Computer Systems - 2.1.1

This section of the syllabus is about understanding the basics of a computer systems and how computers relate to every-day life.

The points covered in this group of mini-webs are

 

  1. What is a computer system
  2. Describe the importance of computer systems to modern society
  3. Explain why computer systems need to be reliable
  4. Explain why professional standards are important in the field of computer systems
  5. Explain the non-technical aspects of creating a computer system - ethical, environmental and legal issues.