Level 1 Computer Studies

11COM
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Smith

Delivering the digital technology curriculum.

This course offers students the opportunity to learn skills in the area of computing, including programming, web development and computer science. The content covered forms the foundation for the course at levels 2 and 3.

You will learn to:
• create media outcomes using interactive processes
• create computer programs in Javascript
• learn and practically apply concepts in computer science such as algorithms and Human Computer Interaction
• create a simple website using HTML5 and CSS3


Pathway

Level 2 Computer Studies

Recommended Prior Learning Open Entry
Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91887 v1 Digital Technologies 1.11 - Demonstrate understanding of compression coding for a chosen media type
1
E
3
Y
A.S. 91886 v1 Digital Technologies 1.10 - Demonstrate understanding of human computer interaction
1
E
3
Y
A.S. 91883 v1 Digital Technologies 1.7 - Develop a computer program
1
I
4
A.S. 91880 v1 Digital Technologies 1.4 - Develop a digital media outcome
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91879 v1 Digital Technologies 1.3 - Develop a digital outcome to manage data
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91878 v1 Digital Technologies 1.2 - Develop a design for a digital outcome
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 91877 v1 Digital Technologies 1.1 - Develop a proposal for a digital outcome
1
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.