Engineering websites

Website for an English-German magazine for engineers, with lots of technical data and expressions: http://www.engine-magazin.de

MIT Opencourseware, introductory course for engineering: http://ocw.mit.edu/high-school/introductory-mit-courses/engineering/

Free Tech Books lists free online books for engineering and lecture notes: http://www.freetechbooks.com/

A Design and Technology website: http://technologystudent.com/

Wolfram for computing and engineering: http://www.wolfram.com/mathematica/

This website is written specifically for engineering students with tutorials on course topics and information on both FE and the LEED GA (important for American civil engineers): http://www.clengi.com/

Disney produced this fun animation of hand tools in 1945: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sd2PNHysj7A and Part 2:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OC4_VUvIgig&feature=related

Archive resources for the history of engineering and science: http://www.theiet.org/resources/library/archives/

Do a free course yourself on an introduction to engineering mechanics: https://www.coursera.org/course/statics1

Download fun, curriculum-related activities to explore engineering: http://www.tomorrowsengineers.org.uk/home.cfm

BBC Engineering science website: http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/zbb4q6f

Educational Java Applets to help visualise concepts in engineering, maths and physics: http://www.falstad.com/mathphysics.html

Explore this website for free Design and Technology materials: http://www.prometheanplanet.com/en-us/index.html

Worksheets, materials, ideas and links for teaching technical and engineering English: https://tefltastic.wordpress.com/worksheets/technical-english/


Youtube materials

Heat engines and the second law of thermodynamics: http://www.youtube.com/watch?NR=1&v=DHUwFuHuCdw

German Technology: VW bike: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sXhhWXw9V7A

German technology: Bed TV: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rWFAEghVfEw

German Technology: Clever table design: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0T9Ygqg-484

Building an airplane: http://www.youtube.com/watch_popup?v=zKnsyYbfC60&feature=popular







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