Outcome Chart - Ontario - Computer Technology, Grade 12 Workplace Preparation (TEJ4E)

Technology, The Environment, and Society

Overall Expectations

C2. analyse societal issues related to the widespread use of computer technology

Specific Expectations

C2.1 analyse the benefits of computer technology for society (e.g., improved access to technology for economically disadvantaged people and nations, greater efficiency and lower costs for information services, development of a “global village”, use of computers to help monitor and predict long-term environmental changes);

C2.2 analyse the drawbacks of computer technology for society (e.g., Internet gambling addictions, more sedentary lifestyle, spam, telemarketing, loss of privacy).

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