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Cyber Challenge

Network security

Bands: Years 9-10, 11, 12

Duration: 3-4 weeks (6-8 hours)

Learn how networks secure our data during transmission.

This Challenge teaches the fundamentals of wired and wireless networks and the underlying principles of digital systems using BBC micro:bits.

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Downloadable resources for this challenge

Challenge lesson plan

Curriculum Concepts

Key concept

F-2 3-4 5-6 7-8 9-10
Digital systems
(ACTDIK001) (ACTDIK007) (ACTDIK014) (ACTDIK023) (ACTDIK034)
Algorithms
(ACTDIP004) (ACTDIP010) (ACTDIP019) (ACTDIP029) (ACTDIP040)
Implementation
(ACTDIP011) (ACTDIP020) (ACTDIP030) (ACTDIP041)
Impact
(ACTDIP005) (ACTDIP012) (ACTDIP021) (ACTDIP031) (ACTDIP042)