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Information and Communications Technology


Cyberbullying and Digital Citizenship

Cyberbullying and Digital Citizenship

Social Media Me

Jules goes on a roller coaster ride taking steps to make right with her social media followers. Her initial apologetic post is well-received, but relief is only temporary… more floodgates open and the consequences of her actions snowball....Show More
Resilience and Digital Citizenship

Resilience and Digital Citizenship

Social Media Me

As Jules' social media world spirals downwards, her friend Aaron prepares to enter an online hate exchange. Jules turns to Project Rockit for advice, and starts along the hard road of repairing relationships. Meanwhile Aaron rethinks his...Show More
What Is Digital Citizenship?

What Is Digital Citizenship?

Social Media Me

Jules has built a positive social media presence promoting good digital citizenship, online ethics and safety. So when her friend Aaron faces some social media challenges, she offers sound advice. Yet sometimes good digital citizens stumble -...Show More
Understanding Intellectual Property

Understanding Intellectual Property

Why should students value their own and others’ intellectual property? What exactly is intellectual property? This interview led programme builds an understanding of: intellectual property; exceptions to copyright; registering IP; why...Show More
ICT in Organisations

ICT in Organisations

For any modern organisation, Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is fundamental to how they operate. But how do we actually define ICT’s and what is the specific role they play in business? Experts with a lifelong understanding of...Show More
Developing a Website

Developing a Website

Website design and development is an exciting, highly creative industry that continues to grow at a rapid rate. This interview-led programme looks at the key considerations involved when developing a website. It looks at: internet basics;...Show More
IT Networks

IT Networks

Computer networks are at the foundation of Information and Communication Technology. A good understanding of the main elements and functions of computer networks is therefore crucial. This programme provides a comprehensive overview of: the...Show More
ICT Project Management

ICT Project Management

In this programme we follow the iPod and iPad development team at Bjango Software as we examine the management and development of a complex ICT project. We follow through the stages of a project’s life cycle, from conception and planning, to...Show More
Multimedia Systems

Multimedia Systems

This programme is a practical introduction to the technology and techniques behind the scenes of modern multimedia. Through case studies of two interactive software developers, we describe the hardware and software used for multimedia, with basic...Show More
Learning with Wikis and Blogs

Learning with Wikis and Blogs

Wikis and blogs are becoming increasingly available on the Internet for anyone to read or create their own. They are also increasingly being used as teaching tools in the classroom. In this programme, we discuss what wikis and blogs are and the...Show More
Publishing a Magazine

Publishing a Magazine

ICT in the Real World

"Desktop Publishing" is the term commonly used to describe the use of a personal computer to perform publishing tasks. In this programme we visit Bridal magazine publishing company Media Ink, to discover how various ICT practices are employed...Show More
Skills for the Workplace

Skills for the Workplace

ICT in the Real World

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is integrated into all levels of the 21st-century workplace. Word processing, computerised spreadsheets, email communication and web-based research are just some of the tasks performed every day....Show More
Designing on Screen

Designing on Screen

Design is a wide ranging discipline that encompasses art, engineering, communications, web design, graphic design and many other areas. The use of information and communications technology can assist graphic designers throughout the design...Show More
Keeping Safe Online

Keeping Safe Online

The Internet has revolutionised our daily lives. But what are the dangers? Remaining safe online is no easy task. Much has been said about what not to do, but how do you unwittingly give away too much about yourself? And why is that a problem...Show More
Research on the Internet

Research on the Internet

Search engines have become a major tool for anyone seeking information of just about any type on the internet. In particular, students rely heavily on Internet-based information for their research – although, as this programme makes clear, in...Show More
Health and Safety Issues in ICT

Health and Safety Issues in ICT

It’s probably not immediately obvious to the average teenager – or many adults for that matter – but moderate to heavy computer use brings with it a number of areas of risk when it comes to health and safety. This programme covers a wide...Show More
The Information Age

The Information Age

This video explores: online services, life in the information age, the digital divide and how to breach the gap between those who do and don’t access the wealth of knowledge, entertainment and services provided online. These issues are all...Show More
Securing the Web

Securing the Web

This programme takes a dramatic, yet humorous look at current internet security issues. We explore the issues from the perspective of the end-user, focusing on both technological and behavioural solutions to the problems. This programme is...Show More
The History of Computers

The History of Computers

The programme traces the development of the electronic computer, from the first valve-based devices of the mid 20th century, to the invention of silicon-based technology leading to the manufacture of the first PCs.
Roles and Responsibilities in IT

Roles and Responsibilities in IT

In this programme, we examine the huge variety of jobs in the IT industry and the way these jobs interact to create the dynamic products that shape our modern life.
Networks

Networks

Entertaining and packed with information, we examine what a network consists of; central processors, network procedures and architecture. This programme focuses on a case study of Destra, a company that specialises in the sale of online music and...Show More
Inside Story: Spam

Inside Story: Spam

This programme investigates one of the major issues confronting business and individual computer users today - spam.