• 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

The Dalriada School Appeal

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

Business Studies - GCSE Coursework Jamie Lapworth The Dalriada School Appeal Dalriada School has become one of the leading grammar schools in Northern Ireland, outstanding in the local community and across the Province for its high academic standards. It is well known for its large amount of curricular and extracurricular options, drawing people in from all walks of life Dalriada wishes to teach, care and develop each and every pupil to the fullest. Each pupil is made to feel special and cared for so there are in a happy, peaceful and carefree environment this help add to the school pride. For Dalriada to help each pupil, it supplies and combines the best teaching with the best equipment. For this reason we, the "Dalriads" need to continue the Dalriada tradition and help to develop each child in the best way possible. Some of Dalriadas, previously state of the art equipment and facilities, has become old and in need of repair A major development plan has been drawn up to provide these much needed and long overdue facilities. Dalriada has started to save money for a new building scheme and has opened up an appeal to help raise some money. ...read more.

Middle

To do so will be very time consuming so we opted to use a database. A database is good for storing information and also searching for a certain group or arrangement of data. Because we will all use a database, it had to be agreed by the whole class. We had to decide on: - What it will look like - What abbreviations should be used A small group, from the class, worked on all these problems and presented these final ideas to the class. What it will look like Fields: NAME / FORM / EVENT / ONSTAGE / PRICE / LUNCH / EVENINGS / OTHER Pref. 1/ Pref. 2 Abbreviations These titles were used to stop the database taking up too much space: Full Word Original Final Suggestions Decisions Q1 - Event People Auction PA Auction Mr & Miss Dalriada MD Mr/Miss Disco DS Disco 5-A-Side Football 5F Footy Band Night BN Band Q2 - Onstage Yes Y Y No N N Maybe M M Q3 - Price �0.50 - �0.99 0.99 0.99 �1.00 - �1.50 1.50 1.50 �1.51 - �2.00 2.00 2.00 Q4 - Lunch Monday Mon M Tuesday Tue Tu Wednesday Wed W Thursday Thu Th Friday Fri F Q5 - Evenings Monday Mon M Tuesday Tue Tu Wednesday Wed W ...read more.

Conclusion

We then used quota sampling to find out if the person doing the questionnaire was going to be male or female. People Who Are Getting The Questionnaires When everyone in the class had finished producing a questionnaire, we held a vote to see who's questionnaire would be used. Pamela Loughridge's was selected. In "objective 3" we said that we would use every tenth boy and every tenth girl in the school. Here is the list of pupils that we are used: Year 8 Year 9 Leanne McLoughlan Stephen McCullagh Christopher Scott Nicola Tweed Victoria Moore Alan Fenton David Scott John Service William Campbell Hannah Black Rebecca Hutchinson Christopher McLaughlan Andrew Cooper Megan Stirling Rachel Kane Jonathan McCormack David Moore Suzanne McCombe Scott Johnston Richard Glover Amy McAuley Laura Faulkner Neil Wilkinson Year 10 Year 11 Leon McCarron Kerrie Skelton Julie Shiels John McConaghie Paul Guy Dawn Wilson Emma Robinson William Asken Christopher Warke Nicole Scott Mark Norden Neil McClelland Claire Dowdy Olivia Madden Cameron McAuley Matthew Campbell Ruth Freeman Samuel Thompson David Gardener Sarah Johnston Hugo Lamb We then distributed each questionnaire to the listed people. When all the completed questionnaires were returned, we programmed them into a database. ?? ?? ?? ?? Jamie Lapworth 12W Business Studies - GCSE Coursework 2002 ...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 Sociology 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 Sociology essays

  1. Marriage in Pamela and Roxana

    That she is cognizant of the value of that chastity and the consequences of surrendering it without marriage is made quite clear in a conversation with Mrs. Jervis when in speaking of Mr. B. she says, "He may condescend may-hap to think I may be good enough for his Harlot;

  2. A Study of Football Hooliganism: Are Football Hooligans "Real" Fans?

    to spend on, or to steal, exclusively sportswear or designer wear and that they know which of the available styles and brand names are 'in'. Former police chief Eddie Curtis, who was responsible for spotting English troublemakers at the 1998 World Cup and at Euro 2000 recently told BBC Two's Hooligans programme how we went about it.

  1. Free essay

    Sociology Coursework

    Those of the middle class are healthier overall than those of the working class. My aims have helped me to solve my hypothesis as by finding out whether someone smokes or not, if they take any exercise or not, what they eat and how often they visit the doctor has helped me to come to a conclusion about my hypothesis.

  2. Hedda Gabler and Miss Julie

    but sh? is too s?nsitiv? to scandal to consid?r such a mov?. Th?r? ar? s?v?ral r?f?r?nc?s to h?r conc?rn about app?aranc?s dott?d throughout th? play. For ?xampl?, w? inf?r that sh? had pr?viously r?fus?d to marry Lo?vb?rg b?caus? of his dissolut?

  1. Compare the ways in which crime is presented in Moll Flanders and Roxana?Assess how ...

    If she were caught she would have faced public humiliation or possibly death- 'He had just brushed against me, but didn't notice me'. The close encounter causes tension and the word 'brush' expresses the danger of the situation. Roxana is an adulteress as; she is sexually involved with the Prince of France while still being legally married.

  2. I am Sam [2001] directed by JessieNelson and The Curious Incident of the Dog ...

    Haddon's strength is his ability to present to the reader common situations as looked at from Christopher's new and some what disconcerting perspective. "Most people are lazy. They never look at everything. They do what is glancing which is the same word for bumping off something and carrying on in

  1. Diary Tuesday 23rd July.

    Which I thought it might do. After reading the book and looking through my notes I found that I'm not really enjoying this area of research, as it is based on to much information, and I have also realised that when it comes to my own research, it will be very difficult to find out one

  2. Did it really happen An analysis of Dry September by William Faulkner

    Closely related to this sadism is a sense of insecurity. For example, John McLendon, the leader of the murderous mob, might be skilled in killing defenseless blacks, but he is anything but successful in his private life. He physically abuses his wife, and his house is described as "a birdcage and almost as small .

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