This site houses a number of open educational resources developed for use with (predominantly) first year biochemistry and microbiology undergraduates in the Faculty of Biological Sciences, to support their preparation for practical classes. Each unit contains a range of resources relating to a specific practical technique including:
The units use a range of media, including animation, still photographs and video. In most cases the text is voiced over. They are suitable for a range of uses from self-directed study to classroom/laboratory presentations.
Please feel free to use/link to the resources on this site, or to download them from JORUM and amend them as necessary for your purposes. We would welcome feedback on who has used them, and what you think of them.