ( visu )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
"Most outdoor adventures throw a group of people together who barely know each other. Suddenly everyone must live together continuously for an extended period of time, make decisions and solve problems. This program is for Outdoor Education leaders and group members. It focuses on how to confront some of these issues before being in the outdoors and emphasises the importance of team building. Real life case studies will increase class interaction between students"--Publisher's website
Fries with that? : the overweight epidemic by Richard Leigh( visu )
7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Australians, like many Europeans and Americans, are exercising less, eating less healthy food and gaining more and more weight. This program looks at ways to reverse this trend
Tell me : planning and conducting a successful interview by Video Education Australasia( visu )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Discusses several models to follow for conducting and planning a well prepared and successful interview
Behavioral Interviewing by Richard Leigh( visu )
7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Explores a method of job interviewing. Interviews are based on previous experiences of the applicant, combined with scenarios and examples that predict future behaviour. Employers can avoid the potentially nebulous strengths and weaknesses questions in order to focus on actual behaviours exhibited and the way an individual adapts to particular situations
Gene technology by Video Education Australasia( visu )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Provides an overview of gene technology. Covers techniques such as polymerase chain reactions (PCR) and gel electrophoresis, as well as the theory of DNA sequencing. Also examines practical medical, commercial, and forensic applications and the development of genetically modified organisms (GMO). Focuses on three examples of gene technology--Menkes disease research (health), transgenic pasture grass research (agriculture), and police forensic work
Sports injury prevention and assessment by CLASSROOM VIDEO LTD( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
This program provides a comprehensive guide to the issue of sports injury: its prevention where possible and successful treatment when prevention fails. It covers the following areas: prevention of injury including warm-ups, protective equipment, diet and appropriate training regimes, immediate assessment of injures (DR ABC), causes of sports injuries, assessing sports injuries (SALTAPS), treating soft tissue injuries (RICERS) and injury rehabilitation
Hospitality : a question of attitude ( visu )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Examines the people who live just behind the scenes in every Australian restaurant, hotel and catering venue. They are the people who ensure that all those tourists, diners and party-goers are fed, housed, serviced and catered for. Explores: the difference between service and servility; the need for a positive workplce attitude; effective staff and client communication; building self-confidence and industry awareness
Measurements of physical activity ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
"The National Physical Activity Guidelines were introduced by the Australian government to offer guidance and options for moderate-intensity physical activity, which are both achievable and sustainable across gender, socio-economic and occupational groups. This program illustrates the key principles outlined by the guidelines and offers a comprehensive and objective approach to various methods of measuring physical activity. Interviews and a variety of sports and activities footage further assist with addressing the concepts of the program"--Container
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