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Georgia Introduction to Digital Technology Framework


Standard Description
IT-IDT-1.1 Communicate effectively through writing, speaking, listening, reading, and interpersonal abilities. Lessons
IT-IDT-1.2 Demonstrate creativity by asking challenging questions and applying innovative procedures and methods Lessons
IT-IDT-1.3 Exhibit critical thinking and problem solving skills to locate, analyze and apply information in career planning and employment situations. Lessons
IT-IDT-1.4 Model work readiness traits required for success in the workplace including integrity, honesty, accountability, punctuality, time management, and respect for diversity. Lessons
IT-IDT-1.5 Apply the appropriate skill sets to be productive in a changing, technological, diverse workplace to be able to work independently and apply team work skills. Lessons
IT-IDT-1.6 Present a professional image through appearance, behavior and language. Lessons
IT-IDT-2.1 Develop technical reading and writing skills to follow instructions. Lessons
IT-IDT-2.2 Work in a team to solve problems and share knowledge. Lessons
IT-IDT-2.3 Explore the impact of digital technology on careers including non-traditional technology fields and careers in each of the Georgia Career Clusters. Lessons
IT-IDT-2.4 Use collaborative tools to communicate with team members. Lessons
IT-IDT-2.5 Describe how computing enhances traditional careers, and enables new careers. Lessons
IT-IDT-2.6 Research post-secondary options for continuing education in IT field. Lessons
IT-IDT-2.7 Research IT credentials needed and job requirements in various occupations. Lessons
IT-IDT-2.8 Describe the impact of having web design skills to build skills for chosen career. Lessons
IT-IDT-2.9 Explore the game design industry for design, creation, and career options. Lessons
IT-IDT-3.1 Recognize the importance of all customers to a business. Lessons
IT-IDT-3.2 Demonstrate ability to assist customers in a professional manner. Lessons
IT-IDT-3.3 Determine the best method to maintain a customer list and communication platform. Lessons
IT-IDT-3.4 Demonstrate understanding of word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, and database software as a communication tool for business. Lessons
IT-IDT-4.1 Identify hardware device functions, including peripherals devices, input devices, and portable hardware appropriate for specific tasks and emerging hardware as it impacts information technology. Lessons
IT-IDT-4.2 Demonstrate understanding of set up a basic computer workstation. Lessons
IT-IDT-4.3 Describe and explore current and emerging software, including operating systems and application software. Lessons
IT-IDT-4.4 Compare and contrast various hardware and software options for personal and business use. Lessons
IT-IDT-5.1 Develop a working IT vocabulary. Lessons
IT-IDT-5.2 Describe trends in emerging, evolving, and future computer technologies and their influence on IT practices. Lessons
IT-IDT-5.3 Recognize online risks and dangers in order to take appropriate actions to protect the business and self while using digital tools and resources. Lessons
IT-IDT-5.4 Demonstrate ability to access, navigate and use online resources and technologies. Lessons
IT-IDT-5.5 Define and demonstrate folder and file management and the importance of data back-up procedures. Lessons
IT-IDT-6.1 Develop a working networking vocabulary including networking media, topologies, network operating systems, models and protocols, codes and standards, addressing, diagnostics, routing, WAN services, network security networking software, tools, and equipment. Lessons
IT-IDT-6.2 Illustrate and describe the functions of various types of networks including wireless. Lessons
IT-IDT-6.3 Explain key issues in data transmission. Lessons
IT-IDT-6.4 Characterize the purposes, features and functions of the following network components: Switches, Bridges, Routers, Gateways, CSU / DSU, NICs, ISDN adapters, WAPs, Modems, Transceivers, Firewalls. Lessons
IT-IDT-6.5 Identify factors which affect the range and speed of wireless service. Lessons
IT-IDT-6.6 Explore networking trends and issues affecting business and personal use. Lessons
IT-IDT-7.1 Apply strategies for identifying routine hardware and software problems current to everyday life Lessons
IT-IDT-7.2 Identify compatibility issues and describe operational problems caused by hardware errors. Lessons
IT-IDT-7.3 Explain how technology can be used to solve problems. Lessons
IT-IDT-7.4 Explain software development process used to solve problems. Lessons
IT-IDT-7.5 Explore commonly used documentation tools for design specifications. Lessons
IT-IDT-8.1 Understand and apply design principles to create professional appearing and functioning web pages. Lessons
IT-IDT-8.2 Understand elements of web design. Lessons
IT-IDT-8.3 Design simple webpages incorporating media elements (e.g., sound, video, graphics, text, motion graphics), navigation, and linking. Lessons
IT-IDT-8.4 Explain the impact of mobile sites on the development of business. Lessons
IT-IDT-8.5 Explore the trends and emerging issues for websites. Lessons
IT-IDT-9.1 Utilize drag and drop software to develop programs Lessons
IT-IDT-9.2 Understand and use objects. Lessons
IT-IDT-9.3 Explain how sequence, selection, iteration are building blocks of algorithms Lessons
IT-IDT-9.4 Explore mobile devices/emulators to design develop and implement mobile computing applications. Lessons
IT-IDT-9.5 Use various debugging and testing methods to ensure program correctness. Lessons
IT-IDT-9.6 Describe a variety of programming languages used to solve problems. Lessons
IT-IDT-9.7 Incorporate music and art to enhance creativity in projects. Lessons
IT-IDT-10.1 Demonstrate positive cyber citizenry by applying industry accepted ethical practices and behaviors. Lessons
IT-IDT-10.2 Recognize the ethical and legal issues while accessing, creating, and using digital tools and resources in order to make informed decisions. Lessons
IT-IDT-10.3 Exercise digital citizenship as a lifelong learner. Lessons
IT-IDT-10.4 Understand human, cultural, and societal issues related to technology and practice legal and ethical behavior. Lessons
IT-IDT-10.5 Describe personal and legal consequences of inappropriate use of resources and online content Lessons
IT-IDT-10.6 Identify security issues and trends affecting computers and information privacy Lessons
IT-IDT-10.7 Describe the use of computer forensics to prevent and solve information technology crimes and security breaches Lessons
IT-IDT-10.8 Identify criminal activity in relationship to cybercrime, the Internet, and Internet trafficking. Lessons
IT-IDT-11.1 Explain the goals, mission and objectives of Future Business Leaders of America. Lessons
IT-IDT-11.2 Explore the impact and opportunities a student organization (FBLA) can develop to bring business and education together in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs. Lessons
IT-IDT-11.3 Explore the local, state, and national opportunities available to students through participation in related student organization (FBLA) including but not limited to conferences, competitions, community service, philanthropy, and other FBLA activities. Lessons
IT-IDT-11.4 Explain how participation in career and technology education student organizations can promote lifelong responsibility for community service and professional development. Lessons
IT-IDT-11.5 Explore the competitive events related to the content of this course and the required competencies, skills, and knowledge for each related event for individual, team, and chapter competitions. Lessons