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Engineering and Related Technologies


Testing Solutions

Testing Solutions

Engineering Solutions

The testing, evaluation and refinement stage is an integral part of the engineering design process. This video investigates three real-world projects requiring different testing methods, uncovering why testing is crucial to achieve finished...Show More
Impactful Materials

Impactful Materials

Engineering Solutions

A critical aspect of design is the selection of materials to make a product. Physical and chemical properties, cost and availability, and social, ethical and environmental impacts of materials are all important considerations. This video explores...Show More
Designing Engineered Solutions

Designing Engineered Solutions

Engineering Solutions

Engineers can face many design challenges when undertaking a project. Identifying problems is the crucial first step in the process of designing solutions. This video looks at some unique challenges and the approaches that real-world companies...Show More
Kessler Syndrome: What Happens When Satellites Collide

Kessler Syndrome: What Happens When Satellites Collide

Of all the man-made satellites in Low Earth Orbit, 95% are space junk: rocket thrusters, derelict satellites, and most of all, tiny fragments of debris from collisions and explosions. All this debris poses a potential threat to the future of...Show More
Using Power Tools Safely

Using Power Tools Safely

This video presents the potential hazards and the correct use of, angle grinders, jack-hammers, circular saws, and power drills. Using examples and commentary from a Master Builder, a practical guide of how to use each power tool is demonstrated...Show More
Environmental Practices at Work: Manufacturing

Environmental Practices at Work: Manufacturing

Environmental sustainability is about designing and implementing practices and processes within a workplace that do not waste or exhaust natural resources or cause ecological damage. It not only minimises an organisation’s environmental...Show More
Electrical Components Part III: Transformers, Relays and Motors

Electrical Components Part III: Transformers, Relays and Motors

Electricity and Electronics Series

Transformers, relays, and motors are detailed in this training video. Computer animation, component cutaways, and lab experiments are used to demonstrate how basic components are constructed and operate. This is an essential training programme...Show More
Electrical Troubleshooting

Electrical Troubleshooting

Electricity and Electronics Series

Students learn to use a systematic approach to locate electrical problems: know the circuit, isolate the problem, test components, fix the problem, and retest the circuit. Viewers also learn about common problems found in resistors, capacitors,...Show More
Electrical Principles

Electrical Principles

Electricity and Electronics Series

This live-action video introduces the basics of electricity. Computer animation adds interest and excitement as the program comes to life in its coverage of atoms, conductors, insulators, free electrons, voltage, current, resistance, magnetism,...Show More
Electronic Components Part III: Thyristors, Piezo Crystals, Solar Cells and Fiber Optics

Electronic Components Part III: Thyristors, Piezo Crystals, Solar Cells and Fiber Optics

Electricity and Electronics Series

This video continues the study of electronic components by demonstrating the construction and operation of thyristors, Hall-effect chips, piezo crystals, light-emitting diodes, photoresistors, solar cells, fiber optics, photodiodes,...Show More