tema 5(2)

INTERACTIONISM (SOCIAL CONSTRUCTIVISM) (1990-ONWARDS):Social interaction leads to both lg acquisition & knowledge development, with no stages), as thought is mainly internalised speech.Social interaction pushes us into our ZPD as the basis for learning.Conversation is the scaffolding for acquiring new lg and knowledge. Emphasis on pragmatic and communicative aspects of lg. Group work and interaction are essential for SLA: INFORMATION PROCESSING (IP) (70s ONWARDS)Main idea: brain is the computer

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chapter 4. Service Contracts with REST
4.1. Uniform Contract Elements
The REST uniform contract is based on three fundamental elements:
1. resource identifier syntax – How can we express where the data is being transferred to or from?
2. methods – What are the protocol mechanisms used to transfer the data?
3. media types – What type of data is being transferred?
These elements are commonly represented using a triangle symbol, as shown in Figure 6.1. 


the relationship between URIs, URLs, and

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STROKE:Strokes happen when blood flow to your brain stops. Within minutes, brain cells begin to die. There are two kinds of stroke. The more common kind, called

ischemic stroke, is caused by a blood clot that blocks or plugs a blood vessel in the brain. The other kind, called hemorrhagic stroke, is caused by a blood vessel that breaks and bleeds into the brain. “Mini-strokes” or transient ischemic attacks
 (TIAs), occur when the blood supply to the brain is briefly interrupted.Parts of the body Read More

The scourges of 21st century

1.- Explain the difference between epidemic, endemic and pandemic.

An epidemic is an outbreak of an infectious disease that spreads quickly infecting a large number of people. If the disease stays in a determinate geographic area, it’s called endemic. If the disease infects many countries at the same time, it’s called pandemic.

3.-Infectious agents are parasites that invade the body of a living being (host or guest) and reproduce inside or on it, causing tissue damage. But, who can be infectious

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Lecture topic 1: Company fundamentals

Lecture topic 1: Overview

o Icebreaker
o Disruptive example
o What is a company?
o Company regulation in Australia
o Classes of companies
o Separate legal entity
o Corporate groups
o The corporate veil
o Limited liability
o Key terms check the CLIA Chapters

Lecture 1: Icebreaker Activity

LO 1.6 LO 2.1 LO 2.2 LO 2.4 LO 2.5 LO 2.6 LO 2.7

Why are you studying corporations law

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Business Cheat sheet

Unit 1:                                                                                                                                                                                                             

1.1 What is a Business:

An organization that produces/sells goods/services to satisfy the needs, wants, demands of consumers

Profit or non-profit:

A business that produces or sells goods/services

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