12CSB

Level 2 Computer Studies for Business

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Smith

This course offers students the opportunity to learn skills in the information area of computing, particularly those skills applicable in a business environment. The course is based on unit standards, with the option of achievement standards for selected students.
This course continues on from 11CSB, although completing 11CSB is NOT a pre-requisite for this course.
Total credits: Up to 24, depending on pathway chosen.

You will learn to:
• extend your skills in word processing, design and spreadsheets
• understand a computer system
• use a problem solving process to produce an appropriate solution
• develop your problem solving skills using the technology process
• learn about information systems


Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 28 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 28 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 12887 v7
NZQA Info
Integrate text and images and manage multiple files for generic text and information management
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 5940 v9
NZQA Info
Produce a presentation using a desktop presentation computer application
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. 3488 v6
NZQA Info
Write business correspondence for a workplace
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 2788 v9
NZQA Info
Produce desktop published documents to meet a set brief
5
5
5
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
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
U.S. 2781 v10
NZQA Info
Manage and protect data in a personal computer
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
U.S. 111 v8
NZQA Info
Use a word processor to produce documents for a business or organisation
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 28
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0