12DIP

NCEA Level 2 Digital Information Practical

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: B. Molyneux

Content/Skills:

  • Keyboarding;
  • Computer functions;
  • Practical computer skills in word processing, desktop publishing, spreadsheets and presentations; and
  • Internet.

Content will vary depending on cohort abilities and interests.

This course does not lead to a University Entrance approved subject.


Recommended Prior Learning

11 DIP or by agreement with HOD. 

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 24 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 102 v7
NZQA Info
Consolidate keyboarding skills and produce accurate text based documents
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 111 v8
NZQA Info
Use a word processor to produce documents for a business or organisation
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 5940 v10
NZQA Info
Produce a presentation using a desktop presentation computer application
3
3
3
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 12884 v7
NZQA Info
Create electronic documents and manage a file for generic text and information management
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 16678 v4
NZQA Info
Key in text at 25 words per minute (wpm)
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 1
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 29770 v1
NZQA Info
Use the main features and functions of a spreadsheet application for a purpose

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: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 29774 v1
NZQA Info
Use the main features and functions of a desktop publishing application to create documents

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: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 29777 v1
NZQA Info
Use the main features and functions of a database application to create and test a database

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: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 24
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0

Disclaimer

For NCEA Levels 1, 2 & 3 courses will be made up of a selection of the stated standards. This will happen at the beginning of the year with the assigned teacher.