Syllabus Detail

  • Purpose and function of software to operate a computer system - operating systems, utility software and application software. 11 ATAR, 12 GEN


Operating system software

  • provides the software to make the hardware work, different OS for different devices.

Utility software

  • provides software designed to help analyse, configure, optimize or maintain a computer. eg file compression, defragmenter, anti-virus, anti-malware.

Application software

  • is software made for end-users. eg Word processing for students and employees in offices.

Further Research




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