Go! with Computer Concepts, Getting Started / Edition 1

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Overview

The primary goal of GO! with Computer Concepts Getting Started, 1/e, is to introduce students to basic computer concepts. Definition and discussion of computer types, hardware, software, network types and safe computing practices. Ideal for students and others seeking a conclusive introduction to computer concepts.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780132327930
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • Publication date: 4/25/2007
  • Series: Go! Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 96
  • Product dimensions: 8.23 (w) x 10.82 (h) x 0.22 (d)

Meet the Author

Shelley Gaskin, Series Editor for the GO! Series, is a professor of business and computer technology at Pasadena City College in Pasadena, California. She holds a master's degree in business education from Northern Illinois University and a doctorate in adult and community education from Ball State University. Dr. Gaskin has 15 years of experience in the computer industry with several Fortune 500 companies and has developed and written training materials for custom systems applications in both the public and private sector. She is also the author of books on Microsoft Outlook and word processing.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 4-Basic Computer Concepts

Objective 1: Define Computer and Identify the Four Basic Computing Functions

Objective 2: Identify the Different Types of Computers

a. Microcomputers

b. Servers

c. Mainframe Computers

d. Supercomputers

e. Embedded Computers

Objective 3: Describe Hardware Devices and Their Uses

a. System Unit

b. Storage Devices

c. Evaluating Your System

d. Ports

e. Input Devices

f. Output Devices

Objective 4: Identify Types of Software and Their Uses

a. System Software

b. Application Software

Objective 5: Describe Networks and Define Network Terms

Objective 6: Identify Safe Computing Practices

a. Computer Maintenance

b. Viruses

c. Spyware

d. Protecting Yourself and Your Computer

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