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Computer scheme of work, SS1, Third Term

Alfred Ajibola - Sat, 20th July, 2019 @ 13:42: PM

Topics in ICT

Routers, Types and Functions of Routers Computer scheme of work, SS1, First Term Computer scheme of work, SS1, Second Term Computer scheme of work, SS1, Third Term Computer Networks and Types of Computer Network Domain Name System; How DNS works and Types of DNS Servers Internet of Things (IoT), How IoT works, its advantages and challenges How to consume less data on your android phone Best programming languages to learn Internet, Notable Dates and Events on Internet Evolution



Academic Questions in ICT

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A specialized router residing at the boundary of a company's network is called a/an _____.

  • A. Wired Router
  • B. Wireless Router
  • C. Core Router
  • D. Edge Router
  • E. Virtual Router
  • F. LAN Router
  • G. WAN Router

Which of the following is NOT a type of computer network?

  • A. NAN
  • B. MAN
  • C. CAN
  • D. LAN
  • E. WAN
  • F. PAN

The above diagram best illustrate a _____.

  • A. LAN
  • B. WAN
  • C. CAN
  • D. MAN
  • E. PAN
  • F. NAN

The layer 3 device that move packets between devices, allowing Network communication is called a _____.

  • A. Switch
  • B. Router
  • C. Firewall 
  • D. Computer
  • E. Smart phone
  • F. Central Procession Unit

Scheme of Work for Computer, SS1, 3rd Term:

 

WEEK 1

Topic: COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS
  • Meaning of ICT
  • Types of ICT: Broadcasting, Telecommunications, Data Networks, Information Systems, Satellite communications
  • Broadcasting: Radio, Television, Satellite TV systems

 

WEEK 2

Topic: COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS
  • Telecommunications:
  1. Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN)
  2. Mobile phone system (GSM)
  3. Circuit switched packet telephone system
  4. Satellite telephone system
  5. Fixed wireless telephone system
  • Data Networks:
  1. Personal Area Network (PAN)
  2. Local Area Network(WAN)
  3. Internet

 

WEEK 3

Topic: COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS
  • Information system: Data processing system, Global positioning system(GPS)
  • Applications of ICT: Teleconferencing, video conferencing, tele-presence, telecommunication and networking, tele-computing, messaging, information search, retrieval and archival

 

WEEK 4

Topic: APPLICATION AREA OF ICT
  • ICT-based gadgets: mobile phones, computer, fax machines, automated teller machine(ATM), dispensing machines, point of sales machine, automated cash register(ACR), radio set, etc.
  • Operation of ICT based gadgets

 

WEEK 5

Topic: BASIC COMPUTER OPERATIONS
  • Description of the booting process
  • Types of booting: Cold and warm
  • Components of window desktop: Icons, taskbar, background

 

WEEK 6

Topic: BASIC COMPUTER OPERATIONS
  • Running an application program e.g. Microsoft word
  • The process of shutting down the computer

 

WEEK 7

Topic: WORD PROCESSING
  • Definition of Word Processing and Word Processor
  • Examples of Word Processors: Microsoft Word, word perfect, word star
  • Features of word processors

 

WEEK 8

Topic: WORD PROCESSING
  • Word processing environment
  • Using a word processor to: create, edit, format, save, retrieve, print and close

 

WEEK 9

Topic: PRESENTATION PACKAGES
  • Definition of presentation package
  • Example of presentation packages e.g. Microsoft power-point
  • Features of presentation package: Creation of slides, insertion of pictures, insertion of video and audio, animation, slide shows, creating graphics, creating of organization and other charts

 

WEEK 10

Topic: USING PRESENTATION PACKAGE
  • Microsoft power point: Open the application, create a new presentation, insert slide contents: text, graphics and pictures

 

WEEK 11

Topic: USING PRESENTATION PACKAGE
  • Microsoft power point: Animation contents, add new slides, save presentation, close presentation, close application.

 

WEEK 12

Topic: REVISION

 

WEEK 13

Topic: EXAMINATIONS

 

Read Computer scheme of work for First Term here

Read Computer scheme of work for Second Term here


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Alfred Ajibola is a Medical Biochemist, a passionate Academician with over 7 years of experience, a Versatile Writer, a Web Developer, a Cisco Certified Network Associate and a Cisco CyberOps Associate.


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Amazing facts in ICT

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Smoking near an Apple (Mac) computer voids the warranty.

When you add /4 to the end of Facebook's URL, it will take you to Mark Zuckerberg.

You can try it on you own; or better still, try the link below:

facebook.com/4


NOTABLE POINTS IN ICT

The internet and the World Wide Web (www) IS NOT the same thing. 

The internet is formed from the joining or linking of different networks. 

For instance, Google's network, Facebook's network and Yahoo's network are among the many other networks that make up the internet.

World Wide Web on the other hand is a collection of linked pages (for instance, this page you're on).

There are actually billions of linked pages in various servers around the world.

You require the internet and a web browser to get to the World Wide Web

Please read more on the internet here

Types of Networks Based on Geographical size

  1. Personal Area Network (PAN): An instance is a Bluetooth connection between two devices.

  2. Local Area Network (LAN): This is the network under a single administrative control and usually within a building.

  3. Campus Area Network (CAN): This network connects various devices within a campus or college

  4. Metropolitan Area Network (MAN): This network connects two offices/companies within a city

  5. Wide Area Network (WAN): This network connects devices throughout the globe. The internet is a typical example of a WAN.

You can read more on the types of network based on Geographical Size here

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