Computer chatter 2: Network performance

In this lesson sequence students build on and extend their knowledge of networks and discuss an inquiry question about Wi-Fi speeds and handling bulk of data transfer needs.

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

Explain how hardware specifications affect performance and select appropriate hardware for particular tasks and workloads


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, Inclusive education, disability, disabilities



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