The Computing Progression Pathways suggests that at the white level, on the theme of Information Technology, a student should demonstrate that he/she:
- Understands the ethical issues surrounding the application of information technology, and the existence of legal frameworks governing its use e.g. Data Protection Act, Computer Misuse Act, Copyright etc. (Evaluation)
The following link to cs4fn articles that illustrate Information Technology – White Level
- How is it possible that a network with so many threats can also be used to securely communicate a credit card number, allowing you to buy everything from songs to holidays online?
More of our resources, including linked computing ‘story’ booklets can be found in our resources section. You may also want to look at cs4fn’s teacher resources or browse the latest cs4fn magazine.