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An introduction to data and information

        

An introduction to data and information

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Computers are used to find, store, process and share data and information. The World Wide Web is an example of a vast store of information, which can be searched. This material will introduce you to what a web browser is and how to use one. The use of search engines to find information more effectively on the web will also be demonstrated. This unit looks at how data is transformed into information and relates the topics of data and information to the computer. These are fundamental issues in an... More
Material Type: Online Course
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: February 25, 2010
Date Modified in MERLOT: September 24, 2011
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Submitter: Judy Baker
Keywords: data, computers, web browser, internet, world wide web

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Primary Audience: College General Ed
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Technical Requirements: internet, browser
Language: English
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 United States

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