working with computers

Child Topics

S5.0 - working with computers

Description Using computers and other digital tools to develop, install and maintain ICT software and infrastructure and to browse, search, filter, organise, store, retrieve, and analyse data, to collaborate and communicate with others, to create and edit new content. Excludes: – Systems analysis – Installing, maintaining and repairing computer hardware
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S5.1 - programming computer systems

Writing and submitting instructions, specifications and programmes for computers. Excludes: – Systems analysis – Issuing commands to computer controlled machines and equipment Examples: – Write computer programming code – Use query languages – Debug software
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S5.2 - setting up and protecting computer systems

Description Setting up, protecting and resolving problems with computer systems, networks, or similar information systems.
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S5.5 - accessing and analysing digital data

Using digital tools to browse, search, filter, organise, store, retrieve, and analyse data, information and digital content, to collaborate and communicate with others, and create and edit new content.
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S5.6 - using digital tools for collaboration, content creation and problem solving

Description Using ICT software and hardware to collaborate and communicate with others, creating and editing new content (from word processing to images and video) and solving conceptual, technical and practical problems. Excludes: – Computer programming – Resolving computer problems
5 Sub topics in this topic

S5.7 - using digital tools to control machinery

Issuing commands to computer controlled machines and equipment by despatching the appropriate data and input. Excludes: – Writing computer code and programmes – Resolving computer problems. Examples: – Enter commands, instructions, or specifications into CNC equipment – Set up the controls of a machine
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