BYODD useful information

 

BYODD 2019/2020.

 

  • The SCS Office has advised this minimum specification for machines:  LINK     
  • The College requires that a  proper notebook computer is purchased which meets this spec.
  • Parents are advised to read the document carefully and to find a retail outlet that can supply such a machine, bearing in mind the recommendations regarding warranty and repairs.
  • The wireless system compatibility is especially important.

 

  • The SCS Portal for machine purchase was discontinued at the end of Term 2, 2017.

 

The information below applies for 2020 BYODD laptops

Yrs 7 and 10 mainly.

 

Software Information.

 

  • Microsoft Office 365 – This was free to Catholic School students over 13yrs old  earlier in 2020.

 

  • Adobe Creative Cloud - this is now supplied to students via  a CEnet  username method. The total number of licenses has been ordered, these have being distributed to the students via a SCS/Adobe dashboard.
  • Link: Instructions

 

  • 2020 - Yrs 7, 8  and the yrs 10 and 11 Electives - in Art and TAS related subjects - have been assigned a licence, the Adobe application has been approved and the download link emailed to students.
  • The cost of these licences will be covered by the College for 2020