Fluency With Information Technology, 7th edition

  • Lawrence Snyder, 
  • Ray Henry

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Fluency with Information Technology teaches you how to become a computational thinker. Supported by examples and realistic problem-solving scenarios, the text shows you how to navigate IT independently and effectively use today's resources -- so you can successfully adapt to an ever-changing computing environment.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2018

ISBN-13: 9780137502462

Subject: Pre-Programming & Introduction to Programming

Category: Computing Concepts

Table of contents

I. Becoming Skilled at Computing
1. Defining Information Technology
2. Exploring the Human-Computer Interface
3. The Basics of Networking
4. A Hypertext Markup Language Primer
5. Locating Information on the World Wide Web
6. An Introduction to Debugging

II. Algorithms and Digitizing Information
7. Representing Information Digitally
8. Representing Multimedia Digitally
9. Principles of Computer Operations
10. Algorithmic Thinking

III. Data and Information
11. Social Implications of IT
12. Privacy and Digital Security
13. The Basics of Spreadsheets
14. Advanced Spreadsheets for Planning
15. Introduction to Database Concepts
16. A Case Study in Database Organization

IV. Problem Solving
17. Fundamental Concepts Expressed in JavaScript
18. A JavaScript Program
19. Programming Functions
20. Iteration Principles
21. A Case Study in Algorithmic Problem Solving
22. Limits to Computation
23. A Fluency Summary

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