Websites Useful for ITGS


General IT Systems and Terminology
http://www.sqa.org.uk/e-learning/SiteHomeCD/index.htm Higher National Computing e-learning materials
http://www.teach-ict.com/ Teach ICT
http://www.igcseict.info/theory/topics/index.html IGCSE ICT
http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9015081/QuickStudy_Directory Quick Study Directory from ComputerWorld - useful for understanding IT aspects of the course, arranged by topic

http://www.webopedia.com Webopeida online technical dictionary
http://www.wikipedia.com CAUTION: Wikipedia is online encyclopedia/dictionary - good for initial investigation, but information must be verified from reliable sources, Wikipedia should not appear as a source in a bibliography
http://www.howstuffworks.com How Stuff Works explains how IT technologies work
//http://www.about.com// About
http://whatis.techtarget.com/ ZDnet
http://www.zdnet.com technical support


Computer Ethics & Professional Responsibility Sources / Organizations

http://www.digital-pla.net/ Website updating with articles (Digital Planet by George Beekman and Ben Beekman)

http://www.southernct.edu/organizations/rccs/textbook/web_resources.html

http://www.siia.net/ SIIA Software and Information Industry Association

http://www.bsa.org BSA Business Software Alliance

http://cpsr.org/home Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility

http://www.eff.org Electronic Frontier

http://www.globalethics.org Institute for Global Ethics

http://www.respectcopyright.org MPAA

http://www.nppa.org NPPA-photojournalism ethics

http://www.riaa.com Recording Industry Association of America

http://www.globalethics.org Institute for Global Ethics

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http://www.educause.edu// Publisher of the Horizon Report each year

http://www.bcs.org.uk British Computer Society

http://www.acm.org Association for Computing Machinery

http://www.computer.org IEEE (association of electrical engineers)

http://www.iste.org International Society for Technology in Education



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