Level 1 Computer Studies

11COM
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Moffitt

This course offers Unit Standard assessments. It is designed to give students a general grounding in a range of computer applications and their practical application in the workplace. Common topics covered are spreadsheets, databases, presentations, webpages, desktop publishing and basic computer programming.  These help a student learn and demonstrate the skills required for using computers at home, work or any community setting. Students may do some or all of the standards on offer and there is an opportunity to advance onto Level Two assessments if a student is showing strength in a certain area.


Course Overview

Term 1
This course is built around independent learning programs to suit the needs, abilities and prior knowledge of students. This means there is no set program for topic order; it will be designed to suit the interest and needs of the students.

Pathway

Level 2 Computing

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


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 2792 v8 Produce simple desktop published documents using templates
1
I
2
U.S. 5946 v8 Use computer technology to create and deliver a presentation from given content
1
I
3
U.S. 18734 v6 Create a web page using a template
1
I
2
U.S. 18739 v6 Create and use simple command sequences in a computer language
1
I
2
U.S. 18743 v5 Produce a spreadsheet from instructions using supplied data
1
I
2
U.S. 25659 v3 Create a web page using a mark-up language with a text editor
1
I
2
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.

Pathway Tags

Receptionist, Information Technology Helpdesk/Support Technician, Personal Assistant, Early Childhood Teacher, Storeperson, Packhouse Worker, Software Developer, Graphic Designer


Disclaimer

this information may vary