DGT2

Level 2 Digital Technology

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: D. Dewhurst

Students first develop an advanced website designed to support the elderly in using modern technologies. The website has to contain original media and satisfy the range of heuristic functions explored the previous year. This process is started by exploring and analysing a range of existing outcomes associated with the issue. This    project will take two terms as technological practice and advanced procedures must be demonstrated.


Subject Overview

Term 1
Develop a prototype responsive website with original content for a specific audience

Term 2
Use advanced techniques when developing a technological outcome

Term 3
Use advanced programming techniques to develop a program

Term 4
Present a summary of developing a digital outcome

Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$30 course consumables, licensing software, stakeholder costs, electronics components and resources.

Entry Guidelines

An understanding of programming and markup languages. Familiarity with following technology practice in the development of web based digital outcomes.

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91891 v1
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 2.2 - Apply conventions to develop a design for a digital technologies outcome

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91893 v1
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 2.4 - Use advanced techniques to develop a digital media outcome
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91896 v1
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 2.7 - Use advanced programming techniques to develop a computer program
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91899 v1
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 2.10 - Present a summary of developing a digital outcome

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 16
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 6
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0

Disclaimer

An individual course will only run if sufficient students are accepted into the course.