Year 13 Digital Technology
Teacher in Charge: D. Tennent
This course develops a range of specialties based on knowledge gained from both the Year 11 and 12 Courses.
It consists of a year long project involving inquiry, proposal, design, development and reflection on their choice of digital outcome.
There are three internally assessed achievement standards and one externally assessed standard. The external is essential to achieve course endorsement. This course provides the opportunity to gain credits towards the literacy and numeracy requirements for University Entrance.
Software used: Brackets, Notepad++, Microsoft Office 365 suite, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
1 x Clearfile (20 page), A3 spiral bound visual diary, $5 Print Credit
Recommended Prior Learning
You need to have studied year 12 Digital Technology. Students who have not completed Year 12 DTC can apply to the HOD or Miss Tennent for placement into the Year 13 DTC course and ill need to demonstrate sufficient skill/commitment to be accepted.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 20
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
Accountant, Accounts Officer, Auditor, Debt Collector, Finance Manager, Financial Adviser, Financial Dealer, Payroll Officer, Mortgage Broker, Actuary, Energy Auditor, Real Estate Agent, Business Analyst, Computer Support Technician, Database/Systems Administrator, Game Developer, Information and Communication Technology Manager, Network Engineer, Programmer, Software Architect, Test Analyst, Web Designer, Web Developer, Website Administrator, Telecommunications Engineer, Administration Officer, Contact Centre Worker, Customs/Freight Broker, Data Entry Operator/Transcriptionist, Office Manager, Personal Assistant, Receptionist, Records Adviser, Secretary, Animator, Artist, Photographer, Artistic Director, Teaching, Illustrator, Product Design, Fashion Design, Textiles, Architect, Interior Design, Video Game Design, Web Design, Film and Video Editor, Information Systems, Engineer, Software Developer, Small Business Owner, Website Developer, Website Manage, Research and Development, Product and Support, E-Comme,