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12. Role and impact of IT in society

Candidates should be able to: 12.1 E-business

  • evaluate the impact of information technology on e-business (including: banking, shopping, trading goods)
  • describe how it is possible to be subjected to fraud when using credit cards online
  • evaluate the impact of digital currency (including: Bitcoin, Litecoin)
  • explain how IT is used in e-business (including: electronic funds transfer, automatic stock control, electronic data exchange, business-to-business buying and selling, online stores)
  • discuss how organisations mine data to analyse social and economic trends 12.2 Social networking
  • evaluate methods used for social networking (including: chat rooms, instant messaging, forums, email, blogs, microblogs) and their impact on changing social patterns

12.3 Video conferencing and teleworking

  • describe video conferencing and the hardware and software used
  • describe web conferencing and the hardware and software used
  • discuss the advantages and disadvantages of video conferencing on employers and employees
  • discuss the advantages and disadvantages of web conferencing on employers and employees
  • describe teleworking
  • discuss the effects of teleworking on employers and employees

12.4 Technology in society

  • evaluate the impact of information technology on society (including: sport, manufacturing, medicine, education, banking, e-business)

12.5 Technology enhanced learning

    • discuss the advantages and disadvantages of software-based training methods
    • evaluate the impact of technology on learning (including: Massive Open Online Courses (M000, computer based training, online tutorials, video conferencing)

     

     

     

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