Level 3 Digital Technology

13DIGT
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms R. Hay

This course provides opportunities for students to further explore skills and knowledge in design, coding, and website/app development to produce a digital solution for an identified purpose. Computer science concepts will be investigated and applied to the development of students’ own projects across a range of contexts. This learning will be consolidated into a portfolio of technological practice including research, end user consultation, evaluation, and refinement of design ideas.

The standards offered in this course may be altered at the discretion of the Head of Department.


Recommended Prior Learning

12 credits in Level 2 Digital Technology or approval from the HOD/TIC. 


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91617 v3 Generic Technology 3.10 - Undertake a critique of a technological outcome's design
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91901 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 3.2 - Apply user experience methodologies to develop a design for a digital technologies outcome
3
I
3
Y
A.S. 91903 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 3.4 - Use complex techniques to develop a digital media outcome
3
I
4
A.S. 91907 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 3.8 - Use complex processes to develop a digital technologies outcome
3
I
6
A.S. 91909 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 3.10 - Present a reflective analysis of developing a digital outcome
3
E
3
Y
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 4

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.

Pathway Tags

Animator, Application Developer, Computer Scientist, Computer Systems Analyst, Database Developer, Game Developer, Graphic Designer, IT Manager, Information Security Analyst, Multimedia Designer, Programmer, Software Developer/Engineer, Systems Administrator, User Experience Designer, Web Developer/Designer


Disclaimer

Courses will only run based on minimum entries

Selecting a course does not guarantee entry into this course

You may apply for an exemption if you do not meet the prerequisites of a course or if the course requires this for entry

Standards offered can be altered at the discretion of the HOF or HOD of the Department

Some standards in NCEA courses might be optional depending on student strengths