This section will introduce you to a range of peripherals connected to a typical desktop PC, and show you how the computer engineer and computer scientist each view the communication between the peripherals and the main PC.
Activity 11 (exploratory)
Below is the video that you need to watch for this activity. This consists of the introduction and first section (entitled ‘Outside to inside – peripherals’) of the ‘Inside the box’ video. You will need your computer’s speakers or headphones to listen to it.
Transcript: Inside the box: introduction and section 1
[Graphic title: Inside the box]
[Music – duration 00:12]
[Graphic title: Outside to inside – peripherals]
[Music – duration 00:08]