There are 5 worksheets, 5 homework tasks and an assessment test, each with answers included in this unit.
Summary - 2019 Edition
The unit is subdivided into six lessons, including a test, in order to fit with most school timetables.
The material covers all aspects of input and output devices used in computer systems. The input devices include: barcode scanners, document scanners, QR code scanners, cameras, keyboards, pointing devices, microphones, touch screens, sensors and interactive whiteboards. The output devices include printers, 3D printers, cutters, screens/monitors, loudspeakers and multi-media light projectors. The principles of operation of each device are explained with a range of real-life applications. The use of sensors for monitoring and feedback and their applications is also covered.
The test is provided with IGCSE exam style questions to assess understanding across all lessons in the unit. It is a theoretical unit covering the relevant sections of the Cambridge IGCSE® 0478 / 0984 and O Level 2210 Computer Science specification.
What's included in the toolkit?
These units have been written to satisfy the specification for the theoretical Section 1 of the Cambridge IGCSE® 0478 and O Level 2210 Computer Science courses. Each unit contains:
PowerPoint slides for each lesson
Detailed lesson plans
Learning objectives and outcomes
Worksheets and homework activities with answers
End-of-unit Assessment test with answers
Other material and links to online resources
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