Year 10 Digital Technology

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss K. Long.

This course explores a range of digital topics allowing students to design and develop their digital projects. They’ll develop practical computer skills through hands-on projects. 

Some of the topics covered include:

• Programming with Game Lab
• Virtual Reality
• Video editing
• Web development
• Image manipulation with Photoshop
• 3D modelling
• Computer Science concepts

To look in more detail at what the course involves have a look at our website - https://sites.google.com/hvhs.school.nz/technology/DTEC/10DTEC

This course is highly recommended for students wishing to study Year 11 Digital Technology and/ or Computer Science in Year 12. 

Examples of student work from the WebVR project (use the arrow keys and mouse to look around and turn sound on)

The Moon Landing


The Farm

The Maze

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$20.00 for classroom materials.
We are grateful to families making voluntary payments to assist with course specific costs.


This course leads to level 1 Digital Technology. At years 12 and 13 the Digital Technology course splits into Computer Science and Digital Technology. The Computer Science course focuses on programming, networking & computer science concepts. Whereas Digital Technology focuses more on digital media, Web development, 3D modelling
& Virtual Reality.

Career Pathways