NCEA Level 1 Digital Information Technology

11DIT
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: B. Molyneux

Content/Skills:

It is important that we produce those who both use and understand technology. To that end this course blends Programing, and the use, understanding and development of common workplace tools such as the ubiquitous spreadsheet and database applications. The emphasis is on problem solving and fitness for purpose.

  • Digital Information - word processing, spreadsheets, database development;
  • Digital Media - digital image manipulation, desktop publishing;
  • Programing - website development and coding with Python; and
  • Planning and designing digital solutions that are fit for purpose.

Content will vary depending on cohort.  Course will be tailored to group interests.

This course leads to a University Entrance approved subject.


Pathway

NCEA Level 2 Digital Information Technology

Recommended Prior Learning

Students must have studied Digital Technology at Year 10 and passed both assessments therein. 

This course needs to be taken if you intend continuing with this subject at Level 2 (Year 12).


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91877 v1 Digital Technologies 1.1 - Develop a proposal for a digital outcome
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 91878 v1 Digital Technologies 1.2 - Develop a design for a digital outcome
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 91879 v1 Digital Technologies 1.3 - Develop a digital outcome to manage data
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91880 v1 Digital Technologies 1.4 - Develop a digital media outcome
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91883 v1 Digital Technologies 1.7 - Develop a computer program
1
I
4
A.S. 91886 v1 Digital Technologies 1.10 - Demonstrate understanding of human computer interaction
1
E
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

Pathway Tags

Accountant, Accounts Officer, Advertising, Auditor, Biomedical Engineer, Business Analyst, Computer Support Technician, Contact Centre Worker, Data Entry Operator/Transcriptionist, Database/Systems Administrator, Electronics Engineer, Energy Auditor, Financial Adviser, Financial Dealer, Game Developer, Helpdesk/Support Technician, Information Technology Architect, Information and Communication Technology Manager, Loss Adjuster, Management Consultant, Manager Marketing, Mortgage Broker, Network Administrator, Network Engineer, Procurement Manager, Production Manager, Programmer, Real Estate Agent, Sales and Marketing, Software Architect, Systems Administrator, Telecommunications Engineer, Tertiary Lecturer, Test Analyst, Web Designer, Web Developer, Website Administrator


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.