DP ITGS Information Technology in a Global Society With Mr. Ross
What is ITGS? The study of the effects of modern Technology. Real life “ITGS is the study and evaluation of the impact of Information Technology on individuals and society”- IBO Feb 2002 Current Useful Relevant
What will I do? • Learn about how IT is used in the real world • Learn skills in application packages and apply them • Investigate specific cases in depth and detail
How does ITGS fit in? • Standard Level or Higher Level • Group 3
So what does that all mean? In studying ITGS you will: • Develop an understanding of the global impact of IT developments. • Become knowledgeable about the social and ethical implications of IT at all levels. • Research specific examples of the impact of IT. • Design and apply IT solutions to problems. • Develop your skill at expressing your ideas.