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1.1 Reliability & Integrity
1.3 Privacy & Anonymity
1.4 Intellectual property
1.6 The Digital Divide & Equality of Access
1.8 Globalization and cultural diversity
1.10 Standards & Protocols
1.11 People & Machines
1.12 Digital Citizenship
2.1 Business and Employment
2.2 Education and Training
2.5 Home and Leisure
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By: Maya Mangindin, Sara Liquori, Karley Holland
Strand 3: IT Systems
The terminology, concepts and tools relating to specified ITdevelopments
Hardware is a comprehensive term for all of the physical parts of a computer, as distinguished from the data it contains or operates on, and the software that provides instructions for the hardware to accomplish tasks.
Software is a generic term for organized collections of computer data and instructions, often broken into two major categories: system software that provides the basic non-task-specific functions of the computer, and application software which is used by users to accomplish specific tasks.
Networks are very important in ITGS because business, homes, schools, organizations, and more are all connected by networks. You will need to know the basic roles of networks when taking this course.
A global computer network providing a variety of information and communication facilities, consisting of interconnected networks using standardized communication protocols
3.5 Personal and Public Communications
A multistep, multidirectional process in which messages are disseminated to a broad, and sometimes undifferentiated, audience through complex networks of active transmitters.
PUblic and Personal communications.pptx
3.6 Multimedia/ Digital Media
An extension of hypertext allowing the provision of audio and video material cross-referenced to a computer text
multimedia digital media.pptx
A structured set of data held in a computer, esp. one that is accessible in various ways
3.8 Spreadsheets, modeling and simulations
A computer program used chiefly for accounting, in which figures arranged in the rows and columns of a grid can be manipulated and used in calculations
Spreadsheets modeling simulations.pptx
3.9 Introduction to Project Management
A management method, otherwise known as the knowledge and understanding of the product development life cycle.
3.10 IT Systems in Organizations
This topic builds onto the concepts introduced in "Introduction to project managment" and provides students with a more in-depth understanding of the development of IT stsyems.
3.11 Robotics, Artificial Intellegience and Expert Systems
Due to the increasing capability of IT systems, it has allowed developers to implement systems that attempt to imitate human behavior.
3.12 Information Systems Specfic to the Annually Issued Case Study
All Information (in powerpoints) is referenced from the guide.
These sources are for the Strand 3 DEFINITIONS
Lysis. "Definition of Computer Networking."
. Demand Media, 30 Sept. 2009. Web. 09 Jan. 2013.
. N.p., n.d. Web. 09 Jan. 2013.
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