The Global Village | Today And Tomorrow

The science programme for schools looks at the latest technology concerning telecommunications, including Prestel, a word processor and a home computer.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 20'26''
  • Broadcast year: 1981
Curriculum Connection
  • Sociology | What is the relationship between globalisation and digital forms of communication? | Definitions of globalisation and problems: digital revolution; global village; virtual communities; networked global society; social media. Applying sociological theories to digital forms of communication.

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UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Programme: Today And Tomorrow
  • Episode: The Global Village