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Information and Communications Technology

Contains 42 Videos

Let's Interact With A Computer!

Let's Interact With A Computer!

ICT Basics

This creative programme takes students on a journey inside the computer, following a keypress all the way through to it appearing on the screen. Powerful visual diagrams and animations are used throughout, in order to aid students’...Show More
How Do Operating Systems Work?

How Do Operating Systems Work?

ICT Basics

In this animated programme, our character Sam shows students the basics of the hard working operating system. Engaging graphics are used to explain concepts clearly and visually, depicting how an operating system interacts with various other...Show More
Episode 2: Cyberbullying and Digital Citizenship

Episode 2: Cyberbullying and Digital Citizenship

Social Media Me: Season 2

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
Episode 3: Resilience and Digital Citizenship

Episode 3: Resilience and Digital Citizenship

Social Media Me: Season 2

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
Episode 1: What Is Digital Citizenship?

Episode 1: What Is Digital Citizenship?

Social Media Me: Season 2

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
Meet the Malwares

Meet the Malwares

Did you know that online malicious software – or malware – can steal your personal information, like passwords and banking details, and maybe even your identity? One out of every three infringing screen content sites contains malware and...Show More
Let's Build the Internet: Networking

Let's Build the Internet: Networking

ICT Basics

In this animated programme, our character Sam shows students the basics of networking and data transmission. Engaging graphics are used to explain concepts clearly and visually, depicting how data is transmitted via cables and fibre optics, and...Show More
Codes and Canines: Data Transmission and Storage

Codes and Canines: Data Transmission and Storage

ICT Basics

This creative programme takes students on a journey as Kat teaches them about data storage and communication. Powerful visual diagrams and animations are used throughout, in order to aid students’ understanding of the concepts that are...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
Development and Deployment

Development and Deployment

Creating Apps

The mobile app revolution has greatly enhanced the user experience and changed the way we interact with technology. It is a booming industry with great opportunities for developers with an idea for an app. Once research and planning has been...Show More
Data Mining: Big Data's Increasing Challenge and Payoff

Data Mining: Big Data's Increasing Challenge and Payoff

Incredibly large volumes of data are generated on a daily basis. Within that data hides information that can prove extremely valuable on a social, economic, political or environmental level. But to unearth the ‘gold’ the data needs to be...Show More
Research and Planning

Research and Planning

Creating Apps

The explosion in apps has changed the way we interact with our mobile devices and the world around us. There are great opportunities and rewards for those wishing to create an app, but where do you start? Focused on the research and planning...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
Data: Ethical Use and Storage

Data: Ethical Use and Storage

More than 800 billion gigabytes of information is used globally every year. This inconceivably large volume of data must all be stored, retrieved, displayed and used. Featuring case studies of national job search website Seek and the...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
A Case Study in Problem Solving

A Case Study in Problem Solving

ICT in the Real World

Maintaining and developing new and existing technologies requires the use of solid problem solving techniques. In this programme, we explain the system of problem solving methodologies that have been devised to assist people in creating...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