8.2 Internetworks

Unit Resources

You will learn about web design, HTML, The internet, the world wide web, Networking, protocols, topologies...
Computing Objectives covered.
1. Networks (ready for computer science GCSE
2. ICT (ready for IT qualification)


Success Criteria

Time Frame

1 Lesson
5. I can adapt HTML code to include advanced  skills to make webpage look close to professional.
4. Evaluate good/bad website giving reasons.
3. Explain factors that make up good/bad websites.
2.List elements of a good webpage.
1  Lesson

5. I can adapt  navigation buttons to include advanced skills to make buttons look close to professional.

4.Evaluate the effectiveness of each the navigation button.

3.Create navigations buttons that change when you rollover the button.

2.Create navigation buttons using fireworks.

 2 Lessons


4. I can adapt HTML code to include advanced skills. To make pages look close to professional.

3. Construct a static webpage using HTML tags to create a webpage that can be viewed in a browser.

2.Construct a static webpage using HTML tags.

1.Describe why HTML is used.

3 Lessons

4. I can create more complex webpages with HTML and CSS.

3. I can create five different webpages that can be viewed in a browser.

2.I can save my webpage as a template.

1.I can construct a webpage template using Dreamweaver that can be viewed in a browser.

2 Lessons
5.Discuss the differences between the internet and the internet services.(WWW).
4.Describe the difference between the internet and internet services.(WWW). 
3. You can effectively use search engines to find relevant data.
2. You can carry out basic web searches to collect digital content.
1. You can obtain content from the WWW using a web browser.
2 Lessons
5. Compare the four different  networks giving benefits and drawbacks for each one.
4. Explain the benefits and drawbacks for each type of network.
3.Describe what a network is and the four main types of networks.
2.Define the term network.
1.Know  there are dangers when using a network.
2 Lessons
5.Discuss the relevant network hardware. (hubs, routers switches.
4. You can compare network topologies.
3.Explain the advantages and disadvantages  of various network topologies.
2. Describe three computer network topologies.
1. Define the term topology.
1 Lesson
4.Explain how packet switching works.
3.Identify information the network needs to be able to send a picture.
2.Recognise what an IP address is.
1.Define the term data packets.
1 Lesson
5.Explain how protocols are divided by layers.
4.Describe different types of internet protocols.
3.Describe two types of protocols TCP/IP.
2.Explain why we need protocols.
1.Define the term protocol.