• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month
Page
  1. 1
    1
  2. 2
    2
  3. 3
    3
  4. 4
    4
  5. 5
    5
  6. 6
    6
  7. 7
    7
  8. 8
    8
  9. 9
    9
  10. 10
    10
  11. 11
    11
  12. 12
    12
  13. 13
    13
  14. 14
    14
  15. 15
    15
  16. 16
    16
  17. 17
    17
  18. 18
    18
  19. 19
    19
  20. 20
    20
  21. 21
    21
  22. 22
    22
  23. 23
    23
  • Level: GCSE
  • Subject: ICT
  • Word count: 2090

The new London Millennium Eye is possibly biggest sightseeing experience in the world: ICT evaluation

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

Brief The new London Millennium Eye is possibly biggest sightseeing experience in the world. When I went to it in half term I found that queing in the ticket office and the boarding gate was very boring and you had to wait a long time. I aim to design a spreadsheet which will assist in the running of the eye and provide people with and provide customers with an estimated waiting time depending on the number of people who go though the ticket office. Proposal I have recently been to the London Millennium Eye. When we arrived we had to queue for ages. I will use ICT to predict queuing problems at the Ultimate Sightseeing Experience (The London Eye). I aim to solve this problem by designing a spreadsheet using Microsoft(r) Excel XP. This will hopefully be able to simulate a day at the eye. For example you can type in the number of people visiting and it will tell you how many capsules are needed and whether there will be queuing or not. It will also display the waiting time for people at different point in the queue (Front, middle, back). ...read more.

Middle

6 7 8 9 10 Sheet general appearance 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Comments of appearance of spreadsheet........................................................ ........................................................ Ease of Use Using the main interface 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Entering data into the sheets 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Using the Pricing & Availability sheets 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Comments on how easy to use ........................................................ the spreadsheet is to use ........................................................ User Guide Understanding level 1 2 3 4 5 1=Hard to Understand 5=Easy to Understand Appearance of user guide 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Colour scheme of user guide 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Comments on the user guide ........................................................ ........................................................ Other comments on the spreadsheet ........................................................ interface ........................................................ ........................................................ Evaluation of User Feed-back form My tester used both the program and the user guide and found that it was easy to understand. My tester has hardly ever used a computer before. Although she did find a problem with the theory of the system. ...read more.

Conclusion

Making it easier for the cashier selling tickets. Looking at prices for Individuals parties. The formulae I am looking at is in this column for individuals/parties. The formula times the number of adults, children, senior citizens and disabled people with the cost for that particular person in the prices sheet. For example Adults are charged the adult price (5 x �9.50) Children are charged the children price (3 x �5.00) Seniors are charged the Seniors price (1 x �7.50) Disabled people are changed the disabled price. (0 x �7.50) The same happens with the group party column but it times the number of people by prices in the group section. Entire System Evaluation When I originally had the idea for my system, some of my ideas were far to complicated to achieve. So I tried to design a more basic system with less complicated things in. If I had been able to I would have added a clock into the system so the spreadsheet could automatically remove peoples information from the list after they have travelled on the eye. I would also like, if time, to try and add a feature for mangers to print a full report of people who have come though the millennium eye over a period of a day, a week etc. ICT Coursework 1 of 23 ICT Coursework Page 20 of 23 ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our GCSE ICT Systems and Application section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related GCSE ICT Systems and Application essays

  1. Different types of technology How I use ICT at home and at school

    Add this to the price you paid at the start to purchase the television and the amount of times it's kept on and it'll drain a lot of money. This is quite bad for me as I'm quite addicted to television and often live it on for quite a bit.

  2. GCSE Excel Project ICT

    The only formulaic thing left to do on this sheet is quite simple and it is the total box, the formula is just a simple cell addition. However, we do not use the SUM operand as we only wish to deal with these specific cells, not a range of cells.

  1. My presentation is about work experience and advice on work experience its audience is ...

    I never used windows movie maker before and I found it is fairly easy to use and it look took me some time to get used to its features and functions.

  2. The impact of ICT on a person with special/particular needs

    She can also send SMS messages by saying 'SMS', then saying the name of the contact, then using word prediction she can either spell out letters, say whole words or use an increased text size to write words, made easier via word prediction.

  1. AO3 Evaluation ICT c/wk 2008-9

    Both the logo and database were created on the computer, and so was the documentation to go with it, I think that creating it on the computer will have fantastic long-term benefits for the company in terms of health and safety, and in terms of business success.

  2. GCSE ICT Coursework Booklet

    Technician: The Technician has good experience in his job. He will still require a training manual so he can be more efficient. The manual he will use is the Haines computer troubleshooting. It will cost �15.99. He can use it for reference if he comes across a difficult problem.

  1. System administration report

    Each of them has a part to play in the maintenance of the network and appreciate each of their help if someone is stuck. The general procedures reflect the monitoring processes. They exchange opinions about consumables such as ink cartridges and printer paper.

  2. Analysis of an ICT system for a medical clinic.

    the stock on the shelves in their head and keep a tally every couple of days. This works sufficiently enough at the moment, as the amount of -customers and stock is low, but there has recently been a large housing estate built in the town, which means that more customers

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work