Skills Categories Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Administration and Management of Network Systems The installation, maintenance and updating of computer equipment and software. Skills Requirements: Able to establish the performance requirements of a network Able to configure the equipment, updating hardware and software Able to establish and control safety procedures (access rights, passwords, etc) Able to diagnose network failure in an unknown environment Able to resolve anomalies and network operating failures Data Processing (Basic Course) The input and correction of data using Microsoft Access. Skills Requirements: Able to create a data entry form Able to create a data interrogation tool and print out the data Able to create and execute a new data request Desktop Publishing The creation and design of a graphical document to be printed out using computer and publishing software on the given concept. Skills Requirements: Able to set out the successive phases in coherence with the guidelines Able to enter the text, make the model from the sample, first-draft Able to search and select documents and images from the database Able to design the layout and enrich the document with texts, images and corrections Able to give specific treatment to text and images depending on modes and printing types Able to check the document and launch printing E-Sports This is an online game competition (eg. Hearthstone, Street Fighter, Starcraft). Skills Requirements: Able to analyse online game rules Able to handle a virtual game and deal with the options Able to identify their own strengths and weaknesses and those from the competitors Able to identify and apply an online game strategy Photography (Outdoor) The taking of photographs outside a studio, in an outdoor environment or in a building. Candidates must use technical skills and creativity on a given theme using a digital camera. Skills Requirements: Able to identify best shooting possibilities according to the given theme Able to proceed to technical adjustments and realisation of the shot Able to select the best photos in accordance with the guidelines Photography (Studio) The taking of photographs in an indoor studio environment, candidates must use technical skills and creativity on a given theme using a digital camera. Skills Requirements: Able to arrange a model and freely create a scenography according to the guidelines Able to proceed to technical adjustments and do the photo shooting Able to manage the photo editing with dedicated software. Poster Design The design of a poster including text and design forms in colour on a given theme using a computer. Skills Requirements: Able to analyse a given theme, define a concept, an idea and design a poster accordingly Able to manage the software: Windows-based Adobe, Photoshop CS5, Illustrator CS5 Able to realise a layout with text, colours, illustrations Word Processing The typing of a document according to a given Microsoft Word sample. Skills Requirements: Able to create and modify a MS-word document Able to manage Microsoft Word Software (2007 or last update) Able to choose and apply font style, paragraph formats and layout functions Able to insert images, diagrams, tables and adjust to format Able to insert bookmarks and hypertext links Craft Painting and Decoration The decoration of a picture using watercolour and oil painting only respecting the given theme. Skills Requirements: Able to interpret a model, know how to reproduce it through painting Able to master water and oil painting techniques Able to master the products, colours, proportions and use of specific tools Able to control and adjust its work Pottery The realization of handmade pottery using the provided materials and respecting the imposed drawing. Skills Requirements: Able to prepare the material, the clay Able to shape and turn the clay Able to adjust, modify, correct your work to respect the imposed model Able to put on the finishing touches and the decoration. Industry Bicycle Assembly The assembly of a bicycle according to given instructions and making adjustments to make it run properly Skills Requirements: Able to unpack methodically Able to analyse technical instructions Able to organise the work station properly Able to pre-assemble every spare part Able to ensure correct assembling Able to do security and operating adjustments Able to check the work done before giving it to the jury Disclaimer: The actual categories may be subjected to change when the final hosting country is finalised for Abilympics 2020.