Computer Literacy for IC3 Unit 3: Living Online / Edition 2

Computer Literacy for IC3 Unit 3: Living Online / Edition 2

by John Preston, Sally Preston, Robert Ferrett
     
 

Written to provide all readers with an opportunity to learn and demonstrate computer and Internet literacy.

Computer Literary for IC3
was written to align with a certification called “Internet and Computing Core Certification (IC3)”. This certification is for users who want to demonstrate critical computer and Internet skills valued inSee more details below

Overview

Written to provide all readers with an opportunity to learn and demonstrate computer and Internet literacy.

Computer Literary for IC3
was written to align with a certification called “Internet and Computing Core Certification (IC3)”. This certification is for users who want to demonstrate critical computer and Internet skills valued in today’s academic and professional environments. The Computer Literacy for IC3 text is written to meet the certification standards and provide readers with a broad understanding of the key components of computer literacy in order to prepare for the exam.

This certification has 3 units:
• Unit 1: Computing Fundamentals (computer concepts)
• Unit 2: Using Productivity Software
• Unit 3: Living Online (the Internet)

Each of these units is available as a separate Computer Literacy for IC3 text. This text contains: Unit 3: Living Online covers basics of the Internet, including networks, email, and the impact of computing on society.

The second edition of Computer Literacy for IC3 has been revised to keep up with the IC3 program’s evolution, which reflects the recent changes in computers and technology. Instead of publishing one large, comprehensive text, the three units are now available as separate, smaller texts.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780133028607
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
12/25/2012
Series:
Computers Are Your Future Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
1,312,797
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.50(d)

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Table of Contents

CH 1 Understanding the Internet

List of Student Files

Lesson 1 Creating Faster, More Reliable Communications

Lesson 2 Networks Of Computers

Lesson 3 Birth of the World Wide Web

Lesson 4 Connecting to the Internet

Lesson 5 Financing and Controlling the Internet

Lesson 6 Security and Ethics

Summary

Key Terms

Checking Concepts and Terms

Skill Drill

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CH 2 Searching for Information

List of Student Files

Lesson 1 Using a Web Browser

Lesson 2 Searching for Information

Lesson 3 Managing Information from a Website

Lesson 4 Creating and Hosting Web Pages

Lesson 5 Security, Privacy, and Ethics

Summary

Key Terms

Checking Concepts and Terms

Skill Drill

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CH 3 Buying, Selling, and Banking Online

List of Student Files

Lesson 1 Online Banking and Making Payments

Lesson 2 Buying from Businesses Online

Lesson 3 Businesses Buying from Businesses Online

Lesson 4 Consumers Buying and Selling to Consumers

Lesson 5 Security, Privacy, and Ethics

Summary

Key Terms

Checking Concepts and Terms

Skill Drill

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CH 4 Communicating Online

List of Student Files

Lesson 1 Electronic Mail

Lesson 2 Asynchronous Communications

Lesson 3 Synchronous Communications

Lesson 4 Uses of Online Communications

Lesson 5 Security, Privacy, and Ethics

Summary

Key Terms

Checking Concepts and Terms

Skill Drill

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CH 5 Working Online

List of Student Files

Lesson 1 Using Electronic Mail at Work

Lesson 2 Asynchronous Communications at Work

Lesson 3 Synchronous Communications

Lesson 4 Using Computers Online at Work

Lesson 5 Security, Privacy, Safety, and Health

Summary

Key Terms

Checking Concepts and Terms

Skill Drill

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CH 6 The Future of Living Online

List of Student Files

Lesson 1 Becoming More Digital

Lesson 2 Becoming More Mobile

Lesson 3 Convergence of Computing and Mobile Communication Technologies

Lesson 4 Prudent and Responsible Practices

Summary

Key Terms

Checking Concepts and Terms

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