Evaluating digital content

How reliable is the information from websites? Here are some ways you can check.

How does the internet work

Explanation of how the internet works, including IP addresses, protocols and networks.

How email works

How emails are sent and received, including definitions of domain names, POP and SMTP.

How search works

Describes how search engines work to find the most appropriate websites.

How to build an app

An interview with two teenagers where they discuss an app that they designed.

How to create a pixel picture

How to make a pixel picture and display it on an LED skirt.

How to write complex programs

Complex programming is introduced using a simple example of a kangaroo needing to drink.

Input and output devices

An explanation of what happens to data when it is inputted and outputted, with examples.

Viruses and malware

An explanation of what computer viruses and malware are and how to avoid getting infected.

What are repeated patterns?

Using a free piece of coding software to create an animating selfie repeat pattern.

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