Year 10 Digital Technology

10DTI
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms O. Liddle

Year 10 Digital Technology is a wide ranging and challenging course that will appeal to all creative high achieving students.  Students are introduced to subjects that lead directly into higher level computing courses at Secondary School and eventually into Tertiary subjects such as Computer Science, Information Systems and Media Designs.  It should also appeal to students who simply want to understand and use and use computers more effectively in their everyday life.

 A large proportion of this course is project based where students plan and create outcomes such as websites, print media and computer programs. 

Topics covered will include:

Digital photography and image editing in Photoshop

Desktop Publishing – layout and design processes

Short film, video editing

Web design and publishing of websites

Introduction to Programming – Python 

Internet research and referencing

Creating spreadsheets - Excel

 


Pathway

Level 1 Digital Technologies

Equipment/Stationery

Ear phones with a 3.5mm Audio jack
Example: https://www.noelleeming.co.nz/shop/audio/headphones-earphones/wired-earphones/sony-mdre9lpb-in-ear-headphones-black/prod111362.html?gclsrc=aw.ds&&gclid=EAIaIQobChMI8LrQl_fN6wIVSHZgCh3b9gN_EAQYAiABEgISk_D_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds


Pathway Tags

Animator/Digital Artist, Mechanical Engineering Technician, Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Software Developer, Sound Technician, Electronics Engineer, Biomedical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Graphic Designer, Telecommunications Engineer, Information Technology Helpdesk/Support Technician, Systems Administrator, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Information Technology Architect, Game Developer, Project Manager, User Experience Designer, Test Analyst, Network Administrator, Penetration Tester, Security Consultant, Data Analyst, Scrum Master


Disclaimer

this information may vary