13DTC

Year 13 Digital Technology

Course Description

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
Code: HTML, CSS, JavaScript


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.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91610 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 3.3 - Develop a conceptual design considering fitness for purpose in the broadest sense
6
6
6
6
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91617 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 3.10 - Undertake a critique of a technological outcome's design
4
4
4
Level: 3
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4w *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91633 v4
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies 3.41 - Implement complex procedures to develop a relational database embedded in a specified digital outcome
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91635 v4
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies 3.43 - Implement complex procedures to produce a specified digital media outcome
4
4
4
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 20
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4
TotalNumeracy Credits: 6

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.