Frequently Asked Questions
What is MooICT?
Moo ICT is an education website for students learning computing either in school, college or university. We create fun little tutorials that help understand programming in a practical and approachable way. We concentrate of creating fun little apps, games and gadgets that you can use and see your progress in.
Why teach computing?
Computing is huge subject and it needs to be explained easier than it has been and hopefully with some humor. Programming can seem to be very difficult and boring to a lot of people because it usually takes a while for you to feel like a professional however what we found is if you create small programs that can give you a boost of confidence in trying out new and bigger projects.
Which levels are covered?
Starting from Level 2 to HND level computing are covered in this website. Not all units might be present however a lot of detailed between units are often similar so do your research.
Why not cover level 1?
Level 1 computing is explained very well in schools and college. Level 1 is a foundation + confidence building level which is best left in the hands of you tutors.
Which programming language can we learn here?
C#, Visual Basic, Java script, HTML5 and other languages will be taught here. Follow the instructions on the tutorial and download the project files.
Will be the final project files be uploaded?
Yes. Each tutorial will have their own respected files included.
How do I use the tutorials?
Each tutorial is presented in a embedded format. There is a next and previous page button on the bottom of the embedded object. You can zoom in and out of the page too if required. We also have updated the embedded tutorials where you can simply scroll down the tutorials without clicking on the next and previous buttons.
Where is the full code for the projects?
There is a page number is presented on bottom of the tutorials. You can go on page 2 for the full code of the project. The code if presented in appropriate format to help you understand. Most of the tutorial have the code given in the tutorials page but some of our more detailed tutorials will have a separate page for the full codes embedded into the website.
Is there anything to buy?
Nope. There is nothing to buy from this website. All the tutorials and information provided are free. We may support ads to help us with the domain and server costs.
Why aren’t there any video tutorials for the projects?
We are working on video tutorials however it was our preference to create the text based tutorials which is more accessible to schools, colleges and university students.
Why does my browser gets really slow loading the tutorials?
We use a custom PDF viewer on site, its based on the Mozilla PDF.JS framework. Sometimes it can be slower in other browsers but 99% of the time it works fine. However if you are experiencing lags on the tutorial, use Mozilla FireFox browser to view the tutorials.