02ITC

Level 2 Information Technologies

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr J. Enriquez

02ITC or Information Technologies. In this subject, you will learn advanced programming and the computer science aspects of Digital Technologies. It is also aligned with the Ministry of Education and NZQA’s Hangarau Matihiko.  17+ credits of UE subjects are offered.

You will learn and understand the advanced nature of computational thinking and applying appropriate skills such as decomposition, abstraction, pattern recognition, algorithms, logic, and evaluation.

You will be provided with a culturally relevant, flexible and inclusive learning opportunities. This is a project-based and industry connected learning that includes:

  • Advanced Computer Science 
  • Advanced Programming Techniques
  • Advanced Web Development
  • Native Game Design and Development
  • Advanced Computer systems
  • Advanced Computer Conventions
  • Communication protocols
  • Cybersecurity
  • Advanced Techniques for Digital Outcome
  • Game Design
  • Data representation
  • Useful link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RVVZiG3FpvM

Note: The course will be designed around individual students interests and strength.

Course Overview

Term 1
Students will learn how to conduct proper research and to come up with a digital proposal such as mobile apps, web design, game development and other digital media outcomes.

AS 91890 2.1 v 1
6 credits Conduct an inquiry to propose a digital technologies outcome

Term 2
Students will learn advanced techniques such as web development, animation, slide shows and other dynamic online contents for both web and mobile platforms.

AS 91893 2.4 v 1
4 credits Use advanced techniques to develop a digital media outcome

Term 3
Student will learn how to use advanced programming techniques to develop a computer program

A.S. 91896 v 1
6 credits

Term 4
Student will demonstrate and articulate the digital media outcome they have previously created.
A practice exam will be given to provide the students the best chance of achieving.

AS 91899 External 3 credits UE Literacy
Present a summary of developing a digital outcome

Recommended Prior Learning

01ITC Level 1 Information Technology/ 01DTE Digital Technology  

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

64 Gb USB Memory Drive or larger

Pathway

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91890 v1
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 2.1 - Conduct an inquiry to propose a digital technologies outcome
6
6
6
6
6
6
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91893 v1
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 2.4 - Use advanced techniques to develop a digital media outcome
4
4
4
4
4
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91896 v1
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 2.7 - Use advanced programming techniques to develop a computer program
6
6
6
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91899 v1
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 2.10 - Present a summary of developing a digital outcome
3
3
3
3
3
3
Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 19
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 9
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

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