Level 3 Digital Technology

DTC300
Course Description

Teacher to contact with questions: Mr D. Lang

In Digital Technology at this level, students will build upon their previous experiences in preparation for media industries, business, design, administration or tertiary studies.
The majority of the course content will be project-based and self-directed.

This course includes learning in: Business documentation and advanced data management techniques, Drone programming, 3D modelling and 3D printing.

Digital Technology is a UE accredited subject, so is a pathway to any study at tertiary level (including university).

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


Recommended Prior Learning

Open entry


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 108 v8 Apply text processing skills to produce business documents
3
I
5
U.S. 112 v9 Produce business or organisational information using word processing functions
3
I
5
A.S. 91610 v3 Generic Technology 3.3 - Develop a conceptual design considering fitness for purpose in the broadest sense
3
I
6
Y
*
A.S. 91611 v3 Generic Technology 3.4 - Develop a prototype considering fitness for purpose in the broadest sense
3
I
6
Y
*
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 12

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 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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