Higher National Computing

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Full coverage of the core units of the new Higher National Certificate / Higher National Diploma in Computing from Edexcel.Written specifically to cover the latest syllabus requirementsEncourages independent studyClear and straightforward textKnowledge-check questions and activities throughoutAnswers to numerical problems includedHigher National Computing is the only course book written specifically to cover the compulsory core units of the new BTEC Higher National scheme in Computing, including the four core units for HNC and the two additional core units required at HND. Students following the Computing HNC/D will find this book essential reading, as it covers all the material they will be following through the duration of their course.Like the syllabus itself, this book is ideal for students progressing to HNC/HND from GNVQs, as well as A-level and BTEC National. The coverage has been designed to cover the requirements of General Computing, Software Engineering and Business IT
 

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Contents

1 Hardware and networks
1
2 Systems analysis
74
3 Software constructs and tools
158
4 Computing solutions
253
5 Quality management principles
305
6 Networks
383
Hexadecimal and other number bases
433
ASCII character set
438
Colour
442
Case study DOS File Allocation Table
444
A brief network glossary
459
Mapping of outcomes
461
Index
471
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