Introduction to IT and computing
This course material is intended for introductory and preparatory courses on IT, computing and computers.
Students in secondary high school, higher vocational education or university. It aims to lay a solid foundation in applied IT, computing and working with computers.
The course material is targeted to prepare students for courses in computing, programming, databases, and systems administration.
We don't see any formal educational requirements before taking a course using this course material, but we recommend students and teachers to prepare by installing some software and computing environments, in order to get started quickly with the lectures and exercises.
We have divided the course material into various modules which we call chapters. The list of chapters here is our suggested order for using this course material.
- Introduction to the course material
- Setting up your computer environment
- Computers and hardware
- Digital representation - Binary
- HTML (page is included from Introduction_to_HTML)
The next page is Setting_up_your_environment.