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ICT - Communication and handing information.

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ICT GCSE Communication and handing information Description of task: My School has been awarded a performing arts college status and has received a sportsmark award. I was asked to compare the improvement of our ICT resources and so I decided to put together a ICT system to be used by students who are interested in after school clubs, I planned to put together a website. Before putting together my website I will have to carry out research to find out as much as possible about each club I will have to find out the times they start, how long they go for, what days they are on, what teacher etc. Once my website is completed I check it with spellcheck and also do proof reading any pictures I insert, I will make sure they are the right size and in the right places, so they look good on the page. ...read more.


The data I did was a flat database the collection of information was about the different teacher, who were doing different subjects, I want my website to be published to the intranet. Specification: I am designing this website to let the viewers know what the school has in store for them and how they can achieve their full potential. On my website I will contain brief detail about what clubs are running after school for students who wish to participate in them. I will also include time tables of where and when these programmes are being run. I will do this by using cut and paste through Microsoft excel. My work will allow the users to find out what is happening at the moment with different subjects, it will also help them revise as I will try including types of revision timetables. Design of ICT system: Implementation: I used various amount of hardware and software to bring forward my website: Hardware used: ISDN2 connection to the internet through a router: In order to carry out research and get information I needed to carry out some web searches. ...read more.


It also is difficult to view, edit and change the HTML code directly. For my Graphics I used Clip Art to portray my views by expressing them by pictures. Operating System: The school network runs on Windows NT. This is a standard Operating System- and a familiar one to the majority of computer users. Excel: Excel can be used to create the dataset- and provide a extra element of validation. The Excel file can be saved as CSV (comma separated value) format and then imported into Datapower. ] Data and programme Structure My database was constructed to arrange information under three different fields: Output Format: My database and website both designed for most the information to be outputted on screen. This meant I had to design it to make as user friendly as possible. I made the titles very clear and explained different things about the clubs. The buy dates in the calendar were marked out ace listed in bold. You could use the navigation bar to go back to the home page or to the other pages on the site. ...read more.

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