Oxford English for Careers
Technology 2: Student's Book
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|Format:||Paperback / softback, 136 pages|
|Other Information: ||colour illustrations throughout|
|Published In: ||United Kingdom, 31 July 2008|
A new, up-to-date course where students learn what they need to know for a career in commerce, tourism, nursing, medicine, or technology.
Table of Contents
1. Ways in to technology; Products and courses, ordering a presentation, studying technology; 2. Food and agriculture; Agricultural inventions, food preservation, precision agriculture, testing fruit; 3. Bridges and tunnels; Famous bridges, bridges for shipping routes, bridge types; 4. Plastics; Describing a pie chart, plastics - names and codes, the history and properties of plastics; 5. Alternative energy; Decentralized energy, Wave Energy Innovator, wind power; 6. Aeronautics; Controlling a plane, silent aircraft, jet engines; 7. Future homes; Specialized accommodation, earth homes, inside the home of the future; 8. Mass transportation; Skimming - a European project, fast trains; 9. Petroleum engineering; Oil platforms, a rotary derrick, oil refining; 10. Environmental technology; Environmental engineers, causes of environmental pollution, cleaning water, China's eco-city; 11. Robotics; Matching robots to their applications, sensors, robot design; 12. Household technology; Domestic appliances, making kitchens, eco-appliances; 13. Defence technology; Civilian uses for defence technologies, military technology with a civilian application, the future of defence; 14. Electronics; Circuit symbols, explaining how a circuit works, electronic alarm circuits; 15. Career development; The stages of a career, preparing for an interview
|Publisher: ||Oxford University Press|
|Dimensions: ||27.18 x 20.83 x 0.76 centimeters (0.38 kg)|