Learning Outcome 5
5. Outline the use made of the
Internet in various environments. To achieve Learning Outcome
Five you could answer the following questions. You should write
approximately 250 words for each question. Keep your answers
as evidence of assessment. Your tutor will want to see them.
You may wish to re-read the hypertext for Level Five before
- Explain in detail the ways in which a family, for example
Elaine and her family, could use e-mail, the Web and File Transfer
Protocol in their personal lives. Explain why it is becoming
popular for families to be online at home.
- Explain in detail the ways in which the Internet is used
at work, for example on the CD-ROM Jim uses e-mail, the Web and
File Transfer Protocol to help him professionally in his job.
How does it help him in his work? What other jobs might be carried
out more effectively by making use of the Internet?
- Explain in detail the ways in which the Internet might be
used commercially, for example Mary uses e-mail, the Web and
File Transfer Protocol to make her company more successful. Why
are more and more companies creating Web sites?