Magic 8 Ball

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The Magic 8 Ball is a toy used for fortune-telling or seeking advice, manufactured by Mattel and developed in the 1950s. Often used in fiction and for humour related to it giving very accurate, very inaccurate, or otherwise statistically improbable.

Film Society

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In the bygone days videos and films were rented from shops on reflective pieces of plastic and magnetic rolls of ribbon. This is a software development task and an implementation task. (Taken from OCR 2507 Task 1 Jun 2006)

Press Cutting Service

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A group of Sixth Form students have decided to run a press cutting service for the students in their school. A database is required to hold details of the cuttings available and the students who borrow them. (Taken from OCR 2507 Task 1 Jun 2007)

The Pundit

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In this task you should use libraries such as Cheetah and Plotly to analyse data for a game or competition producing useful statistics and chats that could be used by a Pundit.

Push Pop

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This algorithm uses one procedure and five functions and implements a stack. (Taken from OCR 2507 Task 2 Jun 2008)

Sith 2005

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This is an algorithm trace task involving 2D Arrays. No implementation is required. (OCR 2507 Task 2 Jun 2005)

Examination Centre

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An Examination Centre number and determines whether it is an overseas or a UK Centre. This is an algorithm trace task. No implementation is required. (OCR 2507 Task 2 Jun 2007)

University Databases

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Courses at a university consist of modules. This is a software development task and an implementation task. (Taken from OCR 2507 Task 1 Jun 2005)

Sith 2006

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This is an algorithm trace task involving 1D Arrays and Floor Division. No implementation is required. (OCR 2507 Task 2 Jun 2006)

Dog Year Calculator

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Dogs do not age at the same rate as humans. Write a program that converts the age of a dog to the equivalent for a human.

The Dice Game

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The dice simulator and subsequent dice playing game is probably the most exciting GCSE coursework ever.

Area Calculator

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Produce an program that calculates the area of shapes including rectangle, circle, triangle and polygon.