Investigate how people communicate over distance. What kinds of different options are there? Select three devices from the exhibition and show who uses them – and for what purpose.
Investigate technologies that keep us networked worldwide. What is required to enable us to telephone, chat or shop online everywhere?
Investigate standards that enable worldwide networks. What agreements and rules are required? Explain your results using three examples from the exhibition.
Investigate technical breakdowns in communication. What happens if your mobile phone has no reception or the power fails? Explain the consequences and possible solutions using two examples.