Level 2 Computer Studies

12COM
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Smith

This course offers students the opportunity to learn skills in computing. The content covered forms the foundation for level 3 computing.
Total credits: 18

You will learn to:
• develop understanding of concepts in computer science, including encryption and compression algorithms
• develop your problem solving skills using the technology process
• create an advanced website using HTML5 and CSS3
• plan and code a complex procedural programme using the Javascript programming language


Pathway

Level 3 Computer Studies Technology

Recommended Prior Learning Completed 11COM and have level 1 Literacy
Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91373 v5 Digital Technologies 2.46 - Construct an advanced computer program for a specified task
2
I
3
A.S. 91372 v5 Digital Technologies 2.45 - Construct a plan for an advanced computer program for a specified task
2
I
3
A.S. 91371 v4 Digital Technologies 2.44 - Demonstrate understanding of advanced concepts from computer science
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91370 v5 Digital Technologies 2.43 - Implement advanced procedures to produce a specified digital media outcome
2
I
4
A.S. 91369 v5 Digital Technologies 2.42 - Demonstrate understanding of advanced concepts of digital media
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.