Inside Information Technology
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- 31 Jul 2023
- 06 Nov 2023
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- Analyse how a computer together with its input/output devices process and deliver data/information to user
- Explain the causes for the present information/digital age by advances in technologies in computer, information systems, computer networks, Internet, and the World Wide Web.
- Apply the knowledge in Internet, World Wide Web and HTML to designing and constructing a Web system.
- Apply the knowledge in information technology to addressing/solving real-life problem.
- Different types of hardware components of a computer.
- How a computer works.
- Computer network and its different types.
- World Wide Web system and the development of a web system.
- Introduction to information system.
Past La Trobe University students who have previously completed CSE1ITF (Information Technology Fundamentals) are ineligible to enrol in this subject.
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Students will be introduced to the rapidly expanding and influential field of information technology which comprises various types of technologies in computers (both hardware and software) and computer networks. It is therefore relevant to students in a wide range of disciplines: for examples, health sciences, business, engineering and technology. Students will be taught the fundamental principles of computer operations, different types of input/output and storage devices, computer networks including Local and Wide area networks, information systems, Database, the Internet, the World Wide Web and HTML. Students will acquire the knowledge and practical skills in information technology and be able to apply them to their field of study.
- One one-hour examination (1000 words equivalent) (20%)
- 9 weekly exercises equivalent to 1000 words in total. (20%)
- End-of-term quiz test (25%) (1000 words) (25%)
- Web system development Assignment (20%) (1000 words) (20%)
- Early-term quiz test at the end of Week 4 (500 words equivalent) (15%)
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