Unit 7 Glossary of Terms

Unit 7 Glossary of Terms



Browse the glossary using this index

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C

Computer literacy

Computer literacy is ability to use soft and hardware effectively with a range of skills level from elementary use of programming and advanced problem solving.

I

Information

Processed data aimed at enhancing knowledge

Information Literacy

The ability to know when there is a need for information, to be able to identify, locate, evaluate, and effectively use that information for the issue or problem at hand.

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Word document Practical exercises - Internet.doc

Internet

Is a communications network that offers a number of services including e-mail and the world wide web.

L

Literacy

Literacy is the ability to read and write.

Literacy can also be defined as competence or knowledge in a specified area.  For example computer literacy, information literacy among others.

M

Mouse

Peripheral device used as a pointer for navigating the monitor