OCR: Topic 14 Resources

Students need to understand:
  • star and mesh network topologies


Choose from the following to help you learn:

Books

CAMBRIDGE Computer Science: 
Page 196 Sections "Network topologies", which continues onto page 197.
ROBSON & HEATHCOTE Computer Science (9-1):
Page 23. Section "Network Topologies", which continues onto page 24.
SUSAN ROBSON GCSE Computing(3rd edition):
*Limited* Page 84. Only contains a section on "Star network".
SUSAN ROBSON GCSE Computing(2012):
*Limited* Page 80. Only contains a section on "Star Network".
AXSIED GCSE Computer Science (3rd edition)
Page 27 - R14. Network Topologies. Whole Page
ROUSE & O'BYRNE GCSE(9-1) Computer Science:
Page 39 through to Page 40. Sections "Topologies", "Star Network" & "Mesh Network"

Web Sites

BBC Bitesize: Page 3 "Topologies" (Covers Star Network only)
Cambridge MOOC: Section 49 "Topologies" (Covers Topologies & Star Network only)
Wikipedia: Network Topology, Star Network and Mesh Network  (3 articles)
Simple Wikipedia: Network topology, Star and Mesh networking  (3 articles)
Techopedia: Network Topology, Star Network and Mesh Network
Cambridge Digital:  n/a
Teach-ICT:  Network Topology, Star Network and Mesh Network

YouTube

TheNewBoston: Star Topology - Watch from 0:00 to 5:51
TheNewBoston:
Mesh Topology - Watch from 0:48 to 6:16
CraignDave:
n/a
ComputerScienceTutor:
Watch from 16:02 to 17:21 (Covers Star Network only)

MrMDKnight: Watch from 0:00 to 3:55 (Covers Topologies & Star Network only)


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