Level 1 Digital Technology

11DTEC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss K. Long

This course enables students to extend their digital skills through exploring key Digital Technology areas to develop innovative outcomes.

Digital Media - students will implement basic procedures to produce a professional media outcome through coding a website using HTML and CSS and integrating other media from the Adobe Design Suite.

Programming – students will learn programming concepts and problem solving skills through developing a computer program to solve a problem using Javascript.

Human Computer Interaction - Throughout the year students will learn about Human Computer Interaction and how to apply these principles to their work.

Compression coding for different media types - Students will learn about compression coding and how this applies to their project work and every life. 


This course is all portfolio based and leads on to university entrance approved courses.


Pathway

Level 2 Computer Science, Level 2 Digital Technology

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

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


Recommended Prior Learning

Open entry but Year 10 Digital Technology is a definite advantage.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91880 v1 Digital Technologies 1.4 - Develop a digital media outcome
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91883 v1 Digital Technologies 1.7 - Develop a computer program
1
I
4
A.S. 91884 v1 Digital Technologies 1.8 - Use basic iterative processes to develop a digital outcome
1
I
6
Y
A.S. 91886 v1 Digital Technologies 1.10 - Demonstrate understanding of human computer interaction
1
E
3
Y
A.S. 91887 v1 Digital Technologies 1.11 - Demonstrate understanding of compression coding for a chosen media type
1
E
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Pathway Tags

Accountant, Accounts Officer, Advertising, Auditor, Biomedical Engineer, Business Analyst, Computer Support Technician, Contact Centre Worker, Data Entry Operator/Transcriptionist, Database/Systems Administrator, Electronics Engineer, Energy Auditor, Financial Adviser, Financial Dealer, Game Developer, Helpdesk/Support Technician, Information Technology Architect, Information and Communication Technology Manager, Loss Adjuster, Management Consultant, Manager Marketing, Mortgage Broker, Network Administrator, Network Engineer, Procurement Manager, Production Manager, Programmer, Real Estate Agent, Sales and Marketing, Software Architect, Systems Administrator, Telecommunications Engineer, Tertiary Lecturer, Test Analyst, Web Designer, Web Developer, Website Administrator, Debt Collector, Finance Manager, Payroll Officer, Actuary, Database


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