NCEA Level 2 Digital Information Practical

12DIP
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
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 102 v8 Consolidate keyboarding skills and produce accurate text based documents
1
I
3
U.S. 111 v9 Use a word processor to produce documents for a business or organisation
2
I
5
U.S. 5940 v10 Produce a presentation using a desktop presentation computer application
2
I
3
U.S. 12884 v8 Create electronic documents and manage a file for generic text and information management
2
I
3
U.S. 16678 v5 Key in text at 25 words per minute (wpm)
2
I
1
U.S. 29770 v1 Use the main features and functions of a spreadsheet application for a purpose
2
I
3
U.S. 29774 v1 Use the main features and functions of a desktop publishing application to create documents
2
I
3
U.S. 29777 v1 Use the main features and functions of a database application to create and test a database
2
I
3
Total Credits

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