Digital Technologies (Computing) NCEA Level 3
UE:This is an 'approved subject'for University Entrance
Background:To have completed NCEA Level 2 Digital Technologies or have permission from the Head of Faculty.
Course Description:The new Digital Technologies Achievement Standards are academically challenging, covering a range of topics that are important for producing fast, reliable, secure, large scale and easy-to-use software systems. Topics include web design, databases, user interface (UI) design, user experience (UX), digital media and more. Students would be expected to apply computational thinking towards a range of real-world situations for existing and/or future systems. 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.
|3||91617||Undertake a critique of a technological outcome’s design||4||External||Compulsory|
|3||91610||Develop a conceptual design considering fitness for purpose in the broadest sense||6||Internal||Compulsory|
|3||91611||Develop a prototype considering fitness for purpose in the broadest sense||6||Internal||Compulsory|
|3||91903||Use complex techniques to develop a digital media outcome||4||Internal||Compulsory|