Computer chatter 1: Networks and data transmission

In this lesson sequence students relate the concept of transportation systems to help them develop an understanding of the properties of networked systems and the underlying techniques used to transmit and validate data.

Additional details

Year band(s) 7-8
Content type Lesson ideas
Format Web page
Core and overarching concepts Digital systems, Data acquisition
Australian Curriculum Digital Technologies code(s)

Investigate how data is transmitted and secured in wired and wireless networks including the internet


Acquire, store and validate data from a range of sources using software, including spreadsheets and databases

Keywords Networks, Data transmission, Data validation, Security, Cybersafety, Network performance, Cyber security, Inclusive education, Additional scaffolding, Socio/emotional, inclusive education
Integrated, cross-curriculum, special needs Inclusive education



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