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    • Applied GCE Unit 1 Life in the Information Age
    • Learning Outcomes Lesson 1
      • By the end of the lesson, you should:
      • Name and explain a paradigm and a paradigm shift.
      • understand the areas of life affected by ICT
      • be aware of the impact on working styles
      • see how ICT affects the way people conduct their professional lives
      • Evaluate how the affect of ICT has created a paradigm shift in the working culture
    • Paradigm
      • An accepted school of thought.
      • Social
      • Technical
      • Can be incorrect
      • Will be superseded by a new paradigm
    • Paradigms in society
      • Paradigms do not necessarily follow Law
      • Paradigms can evolve over time
      • Paradigms can shift over a few year
      • ICT has created a tidal wave of paradigm shifts in societies view on what is normal acceptable and legal.
    • Life in the Information Age
      • ICT is transforming the way people live at home, in the workplace, in education
      • We bank and shop using ICT
      • We are watched, monitored, and sometimes controlled and governed by ICT
      Lesson 1 Learning outcomes: Understand the areas of life affected by ICT; impact on working styles; effect on professional lives.
    • Life in the Information Age
      • Think about how your life has been affected by rapid changes in technology
      • Most would agree that changes are for the better – access to more information and services than ever before
      • Always costs to go with the benefits
      Lesson 1 Learning outcomes: Understand the areas of life affected by ICT; impact on working styles; effect on professional lives.
    • Life in the Information Age
      • Different areas of life affected by ICT
        • Working styles
        • Education
        • Employment
        • Communication
        • Entertainment and leisure
        • Banking and shopping
        • Decision making
        • Crime and crime prevention
        • Civil rights
        • Legislation and ICT
      • Consider the positive and negative impacts in terms of personal, social and professional life
      Lesson 1 Learning outcomes: Understand the areas of life affected by ICT ; impact on working styles; effect on professional lives.
    • Working styles
      • Technologies blur the distinction between work and home
        • Working on the move
        • Working at home (teleworking)
        • Mobile phones
      • Easier to become more productive
      • Can raise expectations and increase stress
      • Work-life balance!
      Lesson 1 Learning outcomes: Understand the areas of life affected by ICT; impact on working styles ; effect on professional lives.
    • Working styles
      • Large shift in the working styles of the majority of the working population
      • Change in way people work, and where they work
      • ICT not the cause, but the enabling technology
      Lesson 1 Learning outcomes: Understand the areas of life affected by ICT; impact on working styles ; effect on professional lives.
    • Working styles
      • Area of largest change – the way people communicate at work
      • Use of ICT can give more freedom and self-reliance
      • Conversely, more control
      Lesson 1 Learning outcomes: Understand the areas of life affected by ICT; impact on working styles ; effect on professional lives.
    • Task
      • Read the scenario for Activity 1, and answer the questions
      Lesson 1 Learning outcomes: Understand the areas of life affected by ICT; impact on working styles; effect on professional lives.