‘Which Computer’ Scenarios
This is the assessment for the Computer Systems Unit – you should take great care to cover everything mentioned below! This exercise should be done on your own.
What I have to do
What to hand in
- Your completed questionnaire
- Your Report
- Your Self-assessment
|Lizzie is an S6 student at Dunbar Grammar. She wants to buy a computer that she can take to university with her. She will travel between home and university at weekends. Her computer will mostly be used to type reports and essays, but she would like to connect to the internet and use video-calling software like Skype. She has a budget of £400
||Fred is looking for a new tablet computer that he can use to access the internet and play games on. It needs to be small and lightweight so that he can take it to school. His budget is £600
|Bobby works for a web design company and is looking to buy a new computer. The computer has to have a fast, powerful processor as he has to do lots of graphics, sound and video editing. This means he also needs lots of storage space for his work. He would like to have a device that he can use to backup his work and store somewhere safe each night when he leaves the office. He has a budget of £1500
||Jane is looking to buy a new smartphone, but is confused about which one is best. She likes to play games and have lots of apps installed. She would also like to have a large screen for surfing the web. She has a budget of £500.