Level 2 Digital Technology

DTC200
Course Description

Teacher to contact with questions: Mr D. Lang

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

Level 3 Digital Technology

Recommended Prior Learning

Open entry


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

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

Pathway Tags

Administration, Advertising and Marketing, Architecture, Construction, Creative Design, Culture and Heritage, Defence, Education, Engineering, Finance, Health, Information Technology, Infrastructure, Maintenance and Repair, Manufacturing, Property Services, Public Order and Safety, Retail, Telecommunications, Transport and Logistics, Writing and Publishing


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