ICT

Qualification:    GCSE ICT

Exam Board:      OCR

Exam Website:  http://www.ocr.org.uk/qualifications/gcse-ict-j461-j061-from-2012/

 

Exam Date: Monday 14th May 2018 (am)

B061/ ICT in Today’s World

You need to research the uses and effects of computers in modern society.

Exam Date: Thursday 17th May 2018 (pm)

B063/ ICT in Context  

Pre-release material

http://www.ocr.org.uk/Images/413846-unit-b063-ict-in-context-june-2018.pdf

You need to research the following in relation to a travel company:

• Online advertising and web 2.0 technologies;

• Technologies used when working from home including their benefits and limitations;

• Virtual reality devices and technology including their benefits and limitations;

• Networking technologies;

• Using the World Wide Web for travel and holiday research and bookings;

• Data management techniques;

• Computer security;

• IKBS;

• Use of social media and maintaining privacy

 

Revision:

OCR ICT Revision guides are available to purchase from Amazon:

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Revision-Notes-Information-Communication-Technology/dp/1444147536#reader_1444147536

 

Revision websites:

Teach-ICT

http://www.teach-ict.com/gcse_new/gcse_ict_home.html

BBC Bitesize ICT

https://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/zqmtsbk

ReviseICT

http://www.reviseict.co.uk/

 

Revision Sessions: There is an expectation that the students will take responsibility for their own learning.

This will include attending revision sessions and completing all homework on time.

Revision is available each day from 3.15pm – 4-30pm

This will prepare the students for the exam and also give them an opportunity to complete any classwork.

Examination resources are made available on the school VLE

All students are expected to log in and check for new resources and revision guides each day.

Teacher Revision:

Your teacher will also let you know when they want you to attend specific revision sessions before school or at lunch.