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IC3 GS5 Living Online

ISBN : 9781616918781

Prepare for the Certiport IC3-GS5 Living Online exam with the IC3 GS5 Exam3 course and lab. The lab simulates real-world, hardware, software, and command-line interface environments and can be mapped to any text-book, course, and training. The course and lab completely cover the IC3 GS5 Living Online exam objectives and include topics such as using the Internet, understanding networking and its most important concepts; communicating online, searching the world wide web and so on.

IC3 Global Standard 5 (GS5) is the newest addition to the IC3 Digital Literacy program. Like the previous exams, the GS5 certification is comprised of three exams: Computing Fundamentals, Living Online, and Key Applications. The Living Online exam covers the skills required for working in the Internet or networked environment and maximizes your education, collaboration, communication, and social interaction safely and morally.

Glossary of terms
Pre Assessment Questions
Full Length Tests
Post Assessment Questions
Performance lab
Exam related FAQs
What is the exam registration fee? USD 35.50
Where do I take the exam? Certiport
What is the format of the exam? Multiple choice, performance based, SMQs, and simulation.
How many questions are asked in the exam? The exam contains 50 questions.
What is the duration of the exam? 50 minutes
What is the passing score? 660

(on a scale of 0-1000)

Where can I find more information about this exam? To know more about the IC3-GS5-Exam-3, click here.
Which certification covers this exam?
  • Understanding the Terminology About the Internet and the WWW
  • Understanding the World Wide Web
  • Browsing the Web with a Web Browser
  • Summary
  • Understanding Networks
  • Understanding Network Addressing
  • Using and Securing Wireless Networks
  • Security Networks with Firewalls and Gateways
  • Measuring the Speed of Your Internet Connection
  • Understanding the Different Types of Internet Connections
  • Virtual Private Networks
  • Principles for Troubleshooting Networking Problems
  • Troubleshooting Network Problems with the Help of Windows Troubleshooting Tools
  • Troubleshooting Network Problems from the Command Prompt
  • Summary
  • Creating and Securing Email Accounts
  • Sending Email Messages
  • Replying to and Forwarding Email Messages
  • Automating Your Email Account
  • Organizing and Archiving Your Inbox
  • Managing Your Calendar
  • Communicating through Text Messages
  • Communicating through Multimedia
  • Using Social Media and Social Networks
  • Increasing the Privacy of Your Social Networking Activity
  • Summary
  • Personal vs. Professional Communication
  • Verbal vs. Written Communication
  • Inappropriate Ways of Communicating Online
  • Censorship and Filters in the Digital World
  • Legal and Responsible Use of Computers
  • Summary
  • Internet Security Concerns
  • Protecting Your Identity and Your Data
  • Removing Data from Your Computer
  • Keeping Your Computer Safe from Threats and Malware
  • The Ergonomics of Using the Computer in a Healthy Way
  • Common Problems That Are Generated by Incorrect Computer Use and Posture
  • Summary
  • Using Search Engines to Find Information Online
  • Performing Advanced Searches Using Symbols and Search Operators
  • Searching for Files Online
  • Dealing with Online Advertisements
  • Finding Valuable Information on Internet Forums and Knowledge Bases
  • Evaluating the Information That You Find on the Web
  • Summary

Hands on Activities (Labs)

  • Identifying your computer's IP address
  • Browsing web using functionalities in IE
  • Browsing web using functionalities in Firefox
  • Deleting the browsing history
  • Viewing cookies and temporary files in IE
  • Saving a web page as a favorite in IE
  • Searching for a text on a web page using the menu bar
  • Adding google hangouts plugin
  • Setting the homepage in IE
  • Accessing the browsing history in IE
  • Configuring IPv4 address
  • Understanding ipconfig commands
  • Configuring SSID
  • Configuring Windows firewall settings
  • Creating a dial-up connection
  • Creating a remote access VPN connection
  • Diagnosing networking issues
  • Testing the existence of other hosts
  • Analyzing network paths with tracert
  • Releasing and renewing an IP address
  • Understanding the arp command
  • Using the netsh command
  • Creating a Gmail account
  • Forwarding an email message in MS Outlook
  • Setting up automatic replies
  • Archiving Outlook items
  • Testing sound service on Skype
  • Cleaning system using the CCleaner application
  • Running the MBSA tool
  • Searching the web using Bing
  • Opening the online MS Word help file