Students need to understand:
  • star and mesh network topologies

Choose from the following to help you learn:


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 1 "Star networks" and Page 2 "Mesh Networks"
Cambridge MOOC: Section 49 "Topologies" (Covers Topologies & Star Network only) 
Wikipedia: Network TopologyStar Network and Mesh Network  (3 articles)
Simple Wikipedia: Network topologyStar and Mesh networking  (3 articles)
Techopedia: Network TopologyStar Network and Mesh Network 
Cambridge Digital:  n/a
Teach-ICT:  Network TopologyStar Network and Mesh Network 


TheNewBoston: Star Topology - Watch from 0:00 to 5:51  
Mesh Topology - Watch from 0:48 to 6:16  
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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