DTC200

Level 2 Digital Technology

Course Description

This course follows on from the Level One course. It will provide training and the opportunity to gain credits in a range of assessments taken from the key modules in the digital technologies matrix. Some work will be essentially project based. There is no access to computer games.

Provisionally, topics covered will include: databases, web page design/layout, animation, presentations, computer systems and multimedia production, Computer Aided Design (CAD) and 3D printing.

The course will be divided into 4, one Term modules, each module will have independent content.


Pathway

Recommended Prior Learning

Open entry

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 2783 v8
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of the components of personal computer systems
3
3
3
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 2784 v8
NZQA Info
Create and use a computer spreadsheet to solve a problem
3
3
3
3
3
3
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91356 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 2.3 - Develop a conceptual design for an outcome
6
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. 91357 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 2.4 - Undertake effective development to make and trial a prototype
6
6
6
6
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 18
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0