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  • Subjects specific apps for the iPad: ICT

    ICT Apps Description

    ICT Quiz Price: £0.69

    There are 500 questions in the database that are drawn randomly each time you play to test your knowledge of ICT. Whether you are doing A level, GCSE, BTEC, Cambridge Nationals or any other ICT course then there is plenty of questions to test and challenge your skills.

    Scratch Maze Price: £0.69

    Scratch Maze is based upon an OCR GCSE pilot task where

    students create a maze game in using the free programming

    environment Scratch.

    The app contains a number of video tutorials which leads

    beginners through controlling the main character, creating a maze,

    adding bad guys, programming interaction and other essential

    game creation elements until they have a functioning game

    system.

    Clicky Price: £0.69

    Clicky contains a number of video tutorials which will guide you through creating your own simple computer games on your computer using the popular programming environment GameMaker.

  • ICT Apps Description

    1942 Shooter Price: £0.69

    1942 Shooter contains a number of video tutorials which will guide you through creating your own vertical scrolling shooting game in the popular programming environment GameMaker.

    AS Level ICT Price: £2.99

    AS Level ICT and A2 Level ICT are the perfect accompaniment for

    students studying A-Level ICT or Computing courses. All

    information is presented through easy to follow screencast video

    tutorials. AS Level ICT take you through many AS ICT theory topics

    including encoding data, validation, problems with ICT systems,

    HCI and many more. The A2 Level ICT app covers theory topics

    including network topologies, the internet, security, databases,

    systems life cycle and again many, many more!

    Each ICT app contains over 8 hours of detailed guidance which

    covers almost everything a student needs to know at A-Level. Each

    individual video lasts between 10 and 20 mins and also contains

    practical advice on how to answer typical exam questions.

    The videos were originally created to follow the WJEC AS ICT

    syllabus however the majority of the content will be relevant to A

    Level ICT courses offered by other exam boards.

    A2 Level ICT Price: £2.99

  • Subjects specific apps for the iPad: Business Studies

    Business Studies Apps Description

    Study Business Nickels Price: Free (includes in app purchase for the entire book)

    The Study Business mobile app was built with the student in mind. You are on the go, and your study tools should be too. Features of the app include:

     Flashcards of every key term and definition from the textbook

     Review of fundamental graphs to help you understand economic principles

     Customizable self quizzes

     A matching game which helps make learning key terms and concepts more engaging and fun.

     Search tool to look up any term or concept found anywhere in the app.

    GCSE Business Studies Bitesize Last-minute Learner Price: £1.49 Note: iPhone app only, but will work on the iPad

    Extending the range of BBC Bitesize resources, this is the perfect app for last-minute GCSE revision. All essential information is consolidated into bite-sized chunks, with the option to add your own notes and bookmarks for ready reference. You can test yourself with multiple- choice quizzes for each topic, save your results to see where you can improve and share your results with friends. GCSE Bitesize Last-minute Learner: Business Studies covers the following main topics:

     Business types and objectives

     Business production

     Business finance

     People in business

     Business and marketing

     The business environment

    Brand Master Price: Free

    This game is a fun, educational way to learn about the evolution of well-known brands - from the food we eat to the products we buy. To play the game, simply use the touch screen to drag the presented logos in their proper order as they evolved over time, with the earliest on the left, and the latest on the right. The faster you order the logo set correctly, the more points you'll earn.

    I Am Learning: GCSE Business Studies Price: £1.49 Note: iPhone app only, but will work on the iPad

    I am learning GCSE BUSINESS STUDIES Revision app has 400 UNIQUE QUESTIONS across the curriculum. Choose to play the game or use the default template to revise. Test yourself and see your results in easy to use reports. The app comes from one of the UK’s most successful online revision providers, I am learning, which is used by over 300,000 people. I am learning GCSE BUSINESS STUDIES incorporates the main topics across all major exam boards making it an ideal resource to help improve results. Features include: - Play the game to make revision more fun

  • Business Studies Apps Description - Questions randomize each time - Simple reports with red, amber, green indicators for performance - See which questions you have answered incorrectly (see what you don’t know) - Gap analysis – see which questions you frequently answer incorrectly

    Get2Know Business: Foundations Price: £1.49 Note: iPhone app only, but will work on the iPad

    Get2Know the best way to learn! Learn, explore and test your way to a comprehensive understanding of the foundations of our business economy with Get2Know. This app contains clear and detailed content, a carefully designed structure and multiple ways to learn. Get2Know has been created for students revising for exams, interview candidates, prospective students, would be business owners, and in fact for anyone who simply wants to Get2Know. Content: Business 1 Foundations - four full topics in this one app •A Basis of Business includes the relationship between the consumers, the business producer and the market place. It covers market types, market forces and factors as well as types of production. •Companies looks at the motivation for starting a business, business options and types of business, including their characteristics, advantages and problems. •Economies sets business in its economic context including the economic problem, opportunity cost, how economies operate, types of economies and the role of private and public businesses. This uses case studies from the transport sector. •External influences looks at government policy, the opportunities and threats to business from public spending, monetary policy, fiscal policy, inflation, taxation, exchange rates, trade, legal structures, consumer rights, social change, responsibilities and ethics.

    Get2Know Business: Management Price: £1.49 Note: iPhone app only, but will work on the iPad

    Get2Know the best way to learn! Learn, explore and test your way to a comprehensive understanding of the foundations of business management with Get2Know. This app contains clear and detailed content, a carefully designed structure and multiple ways to learn. Get2Know has been created for students revising for exams, interview candidates, prospective students, would be business owners, and in fact for anyone who simply wants to Get2Know. Content: Business 4 Management - four full topics in this one app •Internal organisation considers why and how businesses are organised. It outlines functional and hierarchical organisation and the typical roles of staff, how responsibilities are divided, department structures and delegation. Advantages and disadvantages of traditional systems are explained and other alternative forms of management considered. •Recruiting & training explains the importance of good recruitment. Methods of both internal and external recruitment are explained along with the recruitment process including advertisements, interviews, methods of selection and employment contracts. This unit also includes methods and types of training and a section on trade unions. •Workforce motivation looks at what motivates employees, options for pay, different forms of reward and wages. It outlines some specific ways used to motivate staff and the changes towards flexible working. •Communication includes an outline of the forms of communication used in business and the importance of choosing the right methods for different business situations. It then uses examples to look at why communication fails and good and bad practice.

  • Business Studies Apps Description

    Get2Know Business: Finance Price: £1.49 Note: iPhone app only, but will work on the iPad

    Business: Finance Get2Know the best way to learn! Learn, explore and test your way to a clear understanding of Business Finance with Get2Know. This app contains clear and detailed content, a carefully designed structure and multiple ways to learn. Get2Know has been created for students revising for exams, interview candidates, prospective students, would be business owners, and in fact for anyone who simply wants to Get2Know. Content: Business 1 Foundations - four full topics in this one app •Objectives and Growth ranges from the fundamental objectives for a business through to the ways to assess success. It considers the threats to growth and how businesses achieve growth both internally and externally. It explains economies and diseconomies of scale as well as all forms of merger. •Sou