Level 1 Computer Studies for Business

11CSB
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Smith

Delivering the Digital Technologies curriculum.
This course offers students the opportunity to learn skills in the information area of computing, particularly those skills applicable in a business environment. The content learned forms the foundation for curses at levels 2 and 3. The course is based on unit standards, with the option of achievement standards for selected students.
Total credits: up to 24, depending on pathway chosen.

You will learn to:
• create text that is fit for the purpose and intended audience
• develop your numeracy skills using spreadsheet formulae and graphs
• develop your problem solving skills using the technology process
• apply design principles and formatting techniques as appropriate to the outcome
• apply a set of techniques to produce a digital media outcome that meets specifications


Pathway

Level 2 Computer Studies for Business

Recommended Prior Learning Open Entry
Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 18758 v5 Find information using the Internet
1
I
2
U.S. 18743 v5 Produce a spreadsheet from instructions using supplied data
1
I
2
U.S. 2792 v8 Produce simple desktop published documents using templates
1
I
2
U.S. 2780 v8 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of a personal computer system
1
I
3
U.S. 107 v7 Apply text processing skills to produce communications in a business or organisational context
2
I
5
U.S. 102 v7 Consolidate keyboarding skills and produce accurate text based documents
1
I
3
U.S. 101 v7 Develop and use keyboarding skills to enter text
1
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.