Level 1 Information Technologies

01ITC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr J. Enriquez

This course focuses on the creative and communication design aspects of digital technology. Both Achievement Standards and Unit Standards are taught. This replaced the 01CSM and 01DCT and it now rebranded as 01IT or Information Technologies. As a project based learning, students will learn the following:

  • Mobile and Web Development
  • Mobile game development
  • App development
  • Media outcome i.e. Online Magazine and Vlogs
  • Infographics i.e. designing online posters
  • Microsoft Office Skills 
  • Useful link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RVVZiG3FpvM

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


Course Overview

Term 1
Students will learn how to:
Use basic iterative and processes to develop a Web Design

AS 91884 1.8
6 credits Use basic iterative processes to develop a digital outcome.

Term 2
Students will learn how to:
Conceptualize, develop and create a completed web site

AS 91880 1.4
4 credits Develop a digital media outcome

Term 3
Students will learn how to:
Develop a chat bot or artificial intelligence using coding and programming languages such as Python

AS 91883 1.7
4 credits Develop a computer program

Term 4
Students will learn how to:
Design, analyze, describe and discuss a user experience through a graphical user interface.

AS 91886 1.10 3 credits
Demonstrate understanding of human computer interaction

Pathway

Level 2 Design Visual Communication, Level 2 Digital Technologies, Level 2 Information Technologies

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

8gb USB Memory Drive - or larger


Recommended Prior Learning

Open entry.


Credit Information

This course is approved for University Entrance.

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. 91883 v1 Digital Technologies 1.7 - Develop a computer program
1
I
4
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: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.

Pathway Tags

Computer Science, Communications, Digital Technology


Related Videos
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RVVZiG3FpvM
Useful Links