Level 3 Computer Studies Technology

13COM
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Smith

This course offers students the opportunity to learn skills in computing. The course prepares students for academic computing courses at University as well as for careers in technical computing roles.
Total credits: 20

You will learn to:
• develop understanding of concepts in computer science, including artificial intelligence and tractability
• develop your problem solving skills using the technology process
• create an advanced website using HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript
• plan and write a program with a graphical user interface using Object Oriented Programming concepts


Recommended Prior Learning Completed 12COM and have level 1 Literacy
Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91637 v4 Digital Technologies 3.46 - Develop a complex computer program for a specified task
3
I
6
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91636 v4 Digital Technologies 3.44 - Demonstrate understanding of areas of computer science
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91635 v4 Digital Technologies 3.43 - Implement complex procedures to produce a specified digital media outcome
3
I
4
Y
*
A.S. 91633 v4 Digital Technologies 3.41 - Implement complex procedures to develop a relational database embedded in a specified digital outcome
3
I
6
Y
*
Y
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 20

* 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: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.