Introduction to Computers

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Introduction to Computers by Mind Map: Introduction  to  Computers

1. Objectives Overview

1.1. Explain why computer literacy is vital to success in today's world

1.2. Define the term, computer, and describe the relatiobship between data and information

1.3. Describe five compoments of a computer

1.4. Discuss the advantages and disadvatages that users experience when working with computers

1.5. Define the term,network,and idntify benefits in sharing resources on a network

1.6. Discuss the uses of the internet and world wide web

1.7. New node

2. Information processing Cycle

2.1. 1)Collect data (input)

2.2. 2)Processing

2.3. 3)Produces information(output)

3. The Components of a Computer

3.1. Input Device

3.2. Output Device

3.3. System Unit

3.4. Storage Device

3.5. Communications Device

4. Advantages and Disadvantages of Using Computers

4.1. Advantages of Using Computers

4.1.1. Speed

4.1.2. Reliability

4.1.3. Consistency

4.1.4. Storage

4.1.5. Communications

4.2. Disadvantages of Using Computers

4.2.1. Health Risks

4.2.2. Violation of Privacy

4.2.3. Public Safety

4.2.4. Impact on Labor Force

4.2.5. Impact on Environment

5. Networks and the Internet

5.1. Network

5.2. Internet

5.3. Social networking Web site

6. Computer Soft ware

6.1. Software or Program

6.2. Installing

7. Categories of Computers

7.1. Personal Computers

7.1.1. Personal Computer

7.1.2. Desktop Computer

7.2. Mobile Computers and Mobile devices

7.2.1. Mobile Computer

7.2.2. Mobile Device

7.3. Game consiles

7.4. Servers

7.5. Mainframes

7.6. Supercomputers

7.7. Embedded Computers

7.7.1. Consumer Electonics

7.7.2. Home Automation Devices

7.7.3. Auto Mobiles

7.7.4. Process Controllers and Robotics

7.7.5. Computer Devices and Office Machines

8. Elements of an Information System

8.1. Hardware

8.2. Software

8.3. Data

8.4. People

8.5. Procedures

9. Computer Applications in Society

9.1. Education

9.2. Finance

9.3. Government

9.4. Health Care

9.5. Science

9.6. Publishing

9.7. Travel

9.8. Manufacturing

10. Summary

10.1. Basic computer concepts

10.2. Components of a computer

10.3. Networks, the Internet, and computer software

10.4. Many different categories of computers, computer users, and computer applications in society