ICT

IGCSE Edexcel Revision Notes > ICT

Hardware

  1. Types of ICT systems
  2. Importance of ICT
  3. Input devices
  4. Processors
  5. Output devices
  6. Configuring ICT system to meet need.

Software

  1. System Software
  2. Application Software

Backing Storage

  1. Data capacity termilogy
  2. Main Memory
  3. RAM vs ROM
  4. Storage devices

Networking

  1. Types of network
  2. Benefits of establishing network
  3. Network security
  4. Requirements for connecting to the internet
  5. Features of common internet services
  6. Intranet

Impact of ICT

  1. Impact of ICT on individuals, organisations and society
  2. Legal issues in use/misuse of ICT
  3. Legal constraints on the use of information
  4. Safety
  5. Computer crime
  6. Securing data and personal information
  7. Personal responsibility on the internet

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ICT, Digital Literacy and other resources:

https://digital-literacy.org.uk/

http://www.childnet.com/resources

http://www.childnet.com/resources/esafety-and-computing

https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/advice-centre/teachers-and-school-staff/curriculum-planning

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