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Y10 Formal Internal Exams: ICT

 

Equipment Needed:

  • Black pen
  • Pencil
  • Ruler
  • Rubber
  • Calculator

 

Key Topics

  • Creative iMedia
  • Planning and Pre-production of creative media products

 

Exam Content: 

  • Moodboards
  • Mindmaps
  • Visualisation diagrams
  • Storyboards
  • Scripts
  • Target audience
  • Primary & secondary sources
  • Safe working practices
  • Legislation in the creative media industry
  • Data Protection Act
  • File formats
  • Compression
  • Composition

 

 

Key Topics:

  • Using Computers Safely and Effectively
  • Databases
  • Networks
  • Introduction to Python
  • ICT in a Business Environment
  • Web Design

Topic Content:

Using Computers Safely and Effectively

  • File management
  • Backups and archiving
  • Social networks
  • Effective searching
  • Computer legislation

Databases

  • Adding, deleting and editing an existing database
  • Data types and validation
  • Creatig queries, reports and forms

Networks

  • The internet
  • Network topologies
  • Servers
  • Encryption

Introduction to Python

  • Algorithms
  • Pseudocode
  • Debugging
  • Variable and strings
  • Addition and logic errors
  • Python loops

 

Revision Material/Websites:

To revise you could:

    • Create a mindmap for each topic
    • Create bullet points for each topic
    • Read around the topic using websites
    • Work for short blocks of time and rest in between
    • Keep reading your own revision notes, just reading the booklet I have done for you will not be enough
Y10 Exams: ICTICT

 


Other Information:

  • The exam will last for 1 hour.
  • It consists of 11 short questions and 1 extended writing question.
  • It will take place on Friday 26th January during period 1 or 2 (depending on when you have your lesson).