Get Ahead in Computing explores the exhilarating world of information technology. Computer Networks unravels the web of connections that stretch around the world and help us to communicate, learn and have fun every day.
Computer Networks looks at how computer technology has changed the way we work, communicate, learn and have fun. Explore the World Wide Web, search engines, email, social media - all of which have become part of our everyday lives. The bright and engaging design guides readers with clear explanations of websites and webpages, search engines and email systems. Online security is a key area of focus the advice is included on staying safe online.
Stretch Yourself features give practical activities for readers to try. These 'try at home' examples help reinforce learning and are not linked to specific software or operating systems.
True Story features give real-world anecdotes from the world of information technology.
Computer Hero features look at the forerunners of digital technology that have paved the way for scientists today.
Get Ahead in Computing explores the world of information technology from the inside out, breaking down this new curriculum subject into four titles covering key topics: computer science, algorithms & coding, applications & programs, and computer networks.
Ideal for young readers starting the new Computing curriculum subject in school.
Other titles in the Get Ahead in Computing series" Awesome Algorithms & Creative Coding, Amazing Applications & Perfect Programs, and Computer Networks.