Level 2 Computer Science

12CSC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms O. Liddle

The course is designed to provide students with a high level of fluency in computer programming, interface design and computer science theory, which looks at the development and use of artificial intelligence. All these topics will be explored through computer programming using the C# language and project management skills.


Course Overview

Term 1
Conduct an inquiry to propose a digital technologies outcome
Program Skills using Visual Studio C# (C sharp) and GitHub

Term 2
Project Management techniques
Program Skills using Visual Studio C# (C sharp) and GitHub
Use advanced programming techniques and processes to develop a computer programming

Term 3
Use advanced programming techniques and processes to develop a computer programming
Theory of computer science; focusing on artificial intelligence

Term 4
Use advanced programming techniques and processes to develop a computer programming
Theory of computer science; focusing on artificial intelligence

Pathway

Level 3 Computer Science

Equipment/Stationery

Earphones with 3.5 mm audio jack
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It is advantages to have the use of a computer, which can support Visual Studio installation, to work on from home.


Recommended Prior Learning

Knowledge of computer programming is recommended but students can take this course if they have strong problem-solving skills and logical thinkers. If you have not taken 11DTA, you need approval from the teacher in charge to ensure this is a suitable course.


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. 91890 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 2.1 - Conduct an inquiry to propose a digital technologies outcome
2
I
6
Y
A.S. 91896 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 2.7 - Use advanced programming techniques to develop a computer program
2
I
6
A.S. 91897 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 2.8 - Use advanced processes to develop a digital technologies outcome
2
I
6
A.S. 91898 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 2.9 - Demonstrate understanding of a computer science concept
2
E
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

Pathway Tags

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


Disclaimer

this information may vary