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Introducing ICT systems
Introducing ICT systems

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Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand the meaning of all the terms highlighted in the text

  • demonstrate an awareness of the main processes in an ICT system (sending, receiving, storing, retrieving, manipulating, conveying)

  • demonstrate an awareness of some of the hardware, software and communication components used in ICT systems

  • use a system map or a block diagram to identify the components of an ICT system

  • use the units for conveying data and those for storing data apporpriaterly, including use of the prefixes kilo, mega and giga.