Level 1 Digital Technologies

1DGT
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Jefferson

Students will develop skills in using digital devices to solve real world problems. There are three main areas covered:
· digital information (use of tools such as databases to manage information)
· programming and computer science (understanding how digital devices work and how to control them)
· digital media (creating a website including some original content)


Pathway

Level 2 Digital Technologies

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 10 Digital Technologies is recommended


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91879 v1 Digital Technologies 1.3 - Develop a digital outcome to manage data
Assessments:
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1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91880 v1 Digital Technologies 1.4 - Develop a digital media outcome
Assessments:
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1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91883 v1 Digital Technologies 1.7 - Develop a computer program
Assessments:
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1
I
4
A.S. 91885 v1 Digital Technologies 1.9 - Demonstrate understanding of searching and sorting algorithms
Assessments:
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1
I
3
Y
A.S. 91887 v1 Digital Technologies 1.11 - Demonstrate understanding of compression coding for a chosen media type
Assessments:
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1
E
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.