Digital Technologies (Computing) NCEA Level 2



This subject leads to an approved UE course of study.


To have completed NCEA Level 1 Digital Technology or IGCSE Computer Programming or have permission from the Head of Faculty.

Course Description:

This course aims to extend student’s knowledge of our digitally driven world. Students will use HTML, CSS and other languages to plan, design and implement functioning websites for an existing or virtual stakeholder. They will use feedback to drive the development of their concept towards a final outcome. Students will gain a deeper understanding of networks, the web, digital content creation and how these technologies impact society. This subject can lead to tertiary studies and careers in such areas as graphic, game and web design, computer graphics and animation, computer programming, software engineering and I.T.

Achievement Standards:

291898Demonstrate understanding of a computer science concept3ExternalCompulsory
291893Use advanced techniques to develop a digital media outcome4InternalCompulsory
291896Use advanced programming techniques to develop a computer program6InternalCompulsory
291897Use advanced processes to develop a digital technologies outcome6InternalCompulsory

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