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The Information Processing Cycle

The Information Processing Cycle

Author: David Corrigan
  1. By the end of the lesson, students will identify the four steps in the information processing cycle.
  2. By the end of the lesson, students will identify the activity that occurs during each step in the information processing cycle.

Once we understand the actions that take place during each phase of the information processing cycle, we will be able to classify hardware devices according to which of these actions the devices perform.

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Information Processing Cycle

This lesson introduces the student to the four phases of the information processing cycle.


Source: Created by David Corrigan. Images from the LibreOffice gallery.