Year 12 Digital Technology

DIGI201
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss K. Carnihan

Who is this subject intended for:
Anyone who has a passion for developing digital outcomes, computer programming or has passed Level 1 Digital Technologies. Good literacy skills are recommended to successfully complete this course. This course is challenging and the workload has the potential to be high.

What you will learn in this subject:
The aim of this course is to build on skills learnt at level one in computer science, programming and web design. 

Students have the choice to focus on programming and computer science or media and design at this level. 

The key concepts covered in this course are - Computer Science, Digital Design, Media Outcomes and computer programming. A substantial project will be completed as part of the course learning. The context is focused on developing a Digital Media or Programming solution. Electronics may be an option depending on student interest. 

Where this subject will lead:
Digital Technologies Level 3.
Studying digital technologies will enhance your career opportunities in the future. For those interested in a Computer Science career it will help you to develop your specialist knowledge.


Pathway

Year 13 Digital Technology

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

As part of this course you will be recommended to use code avengers for Programming and Web Design- $15


Recommended Prior Learning

What you need to be able to do and know to achieve in this subject:
Good literacy skills are required to successfully complete this course. This course is challenging and the workload has the potential to be high. Students will need to have an interest in Computer Science, Digital Design and Programming.