Level 1 Digital Technologies

11DTA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms O. Liddle

The course will include a range of computer programming, webpage design and general computing skills. Programs used will include Brackets for HTML/CSS, Visual Studio C# and Adobe Photoshop.  Major topics covered will be web design, web development and computer programming, with an external exam focusing on the Human Computer Interactions; in respect to good usability heuristics.


Course Overview

Term 1
Analysing website design and usability of interfaces
Website Design
Web Development using HTML and CSS

Term 2
Web Development using HTML and CSS to style the website

Term 3
Computer Programming using Visual Studio using C#(sharp)
Iterative processes methodology
Human Computer Interactions theory

Term 4
Computer Programming using Visual Studio using C#(sharp)
Iterative processes methodology

Pathway

Level 2 Computer Science, Level 2 Digital Media

Equipment/Stationery

Earphones with 3.5 mm 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

It is advantages to have the use of a computer, which can support Visual Studio installation, to work on from home.


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. 91878 v1 Digital Technologies 1.2 - Develop a design for a digital outcome
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 91880 v1 Digital Technologies 1.4 - Develop a digital media outcome
1
I
4
Y
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
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.

Pathway Tags

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


Disclaimer

this information may vary