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9IPT: Digital Data

posted Feb 15, 2012, 4:56 PM by Eddie Woo
Last lesson before the excursion. Woohoo!
  1. Distinguish between the five basic data types.
  2. Describe the difference between analogue and digital data. (link)
  3. Discuss the modern trend of data digitisation with reference to:
    • its advantages (particularly with regard to the seven information processes)
    • its disadvantages (financial, technical and social)
In your response, identify five examples of domains in which data digitisation is prevalent and describe the effects it has on both its workers and consumers.