Level 1 Digital Technology - Semester A

1DGTA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr H. Carr

Students will have an introduction to programming which involves the Python programming language, algorithms and databases/web development.

It is intended for students who may be interested in a career in software engineering or an enjoyment of mathematics or logical problem solving. 


Course Overview

Term 1
Programming in Python

Introduction to algorithms

Term 2
HTML and web development

Pathway

Level 2 Digital Technology - Semester B

You can take Level 2 Digital Technology in the same year as Level 1 Digital Technology providing you pass Semester A Level 1 Digital Technology.

Recommended Prior Learning

Achievement at the expected curriculum level in Year 10 Technology, or with HOF approval.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91880 v1 Digital Technologies 1.4 - Develop a digital media outcome
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91883 v1 Digital Technologies 1.7 - Develop a computer program
1
I
4
A.S. 91885 v1 Digital Technologies 1.9 - Demonstrate understanding of searching and sorting algorithms
1
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 11 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 11 credits.

Disclaimer

Course selection will depend on the option lines and student numbers. There is no guarantee that the courses you select now will all be available for you in 2021.