Task to complete:
You must carry out your project in a mock realistic situation where you are working for a client. You must approach a client to request this. It is recommended that you do this in person or by phone. If this is not possible then a letter or email may be used however these prove to be less successful. You must show evidence of who you have contacted, how and when you have contacted them and why you have contacted/chosen them.
Watch the following tutorial where you will be talked through what you need to do
You must identify a client and write a letter/email to request that they will:
Allow you to interview them to identify their requirements.
Allow a second interview to discuss ideas.
Allow you to interview them to present your final solution
Allow you to gain access to any related material to your project eg products, environments.
You must record what you have done and why.
Use the following table to understand what potential grade of work you will produce. Try to aim for the top grade!
GREEN- Grades D-E
You have identified a client that does not necessarily have direct relevance to your chosen problem area. You have provided general details about them.
AMBER- Grades B-C
You have identified a client that has direct relevance to your chosen problem area. You have provided details of the client and can access mainly secondary research information about them.
PINK- Grades A*-A
You have identified a client that has direct relevance to your chosen problem area. You have provided details of the client and can access primary research information about them.